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looking for flickering outside tiki torches
TIKIWAGON
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Joined: Sep 09, 2002
Posts: 317
From: England
Posted: 2012-10-14 02:53 am   Permalink

We are looking for a set of flickering outside/garden tiki torches(the plastic type with a spike in the bottom),Got a set off ebay years ago but are coming out to SOCAL next week and wonder if any shops stock them still

 
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MadDogMike
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Joined: Mar 30, 2008
Posts: 7290
From: The Anvil of the Sun
Posted: 2012-10-14 06:18 am   Permalink

I picked up a set at my local hardware store. They are part of the "DoIt Center" group, maybe other stores in that group carry them too. Here are some of their locations in California
http://www.doitcenter.com/ourlocations.html
I could have sworn I saw them at Lowe's yesterday too.

The first set I bought years ago was woven bamboo with a bamboo pole, a solar panel on top and they had a nice flicker to them. But they only lasted a couple of years before the woven part fell apart. The next ones I picked up looked exactly the same but they were all plastic. In this case I think that is actually a good thing and they will be more durable. They've got a nice yellow glow but they don't flicker very much.
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VampiressRN
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Joined: Nov 23, 2006
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From: Sun City Lincoln Hills (NorCal)
Posted: 2012-10-14 08:19 am   Permalink

http://www.amazon.com/Adamax-TIKILED2-Solar-Flickering-Torches/dp/B007W6XV6U

I have these, but still need to get them installed. Just sharing.
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Lodge 9
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Joined: Mar 22, 2010
Posts: 38
From: Wylie Texas
Posted: 2012-10-14 09:18 am   Permalink

I have some solar ones that I picked up at Lowes.

 
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lucas vigor
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Joined: May 12, 2004
Posts: 3985
From: SOCAL
Posted: 2012-10-14 09:54 am   Permalink

Home depot sells them. I think they are totally rad!

 
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Or Got Rum?
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Joined: Jul 29, 2009
Posts: 332
From: Wisconsin
Posted: 2013-03-19 09:33 am   Permalink

I was reading a blog from Northern Virginia and I came upon on thread where a guy was going to buy 50 of these for his yard...had a good laugh. BTW, Anyone ever bought the Moai from HD? Crap or OK? OGR

http://www.homedepot.com/p/Moonrays-Outdoor-Brown-Solar-Powered-LED-Tiki-Warrior-Light-95960/203404394#.UUiBYBcp-So



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