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Survey , Deck Light fixture.

Discussion in 'Landscape Lighting' started by Richie@, Aug 5, 2012.

  1. Richie@

    Richie@ LawnSite Member
    Posts: 187

    Hi Everyone,

    What style Deck Light Fixture do most of you use on a 4x4 - 6x6 Deck Post.

    Richie
     
  2. Lite4

    Lite4 LawnSite Gold Member
    Posts: 3,104

    depends on the height. If it's below 3' from the deck I use a round, "eye-brow" type light. If it's high up on a tall post for a pergola, I will use an up/ down sconce and increase the wattage if necessary for the situation.
     
  3. Classic Lighting

    Classic Lighting LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 479

    For hand rails and anything waist level I use this. It's a great design that fits nicely on a 4x4 and the wire gets zig-zagged through the middle of the post.

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  4. LLC RI

    LLC RI LawnSite Member
    Posts: 149

    Any side mounted, low profile fixture generally will do a good job. They come in brass, copper, powder coated aluminum( Hadco SRL4B is my favorite for PVC Deck / Fence Posts) and cast bronze. Take your pick. Try to select a fixture that blends into the environment...and where it will be installed. If it's more than 8 fixtures or so, I try to suggest LED fixtures or LED drop in's like Illumicare T-3 or Bi Pins.
     

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