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Dome Installation Video - Casa / Premio / Modena


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    I looked at several ideas when building the oven for a built in light, but in the end construction outran planning and it was built with no integral light.

    Here is what I devised, with the design criteria being:

    Not in the way.
    Easily moved or replaced in case of damage or lack of utility.

    I used my baby LED Mag light last weekend, but my jaw got tired quickly, so today I thinset a couple of strong magnets into the top of the outer arch. The batteries in the Mag light have enough iron for a good hold. Just turn it on, stick it, then twist it sideways to remove it.

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    In darkness:


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      Someone a few years ago was discussing this issue. At the time, I thought there was no need - but there is! You have a fix - but is it possible to find a light that would withstand the dome temp? Maybe devise a glass lens and do a Solotube concept? Next oven.

      Check out my pictures here:

      If at first you don't succeed... Skydiving isn't for you.


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        The domestic downlights, either 12V or the ones available here 240V can withstand considerable heat, in fact they are responsible for many house fires. I integrated 2 of them in my chimney void aimed diagonally across the oven arched entrance and into the oven.
        They work great, see:


        permalink #7 for more details and pictures.

        Prevention is better than cure, - do it right the first time!

        The more I learn, the more I realise how little I know

        Neillís Pompeiii #1
        Neillís kitchen underway