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POWERLITE UPGRADE ROUGH DRAFTING #2

POWERLITE UPGRADE ROUGH DRAFTING #2

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Top left is an overview of what it will probably look like when all is said and done. Same with the top right.

Bottom Pic is showing where the socket bracket will mount.

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Oct 13, 2019 at 03:23 PM Author: Fluorescent05
Isn't this 70 watt psmh?

Don't be fooLED, T8 IS the worst thing to do to a magnetic T12 fixture.

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Oct 13, 2019 at 03:25 PM Author: fluorescent lover 40

Isn't this 70 watt psmh?

Yes, it is 70w PSMH (assuming if he doesn't want to overdrive the lamp lol).

Good quality things are awesome. Cheaply made things are not.

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Oct 13, 2019 at 03:29 PM Author: Fluorescent05

Yes, it is 70w PSMH (assuming if he doesn't want to overdrive the lamp lol).

He said there would be an ignitor in the other pic.

Don't be fooLED, T8 IS the worst thing to do to a magnetic T12 fixture.

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Oct 13, 2019 at 03:30 PM Author: HomeBrewLamps
The ballast in the picture is a 100 watt PSMH ballast which I am using as a "template"

I'm hoping to obtain a 70 watt psmh ballast soon. I will install a toggle switch so I can disconnect the ignitor easily.

It will be a dual 100 watt MV/70w PSMH fixture. And it'll likely run mv alot more than MH. But I like to have a choice between the two.

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Oct 13, 2019 at 03:33 PM Author: fluorescent lover 40

The ballast in the picture is a 100 watt PSMH ballast which I am using as a "template"

I'm hoping to obtain a 70 watt psmh ballast soon. I will install a toggle switch so I can disconnect the ignitor easily.

It will be a dual 100 watt MV/70w PSMH fixture.

Ok, gotcha! Hope you find one! It'd be great seeing this work again. Where are you going to mount the toggle switch? Or are you just going to let it "float"?

Good quality things are awesome. Cheaply made things are not.

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Oct 13, 2019 at 03:36 PM Author: HomeBrewLamps

Ok, gotcha! Hope you find one! It'd be great seeing this work again. Where are you going to mount the toggle switch? Or are you just going to let it "float"?

I'm still trying to figure that out.... I also want to put a fuse in there.... Maybe I will modify a ballast mounting bracket and drill a couple holes in it. Maybe put an LED indicator in too just for shits N giggles.


And yes I wanna get this working way better than it did originally...

It'll be the fancy version of a powerlight.

Also debating weather or not a cooling fan would be a good addition...

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Oct 13, 2019 at 04:29 PM Author: Fluorescent05

I'm still trying to figure that out.... I also want to put a fuse in there.... Maybe I will modify a ballast mounting bracket and drill a couple holes in it. Maybe put an LED indicator in too just for shits N giggles.


And yes I wanna get this working way better than it did originally...

It'll be the fancy version of a powerlight.

Also debating weather or not a cooling fan would be a good addition...

Also, why the 2 incandescent bulbs for the restrike lamp instead of just one?

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Oct 13, 2019 at 05:19 PM Author: HomeBrewLamps
Because it requires less engineering to put the dual socket assembly in then it does to try and put in a single socket.

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Oct 13, 2019 at 06:14 PM Author: fluorescent lover 40

Also, why the 2 incandescent bulbs for the restrike lamp instead of just one?

Hey, if one burns out, you don't have to worry about it lol.

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Oct 13, 2019 at 07:16 PM Author: Lumex120
Put some high wattage LED lamps in there and have the restrike lamp be brighter than the HID.

Any machine is a smoke machine if you operate it wrong enough.

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Oct 13, 2019 at 08:13 PM Author: HomeBrewLamps

Put some high wattage LED lamps in there and have the restrike lamp be brighter than the HID.

LOL that'd be ironic
I'm planning to use a couple 100 watt incandescent lamps in it just because adding LED's anywhere in this would make the HID a bit redundant... unless they're indicator LED's

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Oct 15, 2019 at 09:48 PM Author: Bottled lightning
The heat from hid/incandescent lamps would probably cook led bulbs.
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