*Adding an Extra Spare Bulb to Your Light*
27 March 2003
I own 3 or 4 angle head flashlights. In the bottom of it underneath the battery spring is a place for a spare bulb. Well, why not have 2 spare bulbs?
I removed the "in service" light bulb assembly. There is a small amount of room behind the + POS contact inside the angle head.
I took a small piece of soft foam from a couch cushion and poked a small hole in it. The hole is slightly smaller than a light bulb. Then I inserted the bulb into the foam, folded it in half and stuffed it behind the + contact.
The foam is snug, but not tight. The bulb doesn’t rattle and is shock resistant.
Who knows…. that extra spare might come in handy some day.
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