Circle ring light/lamp with fuse?

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Circle ring light/lamp with fuse?
Nov 27, 2012

Hi there, I want to buy this lamp/light but not really sure how to call so cant buy it would appreciate your help!

Sailor Blue
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Re: Circle ring light/lamp with fuse?
In reply to vivivi, Nov 28, 2012

It looks like a circular fluorescent lamp.  The electrical connections are out of camera range to the right.  They come in several sizes and should be available in any good lighting store.

What do you want it for?  There just might be options that forum members can suggest.

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Yes sir,
In reply to Sailor Blue, Nov 28, 2012

Sailor Blue nailed it. Those type of bulbs are used in kitchen fixtures. The par that you do not see to the right has two pins and probably a plug to the ballast for it.   AC powered.

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Re: Yes sir,
In reply to Quantum Help, Nov 28, 2012

This type of bulb is available at most big box home improvement stores here in the US. They are inexpensive but cumbersome to rig for photography use, IMO. Depending on the effect you desire,there are many more practical solutions.

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