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Old 08-25-2013, 07:54 PM   #1
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diy lights

is there a way i can split my single tube light to run two bulbsfrom one power thing ? like one ballast to two bulbs if i make a clamp to hold the second bulb ?
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Old 08-26-2013, 02:35 AM   #2
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Your ballast would have to be capable of running two tubes so I doubt it. I'd advise against playing with high voltage stuff anyway. You have to be qualified for that stuff.
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Old 08-26-2013, 05:53 PM   #3
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As mentioned if the ballast will support driving additional bulbs yes. You will have to get to the ballast and look for the details. It is hit an miss from my experience with t some fixtures that did slap in ballasts that would run additional bulbs. Depending on what you are looking to do easy to find used ballasts as many of us end up saving older stuff for future builds. With the leaps in lighting I would imagine many have ballasts laying around that will likely never be used.
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