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MH Replacement

I put in a 250w coated MH and ballast to replace the shot out induction in the park light.

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Album name:rlshieldjr / Misc Lighting and Non-lighting
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streetlight98   [Mar 29, 2013 at 08:32 PM]
streetlight98
is this temporary or permanet? I'd imagine the 250W pulse start MH would be much brighter than what it replaced.

rlshieldjr   [Mar 29, 2013 at 08:38 PM]
rlshieldjr
As long as no one compains, this will stay. We never got any replacement parts, so used what we allready had in stock. This is a std probe start, the white cylinder in the back is a cap.

streetlight98   [Mar 29, 2013 at 08:47 PM]
streetlight98
ahh. does your company own the light or are you just servicing it? yeah i thought the cap was a starter lol. is the ballast supposed to go under the upside down U bracket or is that to center the lamp in the fixture.

Mercuryvapor123   [Mar 29, 2013 at 10:20 PM]
Mercuryvapor123
It's nice you put a delux lamp in ,But I bet the thugs hwo shot it out in the first place won't think the same,At least it was induction.

GEsoftwhite100watts   [Mar 30, 2013 at 03:05 AM]
GEsoftwhite100watts
Maybe they'll get some nasty sunburn/welder's flash from a broken MH lamp...
I thought this was a vintage BT 175w MV from the thumbnail...

vaporeyes   [Mar 31, 2013 at 01:40 AM]
vaporeyes
Good choice for a replacement - and a nice Sylvania lamp too.

rlshieldjr   [Jun 10, 2013 at 12:16 AM]
rlshieldjr
I replaced another shot out donut lamp with a setup like this.

streetlight98   [Jun 10, 2013 at 02:55 AM]
streetlight98
somebody out there has a beef with induction lol. kudos for using HID as a replacement. It's probably much brighter too... BTW, is that a person laying on the ground behind the pole?! Shocked Laughing

A_lights   [Jun 10, 2013 at 02:59 AM]
A_lights
maybe they thought it was a UFO Laughing Shocked

rlshieldjr   [Jun 26, 2013 at 03:20 AM]
rlshieldjr
I repaired 3 more like this. One had a BB hole, 2 looks like baseballs broke the ring tube, as I found the balls inside the fixture.

streetlight98   [Jun 26, 2013 at 03:32 AM]
streetlight98
wow someone doesn't like induction to the point where thet shoot out the lights on you and throw balls at them? well at least you make them HID again. i bet the MH is brighter.

ZarlogH46   [Mar 13, 2019 at 09:31 PM]
ZarlogH46
6 years later, are these still up?


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