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Old 12-23-2015, 03:43 PM   #1
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Light for vintage wet bath

When I got the FC it had a bare 110 volt bulb (with pull chain) mounted to the ceiling in the wet bath - yikes!
I capped the wires and installed a surface mount, battery-powered LED light which ate batteries while failing to provide much light. I have since replaced it with an improved version but still not really satisfied.
I would like to go back to a bright 110 volt light such as this:
Amazon.com: Lithonia Lighting FMML 7 840 WL 7-Inch 4000K LED Small Versi Round Wet Location Flush Mount, White: Home Improvement
The problem is adding a switch that is:
A. Waterproof
B. Rated for 110 volts
C. Has sealed leads rather than posts so that I can mount it in the ceiling space between the inner and outer skins.

Any ideas?
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Old 12-23-2015, 04:12 PM   #2
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My Bambi II had the same scare light fixture that was used outside.
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Old 12-23-2015, 04:24 PM   #3
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Why not get a 12v fixture from any RV supply place? I'm not sure I'd want 110V anything anywhere near a wet bath. The 12V incandescent fixtures in my wet bath are plenty bright enough.
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Old 12-24-2015, 06:47 AM   #4
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Main reason for 110 volt fixture is that my trailer is not set up for 12 volt lighting at present. I have a 110 volt light in my shower at home that appears to be perfectly safe...
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It should be a sealed unit specifically rated for wet use. I'd also wager that the light switch isn't in the shower enclosure.
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Old 12-29-2015, 11:51 AM   #6
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Agree. I ordered the LED fixture from Amazon along with a waterproof switch. Light is sealed and looks very nice.
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