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Traditional coach house lantern, IP44, 60w max GLS


The Traditional range of exterior flush wall mounted lights is designed to be practical and aesthetically pleasing.

Coach house flush mounted wall lantern fitting.

Can also be used with an energy efficient LED GLS bulb.

To suit the older traditional styled property and ideal for courtyard illumination or mounted on horse stable blocks. The clear lens allows the light to be thrown in all directions without restriction.

Lamp colour is determined by Kelvins and the lower the kelvin the warmer the lamp. 2,700k would be a warm white which is good against warmer coloured brick work and kind to skin tones, 6,000k would be at the whiter bluish spectrum of light and better against a white background.

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. 


                                                       


Light output ( Lumens )


The amount of light that is produced by a lamp is called lumen's and the more lumen's the lamp has the brighter it will be. Lumen's work in conjunction with kelvins and should not be taken in isolation of each other, for example if you had a very warm white lamp at 2,700 kelvins and it produced 300 lumen's and you then had another lamp which was a cool white 5,000 kelvins which also produced 300 lumen's the cooler lamp colour would always appear brighter to the naked eye than the warmer one this is due to the receptors in the eye that react better to a white light spectrum. Another factor on how bright a light may appear is contrast so if you shine a white 5,000 kelvin light onto a dark wall and a warm 2,700 kelvin lamp onto a white wall the warmer lamp would appear brighter due to the contrast of the material it is focused on. So when choosing a lamp always take into account the area you want to illuminate and think about Kelvins ( colour ),  Lumen's ( brightness) and contrast  ( colour of area ) .

 

Example of energy efficient lamps

Choosing the right lamp is a combination of 3 main factors, Lumen's, Kelvins and efficiency. Efficiency matters because you want the maximum light output possible ( Lumen's ) from the minimum amounts of watts consumed. The latest LED lamps will reduce energy bills with no loss of light output and helps the environment too. 




Item Specifications

colour: black
Lamp description: E27 230 V max. 60 Watt
Weight: 1.416 Kg
Voltage: 220 - 240v
IP rating: 44
Materials: Constructed from die cast aluminium alloy & polycarbonate
Dimensions: Proj: 128mm H: 400mm W: 215mm
Bulb Included: No
Bulb Light Source Description: 1 x 60W E27 GLS
Dimmable: Dimmable
Sensor: None, PIR
Material Finish: Satin black paint & clear pc
Bulb Type: E27 GLS
Guarantee: 2 years