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post #739 of Old 06-26-2013
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Re: Low buck projects- Let's see 'em!

Originally Posted by Bene505 View Post
She loved it. We finally got back to the boat at night, earlier this week. I said "Pull the cord." The 7 feet of LED strip under the davit bar instantly lit up the whole dinghy.

well at least you did not ask her to pull your finger!

sounds like a good worthwhile effort. How was the light? I know a lot of times light from an LED is quite directional and that is great for task lighting, but without some sort of diffuser they don't give much spill so do you get much light on the aft deck? I am sure it makes it much more comfortable going up the swim ladder. Now all you need is one of the remote light switches.
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