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LV Lights #193931
04/28/10 09:16 PM
04/28/10 09:16 PM
Obsaleet  Offline OP
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Why can t the manufacturers of LV lights supply a proper direct burial connector? Those plastic things are horrible. I now solder my connections but the few jobs I did before I wised up are back to haunt me.


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Re: LV Lights [Re: Obsaleet] #193933
04/29/10 02:31 AM
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I pretty much abandoned LV lighting here. The only string I have left is in the trees and when it dies it won't be replaced. The rest were replaced over the years with THWN in pipe and 120v lighting. If I did decide to go low voltage I would just screw in 12v bulbs from an RV store and feed it with one of the Malibu transformers I have collected over the years.


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