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Topic # 104722 20-Jun-2012 20:30 Send private message

I am using eco bulbs for my indoor house lighting but having just read and saw led lamps ...

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/LED_lamp#Lamp_sizes_and_bases

...i want to get some to try

They would just screw into the existing place where my eco bulbs go and not overload anything right?

The Philips New Zealand website says LED lights can be purchased from Countdown but on countdown.co.nz I can not find any. Has anyone seen them sold at Countdown recently?

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  Reply # 644011 20-Jun-2012 20:34 Send private message

Have a look at this thread in the Home Workshop forum: LED Lighting

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  Reply # 644021 20-Jun-2012 21:10 Send private message

You can buy them off the shelf at places like JA Russell and Ideal, in standard BC and ES, also avaliable are replacements for Halogen lamps, not to mention lots of other types of LED lighting but needs to be ordered in.


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  Reply # 644027 20-Jun-2012 21:22 Send private message

There is a long thread on GZ that covers this?

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  Reply # 644046 20-Jun-2012 22:05 Send private message

networkn: There is a long thread on GZ that covers this?


Yes - that I linked above Wink

We shouldn't reinvent the wheel. (Hint, hint gregmcc)

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  Reply # 644047 20-Jun-2012 22:10 Send private message

keewee01:
networkn: There is a long thread on GZ that covers this?


Yes - that I linked above Wink

We shouldn't reinvent the wheel. (Hint, hint gregmcc)


Oops sorry I didn't hover the link.

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  Reply # 644050 20-Jun-2012 22:24 Send private message

networkn:
keewee01:
networkn: There is a long thread on GZ that covers this?


Yes - that I linked above Wink

We shouldn't reinvent the wheel. (Hint, hint gregmcc)


Oops sorry I didn't hover the link.


NP - wasn't sure if you just missed it or were giving me some cheek Smile

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  Reply # 644113 21-Jun-2012 06:33 Send private message

As pointed out please use the existing thread.

http://www.geekzone.co.nz/forums.asp?forumid=141&topicid=89565







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