Bargain Led lighting

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  1. Ambilkate

    Ambilkate Funster Life Member

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    We have had a bargain today at Aldi, power LED lighting 9.99p slimline, silver, 41 x 5 x 1.5 cm (w x h x d) will fit under cuboards in motorhome, great. We've been looking around the MHshows, found them to be much more expensive. :Smile:
     
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    Hiya - 12 Volt or mains powered ? :Smile:
     
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    Ambilkate Funster Life Member

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    (DC 12v) 6 LEDS 0.5 W and they come with a plug in adapter 3w AC 120-240v - 50/60Hz. The plug in adapter has a jack plug that plugs into the light strip that has a touch sensor switch. Hope this info helps.
     
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    Ambilkate Funster Life Member

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    No they are not rechargable. The ones you have found, we bought the same we paid 9.99p at shepton mallet show last year.

    The ones from Aldi are in a silver slimlinecasing very elegant.
     
  6. Peter James

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    Ah I think that would make them easier to fit. These things are quite rugged because they are encased in plastic, but you need some means of holding them up, a separate switch, and a low amperage fuse.
    Whilst you are in Aldi you may see Duct Tape, and 1lite tins of metal paint, both of which is the best quality I have ever found :thumb:
     
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    For fixing them up I would use professional double sided carpet tape, incredibly strong.
     
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    Oh what a plonka I am, I am very sorry I made a MISTAKE I was checking the reciept this morning and it was LIDL not Aldi I do appologise. I was so keen to let everyone no.

    :Doh::Doh::Doh::Doh:
     
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    Ther are screw holes in the casing and screws are provided in the kit, sorry it was Lidl not Aldi i feel such a plonka:Doh::Doh::Doh::Doh:
     
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    well if they have gone running down to Aldi the fresh air and exercise will do them good :winky:
     
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    no wonder I could not find them at ALDI this morning :shout:
     
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