Long-Run Strip Lighting

Linear lighting has become increasingly common and its application continues to expand. Using low voltage 12V LED flex strips, you can now add indirect, accenting lights everywhere in your home – from cabinet lighting to shelf lighting, and even back-lighting. Unfortunately, while these are great options, standard LED strip lights are mostly short length strips – between 16 feet and 32 feet at most – and are too short for such use in cove and crown lighting, outdoor deck lighting, and its kind that require really long light strips. But there is an interesting solution.

 

LED Strip Lights

AC LED strip lights run off straight line voltage of about 120VAC and can run a full length of 150 feet. With already attached power cords that converts power to DC power for the LEDs, these are much simpler to use than low-voltage LED strips. Running at an efficiency of 2.3 Watts/foot, these 120V LED strips are just as efficient as your standard density strips. Let us consider some unique characteristics of these strips.

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Characteristics Of LED Strip Lights

Length: Perhaps the most interesting characteristic of these AC LED strips are their incredible length. A total of 150 feet in a single run, they run over 5 times longer than low voltage strips.

Durability: These LEDs are housed in a 1/4” (H) by 9/16” (W) flexible rubber. They are much more durable than standard 12V LED flex strips with their adhesive backing, with a combination of PVC covered lenses capable of shielding against UV rays giving them a heavy duty feel. This durability and ruggedness makes them great for both indoor and outdoor application.

Output: Similar to the standard high-density 12V LED strips, the AC LED strips house 5050 SMD LEDs. With 20 LEDs per foot, it is easily the highest density LED strip. This improved density goes a long way to improving the light quality, making these strips great for indirect accent lighting. Parallel wiring of the LEDs within the strips prevents all LEDs from going off when one goes off. The 5050 AC LED strips output about 145 Lumens/foot for Warm white which increases to 180 Lumens/foot for Cool white. Also available in Red, Blue and Green colors, this LED strip is perfect for accent lighting and any form of linear lighting.

 

LED Strip Lighting Set-Up

The heavy-duty AC strips come without any adhesive backing for mounting, unlike the standard flex strips. Mounting clips are sufficiently placed in the LED package – enough for 1 clip per 3 foot. A plastic mounting track can be used to add an extra layer of protection while keeping the strips perfectly straight without any unnecessary curves. Feel free to explore all of your mounting options. The AC LED strips also come in a unique plug-in style, making them easy to set up. You do not have to worry about how to connect your LED to a power source as this has been made super easy. Just plug in and you are good to go.

Lighting Features

  • Low-Profile

    Our lights are extremely low-profile. The installation is under 1 inch and blends into your home's architecture naturally.

  • Standard Outlets

    With our LED strip lights, there is no need for electrical upgrades. Our lights use the standard 120 volt power outlets.

  • Weather Resistant

    Feel safe using our lights inside or out with our weather resistant products (IP65). The lights will withstand rain, dust, snow, and hail.

  • Low Voltage

    Our LED strip lights are an extra-low voltage solution that is easy to install and is environmentally-friendly.

  • Vivid Colours

    The lights we install provide 324 lumens/meter of individually mobile, controllable, and vivid colour lighting.

  • No Maintenance

    Our lights are essentially zero maintenance, providing the long life, durable LED technology that will ensure you will never change a bulb.

  • Permanent Installation

    We install the lights for full-year inside and outside use, the lights are permanent and require no removal.

  • Save Money

    Our lighting technology helps you save money with less power consumption and little to no maintenance cost.

  • Long-Lasting

    The LED strip lights we install have a very long life and will never require you to change a bulb or go on a ladder.

  • Quality Materials

    Our LED strip lights are manufactured using aircraft grade aluminium and polycarbonate lenses.

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