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Explosion Proof Lights:
Our line of explosion proof lights and explosion
proof LED lights represent the best in high quality explosion proof
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We carry an extensived line of LED lights
including LED light bars, explosion proof LEDs, LED lights for military
applications, boats, vehicles, security lighting and more.
Infrared LED Lights:
Infrared LED light emitters for covert
applications. Magnalight Infrared LED emitters are ideal for military and
security applications where a covert source of infrared light is
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We carry the full line of Golight remote
controlled spotlights and related accessories. Magnalight is the only source for
the Golight Stryker Remote Control Spotlight with magnetic base.
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Magnalight stocks a comprehensive line of
hunting lights and related accessories. Our hunting lights include rechargeable
handheld LED spotlights and HID spotlights with red lenses.
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Our HML series of spotlights have been tested
and approved for use by the Marines, Army, Navy, and Air Force and are part of
the military’s Special Forces' Escalation of Force Kits.
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24 Volt Lights:
Magnalight manufactures and stocks an
extensive line of 24 volt
lighting equipment that ranges from 12/24 volt spotlights and floodlights to
multimillion candlepower searchlights and industrial grade work
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Magnalite or Magnalight
Larson Electronics Magnalight
Larson Electronics’ Magnalight is a
manufacturer and distributor of industrial-commercial grade lighting products.
Magnalight carries an extensive line of lighting products including explosion proof lights, hazardous location lights, explosion proof paint spray booth lights, high power LED lights, remote control HID Golight spotlights, LED flashlights,
military spotlights, infrared LEDs, LED
boat lights and industrial light towers. Magnalight also
manufactures and distributes a wide range of HID high power spotlights and HID flashlights that are ideal for
use as military spotlights
and law enforcement searchlights as well as effective for use in the utility and emergency services
Magnalight products that are
particularly well suited to military and law enforcement applications include
police lights, unity post mount spotlights, unity roof mount lights, remote control Golight spotlights, remote control spotlights with magnetic bases, rechargeable spotlights,
rechargeable flashlights, led flashlights, high
intensity discharge military spotlights with magnetic
bases and magnetic tripods for
flashlights and spotlights. Magnalight manufactures and carries an extensive
line of military spotlights, floodlights, and military
grade lighting accessories and equipment.
Many of Magnalights lighting
products can serve equally well in the public and private sector as hunting spotlights, boating spotlights, camping lights,
off-road and ATV lights, and infared security lights; this includes a wide array of LED lights and LED light bars that
can operate on a variety of voltages ranging from 9 to 42 VDC and can be mounted
on cars, trucks, boats and
Magnalight is a large distributor
of the Golight line of remote controlled spotlights and stocks
a comprehensive variety of HID or high intensity discharge Golights, Golight marine spotlights and searchlights, Golight floodlights,
military Golights and
a wide array of camouflage Golights for hunting and
off-road use. Magnalight is the only source for the Golight Stryker Remote Control Spotlight with magnetic
base and offers a wide variety of mounting
options for both the Golight Stryker and
Golight RadioRay series of spotlights.
Magnalight develops and stocks a wide
range of explosion proof lights and products as well as intrinsically safe lights and
intrinsically safe LED lights. Magnalight’s explosion proof line of lights carry the required
explosion proof certifications and approvals and are U.L. certified for use in
hazardous locations according to their respective class, division and zone
ratings. Magnalights hazardous location lighting includes explosion proof fluorescent lights
for paint spray booths, Class 1 Div 1 flashlights and intrinsically safe lights, portable and cart mounted tank lights, explosion proof droplights,
explosion proof LED lights and intrinsically safe flashlights.
Magnalight regularly develops and
manufactures new additions to its line of explosion proof lighting and industrial grade lighting products and is proud to offer the latest
in explosion proof LED lighting and explosion proof paint spray booth lighting. Magnalight also manufactures a wide array of military and
law enforcement related accessories including the concealable, back up universal handcuff key (plastic handcuff key)
used by Air Force pilots, Navy SPAWAR, Navy Seals and Special Operations
military personnel to effect escape in hostage or prisoner
can also call us toll free at 1-800-369-6671. Purchase orders
can be faxed to us at 903-498-3364 Magnalight can provide
detailed technical information regarding any of its products and is capable of
working with customers to create unique lighting solutions to suit their needs
If you have any questions or special
requirements regarding any of our industrial grade lighting solutions please
contact us by E-mail at
Larson Electronics manufactures the
Magnalight 12 volt spotlights with magnetic base and 12 volt searchlights with magnetic base with magnetic bases and 16 foot cords in Dallas, TX. These
industrial grade 12 volt spotlights
have been a staple of the cable, telephone and electric utility industry since
1967. Magnalight has since its beginnings expanded this to include the military/law enforcement
industries, federal and local governments, and emergency and first responder industries as well.
We carry a complete line of
HID off road and HID
equipment lights, including the Acro Light line.
HID flood lights with
permanent and magnetic mount options work on 12 and 24 volt DC systems and
provide illumination that extends 250 feet. The permanent mount and magnetic
mount HID spotlights project a beam to 3000 feet.
Larson Electronics Magnalight is a
manufacturer and as such we maintain a large available inventory of our magnetic
mount spotlights, HID spotlights. HID flashlights and
the Golight Stryker and Golight Radioray remote controlled spotlights, battery
operated flashing strobe lights, LED flashlights and
LED headlamps. Because of our extensive inventory and "make to order" capacity,
nearly all orders for spotlights and flashlights received before 4 PM CT are
shipped same day via UPS.
