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G25 CFL Bulb - 15W Equal - 3 Watt

2700K Warm White - 82 CRI - 40 Lumens per Watt - TCP 8G2503WH

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The TCP 8G2503WH G25 cold cathode lamps are excellent for dimming and rapid cycling applications. UL listed for indoor or outdoor use, the dimmable 3-watt compact fluorescent bulb replaces a 15-watt incandescent light bulb for decorative and porte-cocheres. This warm white G25 CCFL features a medium (E26) base, 2700K color temperature, and lasts up to 25,000 life hours. Backed by a 2-year warranty, the TCP 8G2503WH globe is guaranteed satisfactory illumination.

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The TCP 8G2503WH G25 cold cathode lamps are excellent for dimming and rapid cycling applications. UL listed for indoor or outdoor use, the dimmable 3-watt compact fluorescent bulb replaces a 15-watt incandescent light bulb for decorative and porte-cocheres. This warm white G25 CCFL features a medium (E26) base, 2700K color temperature, and lasts up to 25,000 life hours. Backed by a 2-year warranty, the TCP 8G2503WH globe is guaranteed satisfactory illumination.

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

Brochures & Spec Sheets

UPC 762148023722
Color Temperature 2700 Kelvin
Wattage 3 Watt
Voltage 120
Start Temp. (Min) -20 Deg. F
Start Temp. (Max) 160 Deg. F
Lumens 120
Life Hours 25,000
Incandescent Equal 15 Watt
Diameter 3.1 in.
CRI 82
Case Quantity 24
Base Type Medium (E26)
Length 4.8 in.
UL Listed Indoor/Outdoor
Dimmable Yes
MPN (Part No.) 8G2503WH
Brand TCP
Bulb Color Warm White
Warranty 2 Years
Bulb Shape G25
Bulb Type CCFL

Description

The TCP 8G2503WH G25 cold cathode lamps are excellent for dimming and rapid cycling applications. UL listed for indoor or outdoor use, the dimmable 3-watt compact fluorescent bulb replaces a 15-watt incandescent light bulb for decorative and porte-cocheres. This warm white G25 CCFL features a medium (E26) base, 2700K color temperature, and lasts up to 25,000 life hours. Backed by a 2-year warranty, the TCP 8G2503WH globe is guaranteed satisfactory illumination.

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)