Sunergy Solar Lamp Post with Planter Base (50400356)

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  • 86"H
  • 2 head solar lamp post
  • Each head consists of solar panel, six glass panes, six bright white LED lights and 3 AA rechargeable batteries
  • Ground mounting hardware included for mount in planter base
  • Decorative scroll bar for hanging plants mounted in pole


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ACE TRADING - WF YINGLONGSunergy Solar Lamp Post with Planter Base (50400356)
 
4.3

(based on 23 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

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    (12)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (8)

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91%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to install (16)
  • Durable (12)
  • Easy to use (12)
  • Well designed (9)
  • Safe (7)

Cons

  • Flimsy (3)

Best Uses

  • Outside (15)
  • Gifts (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Avid do-it-yourselfer (9), Casual do-it-yourselfer (7)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Beautiful and easy to set up

Beautiful, easy set up, no wiring and you don't have to fasten to cement. Just pull bucket up to it's highest level then fill with attractive gravel like we did. Wind doesn't move...Read complete review

Beautiful, easy set up, no wiring and you don't have to fasten to cement. Just pull bucket up to it's highest level then fill with attractive gravel like we did. Wind doesn't move it. We live in a windy place out in open and the weight of the gravel holds it in it's place. The electrical ones you have to fasten to concrete. Great for lighting our walkway. Highly recommend.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Very poor design

The plastic planter base is very thin, and has an upper section connected to a lower section through small latches. My latches were broken easily, and soils falled off since two parts were...Read complete review

The plastic planter base is very thin, and has an upper section connected to a lower section through small latches. My latches were broken easily, and soils falled off since two parts were separated. I had to drill holes and used wires to tie them together. They should make the top of lower section outside, rather inside to fix the problem.

The bottom of the aluminum lamp post was instructed to cover with gravels and then soils outside. But soils will follow water to build up around the post later, day after day. Continuous moisture will deteriorate it quickly. The more you water the plants the quicker the post fails.

The lights are dim. They do not have enough power to shine more than 6 ft down to the ground. They need to improve the reflection on the head lamps to make its output brighter. The black plastic should be avoided since it absorbs light. Inside the head lamp, top and bottom need shining materials to bounce back and forth more light.

The hangers are useless since the lamps need full sun to charge the batteries while the plants need shade.

In short, the lamp is good for decoration, but not practical.

Reviewed by 23 customers

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5.0

Giving these to my parents for CHRISTmas

By Matt

from Indianapolis, IN

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Attractive Design
  • Holding Capacity
  • Lightweight

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about ACE TRADING - WF YINGLONG Sunergy Solar Lamp Post with Planter Base (50400356):

      The price was great!

       
      4.0

      Solar power lamp pist

      By Mike

      from Warren, MI

      About Me Getting Started

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Attractive Design
      • Lightweight

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about ACE TRADING - WF YINGLONG Sunergy Solar Lamp Post with Planter Base (50400356):

          Easy to assemble. Light weight.

           
          5.0

          Great Lamp for the Price

          By Becky

          from Pittsburgh, PA

          About Me Getting Started

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Attractive Design

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Decorative

            Comments about ACE TRADING - WF YINGLONG Sunergy Solar Lamp Post with Planter Base (50400356):

            This lamp post is great! We dug a hole and sunk the bottom part of the pot. Filled it with rocks and the lamp post is now very sturdy. We live in an area that gets all the seasons, so I am hoping it endures this winter well! It looks pretty and provides just enough light.

             
            5.0

            Love it.

            By CT

            from West Chester, Ohio

            About Me Avid Gardener

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Attractive Design
            • Drains Well
            • Holding Capacity
            • Lightweight
            • Sturdy
            • Weather Resistant

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Outdoor Plants

              Comments about ACE TRADING - WF YINGLONG Sunergy Solar Lamp Post with Planter Base (50400356):

              We really purchased this light for the purpose of having a little bit of light up by our shed. I didn't plant anything in that one. The second light that we purchased we put it on our deck and have put some potted mums in it. It looks very nice.

