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I upgraded a thing

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Got this light from the dump. The reflector is all scratches and it has these alligator clip wires. Going to replace the wires with a cord from an old vacuum.

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Test fitting new cable. Tight fit and the knot should keep it getting yanked out.

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Unsolder the old and then solder on the new.

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My light begins to shine.

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Getting hammered.

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That finish tho

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Wire wheeled the reflector.

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Polished the reflector as much as I was willing to.

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All together

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Here’s an on/off for you guys.

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