How many forum members does it take to change a light bulb?

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Re: How many forum members does it take to change a light bulb?

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Would there be any interest in creating a light bulb sub-board on the forum?
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Si wrote:Would there be any interest in creating a light bulb sub-board on the forum?

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Si wrote:Would there be any interest in creating a light bulb sub-board on the forum?


What about dynamo v's battery?

Could we have a sub-sub-board for human powered light bulbs?
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We have a low energy light bulb that's u/s. The thing is, there's mercury inside the base including electronic circuitry, so they need to be recycled rather than dumped.

We have a 20 mile round trip to take it to the recycling centre.

Not exactly "low energy".
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If we can agree on which is the best type of light bulb I could order a shipment of 2000 from Alaska and split them up into packs of 10. Any one interested.
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Talking of Topic, why don't they have a hazlenut in every bite anymore! :D

p.s. Bayonet or screw in, which is best?
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I have 2 light bulbs for each fitting so I can clean one while using the other. I replace each light bulb after 2000 hours so the worn light bulb does not wreck the fitting causing me to buy a new fitting.
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Which light bulb should I buy the boring but dependable touring light bulb or the sporty but uncomfortable and 2 secconds faster to light up light bulb.
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nosmo king wrote:Talking of Topic, why don't they have a hazlenut in every bite anymore! :D

p.s. Bayonet or screw in, which is best?

Plainly, bayonet is superior. The screw-in type are American. 'nuff said :D
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Ash28 wrote:I have 2 light bulbs for each fitting so I can clean one while using the other. I replace each light bulb after 2000 hours so the worn light bulb does not wreck the fitting causing me to buy a new fitting.

I'm going to wait and see which rotation system Mick F uses (Mick Fuses?) 8) He will have a system where two lightbulbs last 15,000 hours each and don't wreck the fitting :D
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Ash28 wrote:Which light bulb should I buy the boring but dependable touring light bulb or the sporty but uncomfortable and 2 secconds faster to light up light bulb.

It depends. When you sit and read under the lightbulb, do you wear tweed and other natural fibres, or Lycra-based clothing? If the former, use the conventional boring lightbulb. If you wear lycra, just use the lowest wattage lightbulb you can find so that nobody can see you :|
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Mick F wrote:We have a low energy light bulb that's u/s. The thing is, there's mercury inside the base including electronic circuitry, so they need to be recycled rather than dumped.

We have a 20 mile round trip to take it to the recycling centre.

Not exactly "low energy".

You could save 'em up and make a nice little ride out of it. :)
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gaz wrote:
kwackers wrote:19 to post that this forum is not about light bulbs and to please take this discussion to a light bulb forum


Sign up here.


Wow thanks :)

Right up my street - they even have an LED section. 8)
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gentlegreen wrote:
gaz wrote:
kwackers wrote:19 to post that this forum is not about light bulbs and to please take this discussion to a light bulb forum


Sign up here.


Wow thanks :)

Right up my street - they even have an LED section. 8)



Actually my thought was why we were being so retro and discussing bulbs at all when LEDs are more efficient!
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Re: How many forum members does it take to change a light bulb?

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You're all being bulbist - perhaps the bulb doesn't want to change.
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