Materials Testing

Fade Testing

Degredation studies on plastics, paints and coatings


Reproduce UV and other spectra using Xenon, Xenon-Mercury, or Mercury short arc lamps
Beam uniformity across illuminated area better than +/- 5%
Ellipsoidal mirror captures up to 85% of lamp output

Optional filters allow for user changeable spectra
High efficiency, 1000 watt regulated switching power supply with adjustable current for variable intensity
Forced air cooling system

UV and Air Mass 0 and 1.5 spectra available
Internal electric shutter
Available with precision dose control system


Optional Spectra outputs:

spectra of UV and Air Mass 0, 1, 1.5, and available

Illuminated Area:

vertical or horizontal beam, round diameters from 2 to 10 inches and square from 4 to 8 inches.


35 - 45lbs (depending on model)

Light Source:

1000 Watt xenon, Xenon short arc or mercury xenon short arc lamps (optional 1600 watt lamps)


±1.5 - 3° half angle.


23.75x10.5x20.25" ((60.3x26.7x51.5cm)[2R, 2S, 4R, 4S and 6R models]


28.0 x10.5x20.25" (71.1x26.7x51.5cm) [6S and 8R models]

Line Voltage:

220VAC, 1Ph

LS1000-6R-003 Solar Simulator for UV, AirMass and Visible Output Options

includes: LS1000-6R UV Solar Simulator with 6" round vertical downward output
XPS1000 Power Supply
PMA2100 Data Logging Radiometer
PMA2107 UVA & UVB Sensor
Alignment Screens, box of 10

• MATERIALS TESTING SOLAR SIMULATOR • LS1000-003 Simulators_LS1000-6R-003.pdf

PMA2110 UVA Sensor (optional)
PMA2130 Photopic Sensor (optional)
Visible Light Kit to convert UV output to Visible Light (optional)
Heavy Duty Storage Case for conversion components (optional)

Laboratory Scissor Jack, 6"x6" surface, 2.25" to 11" height

Dose Controller/Meter DCS 2.0
Included Accessories
See "Packages" XPS Power supply
Xenon Lamp
Required Accessories

1 year Standard Warranty

SOLAR LIGHT COMPANY warrants that the equipment has been carefully tested, inspected and left the Factory in proper working condition, free of visible defects.  SOLAR LIGHT COMPANY warrants the equipment to be free from defects in material and workmanship, under normal use and operation, for a period of one (1) year after the date of initial operation, or demonstration; or eighteen (18) months from the date of shipment from the Factory; or whichever occurs first. The warranty is limited to the free replacement of all-defective parts and free labor during the first year of warranty.  Defective parts replaced under this warranty shall become the property of SOLAR LIGHT COMPANY. The above stated Warranty is subject to the following conditions: Equipment being installed within the United States of America, Canada, or sold by authorized SOLAR LIGHT COMPANY representatives or their agents outside the continental United States. The equipment being installed is operated and maintained in accordance with SOLAR LIGHT COMPANY’s operating instructions, maintenance instructions and specifications. Utilization of only SOLAR LIGHT COMPANY’s authorized parts and components.  The utilization of a duly authorized representative for all work performed on SOLAR LIGHT COMPANY equipment during the warranty period.  Any variation(s) to the above warranty must be in writing and mutually acceptable by SOLAR LIGHT COMPANY and the customer. The warranty shall not apply to damages resulting from errors in installation, nor shall it apply to any equipment, which has been subject to damages, alterations or misuse by the purchaser.  Parts of the equipment, which would be generally considered as expendable service items during normal use, such as fuses, lamps, detector shields, etc., are not covered under the warranty. THERE ARE NO WARRANTIES, WHICH EXTEND BEYOND THIS DESCRIPTION, AND EXPRESSLY NO IMPLIED WARRANTY OR MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.  IN NO EVENT SHALL SOLAR LIGHT COMPANY BE LIABLE FOR SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR ANTICIPATED LOSS OF PROFITS SUFFERED BY THE PURCHASER.