Solar Raptor HID Spot 50W.

SKU: 1.5.06 / SR 00010007
Vorige Item 8 of 20 Volgende
€ 39,95 (including 21% VAT)
Quantity
Specification Description
Weight 0,12
Type: High Intensity Discharge (HID) Spot
Wattage: 50 Watt
Distance to animal: 30/35cm
PAR: PAR 30
Light colour: 5800K
Lumen: 2200 lm
Colour Rendering Index: 64
Width light beam: 23.6

Solar Raptor HID lamps are one of the favourite lamps for sun and UVB loving reptiles such as Pogona, IguanaCycluraUromastyx and so on. Solar Raptor's HID (High intensity discharge) lamps have a very high UVA, UVB and heat emission

The advantage of HID lamps versus mercury vapor lamps (HQL) is that they have a higher UVB and heat output at a lower wattage. This allows you to get the same values or even better ones ​​with less energy. Mercury vapor lamps can only be obtained from 80 / 100Watt or higher and because of the integrated ballasts these are very large lamps and only suitable for big enclosures. HID lamps require an external electrical ballast to function and are therefore significantly smaller. Also, HID lamps are available from 35Watt. As a result you can also offer optimal values ​​for your reptile in smaller terrariums where a big HQL lamp is just too big.

Solar Raptor has 2 types of HID lamps. The 'Spot' lamps and the 'Flood' lamps. Flood lamps give a (slightly) wider beam of light. Where the spotlights emit a narrower more concentrated beam of light. Also, the Flood lamps have an even higher UVB release. The light temperature (Kelvin) of these Flood lamps matches the colour of natural daylight.

Due to the high UVB emission of these lamps they are only suitable for sun-loving and basking reptiles. Please be advised of the UVB need of your terrarium animal. In case of excessive UVB release, your animal may burn. In the case of too low a range, your terrarium animal may not get the required UVB. Please observe the minimum distances shown by the developer. These distances mean the distance measured from your animal to the lamp. Let a lamp burn for a minimum of 2 hours outside the occupant's terrarium before using inside the enclosure. Replace the lamp after 4000 hours of use because after this period the UVB release is greatly reduced.

For optimal longevity of your lamp and safety, it is important that your lamp hangs straight down and therefore not diagonally. By using a 'light bracket' you are sure that the lamp hangs straight down. These lamps become very hot and plastic fittings will melt or burn. Always place these lamps in a fixture with a ceramic fitting. We have several 'domes' in the assortment, all fitted with ceramic fitting for optimum safety.

 

More information about UVB lighting and the use of UVB for reptiles? Read our section 'Info - UV (B) lighting' in the Library.

Special offer:

Exo-Terra Boston fern L € 16,95 € 13,95
© 2015 - 2020 Het Terrarium | sitemap | rss | ecommerce software - powered by MyOnlineStore
This website uses cookies. More information Accept
What is a cookie ? A cookie is a small text file that is sent to your computer. When you visit a website Both this website and other parties may place cookies . What are cookies used for? This website uses cookies to improve . Ease of use and performance of the website Using cookies , we make sure to include that you do not always receive the same information when you visit our site or enter . Cookies make surfing the site so much more pleasant . There are different types of cookies . This website uses persistent cookies and session cookies. Permanent cookies : Allows the website can be set to your preferences. For example, to your consent to allow cookies to remember. As a result, you do not have to repeat so you save time and easily navigate through the online store . Your preferences Persistent cookies can be removed via the settings of your browser . Session cookies : Using a session cookie , we can see which parts of the website you have viewed this visit . We can therefore adapt to the surfing behavior of our visitors as possible. Webshop These cookies are automatically deleted when you close your browser . With the specific purpose of this Web site places cookies ? This web site places cookies for the following reasons : Shopping Cart ( functional cookie) : Remember what products are in your shopping cart. Without this cookie , you can order any products or in your shopping basket . Cookie selection ( functional cookie) : Remember that you have given to the placing of cookies our permission . Google Analytics ( tracking cookie ) : Measure how you use the website and how you found us and reports in attempt to gain insight here . Google AdWords ( tracking cookie ) : we measure how you use the website and how you found us. We use this knowledge to improve . Our AdWords campaigns Facebook ( Social Media cookie) : This cookie is possible to 'like' our Facebook page . This button works through code from Facebook itself originates . Twitter ( Social Media cookie) : This cookie is possible to follow our Twitter page . This button works through code that originates from Twitter itself . AddThis ( Social Media cookie) : This cookie is it possible to share via Facebook , Twitter , Hyves and various other social media websites our content . Affiliate marketing (marketing cookies) : We use these cookies to reward them for their contribution to the sales partner sites (affiliates , such Daisycon , TradeTracker and Cleafs ) . Review sites (marketing Cookies ): We like to be judged by customers . We use a review site such as The Feedback Company. These places cookies for proper operation . How can I manage or delete cookies ? Generally, cookies can be managed , edited and deleted by your browser . More information on and off , and cookies can be found in the instructions and / or using the help function of your browser .