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Re: Extreme Cold

Originally Posted by lightfoot View Post
a cheap porcelain light fixture (the kind you see in closets
These are outlawed for closet use because of fires.

"Surface-mounted or recessed fixtures are both permitted, but exposed (uncovered) light bulbs are not. "

Has anyone ever had a hot bulb get wet? I have and they shatter before the element sparks/burns out. All it would take is one drop of condensation and some combustible bilge fumes.
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