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Old 03-21-2009, 02:13 AM   #1
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i am looking at a 36" odyssea light with the halides and two power compacts . but i have heard somewhere that they were know for being hot and some catching on fire!! any one have experience with them! any thoughts
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may i ask why, do they just burn out or do they actually catch fire im getting a heck of a deal as long as it lasts a few months as long as it is not going to burn my house down!!
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The fuse blew after the wiring burned. Could have started a fire. The fans are very cheap. I would replace them before they quit. If I fix mine I will fuse each ballast separately.
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The fuse blew after the wiring burned. Could have started a fire. ...
Someone else here had the same experience (not me). I think if you search the board for the brand name, you'll probably find their post.
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I agree, I have heard they can catch fire, not a chance I would take.
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