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rantapawan
rantapawan
28 February

Online Lighting Places- sites & info not general discussion.

Online Lighting Places- sites & info not general discussion.
1, 2, 3

I found three LED installer in Victoria state. 1. Timetosave 2. iPromise 3. Ecofin Solutions.

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rantapawan
Feb 28, 2020 7:17 pm
rantapawan
Althom
Althom
56 m

Our light is not what we’ve expected

Our light is not what we’ve expected

The sparky will have to access your roof space via the manhole and if you want multiple downlights installed, to replace what the builder has installed, then they'll make…

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Althom
Oct 27, 2020 10:39 am
Althom
Barlanara
Barlanara
19 September

Very bright light for bedroom?

Very bright light for bedroom?

I'm interested in getting a very bright lamp for my bedroom, something that lights the room to near-daylight levels, hopefully, full-spectrum without making a lot of UV.…

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Barlanara
Sep 19, 2020 8:00 pm
Babybaby82
Babybaby82
16 September

Staggered pendant lights

Staggered pendant lights

Hi all I’m wondering has anyone got staggered octo pendant lights over there island bench and would you have photos your happy to share ? Much appreciated

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Babybaby82
Sep 16, 2020 11:28 am
lethal42
lethal42
23 August

Car emergency Lead-Light

Car emergency Lead-Light

Hi, I have one of the above, that would be 20-30 years old, perhaps a bit more. It hasnt seen much use. I am mindful that whilst I am needing to use it (due to the lack…

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lethal42
Aug 23, 2020 5:59 pm

Budget for lighting - post handover

Budget for lighting - post handover

Hi all, I’m planning to get the builder to do standard batten lights/minimal downlights and a sparky to come in post handover to do the remainder for a 3x2. As such,…

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the_doesnotexist
Aug 21, 2020 3:05 pm
boxhill
boxhill
2 August

Planning for LED downlights

Planning for LED downlights

There is cute lighnting ıdeas at this posts you may chech it but I am nut sure how they will cost :)

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boxhill
Aug 02, 2020 9:17 pm
boxhill
IamSAM
IamSAM
28 July

Home Automation

Home Automation
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IamSAM
Jul 28, 2020 11:22 am
IamSAM

Decent CRI B22/E27 Bulbs in 4000K?

Decent CRI B22/E27 Bulbs in 4000K?

Hi all, We recently replaced our old downlights running at 4000K which provide a beautiful crisp light (Citizen LED chips). The rest of the house is running quite old…

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clintonallen23
Jul 26, 2020 2:00 pm
Thylacene
Thylacene
23 June

Infrared patio heaters

Infrared patio heaters

Looking to fit one or two of these on our new build. 10 degree ceiling pitch, 2.7m ceiling height at fitment point. Appreciate recommendations or otherwise. Circuit…

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Thylacene
Jun 23, 2020 9:36 pm
arcadelt
arcadelt
6 June

What are these lights?

What are these lights?

Not sure exactly what those lights are, but any number of smart lights can do that for you.

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arcadelt
Jun 06, 2020 11:49 am
IamSAM
IamSAM
21 May

Ask a lighting design engineer - general Q&A

Ask a lighting design engineer - general Q&A
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Plusrite helps residential and mainly commercial property with…

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IamSAM
May 21, 2020 4:53 pm
IamSAM
Norfolk
Norfolk
11 May

Downlights

Downlights
1, 2, 3, 4

2700K is the old warm yellow 60W incandescent light colour. 3000K is light delivered by halogen incandescent bulbs which burn a bit whiter and hotter, and slightly more…

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Norfolk
May 11, 2020 5:34 pm

Entrance void lighting - share yours / help!?

Entrance void lighting - share yours / help!?

Hi Benjamin here, I agree Lighting is just great, but complicated to get it perfect, but I always use photo realistic renderings where the lighting are real world…

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Benjamin A
May 02, 2020 10:59 am
rantapawan
rantapawan
17 April

LED floodlight - which would be better quality?

LED floodlight - which would be better quality?

Do consider beam angle and IP ratings of the floodlights you are going to buy.

