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
Full Factory Warranty: 3 Years
Ballast Starter Included
Ballast Capacitor Included: 26.0/540
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 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 and how does it work?
A 1000W HPS ballast is a device used to regulate the electrical current to a high-pressure sodium lamp. It works by controlling the voltage and current to the lamp, providing the correct starting and operating conditions.
What are the different types of 1000W HPS ballasts available?
There are several types of 1000W HPS ballasts available, including magnetic core and coil, electronic, and digital ballasts. Each has its own advantages and disadvantages, depending on the application.
What is the lifespan of a 1000W HPS ballast?
The lifespan of a 1000W HPS ballast can vary depending on the type and quality of the ballast, as well as the operating conditions. However, a well-maintained ballast can typically last 5-8 years.
Can a 1000W HPS ballast be used with other types of lamps?
No, a 1000W HPS ballast is designed specifically for use with high pressure sodium lamps and should not be used with other types of lamps.
How do I select the right 1000W HPS ballast for my application?
When selecting a 1000W HPS ballast, factors to consider include the lamp type, the operating conditions, and the desired performance characteristics.
What is the difference between a 1000W HPS magnetic and electronic ballast?
A magnetic ballast uses an electromagnetic coil to regulate the current to the lamp, while an electronic ballast uses solid-state components to regulate the current. Electronic ballasts are generally more efficient and produce less heat than magnetic ballasts.
Can a 1000W HPS ballast be used with a remote ballast enclosure?
Yes, a 1000W HPS ballast can be used with a remote ballast enclosure, which allows for the ballast to be located further away from the lamp.
What is the difference between a 1000W HPS ballast and a 1000W metal halide ballast?
A 1000W HPS ballast is designed specifically for use with high pressure sodium lamps, while a 1000W metal halide ballast is designed for use with metal halide lamps. These lamps have different operating characteristics and require different ballast designs.
What is the energy efficiency of a 1000W HPS ballast?
The energy efficiency of a 1000W HPS ballast can vary depending on the type and quality of the ballast. However, electronic and digital ballasts are generally more energy efficient than magnetic ballasts.