Many of our professional grade
spotlights and flashlights make excellent gifts for him or gifts for men. Remote
controlled spotlights with magnetic base, military spotlights, handheld
spotlights, vehicle mount spotlights, rechargeable spotlights, rechargeable flashlights, hunting spotlights, hunting searchlights
and state of the art hid flashlights all
make fine christmas gifts for men, and are sure to please even the most
discriminating friends and family.
Larson Electronics' Magnalight can also
be viewed in these languages - Arabic Spanish Japanese Italian Portuguese Russian French.
Contact us at sales@magnalight
.com or call us toll free at 1-800-369-6671 for mor
information regarding any of our products. Purchase orders can be faxed to us at
903-498-3364 Magnalight can provide detailed technical
information regarding any of its products and is capable of working with
customers to create unique lighting solutions to suit their needs and
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LEDs: A Bright Future|
Most people are by now familiar in at least some way with LED lights. Their excellent efficiency and small size are giving them a huge boost in popularity, especially in today’s energy conscious environment. Across the nation, local governments are turning to the LED light in their quests to save money and increase the efficiency and safety of their cities and towns. With energy requirements anywhere from ½ to less than a 3rd that of traditional incandescent bulbs, LEDs are becoming an obvious alternative to the expensive and short lived lighting that is currently in use. Everything from traffic signals to street lighting to the lights used on our vehicles is being looked at in a new way thanks to the rapid advancements in LED technology that have allowed the LED to now rival traditional lamps in both brightness and light quality.
To understand why LEDs are so quickly increasing in popularity it is necessary to understand what it is that sets LEDs apart from traditional filament based lamps. To do this we must first look at how a traditional incandescent lamp creates light. The common tungsten filament light bulb has changed little since Thomas Edison’s original design. A thin tungsten filament is strung between two wire contacts and suspended within a glass bulb that is filled with inert gases like Argon which reduce the degradation of the filament as it is heated. Electrical current is passed through the filament causing the filament to heat up. As the filament heats, it emits energy in the form of light and heat. Approximately 10% of the electrical energy used by a tungsten filament or “incandescent” bulb is radiated as light, with the other 90% being radiated as heat. Since only 10% of the energy used by the incandescent is actually emitted as light, a great deal of energy is completely wasted as heat. This represents a large opportunity for improvement and it is this highly inefficient operation of the incandescent bulb that has led to efforts to develop more efficient methods of producing light. While the incandescent design has endured for over 100 years, as energy becomes more expensive and the effects on our environment of producing energy become more pronounced, more efficient ways of producing illumination have become increasingly popular.
LED stands for “Light Emitting Diode”. An LED is a small piece of semi conducting material that is impregnated with other compounds. When electrical current is passed through this “doped” semi conducting material, the electrical energy is emitted by the semi conductor as “photons” or, light. The process by which LEDs produce light is known as electroluminescence and it is a much more efficient process than that used by incandescent lamps. In the process of electroluminescence as created by LEDs, little heat is created and a larger amount of the current applied to the diode is emitted as light. Since less energy is radiated as heat and the energy is more fully emitted as light, the LED has a much greater efficiency than the incandescent lamp. This means that the same amount of light can be created by an LED as compared to an incandescent lamp with a fraction of the energy an incandescent requires.
For a comparison, consider how lamps are rated. The typical ratings for the amount of illumination a lamp can produce are expressed as “lumens” and are based on how many lumens a lamp can produce relative the amount of energy consumed. Lumens themselves represent the amount of light that hits an object at a given distance. The typical incandescent bulb is rated at approximately 15 lumens per watt and the higher efficiency halogen bulbs can only achieve at best approximately 25 lumens per watt. LEDs on the other hand even in their lowest quality versions achieve approximately 50 lumens per watt, with some manufacturers now announcing in 2010 that they have produced LEDS which produce 160 lumens per watt. When comparing these numbers it is easy to see why LEDs would be such an attractive choice for improving the energy efficiency of modern lighting.
The high efficiency which LEDs are capable of has led to a great deal of focus on the development of the LED lamp for practical use. Designs like Magnalights 30 Watt LED PAR 38 Spot promise to make the traditional incandescent bulb obsolete as they continue to enter the market and consumers realize the great savings in energy costs these lamps represent. The Par 38 spot is a direct replacement for the incandescent lamps used in many applications such as floodlighting and commercial and industrial specialty roles. At only 30 watts, the lamp produces 1800 lumens of light, comparable to a 150 watt halogen lamp. Further increasing the benefits to be had from LEDs is the vastly improved longevity they have compared to incandescent bulbs. While a typical incandescent is rated at only 1000-3000 hours, LEDs are typically rated at anywhere from 20,000-50,000 hours. This means that an LED lamp can last for several years after installation before requiring replacement. A Magnalight Par 38 spot could be installed in a garden floodlight fixture and literally be there 10 years later while the incandescent floodlights will have been replaced several times over.
It is the final benefit of longevity that has caused many cities in the U.S. to adopt programs dedicated to switching entire sectors over to energy efficient LED lighting. In cities like Cincinnati, Ohio and Raleigh, NC programs are underway to test LED lighting systems and switch out much of those cities energy hungry incandescent public lighting equipment with LED designs. In Los Angeles the city has started replacing 140,000 of its streetlights with energy efficient LEDs which are expected to return up to 60% in savings by reducing energy and maintenance costs. With life expectancies rated at 10 or more years and energy efficiency that far surpasses the lights currently in use, it is only a matter of time before they become the dominant form of illumination used in both public and private applications.