Bayonet light fittings are very popular. In particular, bayonet cap globes are commonly found around the home in lamps and household light fittings.
Small bayonet cap bulbs are a smaller version of the bayonet cap but with the same versatility and functionality. They're often used for automotive purposes, in torches etc.
One of the other most common types of light globes to be found in Australian homes is the Edison screw. You'll find them in lamps and household light fittings.
Most often used for low voltage applications, the lilliput Edison screw is most commonly used for decorative lighting and model making.
The miniature Edison screw bulbs can be useful for automotive applications, torches and bike lights.
Often used in decorative and ornamental fixtures such as chandeliers, candelabras and night lights.
Small Edison screw globes are most commonly used for appliances such as ovens, decorative lighting and night lights. We've got some great tips on how to choose the right light for every situation.
Mainly used for commercial and industrial purposes, the giant (or goliath) Edison screw bulb is ideal for high wattage applications.
The GU10 halogen capsule is the globe most commonly used in household downlights, track and spot lighting. Choosing an energy saving light bulb is a great way to reduce your power bill at home and halogen globes are a popular choice.
More of a specialty globe, the G9 halogen capsule is most commonly used for automotive and industrial applications.
Asbestos, lead-based paints and copper chromium arsenic (CCA) treated timber are health hazards you need to look out for when renovating older homes. These substances can easily be disturbed when renovating and exposure to them can cause a range of life-threatening diseases and conditions including cancer. For information on the dangers of asbestos, lead-based paint and CCA treated timber and tips for dealing with these materials contact your local council's Environmental Health Officer or visit our Health & Safety page.
When following our advice in our D.I.Y. videos, make sure you use all equipment, including PPE, safely by following the manufacturer’s instructions. Check that the equipment is suitable for the task and that PPE fits properly. If you are unsure, hire an expert to do the job or talk to a Bunnings Team Member.