8 foot rip-offs!

Topics related to lamps of all types, shapes, sizes and colours!
User avatar
Tom
ATL Admin
Posts: 854
Joined: Mon Jan 03, 2011 5:39 pm
Favourite Manufacturer: Pre 1993 Thorn
Area of interest: Fluorescent and Discharge Lighting
Oldest item: One of a few pip top lamps!
Location: Oxfordshire
Contact:

8 foot rip-offs!

Postby Tom » Wed Mar 23, 2011 12:30 pm

I know this was mentioned in the other post, but I saw for myself the latest prices for 8' tubes at over a tenner a piece! That's over £1.25 per foot! I know these tubes take up a lot of space and hence storage and transport costs but these prices? Looks like Sylvania are cashing in on this since having a monopoly on these tubes! If you see any going cheap, pounce on them or post a note up so those using them can go get 'em!
I LOVE LAMP!

User avatar
Kev
Posts: 1181
Joined: Wed Jan 05, 2011 10:32 pm
Favourite Manufacturer: Atlas and CourtneyPope
Area of interest: Discharge and Fluorescent
Location: Cornwall
Contact:

Re: 8 foot rip-offs!

Postby Kev » Wed Mar 23, 2011 11:01 pm

Tell me about it! This time last year i was paying £2.99 per lamp from agency lighting! Then in the last year they have gone through the roof, Not to mention that the quality has gone down! Hense i am annoyed about it all!


Return to “Lamps”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 12 guests