These halogen bulbs are class "C" with a height of 103mm and a diameter of 63mm and a life expectancy of 2,000 hours.
- 70W halogen energy saving round bulb with standard Bayonet Cap (BC/B22) equivalent to light output of traditional 100W traditional GLS bulb.
Halogen lamps offer the following features
- Moderate running cost saving (typically about 30%)
- Longer life than traditional incandescent lamps (typically about double)
- Dimmable (check total lamp wattage falls within lower and higher power ratings of the dimmer switch used)
- Relatively low purchase cost compared to compact fluoresent or LED
- Instant full brightness of a high quality light
Halogen Lamps operate at a slightly higher temperature than standard incandescent lamps and therefore the fitting or shade should be rated at the equivalent light output wattage i.e. 100 Watts for this version