NEW 6D UV Safety Meter

Today, Solar Light Company, Inc. announced the introduction of its new 6D UV Safety Meter. The 6D is a valuable tool for any industry that involves worker exposure to UV radiation. It is sensitive to ultraviolet radiation specified as hazardous in standards published by the American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists. Those standards state that…

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NIST-Traceable PMA-Series Analog Sensors

Solar Light’s versatile NIST-Traceable PMA-Series Analog Sensors represent the pinnacle of accuracy, durability, and selection on the market today. These units measure discrete bands of the electromagnetic spectrum from the UVA, UVB, UVA+B, UVC, Visible Light, and Infrared regions. Both narrow and broad bands are available to fit any application, including germicidal requirements, environmental probes,…

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MICROTOPS II Sunphotometer

Updated Model 540 Microtops II Sunphotometer

Solar Light Company, Inc. announces the updated Model 540 Microtops II Sunphotometer. The Model 540 is a light weight, portable 5 channel meter for measuring aerosol optical thickness, direct solar irradiance, and water vapor column easily, accurately and dependably. This multi-spectral instrument is designed to measure direct solar irradiance at all selected wavelengths. It then…

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spectral transmission testing

Spectral Transmission Analysis Service

Solar Light Company, Inc. announces a new, ultra-accurate Spectral Transmission Analysis service, available in multiple spectra for any testing requirement between 250-1800nm. Using advanced spectroradiometers, monochromators, NIST traceable standard lamps, and NIST Traceable sensors, the company’s state of the art testing laboratory can provide absolute spectroradiometric analyses with optional detailed reports, showing sample performance under…

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New Solarmeter® UV Index and UVB Lamp Meters for Reptile Husbandry Applications!

The new Solarmeter® Model 6.5R Reptile UV Index Meter and Model 6.2 UVB Reptile Lamp Meter are specifically designed for reptile husbandry applications. The UV Index Meter has been updated with attractive, informative graphics displaying the Ferguson Zone chart at the top of the meter. This chart provides the user with an instant, accurate dose reference…

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UPF and Accelerated UV Aging On Motorcycle Gear

Solar Light’s VP Marketing (and avid motorcyclist) Moshe K. Levy recently conducted some Ultraviolet Protection Factor analysis and Accelerated UV Aging on motorcycle jackets from BMW, Aerostich, and Scorpion for an article that was published in the September 2017 issue of Motorcycle Consumer News magazine. This video reveals the highlights of the testing process, including…

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Solar Light SPF-290AS and 16S-Series Simulators featured in Motorcycle Consumer News September 2017 Issue

Solar Light Company, Inc. was featured in Motorcycle Consumer News’ September 2017 issue, in a feature story about Ultraviolet Protection Factor testing and Accelerated UV Testing of motorcycle gear. The story compared BMW’s DownTown jacket to Aerostich’s Cousin Jeremy jacket in terms of UPF rating (both achieved 50) using the SPF290AS UV Transmittance Analyzer. Then…

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