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rantapawan
Apr 17, 2020 4:30 am
rantapawan
Southies
Southies
22 March

Solar Tube Installation

Solar Tube Installation

Can members point me in the right direction, please ? I need a solar tube installed but who do i approach to get a quote ? 1) solar tube company 2) roofer 3) builder 4)…

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Southies
Mar 22, 2020 7:24 pm
Southies
psdillon
psdillon
12 March

Builder installed downlights that are too dim

Builder installed downlights that are too dim

I bought a light meter and measured. The kitchen, which is the most problematic area is only getting 37 lumens on a bench with high cupboards, and 144 lumens on island…

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psdillon
Mar 12, 2020 12:56 pm
daveb21
daveb21
30 January

Smart Lighting Design - Suggestions / Consultants

Smart Lighting Design - Suggestions / Consultants

Finally got a chance to have a look at the Conbee and Z-Stick devices. Have to say the Conbee especially is pretty cool. Whilst I've got 3 or 4 Raspberry Pi's sitting…

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daveb21
Jan 30, 2020 10:55 pm
JayB001
JayB001
29 January

LED downlights 70mm vs 90mm

LED downlights 70mm vs 90mm

ok, note taken, lucky they'll be switchable )

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JayB001
Jan 29, 2020 10:55 am
Gaudi
Gaudi
15 January

Branch lights help needed

Branch lights help needed

Try an electrical shop like AWM or Middy’s, Exel etc if you are looking for globes

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Gaudi
Jan 15, 2020 11:47 pm
Possums
Possums
28 December 2019

Kitchen LED downlights Help

Kitchen LED downlights Help

I've ordered that Panorama downlight as well because I too can't stand the strings hanging down. Ours will go above our 2.8m island bench but I won't have a dimmer attached.

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Possums
Dec 28, 2019 12:23 pm
Andrewc0011
Andrewc0011
11 December 2019

RGBW or Tunable White Downlights

RGBW or Tunable White Downlights

Hi All I want to be able to control RGB and Colour Temperature of light fittings from a Cbus eDLT Light Switch. Similar to LIFX and Philips Hue. This can be done using…

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Andrewc0011
Dec 11, 2019 7:11 pm
arcadelt
arcadelt
11 December 2019

Mixing Ceiling Light Colour Temperatures

Mixing Ceiling Light Colour Temperatures

How many points do I get for answering the bonus question?

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arcadelt
Dec 11, 2019 10:37 am
andiwarwick
andiwarwick
1 December 2019

MyLights

MyLights

Hi Fozzy87, just wondering if you ended up using iZone and if you did, what is it like and what did it cost? Thanks :)

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andiwarwick
Dec 01, 2019 9:50 pm
Bobjane
Bobjane
14 November 2019

Garage Motion Sensor Light Recommendation

Garage Motion Sensor Light Recommendation

Thanks Althom. I did not know the garage light would come on automatically when the door opens :)

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Bobjane
Nov 14, 2019 7:18 am
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TomS
Aug 12, 2019 10:21 am
IamSAM
IamSAM
1 August 2019

Smart home light switches - zigbee?

Smart home light switches - zigbee?

Checkout the SAMSUNG SMARTTHINGS WIFI HUB It supports Z-wave, zigbee, wifi, Alexa, Google Home

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IamSAM
Aug 01, 2019 10:43 am
IamSAM
bashworth
bashworth
31 July 2019

Best kelvin and watts for our bedrooms?

Best kelvin and watts for our bedrooms?

Down lights are completely different in the way that they light a room compared with the fittings you previously mentioned. For down lights you would probably be looking…

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bashworth
Jul 31, 2019 11:21 pm
bashworth
Norfolk
Norfolk
31 July 2019

Good brand of downlights

Good brand of downlights

I understand SAL has its own electricians on contract to quickly replace at no cost any lights that occasionally fail. This service has given installers confidence in the brand.

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Norfolk
Jul 31, 2019 12:59 pm
arcadelt
arcadelt
29 July 2019

Flush Mount Round Ceiling Light Question

Flush Mount Round Ceiling Light Question

Apart from eBay and Etsy, which I previously mentioned, I do not. So why not buy those from Beacon Lighting?

