OMG it’s the IOT!

OMG it’s the IOT!

Why can't this 'internet of things' offer something genuinely useful? Columnist Lance Stewart has an idea for an app.

WaveStar from MHA

WaveStar from MHA

MHA Lighting’s WaveStar LED luminaire is for high-specification offices, classrooms and function rooms where glare should be minimal. The WaveStar emits clean, bright light to create bright, uniform illumination for task or teaching area. The 43W fitting provides 76 lm/W and its expected lifetime at L70 is 109,000 hours. The housing is as aesthetically pleasing as any modular recessed louvered luminaire on the market and the LED light engine delivers maximum energy savings and the best lit environment possible.

Channel’s Pinto downlights

Channel’s Pinto downlights

Channel has launched a trio of 4000K white LED IP20-rated downlights in 12W (970 lm), 20W (1,600 lm) and 30W (2,500 lm) versions. They are suited for commercial areas such as hotels and restaurants, galleries and office spaces. Pinto downlights are a direct replacement for CFL 18W and 26W PL downlights, and are an eco-friendly luminaire option. Users benefit from substantial energy savings. Installation is simple with a quick-fit clip system and peace of mind can be further assured with an extended product warranty that can be procured online.

Tamlite Micro LED batten

Tamlite Micro LED batten

Tamlite Lighting is targeting industrial and retail applications with its Micro LED batten. It has the same glare-free light quality as a fluorescent batten, but with the efficiency advantages of LEDs. The product uses Philips Fortimo LED Line LED modules and efficiency exceeds 90 lm/W. Precise optical control of light distribution minimises glare. Bespoke optics create narrow (35-degree) and wide (80-degree) beams. The product emits a cool-white light (4000K).

Steinel SensorLight RS LED A1

Steinel SensorLight RS LED A1

Steinel’s SensorLight RS LED A1 is for indoor applications such as corridors, halls, stairwells and bathrooms. The 11W sensor-switched light has a 360-degree sensor hidden behind the glass, and responds to movement and changes in light levels. Once motion has been detected, it switches the light on, then off again after a pre-selected time.

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