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post #8 of (permalink) Old 08-01-2020, 05:54 PM
PlantedRich
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For added shimmer that is far more flexible to match what you like personally, I suggest some very simple LED bulbs added to the normal lighting. Since there are numerous bulbs that are often used in cars, finding a 12 volt DC bulb, simple plug in bulb holders and then playing with cheap bulbs for number and location is one way to get close to what you feel is right.
A search on E-bay will turn up an amazing variety of cheap bulbs and holders for under a dollar and I pick up 12 volt power supplies at the salvage stores for around a couple dollars. add a timer to each light and you can get all kinds of effects like daylight and dark.
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