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OSRAM SYLVANIA Wins Best Lamp Award at NAILD Annual Conference
SYLVANIA ULTRA RT6 HO and ULTRA RT8 LED Recessed Downlight Kits Recognized.
June 8, 2015
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Danvers, Mass. (June 8, 2015) – OSRAM SYLVANIA announced that the SYLVANIA ULTRA RT6 HO and ULTRA RT8 LED Recessed Downlight Kits won the “Best Lamp” Product Sprint Award at the 2015 NAILD Annual Conference. Voted on by industry peers, the Product Sprint award recognizes excellence in new lighting manufacturing products. The NAILD Annual Conference provides a space for top lighting distributors and vendor manufacturers from across the nation to experience top notch professional development and industry networking. The Annual Conference is the meeting place for industry professionals to discuss changing technologies, developments, products and more. Lighting distributors and vendor manufacturers go to the NAILD Conference year after year to continue their professional development, grow their networks, and strategize with colleagues on emerging business topics.

“To be recognized by lighting distributors as having the best lamp at the NAILD Annual Conference is quite an honor,” said Anu Mathew, product marketing manager, OSRAM SYLVANIA. “Commercial building owners are becoming more and more aware of the benefits of energy-saving and long-life LEDs, while lighting designers continue to stress the importance of the quality of light.  Our universal input voltage ULTRA LED Downlight Kits deliver on all fronts, and are UL1598 listed, classified for stand-alone and retrofit applications, and ENERGY STAR qualified, making them a great tool for lighting distributors to grow their business.”

The SYLVANIA ULTRA RT6 HO LED Downlight Kit is a 120-277V input voltage five and six-inch compatible solution that creates high performing white light, and is optimized for new construction and retrofit applications utilizing pin-based compact fluorescent lamps. Designed to deliver light output comparable to traditional 1x18W, 1x26W and 2x26W pin based compact fluorescent luminaires, the ULTRA RT6 HO downlight is also offered in a 0-10V dimmable 900 lumen version that utilizes 13W and 1500 lumen option which achieves up to 71 lumens per watt (LPW). The ULTRA RT6 HO is available in 2700K, 3000K, 3500K and 4000K color temperatures.  

The SYLVANIA ULTRA RT8 LED Downlight Kit is a high lumen, universal input voltage (120-277V) retrofit for eight-inch downlights with compact fluorescent 2x32W double tube or 1x32/1x42W triple tube pin-based lamps, creating high performing white light which is optimized for new construction and retrofit applications. Ideal for higher ceiling ambient downlighting, it delivers 2000 lumens using 27W (74 LPW), while providing energy savings up to 50%. The optical design efficiently directs light output in an 80° beam angle with low glare, and the LED downlight kit is available in 3000K, 3500K and 4000K color temperatures.

Recognized in the 2014 IESNA Progress Report, SYLVANIA ULTRA RT6 HO and ULTRA RT8 LED Downlight Kits offer instant on, full brightness, have a long 50,000 hours rated life (L70), which is up to 4 times the average life of compact fluorescent, and provide excellent color rendering (82 CRI). The LED downlight kits are suitable for operation in dry, damp and wet locations. Click here to see a video about how installation is done quickly and easily in most standard six and eight-inch frames.  

OSRAM SYLVANIA is part of OSRAM Americas, a group of OSRAM companies located in North and South America.  As a leader in lighting solutions and services, specializing in innovative design and energy saving technology, the company sells products for homes, businesses and vehicles under the brand names OSRAM, Traxon, ENCELIUM and SYLVANIA.  The company's portfolio covers the entire value chain of components, ranging from lamps, control units and optical semiconductors such as light-emitting diodes (LED) to luminaires, light management systems and lighting solutions.  The OSRAM SYLVANIA and OSRAM Americas regional headquarters is located in Danvers, Massachusetts.  For more information, visit or follow us on Facebook and Twitter


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