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At the bottom of this page is a list of page links to every page in our website.
(562)
423-4879
Updated on
12/7/17



To find an item in our website please click on the following link:

We DO ship to P.O. Boxes.

We ship to the lower 48 States, Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands only.

Please see the following for:


For questions or to order by phone please call:
(562) 423-4879
You can easily order by phone.
Please use the following links to go to each model on this page, the standard 12 volt model link will be in large type followed by the 24 volt version in smaller type:





























Thinlites carry a two year factory warranty.

Replacement tubes for most Thin-Lites are available at your local home center.

For Thinlite replacement parts please click onto these page links:


For replacement fluorescent tubes please click here:


 For Thinlite Outdoor Fluorescent DC Lighting please click on this link:




19 Thinlite Indoor Fluorescent Lights

On these pages you will find the largest selection and in stock inventory of
Thin-lite 12 volt d.c. lighting products in the U.S.

On the left side of this page are links to each light on this page
in numerical order.

All of these lights are
made in the U.S.A.

These low voltage lights are also gaining popularity for use in stand alone alternative
energy systems and in service vehicles.

Many auto repair shops that offer paintless dent repair use Thin-Lites because they are low
voltage d.c., for portability and they operate from the car's battery and have proven durability.

ALL Thinlite items priced on this page are in stock and ready to ship from OUR inventory, at our
location.

We ship Priority Mail Monday through Saturday and UPS Monday through Friday.

We can special order non-stock 12 or 24 volt Thin-Lites for you, please click onto the
following link for pricing and more information:



Indoor Thin-lite Low-Voltage D.C. Fluorescent Lighting

Thin-lite has been around since 1969.
We have been using their products for over 25 years (back in the days when they were called REC
{ Recreational Equipment Specialties} Thin-lites).
Thinlites are UL LIsted.
For low voltage lighting, these have set the standard.

Many of the models are available as a NS designation, this means no switch.
We can special order them for you.
The light outputs shown here are design lumens from Thinlite.


For a replacement lens for your Thin-lite please click onto the following page
link to see the lenses we stock: 22 Thinlite Replacement Lens - Diffusers

For a replacement ballast for your Thin-lite please click onto the following
page link to see the ballasts we stock: 21 Thinlite Replacement Ballasts

For more information on Thinlites please use this link. http://www.thinlite.com  

We show you our current inventory and update it daily.
These lights ship from our inventory at our location.
When we place an order with the factory the lead time is three to four weeks,
this is one of the reasons we keep and show the inventory on hand.

What are the actual shipping costs?
Our shipping costs are at the bottom of each page (PayPal)
and in the shopping cart check out (Go e-Merchant).

How are your lights shipped to you?
We pack our lights in oversize shipping boxes so they will arrive safely and ready to install.

To see Thin-Lite's catalogue of Fluorescent lights please click onto this link:


For pricing and order information on Thin-Lite fluorescent lights that we do not
stock, please click on the following link:




thinlite st100 series strip light
The ST100 Indirect Valence Series - 102, 103, 105 & 107
of strip lights are no longer being made.



 
thin-lite mod 109 fluorescent light Thinlite mod. 109C

thinlite mod 109caxl amber fluorescent light Thinlite mod. 109CAXL with Amber Lens

Please click onto any of the images for a larger picture and specifications for both
the fluorescent and LED versions.
12 volt d.c. - 22 watts

We no longer stock the 109 series of lights but can special order them for
you.
Please call us at (562) 423-4879 for pricing and availability.

This is also available in an LED version, the model is LED109CP
(white lens), LED109CXLP (clear prismatic lens) or the
LED109CAXLP (amber prismatic lens).

For pricing and information please click onto the following links:



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thin-lite model M-112 fluorescent light marine Thinlite mod. 112
Please click onto image for a larger picture, specifications and ordering
information.
12 volt d.c. - 16 watts  Available with or without the wood trim on the lens.

