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Old 12-26-2009, 11:41 PM   #1
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Halides

can you use a ballast from a single socket halide and convert it to run a dual socket halide?!?!?
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It depends on the ballast. Icecap for instance, can convert some of them for a small fee.
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Yes. An electronic ballast will fire a single ended and most double ended bulbs. Some double ended bulbs require a HQI (M80) ballast to fire up, so it depends on exactly what ballast and bulb combo you have or plan to use.
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