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Need advice converting a Clamp Light

Discussion in 'Lighting' started by avenger619, Oct 9, 2014.

  1. Oct 9, 2014 at 1:02 PM
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    avenger619

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    Hi guys, I hope I have posted my question in the right location.

    Basically, I have searched online and could not find any help so I figured I ask you guys before I tried anything and fry my electronics.

    I have (2) of these Clamp lights which I purchased very cheaply at Home Depot.



    http://www.homedepot.com/p/HDX-150-Watt-Incandescent-Clamp-Light-CE-300PDQ/100354511

    I was wondering if I was able to use one as a under the hood work light? Unfortunately, it has a regular wall outlet plug and I wanted to know if I was able to splice the cable and either add battery claps cables or a cigarette plug.

    clamp light.jpg
     
  2. Oct 9, 2014 at 1:09 PM
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    TashcomerTexas

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    Just put a led strip under the hood, brighter and cooler
    Sounds like all that could get hot in there
     
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    :popcorn: I wanna see this thing blazing tonight.
     
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    Lol all Houston guys in here giving him advice
     
  8. Oct 9, 2014 at 1:34 PM
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  9. Oct 9, 2014 at 1:44 PM
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    Or even better, here is an idea

    Could I add a cigarette female plug to my auxiliary fuse box under my hood?
     
  10. Oct 9, 2014 at 1:49 PM
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