FAQ

What are LED's?

L-E-D stands for Light Emitting Diode.Get the full explanation courtesy of Wikipedia here

Why are LED's so much more expensive than regular lights?

Without getting too complicated there are a few things to keep in mind. 1st and foremost is that fact that LED is still a relatively new technology. You can expect pricing to come down over time like anything else.

We are also not talking apples to apples here. LEDs and light bulbs are not the same thing although they both produce light. Contrary to an ordinary light bulb, LEDs require a sophisticated heat management system to dissipate the heat as well as lenses. If you were to use a normal light bulb it wouldn't have any of these feature but they would be built into the fixture you were using depending on the application.

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We are also not talking apples to apples here. LEDs and light bulbs are not the same thing although they both produce light. Contrary to an ordinary light bulb, LEDs require a sophisticated heat management system to dissipate the heat as well as lenses. If you were to use a normal light bulb it wouldn't have any of these feature but they would be built into the fixture you were using depending on the application.