Entries by Penglight

IP Rating – Complete Guide

When installing lights in your garden, warehouse, and even kitchen, you want to know how waterproof your lighting is. Because this ensures that you can install and use your lighting fixtures safely in a specific area. The IP Rating (or “Ingress Protection”) tells you just that. It is the measure of how much the electrical […]

4 Types Of LED Tubes: Type A, Type B, Type C And Type A+B

You may have heard of some people refer to LED Tubes as Type A, Type B or Type C tubes. What does that mean? And, if you’re considering upgrading your fluorescent tubes to LED tubes, or are simply thinking of replacing other LED tubes, you’ll first need to understand installation and operation of the three different types […]

What Are Light Distribution Types Defined By IESNA and NEMA?

There are a lot of important factors to look at when choosing the right LED light fixture. Lumens per watt, fixture type, driver performance, color temperatures are all super important. But how about light distribution? Light distribution is basically the projected pattern of light a fixture will disperse onto a surface. Choosing the correct light […]