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The Home Depot lists more than 15 different types of light bulb bases, including medium, candelabra, medium skirted, bipin and twistline. Other base types include intermediate, mogul, widepin and candelabra bayonet. Each... More »

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Light switches come in several types, including single-pole, three-way switches, multilocation switches, double switches and dimmers. Various features can be combined with these types of switches, including timers, time-... More »

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In-ground, above-ground, down lighting and solar lights are some types of flagpole lights. Small spotlights, floodlights and LED lights are also often used as flagpole lights. More »

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An incandescent light bulb uses electricity to heat up a tungsten wire encased in a glass shell until it glows. Because this light source also gives off heat, it is often used in incubators and lava lamps and to speed th... More »

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The A19 light bulb is the most common residential light bulb. With light bulb names, letters are used to indicate light shape and numbers to indicate light size. The A19 has an arbitrary shape, with 19 being the widest w... More »

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A type A light bulb is the typical incandescent light bulb. It has a round top and a tapered bottom that allows it to be screwed into most light fixtures, and it can come in a brightness of 40, 60, 75 or 100 watts, altho... More »

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A flicker-flame light bulb is a light bulb that is designed with a carbon filament that oscillates inside the glass and creates a flickering effect. Flicker-flame light bulbs have lower wattage power than standard light ... More »

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