LumberJocks

Reply by teejk

  • Advertise with us

Posted on Lighting: Help me understand the difference between T8 and T12

View teejk's profile

teejk

1215 posts in 3760 days


#1 posted 01-12-2014 07:53 PM

I switched to T8’s years ago mostly because of the ability to handle cold weather (0F start because of the ballast). I think the bulbs last much longer. And I have to question whether it makes sense to swap ballasts (the ballasts I have looked at cost a lot more than the entire fixture). Menards sells a nice fixture using 4 4’foot tubes and I prefer hauling them over 8’ tubes.


DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com