GE Debuts 18,000–Watt, Single–Ended CSR Metal Halide Lamp

CLEVELAND, Ohio — (NYSE: GE)  GE's SHOWBIZ® line raises the curtain on its SHOWBIZ CSR18000/SE/HR 18,000–watt, single–ended CSR metal halide lamp, one of the most powerful single–ended metal halide lamps in the industry. The lamp expands options for creating daylight color temperatures in film production settings where maximum light output, reliability and color stability are critically important. 

Designed for use in the ARRIMAX 18/12K fixture, the GE CSR18000/SE/HR hot–restrike lamp delivers a maximum light output of 1,650,000 lumens, while providing a color temperature of 6000 Kelvin, a 90–plus color–rendering index and a rated life of 250 hours.

"We know that customers and end–users continue to want greater and greater versatility in product lines," says Gerry Schuh, GE SHOWBIZ product manager. "This powerful addition to our SHOWBIZ CSR offering is a direct response to customer needs."

Exact chemical dosing in all GE SHOWBIZ CSR lamps produces stable lamp color temperatures over the life of the products, and ensures consistent performance in all types of fixtures.

Developed through the GE Six Sigma process, this new SHOWBIZ CSR lamp fills out GE's full range of high–performance stage and studio lamps. SHOWBIZ CSR lamps incorporate the latest lighting technologies and are produced to world–class standards.