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Materials needed • Old light fixture (Restore). • Aluminum Tape. • Flat black paint (Restore). • Glass cut to f...
Prepare the Fixture Frame • Remove old light tubes. • Remove fixture sockets. • Remove ballast. • Screw ove...
Painting the Frames • Wear clothes that you can get paint on. • Wear protective gloves. • Put some newspaper down so yo...
Cutting the Vent Holes • Use a hammer and a screwdriver to strike the “punch outs” at the center of each end. • Cut holes square, a ...
Intalling the Glass • Put silicone on the frame edges so the glass will stick. • Then install the glass. • If installing mu...
Solar Panel and Micro Fan (Optional) • Screw the micro fan carefully to the top back hole of the hot air collector with drywall screws...
The Next Step • Make more hot air collectors and mount them on the house to offset the heating bills. Possibly insulate the collector to redu...
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