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Litetronics MicroBrite

BR30 CFL Bulb - 45W Equal - 8 Watt

2850K Warm White - 82 CRI - 41 Lumens per Watt - MicroBrite MB-900DP


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SKU: FC08-MB900DP

Brochures & Spec Sheets

UL Listed Indoor/Outdoor
UPC 706762499617
MPN (Part No.) MB-900DP
Order Code 8W/BR30/FF/PW
Wattage 8 Watt
Voltage 120
Start Temp. (Min) 5 Deg. F
Start Temp. (Max) 105 Deg. F
Lumens 325
Life Hours 18,000
Incandescent Equal 45 Watt
Diameter 3.6 in.
CRI 82
Case Quantity 6
Base Type Lock-Out Medium
Dimmable Yes
Length 5.38 in.
Bulb Color Warm White
Color Temperature 2850 Kelvin
Warranty 2 Years
Bulb Shape R30
Brand Litetronics MicroBrite
Bulb Type CCFL

Description

The Litetronics MicroBrite MB-900DP dimmable R30 cold cathode compact fluorescent replaces a 45-watt incandescent light bulb. Its warm white 2850K color temperature matches incandescent lighting and is ideal for homes, restaurants, hotel lobbies, and boutiques. Suitable for recessed lighting, track lights, spotlights, and most places where traditional lighting sources are used.

Mercury containing products sold into the state of WA include an environmental handling charge of .95/each

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)