Task lighting


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Task lighting

Lighting directed to a particular spot or work space, as opposed to general lighting for the area.

task lighting

Lighting that is directed to a specific area to provide illumination for the performance of a visual task.
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Integrated LED task lighting matches the color of A-dec LED dental lights, while USB ports and power panels keep everything neat and tidy.
When overhead lighting is dimmed, employees can adjust the task lighting at their individual desks to create their ideal workspace.
However, incorporating task lighting may offer a no-retrofits-required solution.
The DLX is delivered with a hard-wired arm for explosion-proof task lighting.
The company says, “A well designed kitchen lighting should include general lighting; task lighting at the sink and range area; general and task lighting in the eat-in area as a minimum but consider adding under cabinet lighting, concealed lighting above the cabinets, inside the cabinet lighting.
Lights and Equipment: All the necessary data used for the design of general lighting and task lighting is collected and provided in Table 1.
One of the problems of having workstation-specific lighting is that you wind up with a significantly higher lighting power density (LPD) level than if you use a low level of ambient lighting supplemented by task lighting, or a high level of task lighting from the desk, with a much lower level of ambient lighting.
You need good shadow-free task lighting for cooking areas and ambient lighting for dining areas.
It can be used for task lighting for industrial applications, including production areas, warehouses, loading docks and building exteriors.
There are three categories of lighting needed in a kitchen - general illumination, task lighting and mood lighting.
Air circulation and task lighting are integrated into the work surface; the flexible LED task light can be positioned and manually dimmed for appropriate lighting.