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2014-10-24 23:03:37

The Larson Electronics EPL-HB-150LED-RT-480V explosion proof high bay light fixture provides operators with a powerful and energy efficient alternative to traditional hazardous location luminaries. LED technology and a compact design make this lamp an excellent replacement upgrade option for the older, bulky and high maintenance cost fixtures. Kemp, Texas (PRWEB) October 24, 2014 This Class 1 Division 1 & 2, Class 2 Division 1 & 2 explosion proof light fixture provides 12,500...

2014-10-24 12:23:38

The TOH Top 100 Reveals the Must-Have Innovations of the Year NEW YORK, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, This Old House named Finally(TM) Light Bulbs to its 4(th) annual "The TOH Top 100," a list of the 100 best new home products of the year. The editors spent months testing and examining thousands of products to find the most distinctive, helpful, and innovative new home products in seven categories: Kitchen, Bath, Tools, Building Products, Outdoor Living, Home Tech, and...

2014-10-24 12:21:15

Bulldog LED Lighting manufactures all their products in the USA and is proud to be working with Rockstar Performance Garage on several specialty builds for SEMA 2014. SAN CARLOS, Calif., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bulldog LED Lighting is pleased to be working with one of the best in the industry, Rockstar Performance Garage, for the upcoming SEMA show. The SEMA Show is the premier automotive specialty products trade event in the world (PLEASE NOTE: THE SEMA SHOW IS NOT OPEN TO THE...

2014-10-23 23:05:27

Larson Electronics unveils a new green 100 watt halogen handheld spotlight just in time for hunting season. The HL-85-GREEN is a lightweight, ultra rugged, ergonomic handheld spotlight that operates on 12 or 24 volts DC via a 16’ coil cord ending in a cigarette plug. Kemp, Texas (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 The unique reflector and lens configuration on the HL-85-GREEN produces a 900’ beam in spotlight mode, making it approximately 5 million retail candlepower rating. The handle and lamp...

2014-10-23 16:21:10

DUBLIN, October 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/rllfjp/automotive ) has announced the addition of the "Automotive Lighting Market: By Position (Front, Rear, Side, & Interior), Technology (Halogen, Xenon/HID, & LED), Vehicle Type, & Geography - Global Trends & Forecast To 2020" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/rllfjp/automotive ] report to their offering. (Logo:...

2014-10-22 16:22:23

NEW ORLEANS, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The many benefits of daylighting - energy savings, reduction in building costs, possible improved productivity and satisfaction of building occupants, and sustainability, to name a few - are well known, leading more design engineers and architects to specify it in commercial building spaces. Commercial skylight manufacturers have a number of glazing materials available at their disposal, but what has been lacking is a single material that...

2014-10-22 16:21:09

Bulldog LED Lighting manufacturers all their products in the USA and will be a proud ambassador for American Made Matters Day: A Call-To-Action For Consumers SAN CARLOS, Calif., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bulldog LED Lighting is proud to announce that they have been named a National Ambassador for the 2(nd) Annual American Made Matters Day on November 19(th). The purpose of the event is for consumers to buy at least one U.S.-made product on this day, and to encourage consumers to...

2014-10-22 12:23:01

NEW ORLEANS, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Commercial and hospitality spaces, such as stores, restaurants, offices and hotel lobbies, want to appear warm and inviting to consumers. A light and bright atmosphere helps to convey this, but excessive lighting can hike up energy bills. Lumenova(TM) R20, BR40 and BR30 reflector lamps are the answer to this dilemma. These lamps are great replacements for inefficient incandescent BR and CFL lamps and are rated with the highest lumen output...

2014-10-22 08:39:58

New TCP LEDs offer 25,000 hours of life, high light output, and are ENERGY STAR® rated AURORA, Ohio, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Technical Consumer Products, Inc. (TCP), a leader in energy-efficient lighting innovations, expands its Elite Series LED line with new 75 and 100-watt replacement LED bulbs. The Elite High Output A-Lamps boast 25,000 hours of life and feature uniform, omni-directional light output. The new bulbs look like and emit light similar to a traditional...

2014-10-21 23:03:03

The Scientists of Lighting at Baja Designs are using next gen CopperDrive® to create the all new $119.95 Squadron® Sport, and re-introduce the award winning Squadron® Pro at a reduced price of $219.95. Both lights offer all of the unique features and performance that you expect from Baja Designs while passing the savings along to their customers. San Marcos, CA (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 The Scientists of Lighting have done it again! Baja Designs (BD) is excited to introduce...


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2010-09-29 16:52:36

The incandescent light bulb provides a source of electric light through incandescence. The bulb works by passing current through a filament which heats to a temperature that produces light. The glass bulb that contains the filament prevents oxidation of the hot filament. The bulbs are also called electric lamps. Incandescent bulbs come in a various sizes and voltages. They can range from 1.5 volts to 300, require no external regulating equipment and have low manufacturing costs. They work...

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2009-04-23 12:28:48

Pavel Nikolayevich Yablochkov (September 14, 1847 "“ March 31, 1984) was a Russian electrical engineer, inventor, and businessman. His most notable invention was a type of electric carbon arc lamp, called the Yablochkov candle. Yablochkov graduated from Mykolayiv Engineering Institute as a military engineer in 1866. In 1869, he continued his education at the Galvanic School in St. Petersburg. Yablochkov settled in Moscow in 1873 after serving time in the army. After that, he was...

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2004-10-19 04:45:43

Light Pollution -- Light pollution refers to excess light, created by human activities, that brightens the night sky enough to hide many stars from observers. For the average person, light pollution means that even on a clear, moonless night, only a few stars may be visible. When a city grows up near an astronomical observatory, light pollution can make the observatory effectively useless. Unlike most forms of pollution, light pollution isn't persistent: turn the lights off, and the...

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  • To think; to imagine; to fancy.
  • To be of opinion; have the notion; think; imagine; suppose.
The word 'ween' comes from Middle English wene, from Old English wēn, wēna ("hope, weening, expectation"), from Proto-Germanic *wēniz, *wēnōn (“hope, expectation”), from Proto-Indo-European *wen- (“to strive, love, want, reach, win”).
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