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In the UK we have 4 popular lamp types denoted by their caps, the base bit. The 4 types are.
Bayonet cap, BC or B22
Small Bayonet Cap, SBC or B15
Edison Screw, ES or E27
Small Edison Screw, SES or E14
Just like these
Its looking like the BC range will be fading away in the years to follow in favor or the ES as this one is widely used in Europe and becoming more popular here in the UK. However its going to be a long time I think before these disapear from the shops.
When it comes to a 13a plug top what are you after?Do you have to have a molded one or would a rewireable one be ok?Well if you read the BS1363 is states that you can have either. However if the plug is rewireable it must have a wiring guid attached. That little piece of [...]
We have decided to make a forum for our customers and potential customers to enjoy.The forum is designed to help people engage with ideas on how to repair, replace or create lamp'sClick here to sign up to forum.
We have now added our shop onto our facebook page.Even more places to order your lamp and light fitting spares.Here it is Facebook Store
Check out this video showing the basic wiring for a ceramic lamp. There are many ceramic shapes and sizes and this method will work on lots of them. However like most things there are several ways to end up with the same finished lamp. Always give me a call if you need help or fill [...]
Well its time with a new site now to write my first blog just to say hi to all our customers on the new site. Still a bit jagged around the edges but we are getting there.Going to try to give you some help and tips one the making and restoring of your prized lamp. [...]