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Solar Powered Light Kit illuminates bike shelters at night.
Press Release Summary:
April 2, 2014 - Solar light kit provides nighttime safety for cyclists and their bikes. With built-in quick charge lithium battery pack, 8 x 19 in. solar panel provides dusk-to-dawn operation of up to 36 hr (3 nights) of light. Each waterproof, 24 in. light fixture has 48 LEDs and protective cover. While kit is offered as option for Guardian, Europa Compound, VeloPark, VeloMax, and Transit bike shelter models, universal mounting bracket can retrofit several other types of shelters already in field.
Original Press Release
Velodome Announces the Introduction of a New Solar Powered Light Kit for Bike Parking Shelters
Press release date: April 1, 2014
Velodome Shelters has introduced a low cost solar light kit that provides nighttime safety for cyclists and their bikes.
Solar Kit Attachment
Richard Cohen, Velodome’s president says that, “The solar light kit provides an easy and inexpensive answer to nighttime shelter security and is in keeping with our company’s commitment to sustainable solutions.”
Clifton, NJ — Velodome Shelters, a manufacturer of bicycle parking shelters and bike racks, has introduced a low cost solar light kit that provides nighttime safety for cyclists and their bikes.
The ultra- compact (8”x19”) solar panel provides dusk to dawn operation of up to 36 hours or 3 nights of light with its quick charge lithium battery pack built into the solar panel. Each 24” light fixture is waterproof, has 48 super bright LED’s and a protective cover.
The light kit is offered as an option with its Guardian, Europa Compound, VeloPark, VeloMax and Transit bike shelter models. In addition, a universal mounting bracket can retrofit several other types of shelters already in the field. The number of light kits recommended depends on the shelter size, configuration and brightness desired.
Each kit comes packed in a 25” x 13” x 3” carton, ships UPS and installs in minutes with quick connect wiring and 8 screws. Light specifications are available on the company’s website, http://www.velodomeshelters.com.
About Velodome Shelters
Velodome Shelters specializes in innovative bicycle parking shelters and high-security bike racks that protect bikes from the elements and deter theft. Their clean, contemporary styling makes a highly visible statement about a company or institution's values and commitment to alternative transportation.
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