Spring 2010 PSG


Lighting Products

the newgrowth line of lamps from cplighting are made from 90% post-consumer recycled content and can be specified in any size and configuration from 12" to 20'. suitable for residential, commercial, and hospitality applications, the halogen line-voltage fixtures can be used as wall accent pieces or combined to fill an entire atrium. they can also be hung from the ceiling in a mono-point installation to create a chandelier. the fixtures are made of salvaged brushed-aluminum pipe, making them light and strong enough to be placed in a cantilevered position to compensate for ill-placed ceiling electrical service or obstructions such as beams or ductwork. designed by christopher poehlmann, they take a 50w jcd-type halogen bulb. cplighting.com

CPLighting newGrowth

Lamps made of post-consumer recycled content made to look like tree branches.

jonas hakaniemis box light is a lamp hidden in a box. users can slide the lid open to let light flood out or close it to turn off the lamp. with no dimmers or redundant technology needed, the box light has a straightforward interactive design. available in black or gray, it consists of an aluminum box and a white plastic shade. it measures 4" wide by 3-1/4" tall by 6" deep. a bulb is included, and the fixture is available through design house stockholm. designhousestockholm.com

Design House Stockholm Box Light

Designed by Jonas Hakaniemi, this lamp is adjusted by sliding the light through its exterior box.

the new series 52 direct-indirect pendant from cooper lighting brand neo-ray provides at least 90% efficiency, making it compliant with multiple energy codes. available with single or double t5/t5ho or t8 lamps for design flexibility, the series 52 fixture provides uniform illumination (60% up and 40% down). its semi-specular parabolic louver features a ribbed clear overlay for precise optical control. available in 3', 4', 6', and 8' lengths, the fixture can be hung by aircraft cable or can be stem or canopy mounted. the pendants extruded aluminum housing measures 1-3/4" wide by 7-1/4" long and ensures ultrastraight runs. mitered ends provide a clean finish detail. neoray-lighting.com

Neo-Ray Series 52

A direct/indirect pendant light from Cooper Lighting with at least 90 percent efficiency.

the playful corrugated cardboard scrap lights from graypants are created from discarded cardboard boxes. they measure approximately 8" tall and have a diameter ranging from 12-1/2" to 16", depending on the size of the original box. the fixtures take a 40w bulb and are ul-listed. two types of cords are available: one for hardwiring (in either 4' or 8' lengths) and one that can be plugged into a standard outlet (that comes in a 15' swag-set). both cords are available in black or white. scrap light shades are treated with no-burn class a fire retardant, which contains no vocs. each light is handmade and may vary in size or shape. graypants.com

Gray Pants Scrap Lights

These stylish lamps are made from discarded cardboard boxes.

the quintessence collection of recessed luminaires from erco encompasses more than 350 productsincluding wallwashers for vertical illumination and fixtures with ledsall in square and round designs. the line includes many of ercos newest technologies, such as spherolit reflectors and lenses, factory-encoded dali gear, and four-channel varychrome technology for led downlights with variable lighting color. lamping options include metal halide lamps, low-voltage halogen lamps, high-pressure sodium vapor lamps, and cfls. the quintessence system allows luminaires with a range of different characteristics to be mounted in uniform mounting rings and frames without tools. erco.com/quintessence

Erco Quintessence

A collection of recessed luminaires that encompasses more than 350 lighting products.

tati, a new line of table lamps from kartell, features a squared-off art decostyle shape. a transparent polycarbonate body encases an internal diffuser available in full-color methacrylate, opaline, and black or in pleated fabric. a chrome steel weight offers additional support. its light intensity is fully adjustable. tati is lamped with a 22w t5 ring and measures 47" wide by 46" tall by 15" deep. it was designed by ferruccio laviani. kartell.com

Kartell Tati

A new line of table lamps with an Art Deco-style shape.

the powergrid from ge lighting, part of the tetra architectural series, is a modular led system that replaces fluorescent lights in applications that require broad, uniform lighting, such as backlighting walls, illuminating ceilings, and undercabinet task lighting. according to ge, powergrid is up to 64% more energy efficient than fluorescent light sources and offers up to 50,000 hours of life. the powergrid comes in packages of 14'-long grids with 21 modules and six leds per module. six powergrid options are available with white or warm-white color temperatures, ranging from 94 to 136 emitted lumens. ge.com

