Re: Halide lamps and heat (SMTP Id#: 2935) - Reply

R Britt (
Mon, 31 Jan 1994 17:44:26 -0800 (PST)

With all this halide lamp talk, I ask the question:

Who can tell me exactly how the metal halides work? What is in
the little inside tube (yeah yeah...metal halide)?
And why is there the long warmup before "ignition"?