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Federal Strobe problems melting adaptor ??

Discussion in 'Strobe Lighting' started by speedydog5, Jan 13, 2011.

  1. speedydog5

    speedydog5 Junior Member
    from Chicago
    Messages: 19

    i have a federal mars model HLC- fast witch has two 50 Watt lights175rpm Rotators my issue is i have a cigeratte connector for power and i keep melting the adaptor ive changed it twice with ones from radio shack and when i do use when i take it out its as hot as a cigeratte lighter and already burnt up my asscerory 12v outlet what can i do i have a 2003 GMC 2500 HD extended cab
  2. Dissociative

    Dissociative 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,066

    That light pulls too much to use a cig cord....common problem..
    You need to hard wire with a switch and then just put a set of
    Quick disconects on the wire for removal.

    Email me if you need help finding parts