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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christmas_lights

Christmas lights are lights used for decoration in preparation for Christmas and for display ... Christmas trees displayed publicly and illuminated with electric lights ... Christmas lights were too expensive for the average person; as such, electric Christmas lights did not become the majority replacement for candles until 1930.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Holiday_lighting_technology

Holiday lighting technology has been subject to considerable development and variation since the replacement of candles by electric lights. While originally used during the Christmas holidays as Christmas lights, modern electric light ... Holiday lights of this type do not suffer from color fading because the light is determined ...

energy.gov/articles/how-do-holiday-lights-work

Dec 16, 2015 ... Last year, we told you how incandescent holiday string lights work, ... Holiday lights are a great way to learn about the flow of electric current.

www.wired.com/2014/12/christmas-lights-series-parallel

Dec 15, 2014 ... Are the standard strand of Christmas lights connected in series or ... It's possible to get it to work, but it can still cause some trouble for people. .... Like I said, in a functioning bulb this wire does not conduct electrical current.

www.ciphersbyritter.com/RADELECT/LITES/XMSLITES.HTM

Nov 27, 2005 ... Christmas lights are the strings of little bulbs often used inside on Christmas ... As in an ordinary light bulb, electrical energy heats up a tiny metal filament so ... current when the filament fails, but the shunts often do not work.

www.history.com/news/the-father-of-electric-christmas-tree-lights

Dec 19, 2014 ... The Father of Electric Christmas Tree Lights .... and sell electric Christmas lights that did not require the services of an electrician to wire.

people.howstuffworks.com/culture-traditions/holidays-christmas/christmas-lights.htm

Christmas lights brighten up the Champs-Élysées during the evening. See more ... And how do they create the lights that sequence in different color patterns?

www.ask.com/youtube?q=How+Do+Electric+Christmas+Lights+Work&v=0MOpfT0f7bQ
Dec 5, 2011 ... Video on how Christmas lights work and why when one bulb burns out they all ... What would cause all of the bulbs to burn out and turn black?

electronics.stackexchange.com/questions/6591/how-are-led-christmas-lights-wired

This would depend on how the LED strings are actually wired up. ... LED Christmas lights are wired in series to "gobble" up the 110V applied to them. ... Most standard LED strings work normally if I load the controller with one ...

www.instructables.com/id/LED-Christmas-Light-Repair

You will need some tools that most people who tinker with electricity will have. ... With the faulty LED light removed the light string half that did not work is now ...