Lights

May 10, 2016

All the fixed lights in the living accommodations are 12 VDC.  The main light is supplied by spot lights in the ceiling.  Each room also has emergency lights provided by one or more red spot lights.  All the white spot lights are so wired that they can take a halogen lamp or LED lights. The emergency spot lights can only take LED lights.  

The bridge has 9 white spot lights and 2 red emergency lights.

The main cabin has 3 white spot lights and 2 red emergency lights.
Each bathroom has 1 white spot lights and 1 red emergency lights.
Hallway to the cabins has 2 white spot lights and 1 red emergency lights.

The kitchen has 4 white spot lights and 1 red emergency lights.
The dining room has 4 white spot lights and 1 red emergency lights.
The passage from the kitchen to the bridge has 2 white spot lights and 2 red emergency lights.

The aft deck has 8 white LED spot lights.

The passageways outside the bridge have 6 white LED spot lights, three on each side. 


Log

2016

May

Substituted the starboard engine room 220 V fluorescent light with a Warm, 873 mm long warm Britelite Lyvialed lamp.

 

Equipment

Navigation Lights

The four navigation lights are powered by 12 V.

Purchased Spring 2006.

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Hella Marine Masthead Lamp 2LT 002 984-301

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Port and Starboard Lamps 2LT 002 984-331
2LT 002 984-341

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Stern Lamp  2LT 002 984-321

 

Anchor Light

Orionis LED anchor light. 

For pleasure boats with length L<= 20m.
Visibility arch 360 deg.
Input voltage 9-30 V cc
Luminous source: power white LED 2.5W

Purchased February 2011 from Osculati.

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LED anchor light Orionis 11.131.22

The following data sheet provided by the manufacturer is also part of this section:

Orionis LED anchor light manual

 

Hull Lights

There are three ways to light the hulls. 

220 V AC

Fluorescent lights Disano 950 Hydro, IP 65 standard, with a 580 mm fluorescent or LED tube

The fluorescent tubes can be substituted with LED tubes of the same size.

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Disano 950 fluorescent lights Disano
  Fluorescent tubes, 580 mm L18W/20  
  Philips master LED tubes, 580 mm GA110 10W, 4000K 100-240 V 50-60Hz
40 - 110 mA

After a few years the Disano fluorescent light holders become brittle and all will have to be substituted .

The LyviaLED Britelite amps come in various length and can be joined together to make a long strip of lights.
Three different whites are available:

White light, warm 3000K
White light, intermediate 4000K
White light, cool 6000K

The lamp body is aluminum
The screen is polycarbonate
220 V 50 Hz
10W - 700 lm
On off switch on the lamp's body
Power factor = 0.9
Ra>80
Endurance 25,000 hrs
Working temperature -2- +50 deg. Centigrade
Maximum lengthable up to 120W

Do not use detergents or solvents to clean the lamp.  Use only a damp cloth.

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Britelite Lyvialed Warm, 873 mm

 

12 V DC

All  the main hull lights are plastic.

Near each dome light in the hulls there is an emergency, white LED light.  Since each LED draws only 0.058 A, all the emergency lights on one side are turned on at the same time.  

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Dome lights

 

12 V DC Emergency Lights

White LED lamps.

Hella courtesy lamps

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LED lamps 12V, 0.7 W, white Hella marine

The following data sheet provided by the manufacturer is also part of this section:

Hella LED lamps data sheet

Spot Lights

The inside spot lights can either take 12 V halogen bulbs with a GU5.3 lampholder or 12 V LED's.

The halogen bulbs must not exceed 50w.

The spot lights necessitate a round hole with a 65 mm diameter and have zinc coated spring clips.

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Reggiani Bijou 3711, chrome (01) Reggiani


The following data sheet provided by the manufacturer is also part of this section:

Reggiani data sheet

 

LED Spot Lamps

The 12V  spot lights have or will substitute all the power hungry halogen bulbs enabling a substantial energy saving.  For the inside lamps with a warm white light are chosen, for the outside cool white light.

For the inside, Osram LED lamps. Each draws 6.5 W and delivers a warm white light (3000K) and should last 25,000 hrs.

 
For the outside, Beghelli MR16 ECO LED energy saving lamps (A+). Each draws 4 W and delivers a cool white light (4000K), 300 lm, 95 degrees and should last 35,000 hrs.

 

 

Osram LED lamps

Started to purchase them in the spring of 2014.

 

Osram Parathom 12V LED lights Osram MR16 35 36deg. 3000 K warm white
  Beghelli 12V LED lights Beghelli MR16 300 lm 4000 K cool white

 

Cabin Emergency Lights

Red LED lamps.

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LED lamps 12V, 0.7 W, red Hella marine

 

The following data sheet provided by the manufacturer is also part of this section:

Hella LED lamps data sheet

Stern Lights

There are two lights in the back to light up the aft part of the catamaran.

The original lights, purchased in January 2007, fell apart with rust.

The new lights have powerful LED's in an aluminum body.  The brackets to attach the lights to the cat had to be constructed of aluminum.
Purchased January 2014

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Stern lights

 

 

Search Light

The Golight search light has a 370 deg. horizontal rotation and 120 deg. vertical rotation that can be controlled by the dash mount remote or the wireless remote with a 45 meter range.  It is constructed of UV material and withstands extensive exposure to nearly anything nature can throw at it.  400,000 candlepower light source.

The wireless remote control uses 2 Duracell MN21 batteries.

Purchased March 2007.

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Golight search light Model 2067

The search light bulb is accessed from the back of the mirror.  To change the bulb extract first the complete unit by releasing three clamps.  Do not touch the bulb with bare fingers.

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Bulb Philips H9, 12V 65W 12361 #49000 H-9

Golight Inc.
Rt. 3 Box 37B
Culbertson, NE 69024

 

Aft Step Lights

Round courtesy LED lights, rugged and waterproof, 3 LED cluster, drawing 30 mA, mounts in a 1" cutout.

 

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Aft steps LED lights    

 

The following data sheet provided by the manufacturer is also part of this section:

Bulkhead lights data sheet

 

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