Cree received four consumer reports citing incidents of overheating and melting involving their T8 LED lamps. Further research and testing showed problems stemming from electrical resistance between the spring contact and the printed circuit board causing electrical arching which can lead to overheating.
Why do I need a LED T8 bulb? T8 fluorescent bulbs last approximately 6,000 hours and uses around 32W of power. Our T8 LED bulb lasts 50,000 hours and use around of power depending on the ballast. For an average brick and mortar store that means 15 years of service! Do the math 12 hours/day […]
We have the world’s first T8 retrofit LED bulb that is fully compatible with all T8 light fixtures and ballasts – guaranteed!