Constant current regulators and robust above-ground and below-ground light units form the basis for fault-free operation.
Examples of these are the monitoring of the individual light units with an analysis of the neighbouring lamp faults qualified by the specifications, and the comprehensive self-diagnosis of components.
Although low-intensity light units for taxiways and runways have been quickly adopted by the industry following a short trial at London Heathrow, high-intensity LEDs were not available at the time.
It yielded valuable information that pointed towards compliance being attainable with the next iteration of the light units.
The UK300, styled by McLaren F1 designer Peter Stevens, boasts new headlamps featuring black gloss shells with twin high-intensity Hella light units
, identical to the Impreza rally car.
In addition to launching CABKIT, a cable driven lighting system based around dual functionality light units, Metalite is introducing a new feature-packed, battery powered lamp plus a new smart range of battery chargers, all designed to offer unrivalled performance and reliability.
It allows users to connect light units to a generator or fixed power source enabling the system to be left indefinitely without the need to remove lights for recharging.