               
              4.0

              "Received many compliments"

              By gardener cindy

              from Fulton, NY

              About Me Casual Do-It-Yourselfer

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Durable

              Cons

              • Flimsy

              Best Uses

              • Outside

              Comments about ACE TRADING - WF YINGLONG Sunergy Solar Lamp Post with Planter Base (50400356):

              The ordering and pickup at our local location was in a timely manner, they were courteous and helpful. When I got it home, putting it together was easy and simple and directions were good. I put the lamp on the side of my driveway as an accent light as it does not have a really bright glow. I choose to add dirt etc. to the base to plant flowers, the base is 2 parts that are attached by twisting and turning into a series of holes. This proved to be a challenge because as I filled w dirt it kept moving and coming apart. I would reccomend securing the 2 parts w duct tape before putting anything in the base. Other than that, all is well and received many compliments.

               
              5.0

              I would buy this product again

              By The skeptical One

              from Maple Hts., OH

              About Me Casual Do-It-Yourselfer

              Pros

              • Durable
              • Easy to Install
              • Easy to Use
              • Safe
              • Well Designed

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Outside

                Comments about ACE TRADING - WF YINGLONG Sunergy Solar Lamp Post with Planter Base (50400356):

                I brought this lamp a year ago and it still looks nice in my yard. I filled the base with rocks and it endured the winter weather. I really love it.

                 
                4.0

                It's so good....

                By Booklady

                from Chicago, IL

                About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Durable
                • Easy to Install

                Cons

                • Planter Needs Redesign

                Best Uses

                • Outside

                Comments about ACE TRADING - WF YINGLONG Sunergy Solar Lamp Post with Planter Base (50400356):

                we now own three. The picture shown does not include the optional planter that is included. My only complaint about this item is that the planter pot is in two pieces and you have to be very careful when you put it together. It is really only stabilized when it is planted in the gound with about 3-4 inches of the pot showing above the ground. It really looks pretty when planted. The lights do not give off a lot of light at night but I have placed them near seating areas on our patio. They give off enough light so that I don't have to turn on the electricity when we want to sit out alone. We do, however, use our main light when we have guests. We also paid less at ACE than we did at the other retailer when we purchased our first one. We ordered 2 from ACE. If the planter base was one piece I would have rated this item 5 stars. All in all, I am very pleased with this purchase.

                 
                4.0

                Looks great

                By CS

                from Wake Forest, NC

                About Me Beginner

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Durable
                • Easy to Install
                • Easy to Use

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Outside

                  Comments about ACE TRADING - WF YINGLONG Sunergy Solar Lamp Post with Planter Base (50400356):

                  This item looks great and was easy to install. we just put river rocks in the planter. We did however fill the planter entirely with river rocks to insure it was as stable as possible so there's no room left in our planter for plants (which is fine with me). It's been through a couple storms but nothing too windy so I'm not sure how it will stand up to winds yet. As long as it doesn't fall over it looks like it will hold up quite a while and it puts off a good amount of light for several hours per evening, into the morning hours.

                   
                  5.0

                  AWESOME

                  By coyotepa

                  from Slatington,PA

                  About Me Professional

                  Verified Reviewer

                  Pros

                  • Durable
                  • Easy to Install
                  • Easy to Use
                  • Safe
                  • Well Designed

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Outside

                    Comments about ACE TRADING - WF YINGLONG Sunergy Solar Lamp Post with Planter Base (50400356):

                    Very nice light, Bought two of them. Gives off lots of light my wife loves them.

                     
                    5.0

                    Great outdoor lamp!

                    By Jack of Walnut Creek

                    from Walnut Creek, Ca

                    About Me Casual Do-It-Yourselfer

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Easy to Install
                    • Easy to Use
                    • Good Value
                    • Well Designed

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Outside

                      Comments about ACE TRADING - WF YINGLONG Sunergy Solar Lamp Post with Planter Base (50400356):

                      I love it so much I bought a second one. The first one after a year works great and provides enough lighting to our backyard. Battery life is more than expected and is recharged without any problem. I think is a great value for the price!

                       
                      5.0

                      Great Accent and Added Security

                      By Jayman

                      from Grandview, MO

                      About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Durable
                      • Easy to Install
                      • Easy to Use
                      • Safe
                      • Well Designed

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Outside

                        Comments about ACE TRADING - WF YINGLONG Sunergy Solar Lamp Post with Planter Base (50400356):

                        This is a great accent piece for your front or backyard. It is easy to set up and very portable.

                         
                        5.0

                        Good

                        By Waldo

                        from Spokane

                        About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Easy to Install
                        • Easy to Use

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Outside

                          Comments about ACE TRADING - WF YINGLONG Sunergy Solar Lamp Post with Planter Base (50400356):

                          Bought more of them

                           
                          4.0

                          Decorative

                          By Gretch

                          from Indiana

                          About Me Casual Do-It-Yourselfer

                          Verified Buyer

                          Pros

                          • Easy to Install
                          • Well Designed

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                              Comments about ACE TRADING - WF YINGLONG Sunergy Solar Lamp Post with Planter Base (50400356):

                              Wish the solar lights were a tad brighter...but very pretty and decorative overall.

