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post #10 of Old 06-20-2013
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Re: P26 combination mast/deck light

Originally Posted by bblument View Post
I just received the light via UPS. It's very well built; the downward-facing deck light has a plastic frame around it that seems like it would protect the bulb well. I was surprised, however, by the included wiring. The 20W halogen deck bulb has wires that can be crimped onto existing mast wiring, but the mast/steaming light has no leads at all... just a small rubber grommet. There are tabs for soldering on or attaching female spade terminals inside the fixture, but come on.. really?!? Is that the way they all ship, or did I get one that snuck by quality control?

Yes I forgot that part...I had to make up the connections on mine too. I used spade terminals instead of soldering. Works fine but like you said.... Come on...really? They should complete the damn thing for us!
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