anthonycII
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Taxiway/Runway Light

Fri May 25, 2018 8:50 am

My apologies if this not appropriate for this forum. I am very interested in obtaining a taxiway directional light as an ornament for my backyard deck. As airports transition to LED's I was hoping to find one. My home faces due north/south so a 9-27 would be a nice ornament.
 
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Re: Taxiway/Runway Light

Sat May 26, 2018 1:29 pm

Why not find an airport with an east/west runway and get in contact with their airfield maintenance department as a place to start?
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Re: Taxiway/Runway Light

Mon May 28, 2018 12:36 pm

Do you mean taxiway directional "sign"? If you really mean "light", I'm not sure what relevance orientation has.
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Re: Taxiway/Runway Light

Wed May 30, 2018 9:22 pm

The direction signs are usually just semi-transparent covers over the lights themselves. As the lights change from incandescent to other forms (LED, etc) the covers stay the same.

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