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My brother bought a house and he didn't like some of the light fittings, he also wanted lights in the attic (loft). Now he has the fanciest possible attic lights!

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Dark area of the attic with a loose cable coming from the other fitting.
Dark area of the attic with a loose cable coming from the other fitting.
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Premount the fitting on a block of wood and wire it up before using the stepladder on loose boards!.
Premount the fitting on a block of wood and wire it up before using the stepladder on loose boards!.
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Mounted but the wire is hanging loose.
Mounted but the wire is hanging loose.
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It works! And the cable is tacked to the ridge.
It works! And the cable is tacked to the ridge.
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Lights at both ends of the attic!
Lights at both ends of the attic!
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The goat pen area has never had a permanent light fixture as temporary lighting or a flashlight have sufficed. But a permanent light would be much more safe and convenient, so I installed one today.
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The current location that needs a new light fixture.
The current location that needs a new light fixture.
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The installation midway through.
The installation midway through.
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The finished installation with the light turned on.
The finished installation with the light turned on.
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One more not so close up photo.
One more not so close up photo.
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Is installing a fan/light fixture appropriate for this BB, or is there another one for fixtures that include a fan? (There is a little extra work to do in making sure the installation can take teh fan weight, and installing a safety strap for the fan).
 
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