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Old 07-14-2016, 01:35 PM
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Originally Posted by carnivorousplant View Post
Perhaps he was thinking of fluorescent lights, which use a lot more current to start than to run. They use about twenty minutes cost of electricity to start.
I'm pretty sure this is confabulation.
I would suspect that the original assertion was probably 20 minutes of lamp life.