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Old 10-06-2011, 08:45 PM   #11
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Re: Additional LED Lighting

I'm too electrically challenged, or maybe too wired to handle a project this large.

I solved the in-cupboard lighting with the Sylvania Spot.It light. The one I got is about four inches long and turns on and off by swiping your hand against it. Runs on AA cells. I attached it with Velcro.

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Old 10-07-2011, 07:24 PM   #12
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What about a BRIGHT reading led light?
9 and / or 15 leds are not bright enough.
In the dark Geo
I have the LED lighting provided by Escape inside the trailer, and have no problem reading. Each fixture has a 15 LED panel, but if you need more check Harold Kroeker's post - LED Lighting Upgrade. He points out a 25 LED direct replacement for the 15 lamp panel.
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Old 10-08-2011, 01:21 AM   #13
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Re: Additional LED Lighting

Someone on here said that if you could change a light bulb, you could do the LED lighting yourself (instead of getting it from Escape.). Is there anything included in the $200 LED package besides the bulbs? Is that it?
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Old 10-14-2011, 03:38 PM   #14
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That certainly is a great idea for inside the cabinets. I may just steal that.
I AM gonna steal it! Great addition Jon
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Old 10-16-2011, 07:34 PM   #15
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Re: Additional LED Lighting

The only incadescent lights in or on our 19 are the license plate light, and the light over the stove.
We also have the extra signal and brake lights on each side of the rear window.

I am sorry we did not get running lights over the front window.

We have the 12volt battery and this will carry me for at least a week.

On my last trip I run the furnace full time, night and day (Minus weather) and the fridge.

I also run the stove hood fan when the stove is on.

I had lots of battery left.

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Old 10-16-2011, 09:00 PM   #16
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Why running lights over the front window?

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Old 10-16-2011, 10:39 PM   #17
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Re: Additional LED Lighting

Baglo;
My tow vehicle recently purchased is a Dodge Laramie Longhorn.

The higth of the 19 is a cuople of feet hiher than the cab of the truck.

You might call it decoration, I think o f it as "See and be seen". Much the same as the tractor trailer units on the highway.

Right now with the extra lites on the rear of the trailer I have been told it looks like a christmas tree, people see it.

I drive with all the lights on all the time day and night.

The runninig liights on the side are just noticeable, and get muddy real quick on our roads, as do low mounted lights.
I noticed this on my last trip into the boonies.

Lights mounted high so far have been clear of dust and dirt, to say nothing of mud.

When I came back from the last trip it cost me twenty bucks in a car wash.

Then there is the pure vanity of it, be noticed.

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Old 10-17-2011, 12:23 AM   #19
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For LED lights look at www.superbrightleds.com I have bought some lights from them.
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Old 02-15-2012, 04:42 PM   #20
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Re: Additional LED Lighting

Jon;
Have you had any prblems with the tape holding the LEDs in place? I just got a roll of the LEDs today and will, as soon as the weather warms up a bit, run a strip under our awning.

Second questions: I see wires running into the 'fridge vent. Is that where you are drawing power? We had Reace install an interior switch for the outside lights, so I'm thinking of powering the lights from the same circuit, making them switch-able.

Thanks;
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