Light Rods provide highly directional illumination.
Strongsville, OH 44136
Jun 19, 2003 Optical-grade, acrylic-plastic, rod-shaped light guides are offered in machined, extruded, or molded versions. Lengths range from 1–36 in., with diameters from 0.100–1.000 in. Units consume 20–25 mA and offer 20,000–100,000 hr to half life. They include LED light source and wiring harness for plug-and-play operation. Applications include illumination, backlighting, or accent lighting for audio/visual products, handheld remote controls, and portable test equipment.
Light Guide suits industrial design applications.
Bridgestone Engineered Products Co.
Nashville, TN 37214 0993
Apr 09, 2003 Luxaura™ Light Guide is an acrylic rod that creates solid-state light source when attached to LEDs that provide light and color. It does not have any gas, glass, or filament. Co-extruded 3-part structure is composed of outer clad, acrylic polymer core, and reflector strip that radiates light from guide. Clear, UV-resistant solid-core rod can be easily shaped, once heated, to fit many designs. Luxaura™ comes in 6.5, 10, and 14 mm dia and lengths up to 6 ft.