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Re: Which bulb for streetlamp?

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  • Roger Shimada
    Thanks for the advice, John. If nobody gives me a hint about a part number, I may have to use an LED out of necessity! ... light bulb ... Ztrack, ... to the
    Message 1 of 4 , Jul 30, 2008
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      Thanks for the advice, John. If nobody gives me a hint about a part
      number, I may have to use an LED out of necessity!

      --- In z_scale@yahoogroups.com, "John Mui" <jmui@...> wrote:
      >
      > Roger, I had problems with the same light. I could never get the
      light bulb
      > to work even though it wasnt burn out. I replace it with a smd from
      Ztrack,
      > and added a 390k resistor from Radio Shack. The wires are superglue
      to the
      > back of the post. I prefer to use leds because they last a lot
      longer and
      > produce less heat. Here is a link to my light thread.
      >
      > (http://www.trainboard.com/grapevine/showthread.php?t=96168)
      >
      > John
      >
      > ----- Original Message -----
      > From: "Roger Shimada" <rogershimada@...>
      > To: <z_scale@yahoogroups.com>
      > Sent: Sunday, July 27, 2008 5:44 PM
      > Subject: [Z_Scale] Which bulb for streetlamp?
      >
      >
      > > Hi all,
      > >
      > > I recently acquired a layout that has a streetlamp that was hit
      > > during shipping. The cover for the bulb was found (silver top,
      white
      > > bottom) but the bulb is missing.
      > >
      > > The lamp is under 2 inches tall and has a circular base. A
      picture
      > > of the lamp is at
      > ><http://home.comcast.net/~rogershimada/image/StreetLamp.jpg>.
      > >
      > > Any help to identify the lamp, or even better which bulb it needs,
      > > would be highly appreciated!
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