For the Thin-Lite led version of this light please click onto this link: LED 112P

Currently we have 2 in stock.

This light is limited to stock on hand.<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<
PRICE: ( TL-112 )                               $ 42.25
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thin-lite model M-112 fluorescent light marine Thin-Lite mod. P212

24 volt d.c. with a Radio Frequency

We no longer stock this light but can special order them for you.
For pricing and lead time please click onto the following link:  

For the Thin-Lite led version of this light that we do stock please click onto this link:

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thiin-lite mod 114 fluorescent light - 12 volt d.c. for airstream Thin-Lite model 114

To see the ballast wiring layout please click onto the
following link:


This model of fixture is used in some Airstream travel trailers.
It fits around the vent / fan in the ceiling.
Uses two F14T9 tubes.
Dimensions: app. 15" long by 10-3/4" wide by 1-1/2" front to back.
We do not stock this model but have pictured one to make it easier for Airstream
owners to identify their light.
We can special order this fixture, the build time is running about four weeks.

For pricing and information please click onto the following link:



Please click here for replacement ballasts that we do
stock: OIB - 114
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thinlite oem 115 fluorescent light - 12 volt d.c.
 Thinlite mod. 115 and P215
Please click onto image for a larger picture, specifications and ordering
information.

We no longer stock this light but can special order them for you.
For pricing and lead time please click onto the following link:  

For the Thin-Lite led version of this light that we do stock please click onto this link:


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thinlite oem-116 fluorescent light - 12 volt d.c. Thinlite mod. 116
Please click onto image for a larger picture, specifications and ordering
information.
12 volt d.c. - 30 watts  
Available with the standard lens as shown or in a No Trim plain lens.

For the Thin-Lite led version of this light please click onto this link:  LED 116P

Currently we have 6 in stock.
PRICE: ( TL-116 )                              $ 45.50 each
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thinlite mod. oem - 134 Thinlite mod. 134 W
Please click onto image for a larger picture, specifications and ordering
information.
12 volt d.c. - 30 watts

We no longer stock this light but can special order them for you.
For pricing and lead time please click onto the following link:  

For the Thin-Lite led version of this light, that we do stock, please click
onto this link:   LED134P

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thinlite mod 191 Thinlite mod. 191

12 volt d.c. - 8 watts

We no longer stock this light but can special order them for you.
For pricing and lead time please click onto the following link:  

For the Thin-Lite led version of this light that we do stock please click onto this link:

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thinlite mod 191 Thinlite mod. P291
Please click onto image for a larger picture, specifications and ordering
information.
24 volt d.c. - 8 watt light fixture.

We no longer stock this light but can special order them for you.
For pricing and lead time please click onto the following link:  

For the Thin-Lite led version of this light that we do stock please click onto this link:

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thinlite mod p293 a 28 volt Thin-lite mod. 193
Please click onto image for a larger picture and specifications.
12 volt d.c. - 15 watt light fixture.

We no longer stock this light but can special order them for you.
For pricing and lead time please click onto the following link:  

For the Thin-Lite led version of this light that we do stock please click onto this link:

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thinlite mod p293 a 28 volt Thin-lite mod. P293
Please click onto image for a larger picture, specifications and ordering
information.
24 volt d.c. - 15 watts

We no longer stock this light but can special order them for you.
For pricing and lead time please click onto the following link:  

For the Thin-Lite led version of this light that we do stock please click onto this link:

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thin-lite mod p1954bk fluorescent light - 12 volt d.c. Thinlite mod. P1954BK
Please click onto image for a larger picture, specifications and ordering
information. These have pretty much replaced the models 183 and 1954L
for use in tool trucks, service vehicles and portable offices.
This model has the same light output as the 183 and 1954L with the benefit
that it is shorter than the 1954L and has a lower profile than the 183.
This light also has a Radio Frequency Interferrence suppressed ballast as
standard - the 183 and 1954L do not.
12 volt d.c. - 32 watt

