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can i convert an electric lamp to battery operated

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can i convert an electric lamp to battery operated?
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Home Improvement
Expert:  Rick replied 4 years ago.

Rick :

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Rick :

Theoretically yes but there are some practical issues like where would you stash the battery? You would also need to use a different bulb and would the new bulb throw as much light as you want

Customer:

such as

Rick :

I just named a couple issues

Rick :

You would need to find a compatible socket for the bulb as well

Rick :

if the switch is currnetly on the bulb socket you would have to locate it in a different spot

Customer:

what size and how would one go about this? battery

Rick :

That's a different question than what you asked

Customer:

i guess we're through i expected more assistance but thanks any way

Rick :

I'll have to do some research to find a source if that's what you need

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Expert:  Rick replied 4 years ago.
here is a possible source fo parts maybe you they have something suitable

http://factorydirectcraft.com/catalog/categories/2219_2226-battery_operated_lights.html