                               
                              5.0

                              Great Yard Accessory

                              By Jay

                              from Grandview, MO)

                              About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

                              Verified Buyer

                              Pros

                              • Durable
                              • Easy to Install
                              • Easy to Use
                              • Safe
                              • Well Designed

                              Cons

                                Best Uses

                                • Outside

                                Comments about ACE TRADING - WF YINGLONG Sunergy Solar Lamp Post with Planter Base (50400356):

                                This is a great accessory to your front yard or deck. It is low/no maintenance and with the planter base is a real eye catcher.

                                 
                                4.0

                                A classy touch

                                By AndrewB

                                from Suffolk, LI, NY

                                About Me Beginner

                                Verified Buyer

                                Pros

                                • Attractive
                                • Easy to Install

                                Cons

                                  Best Uses

                                    Comments about ACE TRADING - WF YINGLONG Sunergy Solar Lamp Post with Planter Base (50400356):

                                    The BW and I bought this as a little anniversary treat for ourselves and to replace a similar but smaller item that got trashed in an accident a couple of years back.

                                    The price was right and the free "ship to store" worked out well. It only took two or three days to arrive and the packaged item was not too big or heavy to get in or out of a decent size car trunk. Assembly was pretty easy, took maybe 30 minutes [and I'm no handyman] and required just some basic screw drivers and wrenches. [The screwing on of the lanterns to the crossbar was the only thing that needed an extra set of hands.]

                                    I was going to mount it to the cement block base of the one we lost and that would have worked but we preferred a different location so I used the planter base supplied. The base comes in two sections that nest and attach with tabs and groves that seem a bit flimsy and don't lock too solidly but it seems to hold up okay.

                                    It stands about 7' high and seems impressive [at least in comparison to the 5 footer it replaces]. After letting the batteries charge in the sun for a day or so I had to get out the ladder to go up and unscrew the tops of the lamps to switch them on. I thought that a little inconvenient but it's pretty much a one time thing.

                                    I put about 25 lbs of river rock in the base [as recommended] and placed it on an 18' round paver for level and steadiness. It's been up and operating about two weeks now and it held up to a very windy rain storm the other day with no hint of instability.

                                    The piece looks great in the little garden to the left of our porch. I'm sure it will look better once we add flowers in the base and hanging plants. [The chains and baskets for the hanging plants are not included by the way and the crossbar for hanging can be left off if you prefer the sleeker look.] It gives off a good amount of light and illuminates the porch stairs and entrance fairly well from its position about 10 feet away.

                                    All in all an agreeable purchase.

                                    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                                     
                                    3.0

                                    low light

                                    By marva

                                    from Hoston texas

                                    About Me Casual Do-It-Yourselfer

                                    Verified Buyer

                                    Pros

                                      Cons

                                        Best Uses

                                        • Outside

                                        Comments about ACE TRADING - WF YINGLONG Sunergy Solar Lamp Post with Planter Base (50400356):

                                        Mine doesn't provide much light for walking. it is pretty, but does not add safety lighting.

                                        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                                         
                                        2.0

                                        Caution during assembly!!

                                        By Mike in Texas

                                        from Houston, TX

                                        About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

                                        Verified Buyer

                                        Pros

                                        • Easy to Install
                                        • Easy to Use
                                        • Safe

                                        Cons

                                        • Flimsy
                                        • Poor Design

                                        Best Uses

                                        • Outside

                                        Comments about ACE TRADING - WF YINGLONG Sunergy Solar Lamp Post with Planter Base (50400356):

                                        The locking mechanism for the upper and lower sections of the planter is a very poor design. The tabs are flimsy and easy to break. I doubt that any side pressure when filled will be tolerated. Excellent product if mounting in concrete.

                                        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                                         
                                        2.0

                                        Very poor design

                                        By J.Tran

                                        from San Jose, CA

                                        About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

                                        Verified Reviewer

                                        Pros

                                        • Easy to Install

                                        Cons

                                        • Flimsy
                                        • Poor Design

                                        Best Uses

                                          Comments about ACE TRADING - WF YINGLONG Sunergy Solar Lamp Post with Planter Base (50400356):

                                          The plastic planter base is very thin, and has an upper section connected to a lower section through small latches. My latches were broken easily, and soils falled off since two parts were separated. I had to drill holes and used wires to tie them together. They should make the top of lower section outside, rather inside to fix the problem.

