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Old 28th Nov 2022, 4:09 pm   #1
Dick Glennon
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Default Dial light bulbs.

Hi again, Is it possible to replace a 6.5volt .3amp dial bulb with a 6volt .15 amp bulb. Regards, Dick.
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Old 28th Nov 2022, 4:21 pm   #2
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Default Re: Dial light bulbs.

Hi Dick, if it is in a series chain (typical AC/DC set) then it may give you problems. If derived from a 6.3V transformer winding there should be no problems

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Old 28th Nov 2022, 4:26 pm   #3
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Default Re: Dial light bulbs.


What is the make and model, please?
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