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TCP 8TF08LV - 8 Watt

Dimmable Flame Tip CCFL - 40 W Equal - Warm White - 25,000 Life Hours

 

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8 Watt compact fluorescent replaces 35 to 40 Watt incandescent light bulb. Warm White 2400K color temperature matches incandescent light and is ideal for homes, restaurants, hotel lobbies, and boutiques. Suitable for chandeliers, wall sconces, ceiling fans, and most places where traditional lighting sources are used.

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Specifications

Stock Code:  FC08-8TF08LV
Part No.:  8TF08LV
Voltage:  120
Bulb Shape:  Flame Tip
Base Type:  Medium (E26)
Color Temperature:  2400 Kelvin
Length:  6.4 in.
Incandescent Equal:  40 Watt
Lumens (Initial):  280
Start Temp. (Max):  160 Deg. F
Warranty:  2 Years
 
 
Brand:  TCP
Wattage:  8 Watt
Bulb Color:  Warm White
Bulb Type:  CCFL
Dimmable:  Yes
CRI:  82
Diameter:  2 in.
Life Hours:  25,000
Start Temp. (Min):  0 Deg. F
UL Listed:  Indoor/Outdoor
Case Quantity:  12
 

Important Note

BEFORE you turn on a dimmable CCFL light bulb...

Please understand that dimmable cold cathode fluorescent (CCFL) light bulbs will not work properly at the same voltage settings used for incandescent light bulbs. If you simply replace your incandescent light bulbs without adjusting your dimmer, your new dimmable CCFL light bulbs will flicker and extinguish at the low voltage setting. Therefore, we recommend the following procedure when installing dimmable CCFL light bulbs:

  1. Turn off the power to your current incandescent light bulbs.
  2. Replace the incandescents with your new dimmable CCFL light bulbs.
  3. Re-energize the lighting circuit with your dimmer in the "full light" setting.
  4. Slowly dim your new CCFL light bulbs until they just begin to flicker.
  5. From that point, raise the light level slightly until all CCFL light bulbs are operating without flicker at a dimmed level. Set this level as your new "low setting."

This procedure should prevent flickering, extinguishing at low levels, and early failure of CCFL light bulbs. If, however, these difficulties occur, replace any CCFL light bulb with an incandescent light bulb. The addition of an incandescent or inductive load will stop the flicker, allow a lower light level setting, and should prolong the life of your CCFL light bulbs. Please let us know if we can help in any other way. (3/7/10)

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