400 Watt Metal Halide Ballast Kit Pulse Start M135 / M155
Circle E Compliant Ballast Kit
Ballast ANSI: M135/M155 (400W pulse start metal halide)
Full ballast replacement kit w/ starter, capacitor, core & mounting hardware
Ballast Type: Pulse Start Metal Halide
Power Factor: 0.92
Weight: 11.1 lbs
JAMES Warranty: 3 Years
Ballast Voltage Dedicated 480V
Amp Draw: 120V=3.81 208V=2.17 240V=1.91 277V=1.65
Circuit Type: PS-CWA
Capacitor Value: 26.0/330
Starter Used: ST1001
400 Watt Metal Halide Ballast Kit 4T
Ballast ANSI: M135 and M155
Operating Voltage: 120V, 208V, 240V or 277V
Included: Starter, Capacitor, Core, Mounting.
A 400 Watt Pulse Start Metal Halide Ballast Kit 480V is an electrical component used to regulate the power supply to a 400W metal halide lamp. It operates on a voltage of 480V and uses pulse-start technology to improve lamp performance and extend its lifespan.
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What is a ballast kit, and why is it necessary for metal halide lamps?
A: A ballast kit is an electrical component that regulates the power supply to a metal halide lamp. It is necessary to prevent lamp failure and ensure optimal performance.
How do I install a 400W MH ballast kit?
A: Installation instructions can vary by manufacturer, but generally involve wiring the ballast to the lamp and power source and mounting it in a suitable location.
What are the benefits of using pulse-start technology in a ballast kit?
A: Pulse-start technology improves lamp performance and extends its lifespan by reducing the time required to ignite the lamp and reducing the likelihood of lamp flickering.
Can a 400W MH ballast kit be used with other types of lamps?
A: No, a 400W MH ballast kit is designed specifically for use with 400W metal halide lamps and should not be used with other lamp types.
Are there any safety precautions I should take when installing a 400W MH ballast kit?
A: Yes, always turn off power before installing the ballast kit and follow manufacturer instructions carefully to avoid injury or damage to the lamp and ballast.
What is the difference between a 480V and 120V ballast kit?
A: The voltage rating of a ballast kit determines the input voltage required to power the lamp. A 480V ballast kit is designed to be used with 480V input voltage, while a 120V ballast kit is designed for 120V input voltage.
Can I use a 400W MH ballast kit in an outdoor setting?
A: Yes, a 400W MH ballast kit can be used in an outdoor setting as long as it is installed in a suitable location and properly protected from the elements.
What is the expected power consumption of a 400W MH ballast kit?
A: The power consumption of a 400W MH ballast kit can vary depending on operating conditions but is typically between 425 and 450 watts.
Can I use a 400W MH ballast kit with a lamp of a different wattage?
A: No, a 400W MH ballast kit is designed specifically for use with 400W metal halide lamps and should not be used with lamps of a different wattage.