Electronic AC Ballasts

The Amtek Advantage with Electronic AC Ballasts

Experience: Amtek has extensive experience in the design, development and manufacture of high performance high reliability AC ballasts for a wide range of demanding applications including Transportation Lighting, UV curing, and UV disinfection.

Amtek currently manufactures electronic AC ballasts for operation on supply voltages ranging from 12Vac up to 347Vac as well as universal input models.

All of Amtek’s AC ballasts can be operated from either 50Hz or 60Hz AC mains.

Reliability: Amtek electronic ballasts are exceptionally reliable. Amtek’s patented technologies have demonstrated reliability in excess of 3 million hours MTBF.

 Performance And Value: Amtek lighting ballasts deliver optimum system efficacy providing maximum output with minimum power consumption, maximizing lamp life over a wide range of operating temperatures and environments. This results in monetary savings with regard to lamp replacement as well as energy consumption.

Amtek does not use potting compound therefore all lighting ballasts can be repaired or remanufactured.

Features: Amtek offers a wide range of lighting ballast features to meet the requirements of your application including Active Power Factor Correction.

Experience has shown that a lighting ballast equipped with the appropriate features to manage critical lamp and operating environment issues will demonstrate superior performance and reliability. In many instances an optimally configured lighting ballast will also reduce the overall cost of the system.

Support: Amtek is dedicated to providing superior customer service. Flexibility with regard to production and customer service requirements allows Amtek to meet the diverse needs of individual customers for specific system requirements.

Amtek’s knowledgeable engineering staff is available to review specifications, discuss application details and requirements and perform on-site field visits as needed to insure that the correct Amtek lighting ballast is chosen for each application. Amtek also provides the same level of technical support after the sale to provide information, documentation, and testing to address any issues that may arise.

Safety: Amtek’s lighting ballast safety features are designed to protect maintenance personnel from exposure to dangerously high or lethal voltages. Key safety features include electrical isolation from the AC line, open-lamp shutdown, poor electrical connection shutdown, anti-arcing shutdown, and over-temperature shutdown.