Don's bulbs
rare light bulbs and lamps
glossary of termsinformation
definition of: FLOODLIGHT


A lamp designed to provide common broad lighting over a wide area.

Usually a reflector bulb type with beam angle factory preset between 30 and 60 degrees.

May also be a non-reflector lamp which has a large area filament and lamp's main purpose is designed for general space lighting, not designed specifically task lighting. Non-reflector floodlights tend to be less intense and have longer life design than non-reflector spotlights.

references for this page: FLOODLIGHT, FLOODLIGHTS

reference to this page: SPOTLIGHT