Repair double 500w halogen work light


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Old 10-07-16, 07:05 PM
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Repair double 500w halogen work light

While the lamp was lighted, one of the glass covers on the 500 watt lamp shattered but still held together. What kind of glass should be used to replace the glass cover? Is the recommended glass available at a hardware store?
 
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Old 10-07-16, 07:32 PM
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You need thin heat tempered glass. I doubt a hardware store will have it.

I'd recommend buying a single head light and transferring the fixture or glass from that one.
 
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Old 10-08-16, 03:55 AM
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I agree and if you shop around you can find the single 500 watt lights pretty cheap.
 
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Old 10-08-16, 06:58 AM
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I had one shatter and obtained a replacement from the manufacturer. I don't think they even charged me. So you might try that route if you actually track down the manufacturer....
 
 

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