Osram Sylvania introduces LEDstixx lighting system

Date Announced: 16 Dec 2010

Chicago, Ill. and Danvers, Mass. – At the forefront of LED innovation, North American lighting leader, OSRAM SYLVANIA is committed to developing state-of-the-art LED technologies and products for today’s market. Launching one of its latest developments in LED technology, OSRAM SYLVANIA is proud to introduce the new LEDstixx® Lighting System for vertical freezer cases and refrigeration applications.

As the first release in a family of LED lighting systems by SYLVANIA, the LEDstixx Lighting System features a fully enclosed LED lighting solution with optics that are optimized for the requirements of vertical freezer case and refrigeration applications. Each five-foot-long LEDstixx Lighting System contains 18 high-flux LEDs to produce a light output of 1000 lumens using just 24 watts. A lower wattage unit for lower light level applications or for end of freezer case applications is also available at only 14 watts. The LEDstixx is instant-on with no warm-time for full light output, making it ideal for energy-saving control strategies, and offers enhanced light quality with better uniformity and color performance, compared to traditional fluorescent lamps.

The LEDstixx Lighting System features standard bi-pin bases, allowing for easy retrofit into existing T8 or T12 fluorescent fixtures, reducing installation time and labor costs. A bracketed hardwired version is also available. The system’s long life, estimated at 50,000 hours, also reduces maintenance and replacement costs, and cuts down recycling waste. Additionally, the LED system features polarity-protected circuitry to minimize the risk of damage in a reversed wired installation.

The energy-efficient LEDstixx Lighting System is a revolutionary lighting solution for vertical freezer case and refrigeration applications. It contains no mercury or lead, and does not produce any UV or IR emissions, making it the most environmentally preferable replacement for traditional freezer case lighting technologies, while reducing energy consumption and costs. The LEDstixx Lighting Systems can save more than 50-70% energy in a typical 5-door cooler installation when compared to conventional fluorescent systems.

The LEDstixx Lighting System is optimally paired with the 24V OPTOTRONIC® OT75 power supply, which is designed with the same footprint as a fluorescent ballast, ensuring quick and easy installation into standard door frames.

About OSRAM SYLVANIA
OSRAM SYLVANIA is a leader in lighting solutions that feature innovative design and energy saving technology. The company sells products for homes, businesses and vehicles primarily under the SYLVANIA brand name, and also under the OSRAM brand. Headquartered in Danvers, Mass., OSRAM SYLVANIA is the North American operation of OSRAM GmbH, a wholly owned subsidiary of Siemens AG. For more information, visit www.sylvania.com.

Contact
Colleen Applebaugh OSRAM SYLVANIA 978.750.2763

E-mail:colleen.applebaugh@sylvania.com

Web Site:visit www.sylvania.com

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