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arcadelt
Jul 29, 2019 7:37 pm
Stewie D
Stewie D
20 July 2019

Pendant lights & downlights to ground floor of 2 storey home

Pendant lights & downlights to ground floor of 2 storey home

Apart from the electrical side of things, the biggest hurdle you will face is how you are going to support the pendants. Usually a 100 x 50 nog is laid flat flush with the…

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Stewie D
Jul 20, 2019 2:49 pm
ben888
ben888
12 July 2019

Regulatory compliance mark

Regulatory compliance mark

There's a light fitting I really like, but it's only made and sold abroad. It's certified with CE and FCC, but there is no regulatory compliance mark (RCM). As I…

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ben888
Jul 13, 2019 12:02 am
ben888
AbhishekM
AbhishekM
12 June 2019

Table Lamp Size

Table Lamp Size

😆

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AbhishekM
Jun 12, 2019 1:11 am
arcadelt
arcadelt
8 May 2019

Change light

Change light

Do these two posts unscrew?

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arcadelt
May 09, 2019 12:17 am

I have been looking in the Sydney area and found these. Pretty sure they are Havit lighting, but I could be wrong. It's 30cm wide led. Comes in other sizes. This was in a…

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Nicole Port Mac
Apr 12, 2019 4:25 pm
IamSAM
IamSAM
11 April 2019

LED around bed

LED around bed

Great post with a lot of information. Many many thanks for with us.

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IamSAM
Apr 11, 2019 9:47 am
IamSAM
Priyasuresh11
Priyasuresh11
15 March 2019

Lighting recommendations in Sydney

Lighting recommendations in Sydney

Go to this one , they are on Parramatta Road, near Burwood

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Priyasuresh11
Mar 15, 2019 6:52 pm
Priyasuresh11
Althom
Althom
12 March 2019

Double Fluoro Tube - one tube constantly fails

Double Fluoro Tube - one tube constantly fails

Rapid start fitting so no starters.

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Althom
Mar 12, 2019 10:31 am
Althom
Kazi
Kazi
11 October 2018

White frame or Chrome frame Downlights ?

White frame or Chrome frame Downlights ?

Chrome looks better hence it's more popular. Also a bit more expensive Building Ambassador 41 Wisdom Homes DA 17 Jan 2018, Slab 19 Mar 2018, Frame 20 Apr 2018, Bricks…

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Kazi
Oct 11, 2018 8:22 pm
Kazi
arcadelt
arcadelt
14 September 2018

Looking for an out of stock ballast for circular fluorescent

Looking for an out of stock ballast for circular fluorescent

I can’t help you with a replacement ballast, but suggest it could be a good opportunity to replace the entire light with an LED equivalent. They come in all manner of…

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arcadelt
Sep 14, 2018 9:00 pm
langkawan
langkawan
1 September 2018

Help needed with lightings location please.

Help needed with lightings location please.

As my builder uses Clipsal, I think I just wanna stick to that as we're going to start building very soon. But I looked in the Clipsal website and found some that are…

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langkawan
Sep 01, 2018 9:10 pm

A photo would really help as there are lots of "round '90s' style fittings" so no one will know exactly what you have. That said, if they are oyster style lights with…

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arcadelt
Aug 29, 2018 6:52 pm
MAspinall
MAspinall
21 August 2018

Low ceiling and pendant lights

Low ceiling and pendant lights

<!--td {border: 1px solid #ccc;}br {mso-data-placement:same-cell;}-->Low ceiling and pendant lights are ideal for home lighting or…

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MAspinall
Aug 21, 2018 3:36 pm
gillybean
gillybean
10 August 2018

Is there a maximum pendant light weight?

Is there a maximum pendant light weight?

Here you can see some details of , which help you to know the maximum weight of different different pendant light.

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gillybean
Aug 10, 2018 4:08 pm
gillybean
arcadelt
arcadelt
4 August 2018

DIY ceiling lights?

DIY ceiling lights?

Installing a new light fixture is a great way to change a room instantly. DIY ceiling lights create unique light fixtures to…

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arcadelt
Aug 04, 2018 7:56 pm

hello, may be you can contact our lighting expert info@upshine.com

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shezza84
Jul 14, 2018 6:47 pm
reaver
reaver
10 July 2018

Buying lights from the US

Buying lights from the US

That's a good point. We use the lamps once in a blue moon when we have guests because we treat them as decorations rather than functional. The ceiling lights are more…

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reaver
Jul 10, 2018 9:04 am
reaver
sparky_JsP
sparky_JsP
9 July 2018

Changing a bulb outdoor light

Changing a bulb outdoor light

Have you figured this out?

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sparky_JsP
Jul 09, 2018 3:43 pm
sparky_JsP

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