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I currently have a Cobra light bar with 4 inch halogen bulbs and was thinking of changing them out to a LED replacement unit which I have found are available. http://www.jpcycles.com/product/561-309

How much brighter/better would these lights be that the stock lights on a cobra bar?

I was initially thinking about making the conversion so as to reduce the current draw on my elec system ( cause I have other add-ons)

One thing I do not want, is a less bright or a reduced throw on the light beam especially when the cost of the replacement lights is around $275

Would appreciate opinions.
 

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No way of knowing without specs for both lightbars. Since you already have a lightbar,why not look just for LED bulbs to fit your lightbar. Would be a lot cheaper option then replacing the whole lightbar.
 

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Its not a matter of which bar is better or the specs, you need to know the lumens of the bulb they use and the one you want to replace.
 

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For that kind of money you could buy a few 12in off road LED light bars and have lights that are worlds brighter.
 

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No way of knowing without specs for both lightbars. Since you already have a lightbar,why not look just for LED bulbs to fit your lightbar. Would be a lot cheaper option then replacing the whole lightbar.
My understanding is that this JP part number is just for the lights, not the light bar ....

IS there a replacement bulb that I can use instead of the stock module that is in the existing cobras?
 

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Get a couple of CREE H3 LED bulbs. You can get a pair for less than 50 bucks. Do some research before you get the LED's.
 

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Thats just to much money for what you get. I like using "cop" lights, very bright and last forever.
This would work and they(each one) put out as much or more lumen's than your high beam does.
http://www.strobesnmore.com/Strobes-N-More-Eflood-1400-Lumen-X-Series.html
Or just see what they have that you might like, I would not go under 1200 luman's per light.
Flood / Scene / Spot Whelen, Federal Signal, Able 2, Sho Me, Feniex, Axixtech -

I ride with a guy that uses this light on one of his bikes and it works great
http://www.strobesnmore.com/Strobes-N-More-EFlood-5000-Lumen-Flood-Light.html
Half spot, half flood so you can use the flood or spot or both. So it's 36 watts when you use half or 72 when both flood and spot are on. With over 5000 luman's on hand you can light up the road or blind the guy coming at you with his high beams on.

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