Overview

  • Our Vario Downlight Recessed gives you the best direct downlighting for highlighting product. Perfect for any application where you need accent lighting.
  • Aesthetically pleasing design, no visible screws. Available with open trough as well.
  • One-piece extruded aluminum housing with integral drivers.
  • Direct lighting using linear only, or a combination of both is available as well.
  • Continuous row mounting is standard. L's, T's, X's are welded, sanded, and powder coated for a clean seamless appearance.
  • Can also be specified as surface ceiling or pendant.
  • Various patterns available - see shapes, structures
  • Standard color white, black. Custom wood, anodizing, RAL/Pantone# are avaiable too.
  • Made in the USA

Construction & Mounting

HOUSING
Extruded aluminum housings are supplied in nominal lengths of 4 ft., 6 ft., 8 ft. Fixtures may be continuously rowed (contact factory for details). Internal components are constructed from min. 20-gauge die-formed steel. Easy access to the driver. We can supply many variations of linear, linear with downlights or downlight only. End caps are extruded aluminum. Custom sizes are available.
REFLECTOR
Integral powder-coated LED housing. Downlight has open specular reflector.
FINISH
Standard powder-coated colors are white,black and silver. Custom processed wood finishes, aluminum anodized finishes, chrome/gold plating and custom finishes are available as well. We also accept RAL and Pantone numbers for powder-coating color choices.
OPTICS
Downlight available in various beam spreads.
MOUNTING
Our recessed fixtures are made to be mounted in slot grid, T-bar, and sheetrock ceilings. See mounting detail. Other ceiling types, please consult the factory, we can accommodate many different applications.

LED Performance

LED Output CCT Color Temp Watts Lumens Lumens per Watt CCT Multiplier
Medium 20d 3000 12.71 TW 1360 TL 107 2700=.95
Medium 30d 3000 12.71 TW 1250 TL 107 3000 = 1
  • The table above is a quick reference. When calculating loads make sure you add direct and indirect LPW to get total wattage. Please refer to photometric report for detailed information.
  • Our light engines are precisely designed for optimal operation of LED assemblies.
  • Our standard LED's CCT (correlated color temperature) range is 2700K to 4000K. Other CCT values are available upon request.
  • We log LED bin codes for each project we supply to ensure color consistency and keep a record of those projects for future reference.
  • LED life is rated at 50,000 hours
  • Custom Lumens Available
  • We design our own printed circuit boards to ensure high luminescence efficiency, low thermal resistance and long-term reliable operation.
  • Light engines are easily replaced.
  • We use only recognized brand LED's with 3 SDCM (standard deviation color matching) with high color consistency. 2 SDCM available upon request.
  • CRI offered is 80+, and 90+ Note: on 90+ CRI use .85 multiplier
  • Tunable white, warm dim and other special LED colors available.

Electrical / Driver

  • Drivers - Our drivers are specifically selected based on fixture application to ensure ultimate reliability and long life. We use only UL recognized brands of LED drivers. Our LED drivers feature HPF (high power factor), universal voltage 110 - 277 VAC and include 0-10V dimming. Please note, 277v has longer distances from power feed to power feed then 120v.
  • If required, we can supply premium drivers such as Lutron, Eldoled and others upon request. Advanced control systems compliant drivers such as POE,DALI, DMX, etc. are also available, please consult factory.
  • Rated life (90% survivorship) of 50,000 hours at 50º C max. ambient (and 70º C max. case) temperature. At maximum driver load: Efficiency >84%, PF>0.9, THD<20%.
  • Our LED drivers feature HPF (high power factor), universal voltage 110 - 277 VAC and include 0-10V dimming.
  • Emergency drivers are factory installed as an option, long life, high temperature, recyclable Ni-Cad battery pack with test switch and charge indicator. EMR is minimum of 90 minutes operation to meet code.
  • POE - We are working with Molex/Igor POE systems. We can add a POE driver into our fixtures or remote them. Based on the fixture you select, we will notify you (or you can contact the factory) to see if we can install the P-driver or the P-driver needs to be remote. Just add POE1 in the spec and we will advise. Please keep in mind you need to specify a complete POE control system before specifying POE1.

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Certifications & Warranties

  • Limited five-year (50,000 hours) warranty on all products. Limited ten-year (100,000 hours) warranty on all Lutron drivers.
  • I.C. rated fixtures are available upon request.
  • Chicago Plenum and IC products are available upon request.
  • Warranty does not cover damage caused by transport, damage caused by using the fixture in an area it is not UL rated for, damage caused by negligence, lack of maintenance, attempts to repair by unqualified or unauthorized personnel, by using non-original accessories/parts, fixtures installed in systems without power surge protection.
  • UL and CUL listed for dry and damp locations.
  • IBEW USA Union All fixtures are IBEW manufactured and assembled in the USA.
  • We manufacture based on approved spec sheets and submittals signed by professionals responsible. Change orders must be in writing and will delay delivery.
  • Picasso Lighting must receive in writing any thought to be defective products discovered, no later than 4 weeks from delivery to; [email protected] Picasso Lighting will send a field technician to the site to evaluate the said defective product. We do accept field repair from licensed electrical contractors but not without a written agreement signed by Picasso Lighting official. Failure to adhere to all warranty and certifications will void any recompense and the warranty.

Downloads

PHOTOMETRIC REPORTS & IES

Catalog Number LED IES File PDF Report
Vario Downlight 1300 Lumens Direct 20° 3000K DOWNLOAD DOWNLOAD
Vario Downlight 1300 Lumens Direct 30° 3000K DOWNLOAD DOWNLOAD

SPEC SHEETS

Vario Downlight Standard Spec Sheet DOWNLOAD
Vario Downlight Custom Spec Sheet BUILD

PHOTOS