Thursday, 24 November 2022
Enabling compact designs, remarkable energy efficiency and a long service life, LED luminaires are also very robust. Based on this combination of features, they are almost universally suitable for use in industrial environments around the world. However, extreme temperature conditions require special design considerations, lest excessive heat or very cold sub-zero environments have a severely negative impact on the lifespan of LEDs. Rico Schulz, Product Manager Lighting Technology at explosion protection expert R. STAHL, discusses the issue of temperature resistance.