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Jul 9th, 2019 at 12:44pm
 
I am finally getting a sub-panel in my shoP. I will now be able to hook up my band saw, dust collector to 220V and run better. And save for the Big yellow mustard monster.


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Reply #1 - Jul 9th, 2019 at 12:45pm
 
nice!! Smiley
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Reply #2 - Jul 9th, 2019 at 2:10pm
 
Remember Glenn, You can never have too many outlets in the shop! Thumbs Up
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Reply #3 - Jul 10th, 2019 at 12:49pm
 
Ron, I'm have quad 120v at each 220 drop for now. Heat in attic is Killing!!  108 heat index here in North Texas.

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Reply #4 - Oct 10th, 2019 at 11:27am
 
Just an up-date. Got the electricity in. What a nice relief!! Ordered and received a Split- Mini HVAC unit. Now to clean a wall space and install. Then comes lighting. Thinking 8 8 foot 2 tube units should give me equal lighting.


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Reply #5 - Oct 11th, 2019 at 8:29am
 
Glenn Jacobs wrote on Oct 10th, 2019 at 11:27am:
Thinking 8 8 foot 2 tube units should give me equal lighting.


If you haven't already considered LED I would strongly suggest at least looking at it. Personally I feel it's a huge step up over fluorescent.
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Reply #6 - Oct 11th, 2019 at 10:51am
 
  "8 8 foot 2 tube units"    Just how big IS your shop? Shocked Shocked


..and yes LED is much better. Thumbs Up

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Reply #7 - Oct 11th, 2019 at 2:43pm
 
Ralph, it's just a 2 car garage. But I do not want a lot of shadows. And my eyes aren't what they used to be.

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Reply #8 - Oct 13th, 2019 at 9:11am
 
Ditto on the LEDs.  You can pick up the shop light sizes for around $20-30 and they are brighter than flourescents.  I have four of them in my shop and it's much better than what they replaced.
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Reply #9 - Oct 14th, 2019 at 11:00am
 
Will look into the LEDs. Thanks.

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Reply #10 - Oct 15th, 2019 at 4:27pm
 
I'd highly recommend installing LED battens. I have 2, one 4' and one 5' over two workbenchs. I have another 600x600 LED panels, one over my lathe and another over another workbench. All of them are daylight 6000 K.

I'm sure my workshop can be seen from the ISS evertime they pass over!  Grin
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