- Chrome reflector
- Electronic ballast
- Wattage: 216 W
- Voltage: 120 volts
- Lumen output: 20,000 lumens
- Hanging kit included
- Dimensions: 48 x 13 x 4 inches
- Weight: 13 pounds
- Bulbs NOT included
This T5 fixture is manufactured by a company that goes by the name of Sun & Stars Lighting Inc. This U.S. based company is a lighting manufacturer that specializes in producing and afterwards distributing lights that are energy efficient and of the highest quality. They not only have already established their name in the lighting production industry, but also have ventured into manufacturing many different lighting solutions that are modern, compact and environmentally friendly.
This particular T5 fixture is a High Output (HO) fixture, meaning that it is efficient at giving out light that is bright and powerful, yet it won’t consume a lot of watts meaning that you will be able to save on your electricity. The fixture will consume only 216 watts – 54 watts for each of the 4 feet light bulbs – and in return the lumen output will be 20,000 lumens. Moreover the fixture is suitable for many different conditions and locations because it is easy to install it and it can withhold even damp and cold locations. And there is a hanging kit that comes with the fixture and consists of a V-clip and chain for easy mounting and removal so that you can assemble the fixture and use as soon as you receive it.
The reflector that is built in this fixture is made out of mirrored chrome meaning that it is highly reflective and will direct all of the rogue light back to the plants, but at the same time won’t heat up or create hot spots that can really damage the plants that are under the light.
The ballast that is installed into this T5 fixture is an electronic ballast that is UL listed meaning that this T5 fixture will be able to not only work in more extreme conditions for example even in about -20 degrees Fahrenheit (-28 degrees C) so you can place this fixture even in walk in freezers but the fixture also is suitable for damp locations too. And there is 5 year warranty on the ballast of the light.
The housing of this Sun & Stars Lighting fixture is made out of heavy gauge steel and treated with iron phosphate for added durability. This combination also will prevent the fixture from rusting or from any other long term damage. From the outside the housing is sleek and painted white to make it blend better with many different environments from warehouses to your living room.
This 4 feet T5 fixture is 48.2 inches long, 3.4 inches wide and 11.8 inches high when assembled and it weighs 13 pounds which means that it will be easy not only to assemble but to hang up or store.