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Old 01/10/2019, 02:59 PM   #1
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g24 4 pin fixture help

I'm trying to power these bulbs, they're 42w g24 4 pin bulbs
https://www.amazon.com/Sylvania-4-Pa...QSL&ref=plSrch

but I'm not sure if it's the same as doing a fixture for e27 cfl's? for the e27 types you can simply wire at least 6 together using some cable, power cord and a few simple items like connectors, and I guess a junction box.
would I just need some g24 sockets like the ones in the pic, some cable and power cord? and stuff I mentioned like for the e27 cfl's or do these require more stuff like a ballast? I looked everywhere for someone trying to do a g24 4 pin fixture and I can't find anything.


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Old 01/10/2019, 07:41 PM   #2
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They require a ballast,etc...


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Old 01/10/2019, 10:25 PM   #3
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I knew it was too good to be true 🙍
thanks for the reply


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Old 01/11/2019, 05:35 AM   #4
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And straight from the description..
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For use with electronic and dimming ballasts
Not that much harder to wire them up with a ballast..
Just not as easy as a direct line powered bulb..


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Old 01/11/2019, 11:05 PM   #5
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Problem is I'm not so knowledgeable when it comes to electricity, I was just gonna go by a YouTube video, but needing a ballast would change the steps I need to do, and add to the price.


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Old 01/13/2019, 02:09 AM   #6
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There are much better choices for lights available. What are you trying to light? Grow?


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