Home - Forums - Documentation - Gallery - Bugs

Quickly And Quickly Lower Your Lighting Bill With A T8 to T5 Adaptor

Are you trying to find a cheap and simple means to reduce your energy consumption and conserve money at the same time?

There is now a wonderful retrofit lighting option available which will enable you to do just this!

A T8 to T5 adaptor is a high frequency ECG gadget which enables you to change your out-of-date and inefficient T12 & T8 fluorescent lamps to the new energy conserving & environmentally friendly T5 light, without changing the existing fitting.

The T5 is a really efficient streamlined 16mm light tube, offering exceptional quality of light with a life-span of well over 20,000 hours and energy savings as much as 65 %!

It is eco friendly, containing 38 % less glass with just a really small quantity of mercury ased opposed to the old T12 and T8 fluorescent tubes.

Manufactured by companies such as Osram, Sylvania, GE and Philips, the issue with using them in existing fittings is merely that they do not fit.

The lengths, the connections and the ballast made use of are all different types and sizes.

Up previously the only choice offered to owners of T8 fluorescent fittings wishing to upgrade to the more reliable T5 fluorescent tubes has been to entirely eliminate the existing T8 fittings and install T5 fittings.

This, as you can picture, is a very costly procedure now there is another option that makes a lot even more sense!

The Warehouse Lighting is made to bridge the gap in between T8/T12 components and the much shorter T5 tube and includes it's personal brand name brand-new sort of high frequency ballast called an Electronic Control Equipment (ECG).

The ECG is made to work specifically with T5 fluorescent light tubes guaranteeing maximum efficiency.

A few of the benefits of a T8 to T5 adaptor are as follows:.

45 % to 65 % Energy Conserving. 50 % decrease in Upkeep Expenses. 40 % decrease in CO2 discharges. Full BS Standards - EMC & EMF compliant. The T8 to T5 adaptor comes in the following sizes:.

2 ft. (600mm) 14w. 3 ft. (910mm) 21w. 4 ft. (1210mm) 28w. 5 ft. (1320mm) 35w. 6 ft. (1820mm) 42w. 8 ft. (2420mm) 56w. This easy but great lighting option can be made use of to retrofit car parks, schools, hospitals, offices and any number of public structures and reduce energy bills.

The expenses to install such an option are reasonably low and payback on the initial investment can commonly be attained with 18 months!

Is it an especially appealing alternative for business and organizations with a tight budget who are aiming to lower their carbon footprint!

With our workplaces in the UK & Portugal, ACL International supply the very latest energy saving options with our main focus being on lighting.

| User page | Discussion | View source | History |