GE PowerGrid LED Lights

This modular LED system is a replacement for fluorescent lighting.

originally designed by alvar aalto in 1953, the a331 beehive pendant from artek has been updated with polished chrome rings. a special offering for the companys 75th anniversary, this finish is only available in 2010. previously the fixture, which is made of painted white aluminum, was available with only polished brass rings. it comes with a white plastic cable and has two lamping options: 15w compact fluorescent and 75w incandescent. it measures 13" wide by 11" tall with a cord that is 79". artek.fi

artek a331 "beehive" Pendant

Alvar Aalto's pendant lamp has been updated with new white chrome rings.

the hypnotica linear led fixture from ilight technologies uses rgb technology for a full spectrum of color possibilities (its color range is 16.7 million), and can be used in situations such as interior or exterior accent lighting, display lighting, and cove lighting. offered in 1', 2', 4', and 8' lengths, it has an anodized aluminum housing with a uv- and impact-resistant acrylic diffuser. controllable in 6" increments, it has remote device management capability for bidirectional communication between fixtures, and is dmx 512 compatible for dynamic color controlsequential color changing, color fading, multicolor blending, and dramatic color movement. the system includes power supply, clips, and wire. ilight-tech.com

iLight Technologies Hypnotica

A linear LED light fixture with a full spectrum of color possibilities.

the dled 6200 from dreamscape lighting is a high-power led light channel featuring better efficiency, color rendition, and thermal management. the light channel has an output of 650 lumens per foot, a cri of 80, and a color temperature of 2,700 k. it consumes fewer than 15w per foot and has a 35,000-hour expected life. the dled is completely dimmable and its board has phosphor stability built into every led to provide accurate color. it also features junction temperatures below 140 f for a long lifespan. dreamscapelighting.com

Dreamscape Lighting DLED 6200

A high-power LED light channel with a low temperature and long lifespan.

flap from foscarini calls to mind a contemporary art piece with irregular geometric lines. it decorates walls with a mix of light and shade formed by the fixtures two overlapping metal surfaces, which have a slight bend and irregular overlay. when lit, flap creates a perception that there are four surfaces, due to backlit shadows that are projected on the wall. several flap fixtures can be specified together to create an eye-catching light sculpture for both residential and contract applications. three sizes are available. the fixture is made of lacquered aluminum and lamped with two 18w fluorescent bulbs. foscarini.com

Foscarini Flap

A modular light system that can be used to create an eye-catching light sculpture.

created by morlite from philips, defiant ii is a family of die-cast aluminum abuse-resistant indoor and outdoor wall- or ceiling-mounted lighting fixtures, suited for a range of uses such as sports arenas, shopping malls, apartment complexes, transportation terminals, and incarceration facilities. the luminaires have a flat plate for surface mounting and a deep back box for recessed mounting. they have profiles of less than 4" to protect against damage. a keyed outer locking ring secures a convex lens, sealing it to a metal back plate. the light source is a choice of low-energy triple- or quad-tube compact fluorescent or low-wattage mh or hps lamps with class p sound-rated electronic ballasts standard. philips.com

Morelite Defiant II

This family of die-cast indoor and outdoor lighting fixtures from Philips uses various lamp sources.

the l20 from litecontrol offers an led light source with elegant styling. the pendant-mount linear luminaire has been designed to provide higher light output and greater efficacy than a similar linear fluorescent luminaire. it is best suited for applications where a small-scale 2"-by-2" linear downlight is needed, such as laboratories, offices, retail, and public spaces. its vc4 lens has a two-piece construction that couples an internal microstructure optical film with an optical shaping lens to produce a uniform lens that obscures the individual led images with optimal glare control. the vc family consists of optical components that are individually engineered for maximum visual comfort. litecontrol.com

Litecontrol L20

With an LED light source, this luminaire has a higher output and is more efficient than a linear fluorescent.

Artemide Soffione

Halogen table lamps with a diffuser that looks like crystals.



