New White Paper Demonstrates Kopp’s Energy Efficient Heated Lens Solution for Exterior LED Lighting Applications

For many critical exterior lighting applications, such as traffic signals or airport guidance, a consistent light output during adverse weather conditions is essential to ensuring safety.

Because Lighting Emitting Diodes (LEDs) emit very little heat, snow and ice build-up can become a dangerous problem.  

As the adoption of LED technology across all sectors of the lighting industry continues to accelerate, one specific unintended consequence has been revealed: the possibility for snow and ice build-up on outdoor LED fixtures that prevents or alters light distribution patterns and reduces visibility. Recognizing the necessity to find an answer to this problem, Kopp, has engineered a heated lens solution that is capable of preventing and removing snow and ice from exterior LED lighting fixtures while maintaining optimal efficiency and functionality. Kopp’s direct heating method requires minimal energy to raise the temperature of the glass lens quickly and evenly. In the new technical white paper Kopp demonstrates the performance of the heated lens solution against Paragraph 2.13.1 in FAA Engineering Brief 67D.

The paper, titled “Heated Lens: An Efficient Solution for Snow and Ice Prevention on Exterior LED Lighting,” highlights the results of artic testing performed on glass lenses of varying size and form using the heated lens solution. These results demonstrate that Kopp’s heated lens solution can offer exterior lighting manufacturers a new and innovative option for eliminating the risk associated with the reduced heat output of LEDs.

Download the white paper now:

600450 New White Paper Demonstrates Kopp’s Energy Efficient Heated Lens Solution for Exterior LED Lighting Applications

See more news about:

Others also read

For overview analysis, the report introduces Fire Glass basic information including definition, classification, application, industry chain structure, industry overview, policy analysis, and news analysis, etc   Browse Full Report With TOC @ international and China market analysis, the report analyzes Fire Glass markets in China and other countries or regions (such as US, Europe, Japan, etc) by presenting research on global products of different types and applications developments and trends of market, technology, and competitive landscape, and leading suppliers and countries’ 2009-2014 capacity, production, cost, price, profit, production value, and gross margin.
Dubai Investments (DI) CEO Khalid Bin Kalban has revealed that the Company seeks to examine several expansion opportunities in 2015.
This report was created for strategic planners, international executives and import/export managers who are concerned with the market for nonwired glass sheets of float glass and surface ground or polished glass.
New Business to Support Company's Growing Presence in East and Central African Markets - H.B. Fuller Company (NYSE: FUL) announced today that it has signed an agreement to purchase Continental Products Limited, a provider of industrial adhesives in East and Central Africa.
"Opportunity in the Indian Glass Market - 2014 : Market size, Market share, Market landscape, Market trend analysis, Growth drivers, Future opportunity, Future forecast" provides an insight into the Indian Glass current market scenario, structure and practices.
Coinciding with the fulfillment of the ARTESUN project´s first year (November), the third Project Meeting took place at Corning headquarters in Avon, France    Funded by the European Comission through its Seventh Framework Programme, ARTESUN Project aims to develop organic photovoltaic solar cells (OPV) through the implementation of three full-scale prototypes.

Add new comment