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My first LED light bar

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by Brian Young, Feb 3, 2011.

  1. Brian Young

    Brian Young PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,394

    Well after the week we've had this didn't surprise me at all. I noticed my strobes were unusually bright two nights ago so I stopped to take a look and found my lens for my Whelen Guardian is missing. I have a amber lens for it but I have a thing for clear lenses, lol. Plus this light has flown off its magnetic/suction cup mount a few times going down the interstate and I noticed the cheap plastic tabs were broke off. Sooooo I stopped into my Fisher dealer and of course he only has a big dollar light bar left but it was very bright and cool so I had to buy it. Any ways its a Whelen Respoder LP with a clear'ish/amber lens, super bright LED's and 50 flash patterns (who in the he!! needs 50 flash patterns) but of course I went through all 50 a couple times. Hopefully it holds up, its pretty heavy duty with a aluminum base and looks to be heavier duty hardware compared to my old light. The old one still works but its been in snow, freezing rain, nasty slush etc for 2 days so I'm sure its not going to last much longer.
  2. Burkartsplow

    Burkartsplow PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,246

    Congrats on the new member to the family, Lets see a pic.
  3. pvtben121

    pvtben121 Senior Member
    Messages: 226

    i have one they are awesome superbright
  4. rich414

    rich414 Senior Member
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  5. deere615

    deere615 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,919

    Cool congrats i hvae 2 of those on my 2 trucks
    Last edited: Feb 3, 2011
  6. Brian Young

    Brian Young PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,394

    Holy cow! I used them tonight for the first time and they are very bright! I see LED's all over the place and some are barley visible but these were reflecting off of street signs a couple blocks away....sweet!
  7. deere615

    deere615 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,919

    Yep! Till day comes and you drive around all day with it on cause you forgot about it I have went nto stores came out a half hour later and saw it on lol