When it comes to how to install a light mover, first buy a surge protector. Grow light systems need protection so you absolutely need this. Get a proper surge protector for your indoor grow system. The LightRail light mover circuit board can never damage itself because it uses very little electricity. That’s at only 5 watts for LightRail 3.5 Motors and 9 watts for LightRail 4.0 Motors. But, it can get damaged if you do not protect it from possible electrical surges in your grow room. Second, even though LightRail light movers are easy to set up, the electrical details for the grow light system in a grow room can be complicated. So, it’s recommended you get an electrician to help you plan out and setup any indoor grow system.
The most important detail in how to install a light mover is this. Read your grow light system instructions. But, for more visual help, there is the illustrated eBook guide, “How To Set Up Your LightRail“. Also, the grow light system “board mount method” is what’s recommended. And, you will see how to do that grow light mover detail in that illustrated guide. It walks you through, step by step, in how to install a light mover.
When thinking of how to set up a light mover, we need to first plan out the grow equipment space. This is the planning phase and for our grow light movers, it’s easy. That planning involves measuring out all the grow equipment details including the grow light system. A 4’x4’ area of grow lamp coverage can turn into a 4’x6’ area, as an example. And, a larger initial footprint will stretch out proportionally. In other words, an indoor growing kit square turns into an indoor growing kit rectangle. For extra help in planning the grow equipment space with grow light movers, here is the link grow light mover spacing.
First, buy a proper surge protector and not just a power strip
The next phase for indoor grow setups is in the pre-setup. And the first item we need in our indoor growing system is a surge protector. In other words, we need to get a proper surge protector and not just a power strip. Here is why a surge protector is the first step in how to set up a light mover. Electrical surges can occur in our grow light systems. And this is especially true in high wattage indoor grow setup environments. The LightRail light mover circuit board can never damage itself because it uses very little electricity LightRail light mover power consumption. But, it can get damaged if we don’t protect it from possible electrical surges in our indoor growing system.
How to set up a light mover; it’s easy and intuitive
Also in the pre-setup category are the more complicated details that go with the electricity of our grow light systems. LightRail light movers are easy to set up but the electrical details of our grow light systems can be complicated. So, it’s a good idea to get an electrician to help in setting up the indoor growing system space. And of course, high wattage indoor grow lights need grow light system ballasts indoor growing kit ballast info. And, our grow light movers should never be plugged into grow light system ballasts. Again, the grow light mover should be protected and we can do that with a surge protector.
The board mount method of installation is recommended by Gualala Robotics
For the actual details of how to set up a light mover, LightRail light mover instructions are available. But, there is another grow light system tool available. And, that is this eBook how to set up your LightRail. It’s a good grow equipment visual aid with plenty of grow light mover set up photos. And there we can see the board mount method of installation as recommended by Gualala Robotics. And, Gualala Robotics is the manufacturer of LightRail light movers. For this grow light system method, the light mover rail is mounted to a board first. And then, the board is mounted to the ceiling supports above the indoor growing system.
Rail Hangers for tents or greenhouses; Strut channel compatible rails for containers
Or, for the grow tent or four-season greenhouse, the light mover rail can be mounted with these Rail Hangers for tents or greenhouses. Also, if the indoor growing kit is in a container grow facility, the grow light movers can be mounted with a strut channel compatible light mover rail strut channel compatible rails for indoor grow setups.
There are many options for LightRail light movers and these indoor grow setup options are unique to this brand. And, it’s all very easy and intuitive when it comes to planning and setting up our grow light systems. Using grow light movers in our indoor grow setups improve the efficiency of those indoor grow setups. And, they are easy to plan and implement. When it comes to how to set up a light mover, there is plenty of support available.