|Manufacturer:||Prolite (Distributed by International Lamps Limited in UK)|
|Model:||Daylite Helix 11W|
|Wattage:||11W (21VA - pf=0.51)|
|Tube Length:||240mm (approx)|
|Bulb/Tube material:||Glass, triphosphor (colour 864) internal coating. Blue-purple plastic coating on outer surface|
|Colour Temperature:||Deep blue coloured.|
|Peak output wavelength:||N/A|
|Total light output:||Unknown.|
|Rated lifetime:||8000 Hours|
|Operating voltage:||240V AC 50Hz|
|Warmup/restrike time:||1 minutes/none|
|Place of manufacture:||Unknown|
|Date of manufacture:||Unknown, Possible Date code PA3687 Present on lamp|
|Lamp Status:||Working, presumed unused.|
|Related Pages:||Luxina Helix 11W Red|
initial impression you may get (as I did!) is that this is a cheaply
made coloured CFL. Fact of the matter is that technically you'd
be right - it's a very ordinary daylight colour temperature lamp with a very deep blue coloured
paint applied none-too-evenly to the outer surface of the tube.
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This lamp added to the Virtual Display Shelf on the 13th August 2009.
References: Lamp markings only.
Acknowledgements: Many thanks to the website reader who donated this lamp and many others for display!
18th August 2009: Corrected error in first paragraph regarding tube and paint colour - originally copied from another page on the site, and not spotted. Thanks to the reader who pointed that out, feed back is most appreciated.
26th January 2021: Minor changes to page formatting to improve readability on mobile devices.
28th April 2023: Revised Statcounter code to allow for HTTPS operation.