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Lighting our feathered friends

Hi,
I hate the government shoving these mercury filled CFL bulbs, and expecting us to pay $20.00 or more for an LED. How are youall coping. I might as well light candles they put out the same light that these do. I'm so frustrated and don't know where to turn....
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I use a compact bird lamp which is flicker free for the birds' eyes.
You know humans see about 24 pictures per sec., birds see about 150.

http://www.trixie.de/en/prod/Bird_Bird_Lamp,20879

Does anyone know whether LEDs are flicker free for birds?
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