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Seluryar

Post your emergency vehicle lightbars!

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Found this locally for $25:

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For $25, I dont expect it to work properly, but with parts easy to find on ebay for now, it shouldnt be a problem to restore it.

 

Its a SV-A Series with 2 pods featuring 3 lights in them, one for takedown, one for alley and one for rear flasher.

 

I hope to restore it and then make a shelf for it to put on my wall while using a power inverter to power it off of household wall power.

 

I have wanted a vector or Vision bar for the last 20 years, never thought I would actually get my hands on one.

 

Hope to acquire a Federal Signal Vista or Streethawk next. Ultimately, I would like a Whelen Wecan compatible lightbar but those are usually selling for over $1000 used.

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Good for you that you finally found one but what are you buying them for? I mean it's not like you can attach it to your cars roof and then run on code 3. :laugh:

I want to put it on a shelf above my computer desk and connect it to house power along with a switch controller

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I have since added a few more bars to my collection, A Amber Vector SL, an Amber Mini Vector SL, a Whelen Liberty, and a Federal Signal Streethawk.

 

 

Both amber vectors have very short cables and that allowed me to get them both for $75 total.

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I have a temporary power solution to powering them, I have been able to see what works on my first Vector, sadly it seems that only 3 rotators work along with the takedowns and alleys, the mini vector sl runs fine, the larger vector sl had its rotator bulb burned out so I replaced it with one of the working ones from my first vector, The Liberty runs fine on a 10amp continuous regulated power supply and the Streethawk works completely.

 

 

 

 

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