There are few better lamps for flowering than the Eye Hortilux 1000w HPS DE Bulb, 1900K color spectrum. This double-ended high-pressure sodium bulb puts out an intense dose of deep, red light, which helps your plants flower to their full potential and develop dense, potent, aromatic buds you can brag about.
The double-ended construction of these bulbs leads to greater efficiency for commercial growers or serious hobbyists and provides a consistent positioning of the light source. This allows your reflector to optimize and focus the light uniformly over the entire footprint.
With thousands of hours of life to give, and all kinds of impressive features, there is no question this is an incredible grow light bulb. Let's get into some of the specific reasons we love it.
Features And Benefits Of The Eye Hortilux 1000w HPS DE Bulb, 1900K
This is a reliable, powerful, optimized bulb you are sure to love once you see the results it can help you achieve. It will last you many grow cycles, and provides a super intense light, up to 1950 μmol of photosynthetic photon flux (PPF) at 1,000 watts. With certain fixtures, you can overdrive the bulb up to 15% (1,150 Watts), and put out an astounding 2100 μmol! PAR μmol are measured between 400 and 700 nanometers.
When growing with the Eye Hortilux 1000w HPS DE Bulb, 1900K, you'll notice a visual increase in flower size, and this will be confirmed when you see the harvest weight. These results are maintained for multiple growing cycles, with each bulb producing at least 10-12 months of high-intensity light. Compared to competitors' bulbs, you'll enjoy a decrease in bulb changeouts, saving you time and money.
From a spectrum standpoint, the 1900K Eye Hortilux DE HPS 1000w Lamp produces greater balance and accelerated growth for plants, and is best used during flowering due to the deep reds it produces. The bulb is built with a unique coiled support frame and allows for expansion and contraction of the arc tube during operation. This increases the durability and performance of the bulb. The design of this bulb is patent-pending, as the lead wires provide a sturdy lamp with safer connections.
The bulb is also environmentally friendly, as it is completely lead-free. It also meets Federal EPA standards as a non-hazardous material, which makes disposal hassle-free. On top of that, it meets TCLP (Toxicity Characteristic Leaching Procedure) test as non-hazardous waste.
This bulb will last thousands of hours, and comes equipped with 155,000 initial lumens! For optimum growth, we recommend replacing your bulb every 10-11 months, assuming it is in use that whole time. If you are just using the bulb for average growth or maintenance growth, you can replace it every 11-14 months.
How To Use The Eye Hortilux 1000w HPS DE Bulb, 1900K
- Lamp Wattage: 1000
- Fixture Requirement: Open
- ANSI Code: N/A
- eBallast Compatible (Y/N): Yes
- Operating Position: Horizontal
- Ballast Operating Frequency: > 100 kHz
Never handle this bulb with your bare hands, as your fingers contain oils that can decrease the bulb's performance. Make sure you always wear gloves. Be sure to closely follow the included installation instructions when putting this lamp in your fixture to prevent damaging the coils.
We recommend only using the Eye Hortilux 1000w HPS DE Bulb, 1900K with Eye Horitlux Electronic ballasts. If you don't do this, you may experience premature lamp failure, decreased performance, and lower efficiency. While you may dim or overdrive the bulb, you need to start by burning it in at 1000w.
Do not attempt to air-cool the lamp, as this will reduce the light output. Instead, increase HVAC or exhaust cycles. Be aware that constantly overdriving the lamp will result in a loss in intensity, and decrease the bulb life.
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