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Cool Start Fixture Ballast Problems

How to Solve Static Electricity Noise


Do Cool Start Light Fixture Ballasts Create Interference?
Background: Dan, a Handyman from Waterman, Il.
Question: I installed cold start ballasts in my garage and now the florescent lights interfere with my radio?

Dave’s Reply:
Thanks for your electrical question Dan.
How to Solve Static Electricity Noise
Dan, make sure the fluorescent light fixture is grounded.
Another solution if the line noise continues is to purchase a voltage conditioning plug strip to plug your radio into.

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