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Philips 17 Watt, 24 Inch T8 Daylight White Long Life Fluorescent Bulb

SKU: 382150 | Ordering Code: F17T8/TL865/PLUS/ALTO (DISC - Use 281931))

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Description

Lighting Facts Per Bulb

Brightness 1235 lumens
Estimated Yearly Energy Cost $2.05
Based on 3 hrs/day, 11¢/kWh
Cost depends on rates and use
Life
Based on 3 hrs/day27.4 years
Light Appearance
WarmCool
6500 K
Energy Used17 watts


Philips longer lasting and energy saving Daylight T8 fluorescent lamp with excellent color rendering.  ALTO technology uses less mercury for an environmentally safer lamp. 

  • 6500K Daylight white color is substantially brighter in appearance

  • Better color rendering means objects appear closer to their true color than with traditional fluorescent

  • Extra long life rated 50% longer than other T8 fluorescent

  • Outstanding lumen maintenance - lamp still produces 95-98% as much light at end of life as the day it is installed

  • Performance - well known brand name product at competitive price

Full Specs

Product Details

Brand

Philips Lighting

Energy Used

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

Base

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

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

Bulb Color

The color of the light produced by a bulb
 
Bulb Color
Daylight 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
85

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)
6500

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)
1235

Bulb Technology

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

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)
30000

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)
24

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

Contains Mercury (Hg)

Contains some level of the element Mercury. Typically, bulbs containing Mercury display the symbol 'Hg'.
 
Contains Mercury (Hg)
Yes

GE

A General Electric brand-specific product number for an equivalent item and is provided for the purpose of cross-referencing.
 
GE
No Available Direct Offset

Osram Sylvania

An Osram Sylvania brand-specific product number for an equivalent item and is provided for the purpose of cross-referencing.
 
Osram Sylvania
No Available Direct Offset
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Philips Lighting Company17 Watt, 24 Inch T8 Daylight White Long Life Fluorescent Bulb
 
4.8

(based on 5 reviews)

100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Bright (3)
  • Reduces energy costs (3)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

No Best Uses
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Quality oriented (3)
    • Primary use:
    • Personal (4)

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5.0

Hard to find 6500K tube

By markret

From Louisville KY

About Me Quality Oriented

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • 6500K

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Kitchen
    • Undercabinet

    Comments about Philips Lighting Company 17 Watt, 24 Inch T8 Daylight White Long Life Fluorescent Bulb:

    6500K color temp bulbs makes everything look clean. WAY BETTER than old 2700K "yellow"lighting!

    • Primary use:
    • Personal
     
    5.0

    Excellent lighting

    By Marlene

    From Maryland

    About Me Quality Oriented, Value Oriented

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Bright
    • Reduces Energy Costs

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Kitchen

      Comments about Philips Lighting Company 17 Watt, 24 Inch T8 Daylight White Long Life Fluorescent Bulb:

      Great light in the kitchen, especially from an energy saving bulb

      • Primary use:
      • Personal
       
      5.0

      A Better Fluorescent Bulb

      By Bill The Daylight Man

      From NC

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Bright
      • Long Life
      • Reduces Energy Costs
      • Runs Cool

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about Philips Lighting Company 17 Watt, 24 Inch T8 Daylight White Long Life Fluorescent Bulb:

          This is a great bulb, You really can the difference in the amount of light output when you compare it other bulb types. The only drawback is you will want to change all you fluorusecent bulbs inthe area because of the difference in contrast between the daylight and other bulbs.

          • Primary use:
          • Personal
           
          5.0

          6500 Kelvin bulbs

          By cat

          From Eden Prairie, MN

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • 6500 Kelvin as advertised

          Cons

          • No negatives

          Best Uses

            Comments about Philips Lighting Company 17 Watt, 24 Inch T8 Daylight White Long Life Fluorescent Bulb:

            6500 Kelvin (Daylight) unable to find locally, thus the on-line order.[...]Totally satisfied. Bulbs are used in a fixture above a kitchen dining nook.[...]

             
            4.0

            [...]

            By JRR

            From Montana

            About Me Quality Oriented, Value Oriented

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Bright
            • Reduces Energy Costs

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • General Lighting
              • Small Lamps

              Comments about Philips Lighting Company 17 Watt, 24 Inch T8 Daylight White Long Life Fluorescent Bulb:

              We are using these to help promote growth of seedlings. They do a great job!

              • Primary use:
              • Personal

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