softball field lights

Description of softball field lights:

A softball field of any size will provide a more enjoyable game for players and fans if lit with specification grade softball field lighting supplies, equipment, poles, and accessories.  

Although many organizations such as small municipalities and churches on tight budgets are often tempted to invest in cheaper retail grade luminaires and mounts, it never serves them in the long run.  Cheaper equipment tends to break down more quickly, resulting in replacement costs.  Retail grade softball field lights are also less energy efficient and require more electricity, and therefore more money, to frequently use. 

 Many also fail to meet glare reduction and dark sky compliance codes, placing the organization that invests in them at risk of neighborhood complaints and/or possible fines.

Parameter of softball field lights:

Ultria Genius  Genius Ⅱ

Model of 400w led flood light


RGL2-400A
Beam Angle 40° 60° 120° 140°
Stable Flux(5700K after 1 hour) 52000lm
Dimension 474X388X982mm
Power Consumption  LEDs 360W
Power Supply   40W
Total 400W
Replace HID Lamp 800~1000W
Net Weight 15KG
Color Temperature 5700K (2700~6500K available on request)
Color Rendering Ra75(Ra80,Ra90 available on request)
Working Life 50000Hrs
Housing Material Aluminum & Powder coating
Coating Zinc Rich Paint
IP Class IP 67 
Insulation Class Class I
Working Temperature -40C ~ 60C / -40F ~ 140F
Working Humidity 10% – 95%
AC Input 80~315Vac, (347Vac available on request)
THD <10%
Power Factor 0.98
Warranty:
5 years


Lighting Requirements for Baseball Fields

Baseball fields have different requirements. A little league game does not require the same amount of light as a World Series game. It is important to stick to the recommended foot candles because you may end up with very bad lighting if you decide to focus on cutting costs.

Baseball fields typically require higher levels of lighting than other sporting activities as the playing object is small and fast-moving. When it comes to sports lighting, sports with small and fast-moving objects must be intensely illuminated than those with larger playing objects that stay close to the ground – such as soccer.

Baseball is a unique game as the field sizes vary and this wholly depends on the level of play. For instance, a little league baseball field has smaller dimensions. The dimensions keep on increasing in size as the level of play increases. The biggest determining factor of how much light will be required is the size of the field.

It also dictates how many light fixtures will be used and also where the lighting poles will be placed. The placement of the poles is also affected by bleachers and seats. Baseball fields that do not have bleachers or seats do not require a lot of lighting fixtures as those that have them. Lighting experts take all these into consideration before formulating suitable lighting solutions for baseball fields.

The Different Levels of Play and Their Lighting Requirements: In Footcandles and Lux

Outfield (FCs)Outfield (Lux)Infield (FCs)Infield (Lux)Outfield FCs (Max/Min)Outfield Lux (Max/Min)Infield FCs (Max/Min)Infield Lux (Max/Min)
Collegiate (Televised)70753.51001076.42.526.9221.5
Collegiate50538.270753.52.526.9221.5
High School30322.950538.22.526.9221.5
Little League30322.950538.22.526.9221.5
Recreational20215.330322.92.526.9221.5

Application of softball field lights:

Razorlux softball field lights carries a wide variety of industrial & commercial lighting fixtures. If you can not find what you are looking for contact us at email:info@razorlux.com and we will find it for you.

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