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Old 09-23-2014, 04:16 PM   #1
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Dinette lighting

After playing a game of cribbage every night for two weeks, and losing all but two games to my wife, we've found we have one thing in common. Neither of us can see the holes in the cribbage board.

Anyone have a lighting solution to illuminate the two-person dinette table in 17B?
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How about switching out the single for double LED lights or run 2 wires from the corner light along the top shelf and install a double under the shelf directly over the table.
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Glenn... Sounds like us! We found a small LED bar at Camping World that we put in the center of the shelf above the window.
Before that we used a couple small "clip on" lights that you find at Home Hardware.
Now that we use the big table at the other end it's easier... I managed to win 2 games last night!
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How about switching out the single for double LED lights or run 2 wires from the corner light along the top shelf and install a double under the shelf directly over the table.
Hoping somebody can identify the light that will fit under that shelf.
More light isn't required. Just light in the right place ( ie. middle of the table ).
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We found a small LED bar at Camping World
Remember any details? I'd have to order since we are not going to the U.S. any time soon or maybe ever, depending on travel medical insurance.
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Lighting is one thing that I haven't got to yet. The 19, in addition to lights under the shelves around the bed, has a double fixture over the center of the bed. We don't really need all the light over the bed. Yet the dinette has 3 surrounding lights under shelves but no light centered over the table

So, yes, for doing things like reading etc. there's a shortage of suitable light. I'm looking at removing the front under shelf light and replacing it with a light fixture on an arm, centered over the table. It's on my winter to-do list.

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Hoping somebody can identify the light that will fit under that shelf.
More light isn't required. Just light in the right place ( ie. middle of the table ).
Hi: gbaglo... Might be easier to pack in the cards... and play a game that doesn't require as much light!!! Alf
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Lighting is one thing that I haven't got to yet. The 19, in addition to lights under the shelves around the bed, has a double fixture over the center of the bed. We don't really need all the light over the bed. Yet the dinette has 3 surrounding lights under shelves but no light centered over the table

So, yes, for doing things like reading etc. there's a shortage of suitable light. I'm looking at removing the front under shelf light and replacing it with a light fixture on an arm, centered over the table. It's on my winter to-do list.

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Where are the 3 lights? In my 19 I had one centered over the dinette...which I added a night light to
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Never mind, rereading your post you indicate you want to move the light that is there out over the table...perhaps switching the single to a double may help you.
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I'm looking at removing the front under shelf light and replacing it with a light fixture on an arm, centered over the table. It's on my winter to-do list.

Ron
Light on arm would be perfect, or one with flexible, bendable arm that can be positioned. I have an AC version that I use for fly tying.
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