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PV driveway lighting. #204393
12/06/11 01:51 PM
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PV driveway lighting.

Recent PV driveway lighting install.
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Re: PV driveway lighting. [Re: HotLine1] #204405
12/07/11 01:47 PM
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Man, those things are mighty ugly. I'm sure that they cost a small fortune as well. Something tells me that the return on investment will never be realized.


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Re: PV driveway lighting. [Re: HotLine1] #204406
12/07/11 02:04 PM
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Ed:
This resi is an 'ongoing' project. Their next inspection is due mid-January. I have only seen these fixtures from the street, & don't know any details yet. They were not part of the site plan, nor on the approved electrical plans.


John
Re: PV driveway lighting. [Re: HotLine1] #204410
12/07/11 11:40 PM
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With that being said, I guess that their being free-standing and isolated means that there wouldn't be a need to include them in the electrical plans. I still think that they are ugly!


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"But the guy at Home Depot said it would work."
Re: PV driveway lighting. [Re: HotLine1] #204424
12/08/11 02:39 PM
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They look like a giant question mark wearing a hat.
LOL


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Re: PV driveway lighting. [Re: HotLine1] #204425
12/08/11 05:10 PM
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That's funny!!!! LMAO


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Re: PV driveway lighting. [Re: HotLine1] #204441
12/09/11 08:32 PM
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Are these inter connected, why the junction box on the side or is that the battery box?

Re: PV driveway lighting. [Re: HotLine1] #204467
12/11/11 10:24 AM
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As soon as I have more info, I will post further.


John

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