Press Release Summary:
ULTRA 5000(TM) F40T10 Fluorescent Lamps can produce 15% higher lumen output of clean, natural daylight color in comparison to T12 fluorescent lamps. They are available in 4 ft, with 40 W and 5000K color temperature. Suitable for critical lighting applications, T10s feature color rendering index of 90. Manufactured with cathode guards, darkening around end of bulb is minimized throughout its 20,000 hr life expectancy.
Original Press Release:
Ushio Announces New Ultra 5000(TM) T10 Fluorescent Lamps
Cypress, CA (October 2001)- Introducing Ushio's new Ultra 5000(TM) F40T10 fluorescent lamps. The T10 fluorescent lamps can produce 15% higher lumen output of clean, natural daylight color in comparison to the standard T12 fluorescent lamps. Our Ultra 5000(TM) lamps can be used as a direct replacement for standard T12 fluorescent tubes without changing the ballast. If used with elcctronic ballasts, an additional 15% energy savings can result. In addition, T10s are ideal for critical lighting applications because of the exceptional color rendering index of 90. Manufactured with a cathode guard, darkeniing around the end of bulb is minimized throughout the 20,000 hour long life expectancy. Ultra 5000(TM) T10 fluorescents are available in 4 feet, 40 watts with a color temperature of 5000K.