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Below are the parts included and needed for a Christmas tree base. Note: We do NOT include a bulb since these are hard to ship. Bulbs can be bought at a dollar store. For small trees, a 7 watt bulbs is best but don't buy anything greater than 25 watts. Please also note the tree may get pretty hot after being on for awhile; be careful and turn the tree off for a couple minutes before touching.
Steps 1-3: Put cord thru the small hole on the side of the base, thread on the first hex nut, Screw the threaded stem on the hex nut, extend 1/8 to 1/4 inch.
Step 4: Place on the first rubber washer
Step 5: Put everything thru the large hole
Step 6: Put on the second rubber washer
Step 7: Screw on the second hex nut and only FINGER TIGHTEN!
Step 8: Move the wires down as shown above and remove the cardboard from the socket. Screw on the socket and only FINGER TIGHTEN!
Step 9: Pull the wires up on each side, you may need a needle nose pliers or a toothpick may work.
Step 10: Use a screw driver or a table knife to attach the wires on each side.
Step 11: Replace the cardboard as shown below.