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Area Floodlight

Area Floodlight

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Flood lighting luminary from the 1970s.Mainly constructed of GRP with a cast aluminium gear tray, it could be post-top or bracket mounted. This one is burning a 250w Halide lamp, but was also available with SON or MBF lamps.

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Manufacturer:Thorn
Model Reference:OACG250

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Aug 30, 2018 at 03:15 PM Author: dor123
Steinitz made floodlights of similar design here in Israel.

I"m don't speak english well, and rely on online translating to write in this site.
Please forgive me if my choice of my words looks like offensive, while that isn't my intention.

I only working with the European date format (dd.mm.yyyy).

I hope that LED won't replace all forms of other light

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Aug 30, 2018 at 03:57 PM Author: James
This was called Areaflood. I spent many hours testing metal halide lamps in these during development of an improved GE/Thorn MBI-T 400W at Leicester.

It is very well made luminaire, robustly built and it keeps the lamps impressively cool with very little heat reflection back onto the arc tube. Its successor was not so well engineered, the lamps often did not achieve their full life in the newer luminaire.
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Aug 30, 2018 at 04:29 PM Author: tuopeek
James I like the design too and the easy of access to the lamp and control gear. It was indeed well made.
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