Installing a Light Bulb Socket

You want to renovate a lamp, change the type of light bulb on a wall, here are our tips to install a bulb socket:

Level of difficulty: 1/5 (1/5 being very easy)

Duration: 5 minutes to install a new cartridge.

The different light bulbs Sockets:

A light bulb socket is the support of the bulb that allows power running electric. There are three different types of sockets, which correspond to the different units of light bulbs:

E 27: for a screw, the most used Pellet.

E 14: for a nerve with respect to small size.

B 22: for a nerve to bayonets.

Description of a light bulb socket:

A socket is composed of 3 main elements:

Kernel: this is the part connected to the cables, using two terminals which are fixed sons, by tightening, thus ensuring the conduction. And you can get more from BEST-MEDICAL-SCHOOLS.

Cap: this is the part with the kernel, which allows the passage of the cables.

Body: this is the part related to the CAP and allows contact with the bulb.

The steps for installation:

Turn off the power.

Remove the dominoes or tape protecting the wires to plug into the socket.

Unscrew the ring which keeps the body to the CAP.

The two wires through the CAP.

Loosen the small screws of the two terminals of the kernel.

Strip the wires.

Insert the wires into the terminals.

Tighten the small screw at bottom.

Assemble the nucleus in Cap.

Assemble the body with Cap.

Tighten the ring.

Screw the bulb.

The tools:

An electric flat screwdriver small size, if possible.

Recommended products:

Product sold in supermarkets: bulb E27 socket.

Links to other articles or topics:

Find more stories in our electricity section

Legal notice:

Some products are dangerous – respect the precautions for use

For all electrical work and to work safely do not forget to turn off the power

Gallery

Light Fitting Stock Photos and Pictures

Light Fitting Stock Photos and Pictures

Source: www.gettyimages.co.uk

Stock Photos of Certified electrician installing socket …

Stock Photos of Certified electrician installing socket ...

Source: www.canstockphoto.com

Recessed Lighting. 10 Best Recessed Light Bulb Sizes …

Recessed Lighting. 10 Best Recessed Light Bulb Sizes ...

Source: www.bluesdetour.com

Laser-CutZ

Laser-CutZ

Source: www.laser-cutz.com

Replace Recessed Light With a Pendant Fixture

Replace Recessed Light With a Pendant Fixture

Source: www.hgtv.com

How to Make a Simple Electrical Circuit

How to Make a Simple Electrical Circuit

Source: www.wikihow.com

Lamp Making & Lighting Kits For Small Objects

Lamp Making & Lighting Kits For Small Objects

Source: www.nationalartcraft.com

Wire A Ceiling Fan

Wire A Ceiling Fan

Source: www.how-to-wire-it.com

Recessed Lighting: Top 10 Replacing Recessed Ceiling …

Recessed Lighting: Top 10 Replacing Recessed Ceiling ...

Source: www.bluesdetour.com

Recessed Lighting: Recessed Lighting Types of Bulbs Types …

Recessed Lighting: Recessed Lighting Types of Bulbs Types ...

Source: www.bluesdetour.com

How to Install LED Lights on Your Motorcycle

How to Install LED Lights on Your Motorcycle

Source: www.illumimoto.com

How To Wire a Three-Way Switch

How To Wire a Three-Way Switch

Source: www.familyhandyman.com

How to Hang a Ceiling Light Fixture

How to Hang a Ceiling Light Fixture

Source: www.familyhandyman.com

Recessed Lighting: Top 10 Replacing Recessed Ceiling …

Recessed Lighting: Top 10 Replacing Recessed Ceiling ...

Source: www.bluesdetour.com

Wall Mounted Socket Stock Photos & Wall Mounted Socket …

Wall Mounted Socket Stock Photos & Wall Mounted Socket ...

Source: www.alamy.com

How to Repair a Table Lamp

How to Repair a Table Lamp

Source: www.familyhandyman.com

BMW E46 Exterior Bulb Replacement

BMW E46 Exterior Bulb Replacement

Source: www.pelicanparts.com

Mercedes-Benz W124 Tail Light Bulbs Replacement

Mercedes-Benz W124 Tail Light Bulbs Replacement

Source: www.pelicanparts.com

Jeep Grand Cherokee WJ – lamps and lighting

Jeep Grand Cherokee WJ - lamps and lighting

Source: www.wjjeeps.com

Replacing Light Socket In Ceiling Fan

Replacing Light Socket In Ceiling Fan

Source: www.decoratingspecial.com