Comparative study of dimmable ballasts and the normal electonic ballasts

:
1 Ballast
Lamp
I/P V
241
230
221
210
201
190
180
170
160
150
141
131
121
110

I/P A 1
0.145
0.145
0.15
0.155
0.162
0.169
0.178
0.188
0.199
0.213
0.225
0.244
0.26
0.29

:Tridonic 18x2 dimmable
: Philips Simlite X 2.
I/P A 2
0.157
0.154
0.149
0.147
0.146
0.145
0.144
0.144
0.144
0.145
0.145
0.145
0.145
0.145

PF 1
0.94
0.95
0.96
0.96
0.97
0.97
0.98
0.99
0.99
0.99
1.00
1.00
1.00
1.00

2 Ballast
Lamp
PF 2
0.98
0.98
0.98
0.98
0.98
0.98
0.98
0.98
0.98
0.98
0.99
0.99
0.99
0.99

VA 1
34.32
33.27
32.9
32.59
32.44
32.17
32.02
32.02
31.84
31.82
31.78
31.3
32
32.22

VA 2
37.05
35.12
32.59
30.79
29.26
27.45
25.86
24.57
23.04
21.63
20.28
18.81
17.34
16.02

: Philips (18W x2 ) Normal electron
: Philips Simlite X 2.

W1
32.58
31.56
31.44
31.41
31.4
31.34
31.36
31.39
31.43
31.51
31.59
31.65
31.88
32.18

W2
36.36
34.53
31.93
30.19
28.7
26.89
25.36
24.12
22.63
21.26
19.96
18.55
17.13
15.83

0.35
0.3
0.25
0.2
0.15
0.1
0.05
0

PF

Input current in Amps

Input Voltage V/s Input current
1.01
1.00
0.99
0.98
0.97
0.96
0.95
0.94
0.93
0.92
0.91

241 230 221 210 201 190 180 170 160 150 141 131 121 110

241

Input Voltage

40
35
30
25
20
15
10
5
0

Lux O/P

W in watts

Input voltage V/s W consumed

241 230 221 210 201 190 180 170 160 150 141 131 121 110
Input voltage

900
800
700
600
500
400
300
200
100
0
241

9 Input Voltage V/s PF 241 230 221 210 201 190 180 170 160 150 141 131 121 110 Input Voltage Input Voltage V/s Lux output 241 230 221 210 201 190 180 170 160 150 141 131 121 110 Input voltage .0 59.8 74.7 746 60.5 456 60. LUX 1 792 792 794 796 795 794 794 794 793 793 793 793 793 793 LUX 2 Lamp voltage 1 795 60.0 68.6 248 60.5 531 60.7 61.6 Lamp voltage 2 58.6 72.0 78.0 68.4 495 60.6 654 60.6 418 60. : Philips Simlite X 2.7 63.3 72.5 76.6 281 60.6 79.: Philips (18W x2 ) Normal electronic.6 570 60.7 695 60.6 377 60.6 326 60.3 65.6 616 60.6 70.