Real TRAFFIC LIGHT Stop Signal 110v 12 inch Glass Lens
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This is a real full size working Traffic Light which until recently directed traffic on a US highway. The signal uses the large (nearly 12 inch diameter) lens. These show up significantly more than older smaller 8 inch lens. The light uses standard 110 volt current. For the photos and testing I made a temporary electrical connection. It is very easy to hook up. The signal contains four wires. Each light has its own hot wire and all the bulbs share a common ground. While easy to hook up , for liability reasons the buyer will have to install their own plug in, or connection of choice. You can connect them as I did so all the bulbs light up at once, or buy a sequencer to have individual bulbs light up as you wish. The signal currently has special bulbs, however if they need to be replaced, any household bulb will screw in the socket. Should you want brighter or dimmer light, simply change the bulbs.
The lens are made of GLASS the yellow body is made of metal which I believe is aluminum,... read more