What Are Incandescent Equivalents?
The incandescent equivalent is a way to compare and measure various light sources to conventional incandescent light bulbs. As displayed in the example below, find the incandescent equivalent of a compact fluorescent lamp (CFL) to a conventional incandescent light bulb by grouping together similar light output in lumens.
|Compact Fluorescent Lamp (CFL)
|Light Output in Lumens (lm)