RAB Lighting introduces LED floodlights to replace 250-watt metal-halide technology

Jan. 10, 2012
Date Announced: 10 Jan 2012 Northvale, New Jersey - RAB Lighting, the leading manufacturer of affordable LED lighting, has expanded its popular LFLOOD line of floodlights with the addition of its new “FXLED78,” a 78 Watt LED replacement for 250 Watt metal halide floodlights. The first LED floodlight to offer the benefits of high wattage capabilities in an affordable price range, the FXLED78 represents a highly-efficient alternative to standard metal halide counterparts while delivering an unprecedented combination of light quality, long life, and affordability to a broad range of outdoor commercial LED lighting applications.Ideal for building façade lighting as well as signage, landscaping, security lighting, and other outdoor commercial applications requiring higher power, RAB’s FXLED78 delivers over 5,900 lumens of highly uniform light and exceeds industry standards for efficiency, performance, and chromatic stability. The FXLED78 delivers nearly 70% energy savings relative to standard 250-Watt metal halide systems and further incorporates RAB’s breakthrough, patent-pending heatsinking technology. In addition, the fixture is available in both slipfitter and trunnion mounting options to promote ease of installation, support the ideal positioning of light, and ensure that light is delivered precisely where it’s needed for the application at hand.“With this product, building owners now have access to an affordable, high output LED product that delivers the benefits of energy-efficiency, long life, and low maintenance,” says RAB Lighting CEO Ross Barna. “Our new FXLED78 really “packs a punch” and we’re excited to be launching this breakthrough new product to the market.”Available in three color temperatures – cool (5000K), neutral (4000K), and warm (2800K) – and protected by a chip and fade-resistant polyester powder coat finish, the FXLED78 is UL-listed for wet locations and has a minimum starting temperature of -40°C to ensure reliable operation in colder climates or inclement weather situations. All RAB LED products are tested to IESNA LM-79 and LM-80 standards by third party, NVLAP Accredited Labs.The FXLED78 is offered with RAB’s comprehensive, whole-system 5-year warranty and represents an efficient, high-performing, and affordable solution for the market’s broad range of commercial outdoor floodlighting applications.About RAB LightingFounded in 1946 and located in Northvale, New Jersey, RAB Lighting leads the industry with innovative, affordable, LED Lighting Fixtures using LED, HID, CFL and Motion Sensing technology. RAB’s extensive portfolio of professional grade products are sold through a broad network of electrical distributors and are all designed for ease of installation, durability, and high quality standards. For more information, call (888) RAB-1000 or visit www.rabweb.com.

Bob Meade Sales Support Manager


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