150 Watt High Pressure Sodium Ballast Kit
150W HPS Ballast Kit Details:
Ballast Operating Voltage: Dedicated 120V
Ballast ANSI: S55 (high pressure sodium)
Ballast Type: HID Magnetic High Pressure Sodium
Ballast Power Factor: 0.94
Ballast Shipping Weight: 3.4 lbs
JAMES Warranty: 3 Years
Ballast Starter Included
Ballast Capacitor Included: 55.0/120
Mounting Hardware Included.
A 150 Watt High Pressure Sodium (HPS) ballast kit is an electrical component that includes a ballast, capacitor, and ignitor, used to regulate the starting and operating currents of a 150W HPS lamp.
Additional HPS Ballast Info:
The S55 150W 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: 150W-HPS-02C-111-DK
Cross Reference may not be exact, please check details before ordering.
Ballast ANSI: S55
Voltage Operation: Dedicated 120V
150 Watt High Pressure Sodium Ballast.
|ITEM NO||ANSI NO||Power||Circuit operating current (A)||Capacitor (μF)||PF||N.weight/PC|
|JS-HPF HPS70W.4T.C||S62||70W||0.80/0.48/0.40/0.35A||7μF /300V||0.9||2kg|
|JS-HPF HPS100W.4T.C||S54||100W||1.15/0.65/0.57/0.50A||10μF /300V||0.9||2.85kg|
|JS-HPF HPS150W.4T.C||S55||150W||1.66/0.95/0.83/0.72A||14μF /300V||0.9||3.6kg|
|JS-CWA HPS400W.4T.C||S51||400W||3.80/2.20/1.90/1.70A||55μF /300V||0.9||5.15kg|
|JS-CWA HPS600W.4T.C||S106||600W||6.00/3.25/2.85/2.50A||64μF /300V||0.9||5.15kg|
|JS-CWA HPS1000W.4T.C||S52||1000W||9.50/5.50/4.75/4.15A||26μF /525V||0.9||5.15kg|
What is the typical voltage range for a 150W HPS ballast?
Answer: The typical voltage range for a 150W HPS ballast is around 120-277V.
Can a 150W HPS ballast be used with a 100W HPS lamp?
Answer: No, a 150W HPS ballast is specifically designed for use with 150W HPS lamps only.
What is the difference between a core and coil 150W HPS ballast and an electronic 150W HPS ballast?
Answer: A core and coil 150W HPS ballast uses a magnetic core and coil to regulate current while an electronic 150W HPS ballast uses solid-state components. Electronic ballasts are more energy-efficient and offer better lamp performance.
How do I know if my 150W HPS ballast is malfunctioning?
Answer: Signs of a malfunctioning 150W HPS ballast include flickering or dimming lights, buzzing sounds, and an overheated ballast.
What is the power factor of a 150W HPS ballast?
Answer: The power factor of a 150W HPS ballast can vary, but it is typically around 0.9.
What is the starting method of a 150W HPS ballast?
Answer: Most 150W HPS ballasts use a high-frequency electronic starting method.
What is the maximum distance between a 150W HPS ballast and lamp?
Answer: The maximum distance between a 150W HPS ballast and lamp can vary depending on the specific ballast and lamp, but it is generally around 20-25 feet.
What is the typical lifespan of a 150W HPS ballast?
Answer: The lifespan of a 150W HPS ballast can vary, but it is generally around 5-8 years.
Is a 150W HPS ballast suitable for outdoor use?
Answer: Yes, a 150W HPS ballast is suitable for outdoor use as long as it is installed in a weatherproof enclosure.