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Don't block my light

Discussion in 'Lighting' started by Nick54, Mar 6, 2012.

  1. Mar 6, 2012 at 10:50 AM
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    Nick54

    Nick54 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I have a Grillcraft grill and am considering adding lights behind it. Some have said don't bother the grill will block almost all light. If you have a Grillcraft, chime in with your experience and what lights are working for you.
     
  2. Mar 6, 2012 at 10:53 AM
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    pudge151

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    i dont have lights behind my grill but i dont see THAT much light being blocked, tons of guys here run lights and no one complains.

    i like the look and plan to put some in sometime soon, and i think it beats buying a lightbar and risking getting your lights stolen
     
  3. Mar 6, 2012 at 11:29 AM
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    Good point about not getting then swiped, I'll keep watching fro someone who has lights and a Grillcraft to comment.
     
  4. Mar 6, 2012 at 12:16 PM
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    my friend just puts a tack on the nuts with a welder and when he wants them off he gets a dremel and cuts the weld, sounds like alot of time but better than lights being stolen,
     
  5. Mar 6, 2012 at 12:54 PM
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    I've got 2 7" kragens behind my Grillcraft mounted on the BDF 2nd Gen mount.
    If I pull up right next to a wall I can see the cross hatch design in the light pattern but you can ask the guys who were on the Cajun Yotas trip-They are pleanty bright.
     
  6. Mar 6, 2012 at 1:19 PM
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    I have it install behind the grill, and I can tell you that it dose block some of the light, so now I may be think about install HID light bar on the Grill, it will be get more out of it.
     
  7. Mar 6, 2012 at 1:21 PM
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    It will block a little bit of the light but not a whole lot.
     
  8. Mar 6, 2012 at 4:12 PM
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    Thanks everyone for your replys, I suppose i'll start looking for some lights.
     
  9. Mar 9, 2012 at 5:22 PM
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    my black magics shine through just fine and show no pattern of the grill what so ever :/

    i have the mx mesh grill craft not the slats.
     
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