What is a fluorescent tube?

Answer Fluorescent lights provide interior illumination for homes, offices and public spaces. The technology was developed in the early 20th century and soon gained wide public acceptance.ComponentsA fluo... Read More »

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What is a fluorescent plastic tube toy?

The most common example of a fluorescent plastic tube toy is the light stick, sometimes known as a glow stick. Glow bracelets and necklaces are other popular light toys. These toys are "chemilumine... Read More »

What is the power demand of a fluorescent tube?

You can find the power demand of a fluorescent lamp from the code printed on it, near the end of the tube. The standard code begins with a letter describing the lamp's shape, such as "T" for "Tube.... Read More »

Why Does a Fluorescent Tube Dim?

Fluorescent tubes are sensitive to surrounding temperatures, and if the area is cooler than 50 degrees the tube may dim. Replacing the exposed tube with an enclosed fixture may solve the problem.Re... Read More »

How to Prevent Fluorescent Tube Damage?

Fluorescent tubes are commonly used light bulbs in homes and offices. They come in various lengths, with the 4-foot length being the most common. These tubes contain a small amount of liquid mercur... Read More »