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A Guide to Lighting

Proper lighting is extremely important in any industry. Choosing the correct lighting can significantly reduce energy costs, lamp replacement, and labor costs as well. Employers can enhance the safety and security of employees and guests, as well as improve accuracy in all phases of production – simply by putting things in a better light!

Terms to Remember


Unit measuring the quantity of light

High-Intensity Discharge:

A general term for mercury, metal halide, or high-pressure sodium lamps

Parabolic Aluminized Reflector:

Internal reflector and prisms in the lens control the light beam

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