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Post Top Retrofit LED Lamp increases outdoor lighting efficiency.
Press Release Summary:
April 2, 2013 - LED Post Top Retrofit Lamp, offered in medium and mogul bases, replaces metal halide or high-pressure sodium light sources in existing fixtures to increase energy efficiency and lower maintenance requirements. Designed for post-top outdoor lighting applications, 36 W LED lamp is available in cool 6500K CCT and delivers 360° optical design. Sealed body is constructed of aluminum to provide thermal protection and effective transfer of heat from LEDs, extending operational life.
Original Press Release
MaxLite Introduces LED Post Top Retrofit Lamp for Outdoor Lighting
Press release date: March 22, 2013
West Caldwell, New Jersey – Transforming existing inefficient fixtures into energy efficient lighting with improved efficacy and lower maintenance costs, MaxLite® has introduced the LED Post Top Retrofit Lamp as a replacement for traditional metal halide or high-pressure sodium light sources. MaxLite has designed this new LED lamp for post-top outdoor lighting applications in parks, corporate and school campuses, airports, municipalities, site, area and street lighting applications.
“Our LED Post Top Retrofits open new possibilities for MaxLite in the outdoor lighting market,” said Vice President of Product Marketing and Engineering Pat Treadway. “These LED lamps offer significant energy and maintenance savings for lighting public spaces, and are really a ‘must see’ product for cityscape planners and pedestrian traffic professionals.”
The 36-watt LED Post Top Retrofit Lamp is available in a cool 6500K correlated color temperature (CCT) and delivers a 360-degree optical design to provide even light distribution in all directions. The LED Lamp is constructed with color-matched LEDs that ensure high performance and optimal color consistency. The sealed body is constructed of aluminum to provide thermal protection and effective transfer of heat from the LEDs for extended life. Compared to a 100-watt HID lamp that consumes 115-watts, the Post Top LED Lamp reduces energy maintenance costs by $630 throughout its lifetime, offering a payback in less than three and a half years.
The LED lamp is offered in medium and mogul bases, with additional CCT models available upon request. The driver is constructed using premium components and is suitable to be used in ambient temperatures of up to 140 degrees Fahrenheit. The Post Top retrofit lamp is cULus listed for use in enclosed fixtures.
View the data sheet: http://www.maxlite.com/PDFs/Datasheets/SKPT36LED.pdf.
About MaxLite (www.maxlite.com)
MaxLite has been committed to providing energy efficient lighting products for the last 20 years, and was one of the first movers into LED technology in the industry. An ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year, MaxLite established the MaxLED® brand, an extensive line of indoor and outdoor lighting fixtures featuring innovative LED luminaires and lamps using the latest state-of-the-art LED technology. Through MaxLite’s innovative research and development capabilities in its California office and product assembly center in New Jersey, MaxLite continues to be at the forefront of energy efficient technologies. For more information, call 800-555-5629, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or follow us at https://twitter.com/maxlitenewsroom.