We no longer stock this light but can special order them for you.
For pricing and lead time please click onto the following link:  

For the Thin-Lite led version of this light that we do stock please click onto this link:


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thin-lite model 622 Thin-Lite mod. 622
Please click onto image for a larger picture, specifications and ordering
information.
12 volt d.c. - 16 watt light
For the Thin-Lite led version of this light please click onto this link: LED 622P
Currently we have 4 in stock.  
Price: ( TL - 622 )                                $ 42.75 each
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thin-lite mod 626 fluorescent light Thin-Lite mod. 626
Please click onto image for a larger picture, specifications and
ordering information.
12 volt d.c. - 30 watt light.

We no longer stock this light but can special order them for you.
For pricing and lead time please click onto the following link:  

For the Thin-Lite led version of this light, which we do stock, please click onto this link:


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 thinlite 656 12 volt light   Thin-Lite mod. 656 Elegant
Please click onto image for a larger picture, specifications and
ordering information.
12 volt d.c. - 30 watt light.
Please click onto image for a larger picture, specifications and ordering
information.
12 volt d.c. - 30 watts
For the Thin-Lite led version of this light please click onto this link:
This light fixture is limited to stock on hand.

Currently we have 2 in stock.
Price: ( TL - 656 )                       $ 62.50 each

For the Thin-Lite led version of this light please click onto this link: LED 656P
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thin-lite mod. p712xl fluorescent light 12 volt d.c. radio frequency interference suppressed Thinlite mod. 712 XL
Please click onto image for a larger picture, specifications and ordering
information.
12 volt d.c. - 16 watt light

We no longer stock this light but can special order them for you.
For pricing and lead time please click onto the following link:  
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thin-lite mod. p712xl fluorescent light 12 volt d.c. radio frequency interference suppressed Thinlite mod. P2712 XL
Please click onto image for a larger picture, specifications and ordering
information.
24 volt d.c. - 16 watt light
We no longer stock this light but can special order them for you.
For pricing and lead time please click onto this link:
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thin-lite mod P716xl fluorescent light 12 volt d.c. Thinlite mod. 716 XL
Please click onto image for a larger picture, specifications and ordering
information.
12 volt d.c. - 30 watts

For the Thin-Lite led version of this light please click onto this link: LED 716XLP

Currently we have 3 in stock.

If you order more than we have, we will get more (about 4 weeks) and
ship your order complete when they come in - NO partial shipments on these lights.
Price: ( TL - 716XL )                       $ 66.50 each               
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thinlite mod 732 fluorescent light Thinlite mod. 732 with white end caps
Please click onto image for a larger picture and specifications
12 volt d.c. - 16 watts

Please note that these have white end caps - not the original
off white / olive caps which are no longer available.

For the Thin-Lite led version of this light please click onto this link: LED732P

Currently we have 1 in stock.

If you order more than we have, we will get more (about 4 weeks) and
ship your order complete when they come in - NO partial shipments on these lights.

Price: ( TL - 732 )                                     $ 57.00 each
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thinlite 736 fluorescent light  Thinlite mod. 736
Please click onto image for a larger picture, specifications and ordering
information.
12 volt d.c. - 30 watts

Please note that these have white end caps - not the original
off white / olive caps which are no longer available.

For the Thin-Lite led version of this light please click onto this link: LED 736P

Currently we have 1 in stock.

If you order more than we have, we will get more (about 4 weeks) and
ship your order complete when they come in - NO partial shipments on these lights.

Price: ( TL - 736 )                                     $ 62.00 each
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thinlite 736xl  Thinlite mod. 736XL With clear prismatic lens.
Please click onto image for a larger picture, specifications and ordering
information.
12 volt d.c. - 30 watts

Please note that these have white end caps - not the original
off white / olive caps which are no longer available.

For the Thin-Lite led version of this light please click onto this link: LED 736P

Currently we have 1 in stock.

If you order more than we have, we will get more (about 4 weeks) and
ship your order complete when they come in - NO partial shipments on these lights.

