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150w metal halide lamp - 3000K or 4000k - single ended - 240v G12


The 150w 3000K (warm white) metal halide lamp for uplighting large trees 15-20m tall using an example being the 150w Olympus or Apollo fitting. The warm white lamp brings out the natural colour of broad leaf trees.  Alternatively use the 4000k cool white Metal Halide lamp ideal for illuminating Pine Trees.

Lamp colour ( Kelvins )


The colour of a lamp is defined as a measurement called kelvins. A standard GLS light bulb in your house would be 2,700 kelvins which is in the warm colour spectrum and a lamp with 5,000 kelvins would be at the very cold white spectrum. Getting the right colour temperature of a lamp does matter as the warm colour wavelength helps to soften the tone of the area and gives a warm soft relaxed feel and ideal for colourful flower beds and rockery areas especially with wooden bark and at the other end of the scale a 4,000 to 5,000 kelvin lamp colour would be used against a light background such as white walls or to accentuate grey blueish foliage in shrubs and small trees.  When you buy a new, energy efficient bulb, keep your application and colour scheme in mind and make sure to buy the bulb with a colour temperature to match. 

 
                                                     


Item Specifications

Lamp base: G12
Voltage: 240 volt
Lumens: 15100 Lumens
watts: 150 Watt
colour temperature: 3000k Warm White, 4000k cool white