Wedge-Based LEDs replace incandescent bulbs.

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Featuring non-polarized design, 586 series LEDs includes T 3 wedge and T 1 wedge in 6, 12, 14 and 24 Vdc versions. Products mount directly into industry-standard sockets and replace subminiature and miniature incandescent lamps. Using AlInGap and InGaN technology in multi-LED design, units provide ability to mix colors, last up to 100,000 hr, resist shock and vibration, and generate no heat. Colors include red, green, amber, blue, and white.

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Wedge Based LEDs Replace Incandescent Bulbs

Farmingdale, N.J., May 2004 -- Dialight Corporation now offers its 586 series of based LEDs, which includes the T 3< (T10) wedge and T 1> (T5) wedge for applications such as illuminating switches, panel indicators and reels in gaming equipment. Mounting directly into industry standard sockets, the new units are designed to replace many popular subminiature and miniature incandescent lamps.

Using advanced AlInGap and InGaN technology in a unique, multi-LED design, they provide superior illumination and the ability to mix colors. In addition, they last much longer than incandescent lamps -- up to 100,000 hours -- draw 90% less power, resist shock and vibration and generate no heat.

Featuring true non-polarized design, both lamps are available in 6, 12, 14 and 24 VDC; the T 1 > wedge is also available in a 28 VDC version. Operating temperatures range from -30oC to +85 oC (storage temperature: 40°C to +100°C).

Available in red, green, amber, blue and white, as well as white/amber and white/ orange combinations for a warmer white color, the T 3 < wedge is designed to replace incandescent lamp numbers 159, 259, 444, 447, 555, 3-501, 3-504, 3-509, 124, 158, 161, 168, 193, 194, 658, 184, 3-505 and 3-507.

The T 1> wedge is available in red, green, amber, blue and white. It is designed to replace incandescent lamp numbers 79, 16, 84, 86, 18, 37, 70, 73, 74, 17 and 85

Pricing for standard products is as low as $4.69 per unit in quantities of 1,000; delivery of production quantities is 6 weeks ARO.

For further information, contact Leatrice Moeller, Dialight Corporation, 1501 Route 34 South, Farmingdale, NJ 07727. Phone: 732-751-5879; fax: 732-751-3179 e-mail: For more information about Dialight and its products, visit the company's website on the internet:

About Dialight

An ISO 9001-certified company and EPA Energy Star partner, Dialight Corporation is a leader in applying LED technology to a wide range of lighting applications. The company has over 60 years of experience in lighting technology and its application, including more than 25 years of designing and manufacturing LED indicators. It is a subsidiary of the multinational UK-based Roxboro Group PLC.

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