Re: IKEA CFLs - anyone experienced this?
Sounds like it lost its magic smoke.
Magic smoke, of course, is what makes anything electronic function. When you see the magic smoke leave the device, it ceases functioning.
The "Senior Member" designation under my name doesn't mean I know a lot, it just means I talk a lot.I've been a DIYer since I was 12 (thanks, Dad!). I have read several books on various home improvement topics. I do not have any current code books I can refer to. I was an apprentice plumber for two years.