1000 Watt High Pressure Sodium Ballast Kit
1000W HPS Ballast Kit Details:
Ballast Operating Voltage: 120V/208V/240V/277V 60Hz (4-Tap)
Ballast ANSI: S52 (high pressure sodium)
Ballast Type: HID Magnetic High Pressure Sodium
Ballast Power Factor: 0.94
Ballast Shipping Weight: 25.5 lbs
JAMES Warranty: 3 Years
Ballast Starter Included
Ballast Capacitor Included: 26.0/525
Mounting Hardware Included.
Additional HPS Ballast Info:
The S52 1000W HPS ballast kit requires a capacitor and ballast starter to operate. We recommend all ballast servicing to be done by a certified electrician. Improper wiring is unsafe and can certainly damage the lamp and/or ballast kit.
HPS Ballast Cross Reference*
JAMES Ballast: 1000W-HPS-71C-212-K
Cross Reference may not be exact, please check details before ordering.
Ballast ANSI: S52
Voltage Operation: 120V, 208V, 240V, 277V.
What is a 1000W HPS ballast kit?
A 1000W HPS ballast kit is a device that is used to regulate the voltage and current of a high-pressure sodium lamp rated at 1000W, ensuring the proper operation and longevity of the lamp.
What are the benefits of using a 1000W HPS ballast kit?
A 1000W HPS ballast kit provides consistent, stable power to the HPS lamp, resulting in increased efficiency, higher lumen output, and longer lamp life.
What are the types of 1000W HPS ballast kits?
There are two main types of 1000W HPS ballast kits: magnetic and digital. Magnetic ballasts are older technology and are generally less efficient than digital ballasts.
What is the difference between a magnetic and a digital 1000W HPS ballast kit?
Magnetic ballasts are less efficient and heavier than digital ballasts. Digital ballasts are lighter, more efficient, and often come with additional features like dimming capabilities.
What is the lifespan of a 1000W HPS ballast kit?
The lifespan of a 1000W HPS ballast kit can vary, but with proper maintenance and use, it can last up to 10 years or more.
Can a 1000W HPS ballast kit be used with other types of lamps?
No, a 1000W HPS ballast kit is specifically designed to be used with high-pressure sodium lamps rated at 1000W.
What are the safety precautions to take when using a 1000W HPS ballast kit?
Safety precautions include wearing proper protective gear and ensuring the proper installation and grounding of the ballast kit.
What are the common issues with 1000W HPS ballast kits?
Common issues include ballast failure, overheating, and incorrect wiring.