Why are my outdoor lights dim?

Having flickering or dimming lights is an annoyance that most people write off to a mis-connection or faulty light bulbs. Realistically, your lights may be dimming for a number of potential electrical problems; however, the main cause of dimming is when there is a sudden increase in the load on your circuit. Why are some …

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How do you connect LED strip lights to a car battery?

Pull the LED power wire to the positive post on the battery. Bring closer (but not touch it) a second wire, next to the negative terminal – the ground wire of the LED. Next, use electrical pliers to strip off the insulation from both ends of the wire. LEDs have two leads, with one longer …

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What type of heat transfer is a light bulb?

An incandescent light bulb radiates heat into its environment. With radiation, electromagnetic waves carry the energy. Electromagnetic radiation comes from accelerating electric charges. Is a light bulb an example of convection? Convection is the process by which heat is transferred by movement of a heated fluid (gas or liquid). For example, an incandescent light bulb …

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