PAR64 SPOTLIGHT (Parabolic Aluminized
Reflector) fixtures, consist of a sealed
beam, in a metal housing. PAR fixtures
are highly efficient as the; reflector,
filament and lens are all optically aligned
and sealed into the lamp at the factory.
The beam spread of PAR fixtures is determined
by the design of the lamp, not by the
design of the fixture.
The fixtures are particularly useful for
ACTING AREA and WASH LIGHTING. They are
also usually the fixture of choice for
COLOR WASH and BACK LIGHTING for entertainment
productions, again, where flare and spill
are not a problem.
This fixture uses the PAR64 lamp. This
lamp has an 8" diameter lens and
comes in four different standard beam
spreads, and several different voltages.
The 1000 watt PAR64 lamp is extremely
efficient at producing light - more so
than an equivalent 1000 watt ellipsoidal
or fresnal fixture. The PAR64 is the only
spotlight that has an oval (not round)