I kept a piece from the Christmas tree and I found a use for it. I used it as stand for a car light bulb.
It works on 2 phases. The beam and the dipped.

Step 1: making the mesurements

measurements for the big hole where the light bulb will be in
i like it.. Good Job
How many amps? I am trying this with a 1000ma 12v DC inverter and no luck...
about 18 amps....an old computer power supply must be good
Damn.. Nothing that high laying around the office!
try to find electronics recycling spots.....and you will find expensive component for a low price
How many watts?<br>Looks like about 80-100<br>
50 and 66 watts
hmm... considering how hot halogen auto lamps get... probably not very wise to stick this thing on a block of sappy pine wood. just my 2 cents....
Yes it gets really hot but it doesn't affects the wood.
huh?<br>so we wired up a standard car headlight to? for what purpose?
I wired it up to a computer supply. The purpose is to be a lamp.

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