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LED Light Bulbs

Save money on bills with LED light bulbs – perfect for domestic and commercial use!

Long lasting, eco friendly Light Emitting Diode bulbs are a great alternative to energy consuming light bulbs, and they can be used anywhere for anything because they are available in a huge range of wattages, temperatures and cap types! Not only do LED light bulbs look great, they also consume less energy than regular incandescent and halogen bulbs, helping to save the environment and lower your energy bills.

Extensive range of LED light bulbs

Bedroom – Office – Study – Workshop – Kitchen – Showroom – Bathroom – Indoor – Outdoors

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We stock an extensive range of LED light bulbs (also known as Light Emitting Diode lamps) in a variety of styles, colours, caps and wattages. See our table below for more information!

Colours;  Amber, Blue, Colour Changing, Cool White, Daylight, Green, Magenta, Orange, Red, Ultraviolet, Very Warm White, warm White, White and Yellow.

Wattages;  0.9w, 1w, 1.2w, 1.3w, 1.5w, 1.8w, 2w, 2.2w, 2.5w, 3w, 3.5w, 4w, 4.5w, 5w, 5.5w, 6w, 7w, 7.5w, 7.8w, 8w, 9w, 10w, 11w, 12w, 13w, 14w, 15w, 16w, 18w, 20w, 23w, 24w, 30w, 50w, 70w, 80w, 100w, 120w, 150w and 200w

Voltages;  12v, 20v 110v and 220-240v

Caps;  BC (Bayonet Cap), SBC (Small Bayonet Cap), ES (Edison Screw), SES (Small Edison Screw), G13, G4 (4mm Apart), G53 (53mm Apart Prongs), G9 (9mm Apart), GR10q, GR8, GU10, GU4/GZ4, GX5.3/GU5.3, GX53 and R7s/RX7s

Shapes;  Reflector/Spotlight, Candles, Golfballs, Fluorescent Tubes, Standard GLS, Specialist, Capsules, Pygmy, Floodlights, Globe, DD Butterfly

Benefits of using LED Light Bulbs

  • High precision light

  • Extremely bright

  • Variations of colours of light

  • Long lasting - do not burn out quickly

  • Extremely energy saving compared to old style light bulbs

  • Bright, yet cost efficient

  • Illuminate more than regular light bulbs, with a further reach

To make halogen bulbs even more effective in producing a bright and focused light, use with light fixtures with special reflectors made especially for LED bulbs http://www.bltdirect.com/light-fittings.

LED Light Bulb Facts
The average life of LED light bulbs varies between 15,000 hours and 50,000 hours, dependant on the product, with the majority of LED Light Bulbs featuring a 30,000 hour lamp life.

Not all LED light bulbs are Dimmable.

LED light bulbs come in a variety of sizes and shapes which make them a great choice for any lighting applications.

What bulb do you need?
LED light bulbs are available in so many shapes and styles that it would be boring reading to list them all – but here are a few ideas for starters!

An adaptable light source in a choice of colours and wattages. They are extremely versatile with an average life of 25,000 to 30,000 hours. Ideal for use in:

  • Kitchens

  • Bathrooms

  • Reception areas

  • Lounges

  • Offices

  • Shop displays,

  • Conference rooms

  • Corridors

  • Restaurants and hotels


Capsule Lamps
A bright, sparkling LED light to replace standard halogen capsules. Available in all caps and perfectly suited to:

  • Professional applications

  • Desk lighting

  • Small decorative luminaires


MR16, MR11, Reflectors
Clear or frosted glass, open or enclosed. High intensity light beam creates well defined lighting. Excellent colour rendering, average life of 25,000 to 30,000 hours.

Excellent light source for

  • Accent and decorative lighting

  • General lighting in shops

  • General lighting in home

  • Restaurants

  • Galleries

  • Exhibitions

  • Museums

The list goes on!

Having trouble deciding? Don’t worry - if you have any questions or cannot find the bulb you require please call our friendly and helpful sales team on 01473 716418!

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