                                          The bottom of the aluminum lamp post was instructed to cover with gravels and then soils outside. But soils will follow water to build up around the post later, day after day. Continuous moisture will deteriorate it quickly. The more you water the plants the quicker the post fails.

                                          The lights are dim. They do not have enough power to shine more than 6 ft down to the ground. They need to improve the reflection on the head lamps to make its output brighter. The black plastic should be avoided since it absorbs light. Inside the head lamp, top and bottom need shining materials to bounce back and forth more light.

                                          The hangers are useless since the lamps need full sun to charge the batteries while the plants need shade.

                                          In short, the lamp is good for decoration, but not practical.

                                          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                                           
                                          5.0

                                          Beautiful addition to our deck

                                          By Lee

                                          from Pennsylvania

                                          About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

                                          Verified Reviewer

                                          Pros

                                          • Bright Light
                                          • Durable
                                          • Easy to Install
                                          • Easy to Use
                                          • Well Designed

                                          Cons

                                            Best Uses

                                            • Gifts
                                            • Outside

                                            Comments about ACE TRADING - WF YINGLONG Sunergy Solar Lamp Post with Planter Base (50400356):

                                            This is as near to a perfect product as I have seen. It was very easy to put together with clear directions and quality parts that fit. I filled the base with gravel, a layer of soil, and some plants; added two hanging baskets and, honestly, it looks like it cost two or three times as much. The lights are surprisingly bright and last for hours. Highly recommended.

                                            (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                                             
                                            5.0

                                            Beautiful addition to yard

                                            By Waneta

                                            from Munster, In.

                                            About Me Casual Do-It-Yourselfer

                                            Verified Buyer

                                            Pros

                                            • Durable
                                            • Easy to Install
                                            • Easy to Use
                                            • Safe
                                            • Well Designed

                                            Cons

                                              Best Uses

                                              • Gifts
                                              • Outside

                                              Comments about ACE TRADING - WF YINGLONG Sunergy Solar Lamp Post with Planter Base (50400356):

                                              It seems that one of the LED lamps is not as bright as the other. I changed batteries but am wondering if some of the bulbs are bad. Any suggestions?

                                              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                                               
                                              4.0

                                              Enriches your yard

                                              By Ducata

                                              from Temecula

                                              About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

                                              Verified Buyer

                                              Pros

                                                Cons

                                                • Not Super Bright

                                                Best Uses

                                                  Comments about ACE TRADING - WF YINGLONG Sunergy Solar Lamp Post with Planter Base (50400356):

                                                  We put two in the backyard, one in each corner near the fence. It adds a distinctive and beautiful look.

                                                  (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                                                   
                                                  4.0

                                                  We liked it so much we bought another

                                                  By Nile

                                                  from Henderson, Nv.

                                                  About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

                                                  Verified Buyer

                                                  Pros

                                                  • Durable
                                                  • Easy to Install
                                                  • Easy to Use

                                                  Cons

                                                  • Planter Base Flimsy

                                                  Best Uses

                                                  • Outside

                                                  Comments about ACE TRADING - WF YINGLONG Sunergy Solar Lamp Post with Planter Base (50400356):

                                                  I would not separate the base planter for better stability.

                                                  (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

                                                   
                                                  5.0

                                                  Beautiful and easy to set up

                                                  By Swoopman

                                                  from TN

                                                  About Me Casual Do-It-Yourselfer

                                                  Verified Buyer

                                                  Pros

                                                  • Durable
                                                  • Easy to Install
                                                  • Easy to Use
                                                  • No Wiring
                                                  • Safe
                                                  • Well Designed

                                                  Cons

                                                    Best Uses

                                                    • Garden
                                                    • Gifts
                                                    • Outside
                                                    • Walkway

                                                    Comments about ACE TRADING - WF YINGLONG Sunergy Solar Lamp Post with Planter Base (50400356):

                                                    Beautiful, easy set up, no wiring and you don't have to fasten to cement. Just pull bucket up to it's highest level then fill with attractive gravel like we did. Wind doesn't move it. We live in a windy place out in open and the weight of the gravel holds it in it's place. The electrical ones you have to fasten to concrete. Great for lighting our walkway. Highly recommend.

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