Glasco GUS-15 Replacement UVC Light Bulb
The Glasco GUS-15 Replacement UVC Light Bulb is a 100 % equivalent germicidal replacement bulb for the Glasco Ultraviolet model # GUS-15.
This UV-C bulb is made out of ceramic and has a base style of four pin on single end. The UV purification system is capable of protecting you from waterborne bacteria, molds, viruses and other pathogenic microorganisms such as giardia and cryptosporidium. People believe that this method of water purification is a cost effective way of protecting water from contaminants. With the intensity of 253.7 nm, the UV light emitted by the light bulb kills DNA and other microorganisms in water. When water is exposed to a UV light source it renders the microbes and bacteria present in water sterile. Researchers are of the opinion that UV rays are effective to destroy 99.99% germs in water that may possibly cause harmful bacteria and microorganismss such as organisms causing gastroenteritis, typhoid, influenza virus, Vibrio cholerae, and hepatitis virus strains. Further, UV filters do not introduce chemicals in water and is a far better alternative to chlorination. Experts believe that it is better to replace the UV light bulb annually though it may continue to emit light.
- Total Length: 33.18 inches (843mm)
- Arc Length: 29.92 inches (60mm)
- Lamp Quartz Diameter: 15mm
- Operating Current: 420mA
- Lamp Wattage: 41 Watts
- Output UVC Watts: 13.8 Watts
- Peak UV Output: 253.7nm
- Glass Type: Ozone
- Base Style: 4 Pin Single End
- Base Material: Ceramic
- Rated Life: Up to 10,000 hours
Note: CureUV.com stocks generic products that are 100% compatible with the original equipment.
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