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Offline Dazcoates

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Top box lights
« on: October 17, 2020, 11:51:20 AM »
Anyone fitted addition brake / tail lights to their top ( I have a givi Trekker ).
Will be going too and from work over winter and just trying to be seen more .

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Re: Top box lights
« Reply #1 on: October 17, 2020, 12:55:57 PM »
I bought a second hand Givi box that has brake lights fitted.
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Re: Top box lights
« Reply #2 on: October 17, 2020, 04:38:54 PM »
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Re: Top box lights
« Reply #3 on: October 17, 2020, 08:09:50 PM »
Morning Dazcoates,  I fitted these on a 90 brackets rivetted to the underside and joined the two lights to one cord, then dremelled a shallow channel to the rear of the box and sealed in the wires, which connect to a waterproof connector on the near side.  I first bought a second hand light unit for about 25  and cut the wires into that, so the original is still intact.
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Re: Top box lights
« Reply #4 on: October 17, 2020, 08:12:39 PM »
Sorry, images didn't load and I couldn't remember how to do it, but if you look in the photo gallery under my name there's a few pics!

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Re: Top box lights
« Reply #5 on: October 18, 2020, 12:33:48 PM »
Thanks steve , I'll have a look .
mcinlb, that strip looks good and cheap  :152:

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Re: Top box lights
« Reply #6 on: October 18, 2020, 03:52:42 PM »
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Re: Top box lights
« Reply #7 on: October 18, 2020, 07:05:05 PM »
Thanks Philmcglass!  I did manage to do some time ago, but I'm using a kindle fire, which has some silly ideas!

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Re: Top box lights
« Reply #8 on: October 19, 2020, 04:22:36 PM »
Looked at the options and I'm going with the led strip .thanks guys  :152:

 


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