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Putting them in the access panel with other electrical is how I do it all the time. With your primary connections in the box it is safer than many DIY hack jobs I have seen in the past.


It should be fine - there are undoubtedly other, similar components related to the furnace itself that are also located inside the cabinet. Just make sure it's securely fastened so that vibrations don't knock it loose. Sidenote: if it were me, I would replace that smallish beige wirenut with one of those deeper yellow ones so the wires aren't exposed.


LED lighting is powered lighting like any other light and takes a power supply. Find a decent quality 24vdc power supply which provides the proper amount of amperage and you're golden.

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