By: Osram  05-Apr-2012

The old style light globe is disappearing but not its light…

Introducing the new DULUX SUPERSTAR MICRO TWIST Energy Saver

The very compact Dulux Superstar Micro Twist energy saving lamp from OSRAM offers outstanding performance benefits including an extended life of 10,000 hours, a smaller and more compact design which will fit into more light fittings.

The Micro Twist lamps have a 6 year life (average life of 10,000 hours when based on 5 hours operation per day) and are available in Edison Screw and Bayonet Cap. They come in 7W, 11W, 14W, 18W & 23W in colour 827 (Warm white) and 865 (Daylight). With a new quick starting feature the lamp provides rapid ignition with instant light output.The innovative blister pack allows either hang sell or shelf storage and is made from 100% environmentally friendly cardboard packaging.

  • Product characteristics
  • Compact dimensions
  • Wattages: 7,11,14,18, 23W
  • 10,000 ours average lifetime.
  • Available in Warm White and Daylight
  • Base: B22d, E27

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