Products, Materials & Tools | Sep 14, 2015

Gi Plast Introduces Heat-Control-Line at LpS 2015

Whenever it comes to IP it is essential to protect the whole lamp and electronic from particles and water coming from the outside. The higher the IP-rate the more the lamp is protected or even sealed against anything pouring in. - But what happens actually in the inside of the lamp?

If nothing can come in, also nothing can come out!
In LEDs and other electronic equipment current is flowing constantly, once the lamp is lit up, and due to Joule’s heating effect the temperatures in the lamp rise and rise. This heat is trapped in the lamp and since it can hardly flow out, it will shorten and even endanger the life of LEDs and plastic covers.

With the vision to optimize any lighting process, we have developed the new Heat-Control-Line: the in-built solution to make heat flow directly to the outside of IP-lamps. Thermally conductive plastic is the key to make heat flow ten times more efficiently than normal plastic parts, which prevents LEDs and other components to be affected from heating damages.

By using extruded plastic, design possibilities are endless: there are no limitations given by commonly used components.  Being extruded also means, that anything is bound together, allowing no flaw or gap in the body of the lamp, observing highest IP-rates. Which ever limitation is set to lighting design, we improve to overcome it and make solutions become reality.

To learn more about this new product line, please visit Gi PLast at LpS 2015 in Bregenz.  - http://www.led-professional-symposium.com

About Gi Plast:
GiI Plast, leading company in the plastics business, stands out for the great innovation and high technology gained through 30 years of experience in the extrusion of tubes, profiles and sheets.
The own property buildings host: a great production plant, where 30 extrusion lines are operative, an area made for packaging / shipping of the goods and a warehouse for raw materials equipped with automatic silos. A large room is also meant to store the extrusion tools of all Gi Plast's customers.

FEATURED

WHITE PAPER - LEDs Lead the Way for Horticultural Lighting

WHITE PAPER - LEDs Lead the Way for Horticultural Lighting Horticultural lighting is one of the fastest growing markets in the LED lighting industry today. Currently estimated at being worth $690 million dollars annually by LEDInside, this figure is projected to reach billions in the coming years. Read more »

FEATURED

LUXTECH Introduces FLEX Color, Architectural Grade RGB Tape

LUXTECH Introduces FLEX Color, Architectural Grade RGB Tape LUXTECH, a leading American manufacturer of architectural grade LED modules, introduces FLEX Color to their line of flexible LED strips. The RGB strip light is populated by high quality LEDs with tight binning to maintain color consistency. Read more »

FEATURED

Job Opportunity

Job Opportunity Synergy 21 has been a successful, well-known brand in the lighting industry for around 9 years. We satisfy our customers with top-notch planning, development, production, and distribution of high-quality lighting fixtures. We also offer an attractive working environment to over 200 employees at 6 ... Read more »

FEATURED

XP-G2 High Efficacy LEDs Use Less Power, Drop-in Compatible

XP-G2 High Efficacy LEDs Use Less Power, Drop-in Compatible Cree, Inc. announces the new High Efficacy (HE) version of the XLamp® XP-G2 LED that delivers improved performance compared to standard XP-G2 LEDs, with higher output and greater efficiency to enable smaller, lighter, lower-cost designs. The original XLamp XP-G2 LED pioneered a broad set of LED ... Read more »

EDITORIAL

High Conductive Foils Enabling Large Area Lighting

High Conductive Foils Enabling Large Area Lighting Fraunhofer Institute for Organic Electronics, Electron Beam and Plasma Technology FEP as one of the leading partners for research and development for surface technologies and organic electronics and Sefar AG, a leading manufacturer of precision fabrics from monofilaments, developed a roll-to-roll ... Read more »

page_peel