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DEWALT

Model DC527

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Store SO SKU #1000952681

18-Volt Cordless Fluorescent Area Light

$44.51 /each
  • Runs on the 18 Volt battery system for longer run time
  • Battery sold separately
  • 13 Watt fluorescent bulb provides bright area lighting

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The DEWALT DC527 18-Volt Area Light is built to take the rough handling of a professional jobsite. Inside the rugged, resilient, dust-and-dirt resistant housing is a 13-Watt fluorescent bulb that shines bright, but runs much cooler than other types of bulbs found on the job site. In fact, this light has become a favorite with a wide range of trades people, including carpenters, plumbers, electricians, HVAC contractors, millwrights, and marine and automobile mechanics. It is a tool you’ll appreciate when working in small, cramped spaces, such as attics, crawlspaces, closets and under decks and porches.

  • Built-in telescoping and 360° rotating hook allows unit to hang from 2 in. materials and multiple locations
  • Over-molded lens cover provides increased durability on the jobsite
  • Pre heat circuit helps eliminate blackening at the base of the bulb
  • Twist and lock tool free lens cover allows for quick and easy bulb change
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How can I recharge the battery?

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This light operates on DeWalt 18 volt Ni-cad batteries, so you need a DeWalt charger that accepts that type of battery. Notice that this light is not supplied with a battery, so you'll need to purchase (or borrow!) a battery AND a charger.
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June 3, 2016
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Yes, but the light does not include a battery with it. You will use a Dewalt 18 volt battery.
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where do i get just the bulb from

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This blb is for a dewalt 18 volt work light model #dc527
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yeah, I had problem getting a spare bulb.
Look in your yellow pages (paper or on-line) for a local to you DeWalt Factory Authorized Service Center (brick n mortar). Call them, ask them if they hav it on the shelf or can order it for you.
I understand DeWalt is 'obsoleting' this flourescent lamp, that's why I bought two lamps.
And, the service center should be able to rebuild the 18V battery with new Read More
yeah, I had problem getting a spare bulb.
Look in your yellow pages (paper or on-line) for a local to you DeWalt Factory Authorized Service Center (brick n mortar). Call them, ask them if they hav it on the shelf or can order it for you.
I understand DeWalt is 'obsoleting' this flourescent lamp, that's why I bought two lamps.
And, the service center should be able to rebuild the 18V battery with new interior Ni-Cad cells. at least, my Tampa FL center can do this.
Cheers! hope this helps you. SamD Read Less
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December 24, 2013
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Thank you for your recent inquiry with The Home Depot. Unfortunately, this item is not available for replacement parts through The Home Depot. However, it may be beneficial to reach out to the manufacturer of the product. The manufacturer is Dewalt and their Customer Service department can be reached at 1-800-4-DEWALT. For more information, please visit your nearest Home Depot store or call HomeDepot.com Read More
Thank you for your recent inquiry with The Home Depot. Unfortunately, this item is not available for replacement parts through The Home Depot. However, it may be beneficial to reach out to the manufacturer of the product. The manufacturer is Dewalt and their Customer Service department can be reached at 1-800-4-DEWALT. For more information, please visit your nearest Home Depot store or call HomeDepot.com customer service at 1-800-430-3376. Read Less
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is there a led conversion kit for this light (dc527) thank you.

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No
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Which battery does it take?

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This unit takes a DeWalt 18V stem top battery.
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Rated 4.6 out of 5 by 21 reviewers.
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by My Favorite Portable Light Good light output, easy to hold, and no cord to drag around. Just grab it and go. Especially good for damp or wet areas where a corded light might pose an electric shock hazard. The only complaint I have is that the light does not provide an indication that the battery charge is getting low; it runs steady until the battery gives out, and then you're suddenly in the dark. That's usually just an annoyance for me, but I go prepared with another charged battery or a backup flashlight if getting left in the dark would leave me in a bad way. June 22, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Great Lighting Very pleased with product. Bright quality lighting. January 13, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by 18 v cordless fluorescent area light I've had this light for about year and use it several times a week . it has been dropped a half dozen times from distance of 3 feet, and it keeps working. It will work several hours on single charged battery. I highly recommend this light December 18, 2015
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by GREAT LIGHT!!! This light is bright and beefy! Feels rugged in your hand nice and bright. Ordered one for my dad at lunch and received it in the mail by lunch the next day!! Wow.... June 17, 2015
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Good Light Every DeWalt product I own has been very reliable. This light gives good coverage and have dropped this a couple times with no breaks. May 27, 2015
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Good potable light for the price Works great for a small to medium work area. Light weight, has a hook to hang up. The light will last 8 plus hours on one battery. Great buy for the price, I wished dewalt made an led 18volt light. March 3, 2015
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Very handy and well thought out light. Great light for broadcasting light to a large area. I use it in the attic most often. No, it is not the brightest light, but it was not made to be a spotlight. Dewalt makes another light, commonly included in discounted kit packages (which I have), for that purpose. I saw a review from 2011 that said the replacement bulbs are hard to find. Maybe then, but now you can find them easily on Amazon for about $10. Unless you drop the light and break the bulb, I do not think the average homeowner will need a new bulb more than once every 5 years or so. I also saw another reviewer who said he had trouble using the XRP batteries with this light. They work just fine in my light, so I do not know what the issue could have been there. December 12, 2013
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Perfect product Lightweight and inexpensive. Great work light. Also perfect for camping. March 3, 2015
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