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LEDtronics New Bolt-On LED Panel Indicators Are a Bright Choice for Industrial Control Panels

Luminous output ranges from 7.30 to 12.53 lumens

Published: Thursday, March 24, 2022 - 12:00

(LEDtronics: Torrance, CA) -- Continuing to expand its offerings of LED indicators for industrial control panels, LEDtronics introduces new additions to its family of bolt-on panel indicators, featuring various voltage and color options.

The new BS858C series of direct incandescent-replacement LED lights are sunlight visible and boast a wide viewing angle, making them an excellent choice for control panels in such applications as power plants, automation equipment, product floors, construction equipment, machinery, and medical equipment. They are also ideal for pilot lights, signal lights, and any similar control panels with a thickness no greater than 0.335 in. (8.51 mm) with a recommended mounting hole of 0.899 in. (22 mm).

The LED lamps have bipolar terminals that make them easily installed into 7/8 in.- (22 mm-) diameter mounting holes with side-insert lead wires and Phillips screws. They come in a choice of colors and voltages: 240 VAC Super Red and 120 VAC Natural White, and a lineup of 28 VAC/DC lights in Super Red, Super Orange, Aqua Green and Natural White. They all feature a flat, polycarbonate tinted lens with a separate white internal diffuser in a black PA66 nylon housing.

Offering energy savings, negligible heat generation, and a wide operating temperature range of approximately -13 to +176 degrees Fahrenheit (-25°C to +80°C), the BS858C Series lamps use only 1 watt (or much less) and a wide beam angle of around 105°–115°. The 28-volt lamps provide a luminous output ranging from 7.30 to 12.53 lm (lumen), 0.04 to 3.23 cd (candela) at a rated current ranging from 0.011 A to 0.021 mA, and input power of 0.3 to 0.6 watts. The BS858CWF-120VAC offers 10.84 lm and 4.67 cd at 0.011 A using 1.1 watts, while BS858CRF-240VAC offers 2.21 lm and 1.02 cd at 0.007 A using 1 watt.

With more than 70 percent lumen maintenance of colored LEDs and an average life span of more than 100,000 hours (11 years)—more than 30 times longer than the equivalent incandescent lamp—the BS858C Series LED lamps operate reliably year after year. Savings from reduced maintenance costs and downtime quickly return the capital investment expenditure. Additionally, unlike their incandescent counterparts, LED lamps generate only minimal heat and emit neither UV/IR rays nor RF interference.

The latest series of LEDtronics Bolt-on Panel Indicators is available through LEDtronics distributors; quantity discounts are available. Other voltages and color options are available for large quantities and qualified applications.

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