Optic LED has now seamlessly integrated eight of CREE's largest most efficient COBs (XLAMP CXB-3590) with industry-leading glass optical projection lenses to give you unprecedented light penetration with the highest PPFD of any 500-watt lighting system.
The combination of these two technologies combined with a proprietary blend of 3-watt Osram LEDs will give you significantly improved grams per watt yield and significant increases in trichome density and quality.
Growing with the Optic 8+ you can expect to yield up to 2.5 pounds which is an incredible 2.4 grams per watt.
This fixture is ideal for vegging a 6' x 6' area or flowering a 4' x 4' to 5' x 5' area.
The Optic 8+ spectrum ranges from 380nm to 780nm, covering the entire PAR spectrum + UV-A and near-infrared (far red). The additional green light helps increase photosynthesis deep in the leaves and inside the canopy. Far-red light, when combined with red light, has been proven to increase the rate of photosynthesis.
Spectrum on OPTIC 8+ @ Full Power - All 3 Dimmers @100%
Spectrum for VEG - VEG Dimmer @100% & Bloom Dimmer @10% - only the COBS on. VEG Dimmer controls the two 5000k COBs which gives you more blue light and two 3500k COBs.
Spectrum of COBS only @ Full Power - Veg Dimmer @100%, Bloom Dimmer @100% & Bloom Enhancers Off. (Used in VEG & Flower)
Spectrum of Far Red Bloom Enhancers that include Ultra Violet & Infrared
PAR (PPFD reading in umol/m2/s at 24")
PAR (PPFD reading in umol/m2/s at 18")
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Model/SKU: Optic 8+/op8+
Power output: 500 watts
HID equivalent: 1000 watt DE HPS
LEDs: CREE COBs & OSRAM secondary arrays
- 8 x CREE CXB3590 COB LEDs (132W max & driven 50W continuous)
- 6 x 3500k Daylight White COBs
- 2 x 5000k Cool White COBs
- 32 x 3-watt OSRAM ultra-efficient LEDss with glass projection lenses
Optics: 90-degree or 120-degree optical projection lens directs light downwards, magnifies PAR and increases canopy penetration by up to 200%.
Drivers: Meanwell (Industry Best)
Spectrum: Full-spectrum + IR + UV
PPF/Watt: : 2.4 umol/J
PAR Output: 1285 u/mols at center of footprint
- PPFD for 4x4 area @24" (90 degree Lens) : 678.46 umol/m2/s
(Apogee MQ-500 Used for PAR Meter Testing in 4x4 Grow Tent)
PAR Output: 1973 u/mols at center of footprint (120 degree Lens)
- PPFD for 4x4 area @ 18" (120 degree Lens):
- 678.46 umol/m2/s
(Apogee MQ-500 Used for PAR Meter Testing in 4x4 Grow Tent)
Average PPFD: 619.87 umol/m2/s
Recommended coverage area:
- Veg: 6' x 6' @ 30"
- Flower: 4' x 4' @18"- 24" (1.2m x 1.2m)
- or 5' x 5' (120 degree Lens) (1.5m x 1.5m)
Recommended hanging height:
- Veg: 24"-30"
- Flower: 24"
Dimmability: 3 Independent Dimmers
- VEG: 4 COBS only, Controls two 5000K COBS & two 3500K COBs.
- BLOOM: 4 COBs only, Controls four 3500K COBs.
- BLOOM ENHANCER: 32 pcs 3W diodes, Controls UV & Osram secondary led array.
- Switch #1: ON/OFF
- Switch #2: Bloom Enhancer
Proven Yield: Up to 2.67lbs / 42.72 ounces / 1,196 grams
Total yield: Up to 2.67
Thermal management: 9 x cooling fans, Aluminum heat-sinks
Dimensions: 27" x 27" x 4"
Weight: 36 lbs
Operating/Input Voltage: 100-265VAC
Amperage: 5-1.9 Amps
- Optic 8+ Grow Light
- Ratchet straps
- 120V power cord (240v power cords available; we automatically ship the correct power cord for your country)
- Grow tents (4x4) (5x5) (8x8) (10x10)
- Grow rooms (all sizes)
- Full-cycle growing from seedling to flower
- Soil, hydroponic, aeroponic, or aquaponic systems
Manufacturer's Warranty: 10 year lifetime warranty
Life Expectancy: 10-13 Years
Packaging: Plain brown discrete packaging with no labels.
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