Metal-halide lamp should not be confused with Halogen lamp. A metal-halide
lamp is an .... Like self-ballasted mercury-vapor lamps, self-ballasted metal-
halide lamps are connected directly to mains ...
MH lamps start when their ballast supplies a high starting voltage higher than
those normally supplied to the lamp electrodes through a gas mixture in the arc ...
Pulse-start MH lamps do not have a starting probe electrode. ... so the aquarium
industry has tried to find ballasts that work with those lamps, and have labeled ...
www.ask.com/youtube?q=How Do Metal Halide Bulbs Work&v=EzRElVLFQWQ
Aug 7, 2012 ... How it works, Inventors, all about the lamp. Has the best bright white light for
sporting events and big arenas, areas, etc. Invented by Charles P.
Mercury Vapor and Metal Halide Lamp Starting ….. Ballasts . .... HID lamp
servicing requires close attention to safety. Work- ing with electrical equipment at
significant heights can be ... Putting the safety belt on should be the first thing you
Oct 25, 2012 ... But the one working light does ignite and sustain. ... a capacitor for High Pressure
Sodium bulbs but not for Metal Halide (Mercury) bulbs!
How does a Metal Halide Lamp Work? When full voltage is applied across the
main electrodes, no arc is produced at the time of switching. The auxiliary ...
Metal halide systems are system-specific and the "wrong" bulb will not work with
... How do I select the proper wattage metal halide bulb in relation to aquarium ...
Nov 4, 2011 ... Of course you would...and in reality the metal halide bulbs above your head IS
ripping you off...it's doing the same thing! It is only working at ...
www.thelightedge.com/system/files/technology/tech_t5/LRv4i19 HID CURRENT DRAW REV1 021610.pdf
Metal halide (MH) lamps consist of an arc tube (also called a discharge tube or ...
are the different types of Capacitors within HID ballasts and how do they work?