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That’s what I like to see, and engineer in flip flops! (and the lights are great too! Thumbs Up )

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Must be warmer in the Hunter Valley than here. Smile
Nice pic grin. Thumbs Up

 

djozz quotes, "it came with chinese lettering that is chinese to me".

                      "My man mousehole needs one too"

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I dont go near the lathe without boots on now, I learnt that the hard way. Couldnt believe that another forum member who live near me has a GT4 prototype and how similar my comp build is.
This photo taken last night gives a bit better idea how big the searchlight mirror actually is. It also needs cleaning.

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So I got home today and made up a jig to mount the light engine in front of the mirror and set the focus at 400mm with a tape measure, flicked the switch. The mirror then got a clean with alcohol wipes and polished with paper.
what a difference!!! “100w” HID




The light was moved out 10mm.


1km

2-3km or other side of town

The beam is actually twice what you can see in the photo

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With Cree CMT-2890


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Thats crazy grin. Big Smile

 

djozz quotes, "it came with chinese lettering that is chinese to me".

                      "My man mousehole needs one too"

old4570 said "I'm not an expert , so don't suffer from any such technical restrictions".

Old-Lumens. Highly admired and cherished member of Budget Light Forum. 11.5.2011 - 20.12.16. RIP.

 

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That is the envy of us all Beer
I love watching your builds. Looking like a WW2 search light Thumbs Up

CNC & Manual Machinist. Think outside the box too long , cannot find your way back in.

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