Introduction: Fused CFL As Replacement for Electronic Choke (Ballast) for TubeLight

How to use unused CFL (or damaged) in place of ballast in tubelight

Step 1: About the Project


Today i m going to tell about a very interesting project. This project helps in saving environment because it is a type of recycling damage CFL.

You also Save Money

Step 2: Ingredients

You require the following things

  1. Damaged CFL (Tube Fused but Circuit OK)
  2. Normal Tubelight Set
  3. Soldering Iron
  4. Wires

Step 3: Dismantle CFL

First safely open CFL and remove circuit board from it (Use Ecofriendly Way to dispose)

Now cut the attached wires

  1. From Supply (2 Wires)
  2. From tubes (4 Wires 2+2)

Step 4: Attach in Place of Ballast of Tubelight Set

Now attach this circuit according to figure

1. Attach 2 wires from Supply (220V)

2. Attach 4 Wires to Tube Light End (Use Tube light Hoder) 2+2 Each side

*No need of Starter or anything

Step 5: Final Setup

Now put the circuit in an insulated manner to the tube light set and fit it on the wall like normal tube light set;

Enjoy !!!