Help needed from someone with a good memory....

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  1. Mike645

    Mike645 Member

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    Hi folks... does anyone out there know the correct rating for the bulb in the SEI Photometer - Is 6 volt 6 watt correct?
    Thanks for all and any info

    Mike, :smile:
     
  2. Bill Burk

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    Not 6 volt 6 watt, Inside you have a 1.5 volt D cell battery.

    I used a No. 131 from Bulbster.com

    1.3V .1A/G3-1/2 Mini Screw Base

    SKU: 40252
     
  3. Bill Burk

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    I don't see the bulb rating on page 10. Can't imagine a D-Cell even making such a bulb glow.

    The original bulb was frosted, the replacements are clear, so I "sanded" the bulb to make it frosted.
     
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    Now THAT, I believe. Sure would be nice to have an external standard illumnant. Instead I just adjust the bulb until the dial agrees with one of my other spotmeters then I mark a needle line on a piece of screen protector.
     
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