Looking for a Fluorescent Light Fitting? Here at BLT Direct we stock a full and comprehensive range that includes T8, T5, 110 volt, cold room, Ansell and LED fittings. Fluorescent light fittings are growing in popularity partly down to their versatility, their energy saving properties and their ability to reduce atmospheric pollution, which is why we have expanded our online selection to include the very latest fluorescent models at extremely competitive prices, whilst still stocking those hard to source and unusual fittings.
Wattages; 6 to 80 watt (depending on the lamp)
Lengths; 219mm to 1800mm
Versatility is the key when it comes to fluorescent lighting. Yes, the most common applications in people’s minds are offices and school, hospitals and warehouses. In fact fluorescent fittings are more abundant than you may think: under cupboards in kitchens, bathrooms, workstations, sheds, SAD light boxes, lofts and garages, external applications such as stables and outbuildings as well as decorative purposes.
Types of Fluorescent Light Fittings
T8; Fitted with a 25mm fluorescent tube this ‘batten’ type of fitting is available in a choice of wattages and lengths for single or twin lamps. High frequency and switch start fittings have modern click-in lamp holders for easy installation and are compatible with a wide range of control gear options. Easy to maintain and install this is a general purpose product. Applications for T8 fittings are varied; from retail stores, offices, schools and garages to specialist and unusual applications such as aquariums and SAD boxes.
T5; Fitted with a 15mm fluorescent tube this type of fixture is also available in a choice of wattages and lengths for single or twin lamps and in high frequency and switch start versions. If you believe your fitting is not an Ansell or Smilight fitting then its more than likely that you will be requiring a T5 fitting. T5 Fluorescent Light Fittings are universal sizes which are determined by the wattage. Suitable for general purpose and under cupboard installations.
Anti-Corrosive; Theseare jet and dust proof and have an IP65 Rating. Ideal applications for these polycarbonate corrosion resistant fittings are high humidity areas, building sites, outbuildings, stables and installations exposed to weather.
LED/LED Ready; Applications for LED fluorescent fittings are the same as for standard fixtures; i.e. commercial, retail, residential, display lighting, under cupboard and pelmet lighting, but with the added benefits of being extremely durable, environmentally friendly and highly energy efficient . They do not require a ballast or associated starter. We also stock anticorrosive versions.
Cold Room; Lighting a cold store or chill room is challenging, as the low temperatures severely limits the performance of most luminaires. These specialist fittings are of tough polycarbonate construction and work at temperatures down to -15 degrees Celsius. Cold room light fixtures are ideal for commercial cold rooms, food processing centres, hotels, motels, restaurants, high moisture areas and anywhere that require a healthy environment. The totally sealed housing of the cold room lighting fixture maintains ceiling integrity and protects against infiltration of particles and airborne bacteria.
Cat 2 Anti-Glare; Surface mounted and recessed modular fittings that combine efficiency with an exceptionally high standard of visual comfort. We offer switch start, high frequency and emergency versions suitable for offices, shops, schools and commercial applications. These anti-glare fixtures come complete with a louver and also feature a low profile body design.
We also stock Smilight and Diplomat replacement fixtures and Ansell slim line fittings that are aesthetically pleasing and unobtrusive.
Fluorescent lighting is generally thought to be the most viable eco-friendly lighting option for domestic, retail and industrial applications. But what are the advantages and benefits? Here is an outline of what makes it just so cost efficient and energy saving;
Our huge range of fluorescent light fittings means that we can provide you the customer with a wide choice of fittings for any application in a choice of lengths, lamp types and styles.