TITLE

New and Improved Arc Discharge Lighting for STTV Application

AUTHOR(S)
Gungle, Warren C.; Richardson, Donald A.
PUB. DATE
November 1987
SOURCE
Image Technology;Nov1987, Vol. 69 Issue 11, p494
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the new and improved arc discharge lighting for studio, theater, and television applications. The BriteArcTM lamps, made by GTE Sylvania Products Corp., are metal halide lamps that have dysprosium, holimium, thulium, and cesium fill which give the lamp its unique daylight color temperature and high color rendering index. The lamps are available in three types, the 200W PAR36, the 575W PAR46, and the 1200W PAR64.
ACCESSION #
24282436

 

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