Building UV exposure unit (was Re: new to list)

From: Dave Rose ^lt;>
Date: 11/03/04-10:08:43 AM Z
Message-id: <006101c4c1bf$6456a210$26cc9045@dave6m4323wvj7>

Welcome to the list.

If you're handy with tools and able to design & fabricate, building an
exposure unit is an easy weekend project. Construct a wooden box to hold
your bulbs and bulb sockets. 1"x6" boards with a thin plywood backing works
well. Position a large piece of sheet metal immediately behind the bulbs -
otherwise they won't turn on. Go to a electrical supply house to buy the
bulbs and associated hardware.

My homemade exposure unit has (8) Sylvania F20T12/350BL flourescent tubes in
it. Exposures range from 1.5 to 8 minutes for gum, and 5 to 15 minutes for

Best regards,
Dave Rose
Big Wonderful Wyoming
Received on Wed Nov 3 10:08:21 2004

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