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Mercury vapor - still the best.
I'm an 80s kid so it's HPS for me. Although i do remember the merc silverliners and teacups that once lit the streets i played on.
 

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No way man, I like Low pressure Sodium


But those mercs were the best in so many ways.
I had the xformer , socket and bulb i stole out of a NEMA fixture as a kid. Put a cord on it and used it as a desk lamp. I was rather a warped child.
 

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I had the xformer , socket and bulb i stole out of a NEMA fixture as a kid. Put a cord on it and used it as a desk lamp. I was rather a warped child.

Nope, just gifted. That's why you make more money than the rest.


And for that matter where did find a low pressure sodium lamp in the US? :eek:
 

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Nope, just gifted. That's why you make more money than the rest.


And for that matter where did find a low pressure sodium lamp in the US? :eek:
I stumbled upon a dozen or so boxes of the Verd a Ray 35 watt nema heads and crossarms in the storage unit of the apt complex i grew up at. I made one disappear for the cause of science
 
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