A recessed, adjustable LED downlight with interchangeable lenses.

sure-lites, a division of cooper lighting, has relaunched its collection of die-cast, plastic, and steel exit signs. the cx, lpx, and slx exit signs are now available with red and green letters in one universal package. sure-lites has also added its ez key external battery disconnect technology, which helps reduce installation time and prevents unnecessary battery drainage. the signs feature lower wattage and faster battery recharge time. they also have a die-cast aluminum housing and can be ceiling-, wall-, or end-mounted. three finishes are available: black housing with brushed aluminum face, white housing with white face, or black housing with black face. surelites-lighting.com

Sure-Lites CX, LPX, and SLX Exit Signs

This series of exit lights from Cooper Lighting is now available in red and green letters.

the rtled volumetric recessed series from lithonia lighting delivers ambient led white light for office buildings, retail locations, classrooms, healthcare facilities, and more. the series includes three configurations: a 2'-by-2' fixture with 3,300 delivered lumens for high-light levels or higher mounting heights; a 2'-by-2' fixture with 2,200 delivered lumens for general application levels; and a 1'-by-4' option offers 2,200 delivered lumens for general applications. rtled has a 50,000-hour rated system life and a three-year warranty, is mercury and lead free, is made of recyclable components and materials, and contains more than 50% recycled content. both versions measure 3-1/8" deep. lithonia.com

Lithonia Lighting RTLED

LED white light from a recessed series for commercial applications.

turbo leds from bulbrite feature heat sink technology that eliminates the need for large aluminum heat sinks or clunky housings. their cooling system has pure anodized 0.0236"-thick aluminum fins that are riveted to the body. the luminaires also are engineered with a low junction temperature of 149 f for optimal thermal conductivity to increase led life to 25,000 hours, and, with an ip 65 rating, they are completely protected against dust and low-pressure water from all directions. turbo leds are available in several sizes and styles, including mr16 12v; mr16 gu10 120v; par20; par30; and par38. they contain no mercury or lead. bulbrite.com

Bulbrite Turbo LEDs

These LEDs feature heat sink technology that eliminates the need for large housings.

the 304 series from betaled, a division of ruud lighting, features performance of more than 100 lumens per watt, saving as much as 70% in energy use. scalable up to 12,000 lumens of delivered light output, the luminaire series has a two-level dimming option, saving more energy and reducing operating costs. the 304 series is available for recessed canopy and soffit applications with petroleum symmetric optics. the luminaires can be installed in single- or double-skin open-air petroleum station canopies and building soffits, such as banks and quick-serve restaurants. they are well suited for applications where lights are left on 24 hours a day. betaled.com

BetaLED 304 Series

Scalable to 12,000 lumens, this is a new LED light source from Ruud Lighting.

this 2'-by-2' recessed careena led fixture from zumtobel features mpo technology, which uses white and red leds to achieve medium color temperature (3,600 k) with maximum efficiency. with controlled light distribution at higher angles to light vertical surfaces throughout a space, careenas soft-edged light distribution and glare control are well-suited to office applications. its housing is made of clear anodized aluminum extrusion with a silver finish. it delivers 3,000 lumens, has integral dimming, and is compatible with dali. the fixture features a multilayered, seamless, micropyramidal structure optic, is ul-listed for damp locations, and weighs 20 pounds. its driver uses universal 120v/277v. zumtobel.us

Zumtobel Careena

A recessed fixture which uses red and white LEDs to achiece a medium color temperature.

tile by fabbian is a building block that allows designers to build chandeliers, room partitions, and focal points. after a specifier determines dimensions and pattern, a custom system is created based on a projects needs. crystal glass is faceted into a 4"-by-9" clear, blue, or amber tiles that clip into a cable-suspension system. a polished aluminum ceiling channel anchors the cables and also houses the lamping and electrical components. available with either a halogen 20w mr16 or leds with color temperatures ranging from 2,700 k to 6,000 k; rgb leds are also available to create static or dynamic colored lighting effects. the modular lighting system was designed by pamio design. tile.fabbian.com/en

Fabbian Tile

These lamps are building blocks that can be turned into chandeliers, partitions, and focal points.