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PLB-AC Series

Solar Powered LED Bollards

Why Choose the PLB-AC

Description

The stylish, contemporary design of the PLB-AC series makes it a perfect fit for any new construction, renovation or retro-fit project that requires exceptional, full cut-off lighting performance with maximum energy savings.

Part of the PLB series bollard family, it is a compliment to the solar powered version and is a great solution for areas where access to wired power already exists or site conditions don’t allow for a solar powered bollard like under dense tree cover of beside a building.

Applications

  • Pedestrian pathways
  • Multi-use trials
  • Bikeways
  • Plazas
  • Sidewalks
  • Municipal Parks
  • Space delineation
  • Campuses
  • Stairways

 

Benefits

  • Ultra-low energy consumption
  • Full cut-off lighting performance
  • Maintenance free with no bulbs or ballasts to change
  • Robust, vandal resistant design

Design Specifications

Style

Contemporary

Fixture Dimensions

10 inch top diameter

Fixture Height

  • PLB 101: 14 inches (36.7 cm)
  • PLB 102: 36 inches (88.1 cm)

Construction

Marine-grade, low copper cast aluminium

Finish

Super-durable TGIC powder coat

Powder Coat Color

Mounting Specifications

Mounting Options

Aluminium mounting plate on concrete footer or ground screw.

Light Performance

Light Type

100,000 hour L70 lifetime LED

LED Color

LED Lighting Temperature Chart

Lumen Output

950

Power

Driver

  • 10W power consumption
  • >0.98 power factor at full load
  • 110 ~ 277 VAC, 47 ~ 63Hz input range
  • OCP, SCP, OVP protection, auto recovery
  • AC Phase – trailing-edge dimming compatible
  • >100,000 hour MTBF

Accreditations

Warranty & Certification

  • 5 year limited warranty
  • CSA C22.2 No. 250.0-08 – ANSI/ UL Standard 1598
  • ANSI/ UL Standard 8750
  • CSA C22.2 No. 250.13-14
  • LED Lighting Facts Verification Tested
  • DLC listed

Photometrics Diagrams

Overview

The optical system efficiently focuses the light where it is needed. For the PLB-AC, we offer two standard lighting distributions to optimize performance for applications from multi-use trails to docks.

All of our lighting distributions are full cutoff, meaning that they are complaint with dark sky requirements. Measurements are in footcandles.

Type 3

Type 4

Lighting Profiles

Overview

The profile that you choose will control the timing and performance of your light through the night. The default for the PLB-AC is profile 04.

00

On at dusk > Off at dawn

01

On at dusk > Off after 6 hours

02

On at dusk > dim to 30% after 6 hours > Off at dawn

03

On at dusk > Off after 5 hours > On 1 hour before dawn> Off at dawn

04 (default)

On at dusk > Dim to 30% after 5 hours > Brighten to 100% 1 hour before dawn > Off at dawn

PLB-AC In Action

News, information, and installation announcements about the PLB-AC!

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Compare Bollards

Find the one that’s right for you

PLB Series

WLB Series

PLB-AC Series

PLB

The PLB solar powered bollard provides effective ground level illumination for pathways and other outdoor pedestrian spaces. Downward light with cut off minimizes light trespass and adaptable technology ensures reliable performance regardless of variability in local conditions.

The robust, self-contained design combined with lithium batteries that have an 8 – 10 year life expectancy minimizes maintenance needs.

  • 200 – 300 lumen output
  • self-contained contemporary style
  • low install cost

WLB

The WLB architectural solar illuminated bollard is ideal for way-finding and public space delineation applications. It features a familiar louvred design and is made of cast, low copper aluminum making it extremely durable and vandal resistant.

To ensure performance regardless of local conditions, the WLB incorporates First Light’s adaptable technology.

  • 107 lumen output
  • self-contained louvred style
  • low install cost

PLB-AC

The PLB-AC high-efficiency LED bollard is the wired version of our best selling PLB solar bollard. Ideal where wired power is already available or where site conditions don’t allow for a solar powered bollard, the PLB-AC is the most energy efficient bollard available on the market.

The PLB-AC incorporates the design, low copper aluminium housing and TGIC powder coat that makes it robust and vandal resistant.

  • 950 lumen output
  • contemporary style
  • ultra low power consumption

Solar Lighting

Evolved

More Information

Some quick reference guides to help you choose the correct PLB-AC for your particular needs, or to help you install one that you’ve ordered.

Have questions?

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