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Re: Low buck projects- Let's see 'em!

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Originally Posted by jimgo View Post
That shouldn't be difficult at all. Do you have any pictures? Do you want them to be battery operated (stand-alone), 12v, or 110?
I don't have any pics right now. I'll have to unwrap one and take a pic or three. They have a pretty standard mantle that screws into the top of a ballasted tank/base.

I want them to be hard wired 12V to be used as the cabin lights.

The mantle has to stay because it retains the glass chimney. I haven't given it much thought yet but I think some sort of receptacle will have to be soldered to the mantle where the wick comes through.

Right now I'm simply looking for possible options - hoping someone here has done something similar.
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