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The Can Converter - Can Light Conversion Kit

- Style # 29518

This handy kit makes can lighting conversion simpler than ever with no major remodeling or demo work needed.

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The Can Converter - Can Light Conversion Kit
The Can Converter - Can Light Conversion Kit
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Convert old, unused can lights with this innovative light conversion kit. In just minutes you can convert your can light to accept hanging lights, ceiling light fixtures and other decorative lighting. Perfect for entry lighting, workshops, carports or wherever can lighting has been installed. Adapts to 5" and 6" cans. 35 pound load rating for ceiling fixtures. Includes a decorative medallion cover. Please note: this kit is designed for incandescent lighting only. Mount only to construction cans with bar hangers.

  • White finish.
  • Adapts to 5" and 6" cans.
  • Includes mounting hardware and wires.
  • 35 pound load rating.
  • 8" wide canopy.
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Is it paintable?
Maggie T on Feb 1, 2018
BEST ANSWER: The can converter can be painted.
Can this be used for an exterior covered porch?
Mindi W on Aug 23, 2017
BEST ANSWER: The can converter can be used with an outdoor recess can.
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Works as advertised!
The can converter was the perfect solution to my dilemma of how to secure a pendant lighting structure to my current recessed can lighting fixture. The parts were all well made except for the cheap beveled plastic medallion (which is unfortunately the only part that shows). The directions aren't well written / illustrated, and installation took quite a while and required some improvisation for my pendant light to attach. All in all, a good product, although I think it is a bit overpriced for what is essentially just some fitted bracket hardware.

Pros: Works as advertised, Parts are well made

Cons: Directions poorly written, Medallion is cheap, Not easy to install, A bit pricey
August 16, 2011
Perfect - would use again and again.
Needed to adapt a chandelier to a can fixture. Works and looks great.

Pros: Attractive Design, Easy To Install

Best Uses: Decoration, Small Rooms
May 12, 2008
Might Work -- Might Not
This is a great product idea, but depending on the can light style you are trying to convert, may not work.

Pros: Great Idea

Cons: Not Universal, Flimsy Construction, Hard To Install
January 27, 2010
didn't work for me, but good idea.
i couldn't use this because my bucket light wasn't the right kind, i think because i live in a condo with cement ceilings. it seemed like a nice idea, but wasn't able to do it myself. if you had the right kind of bucket light, i'm sure it would be fine.

Pros: Improves Functionality

Cons: Hard To Install
March 23, 2011
works great and looks even better
easy to install and stylish

Pros: Easy To Install, Attractive Design, Quality Construction, Improves Functionality
May 13, 2008
So glad we found this item
Nice to have available for install. Very difficult otherwise.

Pros: Attractive Design, Easy To Install, Quality Construction, Improves Functionality
May 13, 2008
Lighting the Entry

Pros: Improves Functionality, Easy To Install, Quality Construction, Attractive Design
October 17, 2010
We plan to turn our can lights above our kitchen island into pendants with this conversion kit !

Pros: Quality Construction, Improves Functionality, Easy To Install
March 12, 2011
Looks Beautiful
I had LP install can converter and light for a modest fee

Pros: Attractive Design, You Cant See It

Cons: None
September 15, 2013
Can Converter
It's awesome!
July 17, 2017
8 months ago
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