Price: ( TL - 736XL )                                     $ 65.00 each
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thin-lite 742 fluorescent light Thinlite mod. 742
Please click onto image for a larger picture, specifications and ordering
information for all three models.
We can special order this light as a No Switch as well, and can special the No Lens No Switch model for you.
12 volt d.c. - 16 watts
For the Thin-Lite led version of this light please click onto this link: LED742P

Currently we have 1 in stock. More due back in late October, 2017.<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<

Price: ( TL - 742 )                            $ 42.50 each                                                                                                               
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thinlite mod 746 fluorescent light Thinlite mod. 746
Please click onto image for a larger picture, specifications and ordering
information for both the standard and no switch models.
12 volt d.c. - 30 watts  
This is also available as a No Switch version.
For the Thin-Lite led version of this light please click onto this link: LED746P   

Currently we have 11 in stock.                   
Price: ( TL - 746 )                             $ 39.75 each                                      
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thinlite mod. P762 fluorescent light - 12 volt d.c. Thinlite mod. 762
Please click onto image for a larger picture, specifications and ordering
information.
12 volt d.c. - 16 watts

For the Thin-Lite led version of this light please click onto this link:   LED 762P

Currently we have None in stock.  

If you order more than we have, we will get more (about 4 weeks) and
ship your order complete when they come in - we CAN NOT make partial
shipments on these lights.

Price: ( TL - 762 )   On order - due back in late December 2017.<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<

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thinlite mod P766 fluorescent light - 12 volt d.c. Thinlite mod. 766
Please click onto image for a larger picture, specifications and ordering
information for the standard, no switch and P models.
12 volt d.c. - 30 watts
For the Thin-Lite led version of this light please click onto this link:  LED766P

Currently we have 1 in stock.

If you order more than we have, we will get more (about 4 weeks) and
ship your order complete when they come in - NO partial shipments on these lights.

Price: ( TL - 766 )                    $ 54.00 each
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thinlite mod P766 fluorescent light - 12 volt d.c. Thinlite mod. P766
12 volt d.c. fluorescent light with Radio Frequency Interference
suppressed ballast.

For the Thin-Lite led version of this light please click onto this link:  LED766P

Special order only item - please call click onto this link for more
information:

 

Standard Incandescent Light Bulb
(Watts)
Typical Lumen Output (Measure of Light Output)
40
app. 450
60
app. 800
75
app. 1,100
100
app. 1,600
150
app. 2,600

 

A NOTE ON HOW WE SHIP FLUORESCENT LIGHTS:
We ship using oversize boxes.
Filing a claim on damaged merchandise can be a time-consuming
and frustrating process that you don't want to go through.
Your time is valuable and it should be spent using the products we
offer, not wondering what to do with a broken item.  
We ship using UPS Ground and Priority Mail.
We pack and ship this way to keep both you and us from having to
deal with damaged goods.  
                    Prices and specifications are subject to change without notice.
 
The black "add to cart" button charges shipping
cost based on the weight of your order and your
zip code - it offers Priority Mail & UPS Ground shipping
options. Please note, we ship Priority Mail Monday through
Friday (5 days) and only ship UPS Ground once a week.

The PayPal Shopping Cart shipping rates are shown
in the following table.
With the exceptions of items which show a flat shipping
rate, the PayPal shipping costs are based on the
amount of your order and only offer ground shipping.
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$    7.00
$   10.00  -   34.99
$    8.25
$   35.00  -   99.00
$  14.50
$ 100.00  - 199.99
$  16.00
$ 200.00 and over
$  17.00
   



 
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The black ADD TO CART button offers: Priority Mail and UPS Ground
shipping options based on the shipping weight and your zip code.


3) We accept telephone and fax orders and accept Mastercard, Visa and American Express.

4) Checks and money orders are gladly accepted by mail.
     You can print out the order form on our website or just list the description
     and catalogue numbers of the items you need.


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