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24v lighting

Discussion in 'Lighting' started by ironman_jon, Oct 15, 2011.

  1. Oct 15, 2011 at 11:25 PM
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    ironman_jon

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    Does anyone know anything about 24v lighting I was given some trucklite 24v milspec lights and I have no idea what to do them. I think they would make good flood lights but I have no clue about electrical stuff. Let the brainstorm begin......:)
     
  2. Oct 15, 2011 at 11:55 PM
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    They will probably run on 12V but wont be as bright
     
  3. Oct 16, 2011 at 1:48 PM
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    so.......
     
  4. Oct 16, 2011 at 1:53 PM
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    Well what are you wanting to do with them?
     
  5. Oct 16, 2011 at 2:53 PM
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    I would like to convert them to floodlights for a light rack possibility however I don't know what I would need I checked other forums but they had limited information
     
  6. Oct 16, 2011 at 3:14 PM
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    I would like to convert them to floodlights for a light rack possibility however I don't know what I would need I checked other forums but they had limited information
     
  7. Oct 16, 2011 at 10:59 PM
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    Do they have removeable bulbs? Just swap the bulbs for the 12v version.
     
  8. Oct 17, 2011 at 2:11 AM
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    No they are self contained and sealed led lights
     
  9. Oct 17, 2011 at 2:23 AM
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    I would like to take one apart but after seeing the price tag on these things......ummm yeah
     
  10. Oct 17, 2011 at 3:23 AM
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    Have you tried hooking them up to 12v? They will likely come on like you were told in 1st reply. If not it wont hurt them, it isnt like applying 24v to a 12v light.

    If they work then all you need is wire, switch, and relay.
     
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