Bright Light, Big Difference: Film Productions Can See the Daylight with SHOWBIZ® 18,000-Watt, Single-Ended CSR Metal Halide Lamp

CLEVELAND, Ohio — (NYSE: GE)  One of the most powerful single-ended metal halide lamps in the event lighting industry is currently available as part of GE’s SHOWBIZ® line. The SHOWBIZ CSR18000/SE/HR 18,000-watt, single-ended CSR metal halide 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.

“The 18,000-watt CSR is the perfect fusion of power and flexibility,” says Gerry Schuh, GE SHOWBIZ product manager. “This combination is the perfect product to meet and exceed our customers’ demands.”

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.

SHOWBIZ® is a registered trademark of General Electric Company.