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Old 06-28-2013, 07:32 PM   #1
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Question lighting up my back bed

need a low cost easy installation product.
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Old 06-29-2013, 12:30 AM   #2
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What's your range for low cost? What do you consider easy? I think running some led strips is easy and fairly low cost, but your opinion may differ.
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Old 06-29-2013, 08:06 AM   #3
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I suggest doing the LED strip lights. You can buy them inexpensively enough and they are easy to install. If you are looking for pure "light the bed" purposes, get a 5 meter long (16.4 feet) strip of the cool white 5050 SMD waterproof strips. ONLY get the strips that have the IP65 waterproofing. Anything else is junk. I install these bed lights all the time here in the shop, from white to red to blue. Even have a few ladies that want pink and purple. But remember that you cannot run the lights when on the road. Illegal.
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I suggest doing the LED strip lights. You can buy them inexpensively enough and they are easy to install. If you are looking for pure "light the bed" purposes, get a 5 meter long (16.4 feet) strip of the cool white 5050 SMD waterproof strips. ONLY get the strips that have the IP65 waterproofing. Anything else is junk. I install these bed lights all the time here in the shop, from white to red to blue. Even have a few ladies that want pink and purple. But remember that you cannot run the lights when on the road. Illegal.
It's illegal to run on the road?????
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It is illegal to run anything other than white while on the road, as far as bedlighting. Some people have said that a steady red is acceptable though. Perhaps it may be different if the bed has a topper on it, but open beds you risk getting a ticket.
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