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Tips to Handle Projector Lamps

Tips to Handle Projector Lamps

Projector lamps on a average would last for about 2000 hours and hence when it used for business purpose, 8 hours a day 5 days a week, the projector lamp must last for at least a year. Most of the projector lamp makers provide a RTB assurance for 3 months on new lamps at the time of purchase. There are manufacturers producing projector lamps and more care should be given while selecting a projector lamp.

A qualified professional who knows every thing about projector lamps should be engaged to change a new lamp into the projector housing. While replacing the lamps the terminals should not be over tightened because the ceramic insulation of the bulb can get damaged. At the same time the bulb should be fixed loosely as spark may be produced on the terminal, making excessive load on the ballast which may lead to breakdown of the lamp.

The procedure for replacing the projector lamp may vary based on the manufacturer. Hence the instruction manual should be used and followed carefully to replace the projector lamp whenever necessary. In the instruction manual the set by step procedure will be given to replace the new lamp in the module. Even a qualified person has to go through the manual once to get familiar with the design and model of the projector lamp.

While cleaning the projector a proper cloth should be used for cleaning and especially while cleaning or handling the lamp, all the time a proper cloth should be used. When you clean a lamp with your hand the fingerprints from your fingers will get imprinted in the bulb which may cause hot spots on the surface on the lamp, leading to early failure of the lamp. Air filters in the projector should be cleaned regularly. Poor maintenance of air filters will block the air flowing to cool the lamp and this may result in the failure of the lamp very early. Always there should be proper and good air circulation around the projector to cool it.

Projector should not be switched off by disconnecting the power and always a remote control should be used. When you turn of the projector with remote it will go into cool down mode. The lamp will be turned off and the fan will cool the lamp in a controlled approach. The lamp will operate in very huge temperature and when projector is switched off by disconnected the power the bulb will be cooled unevenly resulting in early failure of the lamp. So it is very important to switch off the power using the remote control as the cooling process will be performed to cool the lamp.

As soon as the projector is switched off it should not moved causing mechanical shock or vibration to the lamp as the lamp filament will be fragile when the projector is switched off. So before moving the projector, allow it to cool for some time. Also you can increase you lamp life by sing the low lamp option if available.…

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Soft Close Cabinet Hardware Can Enhance Your Kitchen Space

Soft Close Cabinet Hardware Can Enhance Your Kitchen Space

Is your kitchen the room in your home where you spend the most time? Are you constantly looking into the many different ways that you can make this space better? Sometimes the smallest changes can have the biggest impact so it’s important that you don’t overlook minor modifications when it comes to any room of your home.

One kitchen improvement that we happened to come across by accident about a year ago is soft close cabinet hardware. My wife and I had lived with loud, banging kitchen cabinets ever since we were married. Then, one day, we were visiting with friends who had just completed a complete kitchen renovation. We marveled at the beauty of the new tile backsplash, their 6 burner Viking stove, and their kitchen island with seating for four. Their new oak cabinets were state-of-the-art and they worked perfectly with the d?�cor of the kitchen. Then, my wife opened and closed one of the cabinets and we were both amazed!

There was no bang that we were so accustomed to in our own kitchen. Believe me, there have been times when I have actually been awakened by my daughters opening and closing our kitchen cabinets at midnight while they baked late-night cookies. Over the years, you figure it’s just something that you have to put up with. Not any more! All you have to do is purchase these small adaptors and install them in the corner of each cabinet with one screw apiece.

I’m telling you, there is no need to hire an expensive kitchen contractor and even if you don’t have any DIY skills, chances are you can insert a screw by yourself. That’s all it takes – one screw, and the soft close adaptor is secured. You also don’t have to seek out some expensive kitchen specialty shop to find soft close hardware. You can buy them online and they cost about $3 each.

You simply do not have to settle for a kitchen that has loud cabinets! There is a solution and it’s called soft close cabinet hardware. If you want to improve your kitchen environment there is nothing like the solitude that comes with quiet closing cabinets. Take advantage of the latest cabinet hardware technology that is available today and tackle the project by yourself. You’ll be thrilled at the results and you’ll have the gratification that you were able to make a big difference in your favorite room of the house!…