Recent content by barnyardjohn

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    Strip Light Problem

    I agree, although measurements with an anolog meter showed no leakage. I thank everyone for the input and was glad I could confirm that my earlier digital multimeter measurement were due to capacitance.
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    Strip Light Problem

    Glenn, that was my first response to the person who told me that someone had been shocked.
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    Strip Light Problem

    John, thanks for the technical explanation. It adds to your credibitlity. I'll try the lamp in parallel. It will be a couple of days before I can get to the analog measurement.
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    Strip Light Problem

    I still plan to try the analog meter. I believe it is less susceptible to stray capacitance. Thank you for your analysis.
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    Strip Light Problem

    I had a complaint that someone was shocked changing bulbs in the strip light. I'm working in a 2-pin twist-lock environment. I checked the light and found 0 volts frame to ground with the lights off. As I added red, green, blue the voltage increased to 60 volts. However, there is no way for...
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    Hello Hello!

    Paul, for 16, you are off to a good start. John
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    I'm In, Finally

    Just joined. I'm working with community theater. I've come across this forum looking for technical theater answers and liked your advice, so I thought I'd give it a try