DIY Home Improvement, Remodeling & Repair Forum > DIY Home Improvement > Electrical and Wiring > Puck lights




Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 10-10-2011, 10:31 AM  
jdsmith61
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: fort smith, arkansas
Posts: 5
Default Puck lights

I have some puck lights( round under the shelf type) in some kitchen cabinets that were there when we bought our house. They seem to omit a slight buzzing or humming sound. I assume it is from the transformer, is this normal or what could be causing it.



__________________

Last edited by jdsmith61; 10-10-2011 at 07:30 PM.
jdsmith61 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 10-11-2011, 09:06 PM  
JTGP
Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Orlando, Florida
Posts: 68
Default

Usually the transformer is not near by. could be coming from the transformer. Do you know what all is connected to the circuit that the puck lights are on?

1. Voltage drop could be causing it!
2. bad connection!
3. bad transformer!
4. To many electronic devices connected to the circuit!

__________________
JTGP is offline  
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 10-13-2011, 01:58 PM  
diane21
Banned
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: alaska, alaska
Posts: 5
Default

Puck lights are usually wired in series, so that a single switch will turn on an array of lights. Puck lights are small circular light fixtures containing small high-intensity bulbs. They are designed to fit neatly underneath shelves or cabinets so that they illuminate and highlight the objects underneath. They're widely used for curio displays, kitchen cabinets and bookcases.
LED Rope Light

__________________

Last edited by diane21; 10-14-2011 at 04:34 AM.
diane21 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply


Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter DIY Home Repair Forum Replies Last Post
flickering lights restez1963 Electrical and Wiring 14 07-10-2011 12:23 PM
Wiring 12 VAC puck lights higleydp Electrical and Wiring 3 01-20-2010 08:18 AM
Shop Lights croast Electrical and Wiring 2 02-20-2008 09:45 PM
No Lights Jed54 Electrical and Wiring 1 02-07-2008 11:06 PM
patio lights jdc50 Electrical and Wiring 1 03-08-2006 06:23 PM

Newest Threads

LATEST SPONSOR DEALS