Sale on Cree LED lightbulbs at Home Depot!!

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Thanks, dude. Just ordered 8.
By the way, for those who might not be familiar with LED technology, Cree is one of the most reliable LED manufacturers.
 
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They also have a 5000K version for $1 more. I think I will try a couple of those. I have LED lighting in the RV and have been waiting for direct replacement lamps for home.
Thanks for posting,
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Thanks! I am determined to not buy those curly, mercury filled CFL disasters which take a long time to reach full power and give off a greenish-bluish glow.
 
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Thanks! I am determined to not buy those curly, mercury filled CFL disasters which take a long time to reach full power and give off a greenish-bluish glow.
I bought the "warmer" ones that are supposed to match incandescent bulbs.
I had a ceiling fixture with 3 sockets (one burnt out). One incandescent, one squirly-tube-fluorescent and now the LED. The LED very closely matches the incandescent one. The main difference is that there is a shadow at the "tip" of the bulb for the LEDs. It is not a problem for me. So far I like the new LED bulbs.
 
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I replaced my incandesants in my BR ceiling fan (4 bulbs) with those CFL curlies and about blinded myself. WAAAYY to bright. Put 2 burnt out bulbs in 2 of the outlets and just use 2 curlies and seems about right. LED's probably would not be as bright with 4 bulbs as the 4 curlies were.

BTW dont use curlies in cold enviorments. Garage has them and its a good 30 secs before they are full bright.
 
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Thanks, I missed these and the floor guy did not know anything about LEDs, I have not been able to find larger wattage bulbs which I need. Most LED bulbs in the big box have a no better watt lumen ration than CF bulbs, these you posted are •Lumen's per Watt: = 88. thats is good, and Cree is an excellent name brand. I know Lumen's are not the best measure of light output for Led bulbs but for the sake of comparison, for the general public it will do for now.
 
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I replaced my incandesants in my BR ceiling fan (4 bulbs) with those CFL curlies and about blinded myself. WAAAYY to bright. Put 2 burnt out bulbs in 2 of the outlets and just use 2 curlies and seems about right. LED's probably would not be as bright with 4 bulbs as the 4 curlies were.

BTW dont use curlies in cold enviorments. Garage has them and its a good 30 secs before they are full bright.
Well it might all be the same if the lumen's are equal, but then you get a different outcome with whatever diffuser the bulb has or lacks. I bounce light of the ceilings, so a better diffused bulb does not work in that application.
 
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