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Old 11-03-2013, 11:48 PM   #1
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New Porch Lights

Installed black motion detector/On-Off Porch lights, could not stand the little white ovals dutchmen put over the doors.
Hardest part of the installation was cleaning up the goop behind the lights. DW complained about time being spent on camper mods.....I have the tail lights but will have to wait until the honey dues are done!
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Old 11-04-2013, 10:47 AM   #2
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Installed black motion detector/On-Off Porch lights, could not stand the little white ovals dutchmen put over the doors.
Hardest part of the installation was cleaning up the goop behind the lights. DW complained about time being spent on camper mods.....I have the tail lights but will have to wait until the honey dues are done!
Very nice and you bought them where????
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Old 11-04-2013, 04:27 PM   #3
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That is one way to get er done. I picked this up at MENARDS. STUCK IT TO THE SIDE WITH COMMAND STICKY. It is motion detecting PLUS solar to boot. No wires or anything to mess with. Easy breezy to install.
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I picked this up at MENARDS.
The one Lakebuster is showing?
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The one Lakebuster is showing?

That is the one I'm interested in also!
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That is one way to get er done. I picked this up at MENARDS. STUCK IT TO THE SIDE WITH COMMAND STICKY. It is motion detecting PLUS solar to boot. No wires or anything to mess with. Easy breezy to install.
Still gotta clean the sticky stuff from old light, unless flush is wanted found it cheapest at [url=http://www.prvparts.com/]
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Still gotta clean the sticky stuff from old light, unless flush is wanted found it cheapest at [url=http://www.prvparts.com/]
Thanks for the link. I am interested in finding out more about the solar one that Goldenyears posted.
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Still gotta clean the sticky stuff from old light, unless flush is wanted found it cheapest at [url=http://www.prvparts.com/]
I'm not sure but is this the Motion Porch Light?
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Still gotta clean the sticky stuff from old light, unless flush is wanted found it cheapest at [url=http://www.prvparts.com/]
You don't remove the old light. You add the solar light to the side like a porch light on your stick and brick.
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It would be nice if when adding ideas/mods with necessary parts (ie the porch lights by the OP and Goldenyears), that you include a link to where you purchased it.

I'm only making a suggestion..............
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