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Southwire 50, 12/3 SJTW Hi-Visibility Outdoor Heavy-Duty Extension Cord With Power Light Plug - Do you have a sconce or a light fixture however no electric receptacle for it? ?examine on as i percentage a way to convert hard wired light furniture right into a plug in fixture the usage of one switch!. Step three:  drill 3 holes. ?the middle hollow is wherein the wires from the mild fixture will go through. ?the two side holes are the screw holes wherein the mild might be established to the metallic mount and wall unit (bookcase).

Hi heather i’m so satisfied you discovered my ikea hack as an concept. Good luck on the wiring…its so easy genuinely. Additionally i’d adore it in case you pinned the images and marked them as “attempted it”. Thank allows me out too. Thanks and might’t wait to look your completed product!!!. Step six:  twist and fix light fixture wires to matching extension cord wires (at the lower back facet of wall unit) and screw on twine nuts. ?(basically repeat steps 5 & six from above tutorial). ?wrap each nut and wire with electric tape to make sure they do not separate over the years.

My mild fixture had 2 wires, one black and one white cord.? typically in case you are wiring a regular fixture you healthy the black to black wires and white to white… but in this example my extension wire got here with white wrapped wires so i didn’t have that coloration steerage. ?maintain the ends of the matching wires collectively so they're parallel after which twist them clockwise using your palms. Step four:  attach the steel mount to the backside of the bookcase or wall unit. ?i’ve connected the screws to the steel bracket then threaded the screws from the back of the bookcase to the the front. ?you may see simply the screws from the front like proven below. ?the second one photograph is taken from the back facet of the unit. ?terrible photo sorry.

Thank you a lot for this tutorial. I’m using your billy hack as my concept for my own library/billy hack and i need to feature the lights simply as you did so that is so beneficial. Thank you for the muse!.