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Old 02-18-2005, 09:01 AM   #1
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I should be getting my orbit pc light today (40 watt with a lunar light). Should I keep the lunar light on all the time or run it on a separate timer?
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Old 02-18-2005, 09:26 AM   #2
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To lengthen the life of the bulb, run it on a timer.
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I run mine with X10 Timers.
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Old 02-18-2005, 10:25 AM   #4
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My moonlights are on 24/7.
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Mine are on 24/7 also.
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is there an advantage to running the moon lights 24/7?
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or is it just personal prefrence?
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I leave the moonlights on 24/7. The power usage on the moonlight LEDs is so low, it would probably cost you more to get a timer than to run the LEDs for a few years.
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Also, I believe the LED lights have a 10,000 hr life on them. I have not heard of one burning out yet.

On that note, I run mine 24/7
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makes since, but do they burn out easily or because they have such a low wattage they last for a long time.
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