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40 Watt, 120 Volt SHORT Clear Blunt Tip Decorative Bulb

SKU: B490140 | Ordering Code: 40CTC/25/2  | UPC: 739698490144

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Lighting Facts Per Bulb

Brightness 365 lumens
Estimated Yearly Energy Cost $4.82
Based on 3 hrs/day, 11¢/kWh
Cost depends on rates and use
Based on 3 hrs/day1.4 years
Light Appearance
2700 K
Energy Used40 watts

Bulbrite brand SHORTER decorative lamp with candelabra base. 40 Watts and 120 volts for moderate power and light.

  • Clear glass enhances decorative look

  • Warm white color perfect for creating a more inviting atmosphere

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Energy Used

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


A measure of "electrical pressure" between two points. The voltage specification of an incandescent lamp is the electrical "pressure" required to drive it at its designed point. The "voltage" of a ballast (e.g. 120 V) refers to the line voltage coming from the power source and is connected to the ballast.


The end (or ends) of the lamp that fits into the socket.
Candelabra (E12)

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

Bulb Color

The color of the light produced by a bulb
Bulb Color
Warm White


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.

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)

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)

Bulb Finish

The surface finish of a bulb, which may affect the quality of the light emitted.
Bulb Finish

Bulb Technology

The technology implemented by the bulb, e.g. incandescent, halogen, LED
Bulb Technology

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)

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)

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)


Indicates whether a bulb can be dimmed in conjunction with a suitable dimmer control.


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A Perfect 10!

By Judy in Georgia

From Georgia

About Me Quality Oriented, Value Oriented


  • All Worked On Arrival


  • None

Best Uses

  • When Shorter Bulb Reqired

Comments about Bulbrite 40 Watt, 120 Volt SHORT Clear Blunt Tip Decorative Bulb:

This chandelier based bulb is perfect for those fixtures requiring the shorter 3 1/8 inch length. We have one of those, and any longer bulb simply won't fit. We ordered 10 bulbs, and all 10 worked on arrival. Even with shipping charges included, we got 10 for the price of 3 elsewhere. Good bulbs and good buy, so what more could you ask?

  • Primary use:
  • Personal

Finally Found

By Rich the Journalist

From St. Louis, MO

About Me Quality Oriented

Verified Buyer


  • Availability


  • Shipping Costs Too High

Best Uses

  • Chandalier

Comments about Bulbrite 40 Watt, 120 Volt SHORT Clear Blunt Tip Decorative Bulb:

These bulbs are shorter than most chandelier bulbs, but are the only ones my shades will fit on. I searched every lighting supply store in St. Louis for them with no success. I even searched on other Websites. Bulbs.com carries them and it's Website was easy to use and delivery was prompt. My only complaint was that I found the shipping charges to be excessive.

  • Primary use:
  • Personal

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    Need a candelabra bulb that can lay horizontal. Is this bulb one that can be used in Jthis application
    Asked on 10/31/2010 by Jordan from Arundel, Maine

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    • Staff Reviewer


      These bulbs typically last longer base down, but there is no problem burning these in a horizontal application.

      Answered on 11/1/2010 by Product Support from Bulbs.com
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