Plastic fade testing
Plastic brittleness testing

Vinyl fade testing
Textile fade testing
Paints, Inks, Dyes and Coatings testing

Photostability testing

Includes XPS 150 watt power supply

150 watt xenon arc lamp
UV Filters - Validated to the ASTM Laboratory Light Sources Standard
Internal igniter - Igniter is used to ignite the xenon arc lamp
Lamp housing
Complete high performance optics for collimation and uniformity


Illuminated Area:

Horizontal, Diameter 0.8" (2cm)

Light Source:

Xenon 150 Watt

Lamp Lifetime:

Approximately 900 Hours


7 lbs (3.2kg)


10.75 x 5.5 x 11.5" (27x14x29cm)

Line Voltage:

95-250 VAC 1Ph 50/60hz

UVA / UVB Graph


16S-150-003 Solar Simulator for UV Fade Testing, includes:

16S-150 Solar Simulator with 2cm horizontal UV output
150W XPS Power Supply
PMA2100 Datalogging Radiometer
PMA2107 UVA & UVB Sensor
150W Xenon Lamp
Dose Control System - The Dose Control System is an integral part of conducting precision UV exposure testing. The Dose Control System allows the monitoring and controlling of the output of the 16S. It cumulates the amount of UV being outputted and automatically closes a shutter stopping the UV exposure when a preset dose of UV has been reached.
Dose Controller/Meter DCS 2.0
Included Accessories
See "Packages"
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. Extended Warranty Plans are also available.