Heilind now stocking sustainable light modules from Molex and Bridgelux

Date Announced: 06 May 2011

Wilmington, Mass. - Heilind Electronics, North America's largest interconnect distributor, is now offering the Helieon® Sustainable Light Module from Molex and Bridgelux. This product is a first of its kind integrated lighting system for an extensive array of interior and exterior lighting applications. The module integrates innovative Molex interconnect technology and design with solid state lighting technology from Bridgelux.

"Helieon lighting systems represent the commitment of Bridgelux and Molex to break the LED lighting mold by developing and building products designed to meet specific lighting applications and market needs," said Mike Picini, vice president, Solid State Lighting business unit at Molex. "The availability of high quality, plug-and-play, flexible, and cost-effective solutions, such as the Helieon module, delivers on the promise to simplify and enable LED integration for OEM fixture makers and critical players in the transformation of the lighting industry."

The Helieon lighting system simplifies the process of designing, building, replacing and upgrading luminaires. Beam angle, color temperature and light output can all be easily changed or upgraded without needing to remove the luminaire. Applications include down lights, task and accent lighting, spot and track lights, troffers and interior-area lighting, retail and display lighting, hospitality lighting, architectural lighting, decorative lighting and museum lighting.

The solid state light module is comprised entirely of recyclable components. High efficacy enables energy savings of up to 80% and luminaires meet regulatory standards, including Energy Star, Title 24 and Part L. Heilind's offering of Helieon light module product is between 500 and 1,500 lumens in 3000K warm white or 4100K neutral white.

"We're happy to be adding Molex/Bridgelux Helieon products to our lineup of lighting components," said Alan Clapp, Vice President of Heilind. "This will provide our customers with even more solutions for their interior and exterior lighting needs and I know they will appreciate the installation and energy savings provided by Helieon modules."

Interconnect technology from Molex provides easy installation that simplifies the design effort and allows luminaire designers, commercial end-users and consumers to change or replace modules as desired. The Molex patent-pending design can adapt to a wide range of fixture configurations.

Click here for more information, including a video, on the Helieon Sustainable Light Module.

Heilind offers a wide variety of lighting solutions for any application. Visit www.heilind.com for more information.

About Heilind Electronics

Founded in 1974, Heilind Electronics, Inc. (www.heilind.com) is one of the world's leading distributors of connectors, relays, switches, thermal management & circuit protection products, terminal blocks, wire & cable, wiring accessories and insulation & identification products. Heilind has 25 North American sales offices, two automated distribution centers and a highly versatile value-added center. Follow Heilind on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/Heilind and on Twitter at http://twitter.com/Heilind.

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