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18 Watt, 30 Inch T8 Cool White Fluorescent Appliance Bulb

SKU: 236919 | Ordering Code: F18T8/CW/30

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Product Details

Brand

Philips

Energy Used

A rating, expressed in watts, to indicate the rate at which a lamp consumes energy. Also known as wattage value.
 
Energy Used
18 Watts

Bulb Shape

The description of the general appearance of a lamp/bulb consists of a letter(s) followed by a number. The letter indicates the shape of the bulb and the number relates to the diameter of the bulb in eighths of an inch. For example, a common household bulb is the A-19. The bulb is "A" shape and the diameter would be nineteen 8ths of an inch, or 2 3/8".
 
Bulb Shape
T-8

Base

The end (or ends) of the lamp that fits into the socket.
 
Base
Medium Bipin

Diameter (in)

Light bulbs: a measurement of a bulb's width taken at the widest point of the bulb. Fixtures: the measurement across the widest point of a circular fixture.
 
Diameter (in)
1

Length (in)

Also referred to as "Maximum Overall Length" (MOL). For light bulbs, it measures the length of a light bulb, from the top of the bulb to the bottom of the base or pins and is typically expressed in inches. For light fixtures and ballasts, it applies to the total horizontal length of the item.
 
Length (in)
30

Average Rated Life (hr)

A measurement of the average length of time, between first use and the point when 50% of the lamps tested have stopped functioning, , using an operating cycle of 3 hours on, 20 minutes off.
 
Average Rated Life (hr)
7,500

Brightness (Lumens)

A rating of the inital light output of a bulb, rated after 100 hrs of operation. Lumens are a measure of how much light falls on one square foot of area, one foot away from the light source.
 
Brightness (Lumens)
1,120

Finish

Light bulbs: the coating applied to the bulb causing light to be emitted in certain colors or color temperatures (see Color Temperature). Popular finishes include clear, frosted, colors (amber, blue, green, red, etc.) as well as color temperature designations ranging from warm white (2700K) to natural daylight (6500K). Fixtures: the decorative finish of the item.
 
Finish
Cool White

CRI

Color Rendering Index is an international system used to rate a lamp's ability to render object colors. The higher the CRI (based upon a 0-100 scale) the richer and more accurately colors generally appear. CRI differences among lamps are not usually visible to the eye unless the difference is more than 3-5 points.
 
CRI
62

Color Temperature (Kelvin)

An expression of the hue of the light emitted, measured in degrees Kelvin. Usually expressed by a four digit number followed by (k), such as 2700k. Higher temperatures indicate whiter, "cooler" colors, while lower temperatures indicate yellower, "warmer" colors. Some common Kelvin temperature benchmarks are 2700k (warm white), 3500k (neutral white), 4100k (cool white), 5000k (bright white), and 6500k (daylight).
 
Color Temperature (Kelvin)
4100K

GE

A General Electric brand-specific product number for an equivalent item and is provided for the purpose of cross-referencing.
 
GE
10349 - F30T8/CW/4

Osram Sylvania

An Osram Sylvania brand-specific product number for an equivalent item and is provided for the purpose of cross-referencing.
 
Osram Sylvania
23030 - F18T8CW/K30

Bulb Technology

The technology implemented by the bulb, e.g. incandescent, halogen, LED
 
Bulb Technology
Fluorescent
Description
 
Reviews
 
Q & A

Philips brand T8 fluorescent. 18 Watts and 30" for use in undercabinet fixtures. ALTO technology uses less mercury for an environmentally safer lamp.

  • Cool white color popular in many kitchens

  • Performance - well known brand name product at competitive price

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Philips Lighting Company18 Watt, 30 Inch T8 Cool White Fluorescent Appliance Bulb
 
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5.0

Just as expected

By Laure

From Central Iowa

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Pros

  • Long Life
  • Runs Cool

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Small Lamps

    Comments about Philips Lighting Company 18 Watt, 30 Inch T8 Cool White Fluorescent Appliance Bulb:

    This length was special order only in all the local stores in my area, so turned to the internet. Found this bulb on bulbs.com. Very glad I chose them, as this was exactly what I needed. Later found out that I needed two of them for my vintage bar light, so ended up getting another one.

    Service and delivery comments:

    Fast delivery and arrived packaged well and in one piece!

    • Primary use:
    • Personal

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