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Thread: 50w or 35w HID's?

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    Default 50w or 35w HID's?

    just out of interest what wattage HID's do you run?

    my 50w are on route to me now so is too late to change, just wondering what other have

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    hmmmm been on for 10 mins and i'm beginning to think i have chosen the wrong ones lol

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    i dont have any although am looking to buy. where did u get them from and how much? i would like to know the differnece between them

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    http://www.hids-direct.co.uk/

    when buying put vec-c in promo code and get 10% off!

    like anylight bulb the higher the wattage, the brighter they are

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    35w 6000k.
    Perfect IMO

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    I'm looking at investing into these and unsure on the 35w or 50w's... Dont the Signums have a seperate bulb for both dipped and main beam? So technically could you not fit two sets of HID's? 35w for the dipped and 50w for the main? ...

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    I doubt anyone can honestly or scienctifically answer this question as doubt many people have had both to compare. All I can say is that I have the 50w ones are they are great. Not to bright but an improvement over standard. The only thing is I would go for 4300k not 6000k next time. The 6000k have a slightly blueish tinge which is nice but makes them look less factory IMO.

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    Got 50W 6000k (from HIDs-Direct) in mine, but still think they are a little dull

    Compared to one of friends who's got a BMW535d (xenons as standard) with theirs the start up of the bulb is sooooo quick and a hell of a lot brighter than my 50W's
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    Default 50 watt

    I have a 55 watt, and love them. living in shetland you need the light at night. why fit the 35watt ones when the 55watt are the same money, the halogen bulbs draw 55 watt so less chance of problems.

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    55watt 6000k look great

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    I'm glad the 50w has caught up lol

    Just hope they are not too blue as I've gone for 8000k

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