Category «Lighting»

Last of the LED lighting…

I know, I keep talking about LED lighting (seems lots of boaters are doing LED light projects these days!). But this is the last string of “planned” LED lighting. Recall a string was installed in the aft bilge/steering compartment here: http://www.westsail42.com/2015/07/subfloor-lighting-steering-gear-tweaks.html Well, this string is under the floor of the forward salon. The lighting provides easy …

More LED Lighting…

This time its the aft cabin. This replaces three annoying temporary under-deck cheap fluorescent fixtures along with the cords strung about to power them. As with the main cabin, lights are controlled with a wireless remote (on shelf in last picture).

Any Colour You Like

The final “ambient” lighting for the main and forward salon has been installed. These are two five meter LED strips that run along the underside of the side decks illuminating downward. These strips have 60 LEDs per meter that provides a fairly continuous “glow”. The lighting is not “direct” enough to be used as work …

Subfloor Lighting / Steering Gear Tweaks

Yes, we are still here. Some various life events have slowed work on the Westsail. We still have barn rennovations and yard fence repair/replacment going on. But the good news is the new shop is to the point where we can start building stuff. Small boat projects are still happening… Some tweaks and adjustments to …