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Bell and Howell, 27 Watt, floor lamp with a flexible neck.
Very similar to https://www.amazon.com/Bell-Howell-Sunlight-Desk-Lamp/dp/B000RWPY98
Furniture, Furnishings & Decorations
Indoor Lighting
Floor Lamps or Table Lamps, Electric (Excl Halogen) (4071)
BHH LLC    
Bell and Howell
 
 
I want to report a faulty ballast in a Bell and Howell flourescent floor lamp,
which burned out and left a smoke stain on the carpet. Luckily it did not start
a fire outside of the lamp, but the next person may not be so lucky.

It was plugged into a timer switch to help with security.
Some time in the last few months it stopped working.
I removed the ballast from the base and found that the
cover was melted and the inside was charred.

It's a 27 Watt lamp very much like ones available for sale online;
https://www.amazon.com/Bell-Howell-Sunlight-Desk-Lamp/dp/B000RWPY98
It is some years old, but I don't know how many.
7/15/2019
Home/Apartment/Condominium 
Incident, No Injury
Self
Unspecified
Unspecified
Yes
No
No
I figured that I should keep it until CPSC has told me whether it wants to inspect it.
No
No

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