This B22 or bayonet GLS Bulb has a fantastic light output of 850 Lumens. It has a lifetime of a massive 25,000h and also comes complete with a full 5 year warranty.
It features high output, multi OSRAM LEDs, an anti-glare refractor, all finished in a diecast aluminium, thermally efficient body. Ideal for living rooms, hallways and bedrooms.
This bulb uses only 11.5w of electricity and is an ideal replacement for a traditional incandescent 60w bulb.
It is 109mm long and 60mm wide and is available in warm white 3000K only.
Dimmable with compatible dimmers, iWATT IC for exceptional dimming performance.
|Fitting: B22 / BC / Bayonet Cap||Approx. Equivalent: 60w|
|Power Consumption: 11.5w||Input Power (v): 220 - 240|
|Lumens: 850||Power Factor: >=0.70|
|Useful Lumens: N/A||Colour Temperature (k): 3000|
|Beam Angle: 150°||CRI: >=80|
|Dimmable: Yes||Warm-up Time: < 1 second|
|Life Expectancy (hrs): 25,000||Dimensions (W x L) mm: 60 x 109|
|Switching Cycles: 12,500||
|Product Code: ILA60B22O11D03KAIMA||Warranty: 2 Years|
|ErP Compliant: N/A|
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