Jump to content
  • GUESTS

    If you want access to members only forums on HSO, you will gain access only when you Sign-in or Sign-Up .

    This box will disappear once you are signed in as a member. ?

  • 0

rope light


youngie22

Question

hey lookin' for some help. I recieved a few strands of rope light for x-mas. but they all have alligator clips for 12v batteries...Nobody could find anything different, nor could I. I would prefer not to have them run off marcum or aquqview. Does any place offer similiar rope light that run off reg. alkaline batteries? Hoping someone has seen something out there.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

7 answers to this question

Recommended Posts

  • 0

Do you have an old flasher battery? I run my lights off of a 5 year old battery. It may not work for my flasher, but it's perfect for the lights.

Gander sells rope lights that run off double "A". I'm not sure how long they last but in the long run you'd be better off with an old flasher battery.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

  • 0

Sorry, didn't notice that you were looking for lights that run off of alkeline batteries. I thought you meant you wanted to run them off of a deep-cell like in a perm house.

I've never seen rope lights that run off of alkeline. I would think they would require too much juice.

I would just get another gel-cell battery just for these lights.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

  • 0

The Gander Mountain rope lighting with AA batteries is not nearly as bright as the alligator clip assembly. It also does not last as long. I ran my vex all day long, hooked up my ropelighting, (2 four foot strands connected--let me know if you want info on this) and ran the combo for 3 hours. My vex battery was 60% remaining on my marcum digital battery charger/status indicator.

Matt

Link to comment
Share on other sites

  • 0

thanx guys... I think I may just bring a old flasher battery, the couple extra pounds may be worth the battery life, and cheaper than buying "AA" or something all the time. But $2.50 for the target brand might work if I can find them. Thanx again to all

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Guest
This topic is now closed to further replies.


  • Your Responses - Share & Have Fun :)

    • Nice Copy and paste.    Any links to the  Ocoopa Union 5s rechargeable hand warmers?    
    • Luxury RV camping has become increasingly popular in recent years as people look for ways to enjoy the great outdoors while still enjoying the comforts of home. With the right equipment and preparation, luxury RV camping can be a truly unforgettable experience. In this essay, we will provide you with the ultimate guide to luxury RV camping, including tips on choosing the right RV, selecting the best campsite, and packing for your trip.   The first step to planning a luxury RV camping trip is to choose the right RV. There are a variety of different types of RVs available, ranging from small and compact trailers to large and luxurious motorhomes. The right RV for you will depend on your budget, your travel plans, and your personal preferences.   One popular option for luxury RV camping is a Class A motorhome. These motorhomes are typically the largest and most luxurious RVs available, with spacious interiors, full kitchens, and even multiple bathrooms. They often come equipped with high-end features such as leather upholstery, flat-screen televisions, and high-quality audio systems. Class A motorhomes are also the most expensive type of RV, but they offer the ultimate in comfort and luxury.   Another popular option for luxury RV camping is a fifth wheel trailer. These trailers are typically larger than travel trailers and are designed to be towed by a pickup truck. They offer many of the same amenities as Class A motorhomes, including full kitchens, multiple bathrooms, and high-end features such as surround sound systems and flat-screen televisions. Fifth wheel trailers are often less expensive than Class A motorhomes but still offer a high level of comfort and luxury.   Once you have chosen the right RV for your luxury camping trip, the next step is to select the perfect campsite. There are a variety of different types of campsites available, ranging from basic, no-frills campsites to high-end RV resorts with all the amenities. When selecting a campsite, it is important to consider your budget, your travel plans, and your personal preferences.   If you are looking for a truly luxurious camping experience, consider staying at an RV resort. These resorts often offer a wide range of amenities, including swimming pools, hot tubs, fitness centers, and even golf courses. They also typically offer high-end services such as concierge service, valet parking, and room service. RV resorts can be expensive, but they offer the ultimate in luxury and comfort.   If you are looking for a more affordable camping experience, consider staying at a state or national park. These parks offer a variety of different campsites, ranging from basic tent sites to RV sites with electrical and water hookups. While state and national parks may not offer the same level of luxury as RV resorts, they do offer the opportunity to experience the natural beauty of the outdoors.     Once you have chosen the perfect RV and campsite, the final step is to pack for your luxury camping trip. When packing for a luxury RV camping trip, it is important to focus on comfort and convenience. Pack clothing that is appropriate for the weather and activities you have planned, as well as comfortable shoes for hiking and exploring.   In addition to clothing, it is important to pack all the essentials you will need for your trip. This includes bedding, towels, toiletries, and any medications or other personal items you may need. It is also important to pack food and drinks, as well as any cooking supplies you will need for meals. If you are camping in the cold weather, bring the Ocoopa Union 5s rechargeable hand warmers are easy to use for camping. First, charge it, then turn it on, and finally, place it in your gloves or pockets. Additionally, the rechargeable hand warmer has 4 heat settings, allowing you to adjust the temperature to various weather conditions. With a large 10000mAh battery, it can provide up to 15 hours of heat and could use as a power bank, making it an ideal hand warmer for extended outdoor activities.   Finally, when packing for your luxury RV camping trip, don’t forget to pack entertainment options such as books, movies, and games. While luxury camping offers many opportunities for relaxation and outdoor activities, it is also important to have options for downtime and relaxation.      
    • Here is a pizza with meat just for leech! Zup's hot italian sausage, onions, mozzarella cheese. red, green and orange peppers.       
    • Back to bird pics.   Pine grosbeak   American gold finch   I was wondering why the seed was disappearing at night.
    • where's the chips!!!!!!🤣 what are the green things Duff?????   ya lost me though on the olives!!!!!!!🥴 they rate right up there with Leeches love for horseradish!!!!!!!🤗😆
    • March Madness Nachos     
    • nope..........with all the ingredients already in that brine.....no need. the fish are actually darker then the picture....not sure why that is???????
    • smoked stuff too!!!  
  • Topics

×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

By using this site, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can adjust your cookie settings, otherwise we'll assume you're okay to continue.