88 BEKA SCHRÉDER Product Catalogue
HIGH-PERFORMANCE RESIDENTIAL AND URBAN STREET LIGHT RANGE
BEKALUX / BEKASUN
Lamp compartment - IP 65
Easy access to control gear compartment
Removable control gear
Three stainless steel clips prevent accidental
opening of the diffuser bowl
APPLICATIONS Group A and B streetlighting | Area lighting | Security
lighting | Perimeter lighting | Conveyor belt lighting
CONSTRUCTION DETAILS The luminaire consists of a lamp compartment separated
for thermal reasons from the control gear compartment
and is designed to operate up to 100W high-pressure
sodium (BEKALUX), or up to 400W high-pressure sodium
SABS MARKS The luminaire bears the SANS 475 performance mark and
the SANS 60598-2-3 safety mark. Luminaire spigot entries
comply with SANS 1088 - Table 1.
Side entry - ø42mm x 125mm long
INGRESS PROTECTION The luminaire has a degree of protection that complies
with SANS 60598-2-3:
Lamp compartment: IP 65
Control gear compartment:
IP 43 (BEKALUX)
IP 23 (BEKASUN)
LAMP COMPARTMENT The housing is robustly constructed, weatherproof,
hailproof, corrosion proof and vandal resistant.
It is manufactured from filled ultra-violet stabilised
engineering polymer and is grey in colour.
The high-impact, non-discolouring acrylic diffuser bowl
has no external prisms and is held to the housing by
three stainless steel clips. It remains attached to the
housing when hinged open.
The gasket sealing the lamp compartment is made of
silicon sponge rubber and is fitted into a tongue-and-
Reflectors are manufactured from 99,98% super pure
deep anodised aluminium and are not subject to
The lampholder complies with VC 8011, is rated to
withstand 240˚C/5kV and prevents possible loosening
of the lamp caused by vibrations.
CONTROL GEAR COMPARTMENT It is covered by a hinged, non-corrosive lid which
allows access to the control gear and spigot mounting.
Access to the gear compartment is gained from
underneath by loosening one captive stainless steel
The gear compartment is manufactured from high-
pressure die-cast aluminium to ensure excellent heat
dissipation and optimum strength (BEKASUN only).
The control gear is mounted on a removable gear tray
and is suitable for operation with the specified rating
of the lamp on a 230V +3%/-10% 50Hz single phase
All control gear components are removable and bear
the relevant SABS mark.
All internal wiring is Teflon® coated with protective
sleeving to prevent damage by possible abrasion.