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(Topic ID: 40041)

RFM alternative lighting for translite?


By alimerick

7 years ago



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  • 9 posts
  • 6 Pinsiders participating
  • Latest reply 7 years ago by BobC
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#1 7 years ago

Looking at RFM and the plastic translite is very faded. Is there an alternative light source offered like leds tube or something that can be put in to prevent this? New translite is expensive.
Have seen replacement led tubes for larger bulbs like the ones in Stern backboxes but nothing for shorter bulbs. Have not found anything obvious searching.
Thank You
Happy V-day
Andy

#2 7 years ago

good questions, could easily put some under counter LEDs in....anyone else?

#3 7 years ago

I used an 18 inch led from Fred Meyer.

#5 7 years ago

What wattage is that candle? Bayonet fitting or wax droplet?

#6 7 years ago
Quoted from Muppet_Man:

What wattage is that candle? Bayonet fitting or wax droplet?

it worked well for a while. then got super super bright. Now the game looks like a pile of ash and just won't boot up. Any ideas?

#7 7 years ago

I would guess the candle did more than fade the translite.

#8 7 years ago

Go into menu, tests and then check 'wick' setting.

#9 7 years ago

replace translite from illinios pinball

get uv filter from amazon

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