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I was about to ask you about this and noticed dchall8 got there first .Had you thought of putting a pir on it and then this would be less of a problem . I have seen designs for lantern lights that have the lighting source in the top pointing down but I dont know how well this works .
Yes clear is good for waterproofing printed lables and holds the smaller ones in place .
yes & no the lighting smps must be desighned to be dimmed like this one :https://www.toolstation.com/shop/Lighting/d220/LV+...supplying alot of smps with reduced voltage would just increse there current draw to keep output at the same voltage