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Old 09-25-2013, 06:09 PM   #31
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Originally Posted by Yukon Escape View Post
I am sorry I did not ask for a strip of yellow over the front window on the outside.
Why? A trailer over 2 metres (80") wide (such as the Escape 19) needs width clearance lights on the front edges, and a tall enough trailer needs height clearance lights on the top of the front (and the Escape lights in the top front corners cover both requirements), but no trailer needs a wide-vehicle identification group of three lights in the front middle.

What would the strip be for? Maybe I've just misunderstood the description.

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Old 10-23-2013, 05:36 PM   #32
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Originally Posted by ice-breaker View Post
The standard 12V incandescent lights are fine, but are not nearly as energy efficient as the LED lights, which will greatly prolong the time required between battery charges. Many of those who like to camp off the grid will elect to switch out the lighting to LED's. If you always camp at sites with electrical services, having LED lighting is not as great an issue.
To add to this, the incandescent bulbs seem to dim over time where the LEDs don't.

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Old 10-23-2013, 08:18 PM   #33
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For anyone getting LED bulbs themselves, you might want to get a bulb and try it before you buy more. You may have one that is not as bright as the incandescents and you may not consider the LED to be sufficient for reading. On the other hand, you might have an LED that is incredibly bright.

Having some of both may also come in handy at times.
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Old 10-23-2013, 09:15 PM   #34
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