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FURTHER SAVINGS

When an LED is dimmed it not only reduces the light output but also the energy consumption therefore making the LED even more economical to run.
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LED T8 TUBES

Two years ago we were trying to sell 24Vdc LED T8 Tubes with an external driver.  We were not very successful as everyone wanted 230Vac mains tubes as they were a lot cheaper.  We did not stock mains supplied tubes as we understood the danger of their exposed terminals which later was proved to be correct. These mains tubes were replaced by a 24Vdc tube with an internal driver which made...
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LEDs and Trends

Luc van der Poel, a lighting designer with 21 years experience at Philips produced a very interesting webinair on 4th October.  It starts with the history of the LED and covers developments over the decades to the present day. There are some very good application ideas, some thoughts for the future and a quick question and answer session at the end.  If you would like to listen to it, it is...
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Autumn Holiday

All manufacturing plants have now closed in China for their Autumn holiday.  This runs from Saturday 29th September until Monday 8th October.
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GREEN DEAL

From January 28th, homeowners & tenants will be able to make energy-saving improvements, including LED lighting, at no upfront cost through the Green Deal.  From 1st October accredited advisers from energy companies and alternative energy providers, will be available to survey individual homes, assessing the most effective improvements for that property.  The low-interest loan will be...
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Hospitality & Entertainment Lighting

LEDs can provide a palette of millions of colours and dynamic effects that conventional lighting cannot match in terms of design, scene-setting and ambience.  Thanks to their size and low heat radiation, they can be installed almost anywhere.  They are programmable, offering unlimited scope for creative use and effective management.  They offer long life, energy and maintenance savings making...
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Commercial & Office LED Lights

Everybody is vying for attention and good lighting can make you stand out in a crowd. Light can be directed exactly where you want it to offer highlights and texture.    Lighting must make you feel comfortable and can assist in creating your own distinct character.  The ambiance can reinforce your brand, dynamic lighting can also be entertaining. Vertical lighting down the walls can make an...
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Project LED Lighting

We work with a number of leading designers and architect practices.  Our team is comfortable to work off-plan and specify a total lighting solution.  From concept to completion LEDs are a perfect option. Model makers find LEDs small and versatile structure a perfect option. We have recently expanded our LED ribbon range to include a Side Emitting LED ribbon which provides light at right-angles...
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Residential LED Lighting

We all spend time choosing curtains, wallpaper, carpets etc but in most cases little time is spent considering the lighting in our homes.  Lighting is now considered to be an important interior design element which can easily transform a house into a home. A very popular LED product is our LED ribbon tape.  Due to its compact size, it is easily installed on beams, under shelves, under cabinets,...
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