I recently moved into a lifelong dream dedicated shop. Using Ken's info, I designed the lighting program for the general shop and the separate finishing room. My general and electrical contractor folks were, at first speculative of "overdone", but when complete both were impressed with the result and cost effectiveness. I'm a very happy camper. THANKS Ken.
Thank Jack Lindsey the retired lighting engineer who wrote the article. All I did was help get the new, updated version published here at SMC. The credit goes to Jack.
I hate replacing light bulbs. One room in my current shop has 11 recessed lights, groan. Thus I like the idea of LED's. My temporary answer to the issue has been LED task lights:
Last edited by Mike Holbrook; 05-19-2016 at 4:06 PM.