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Old 01-26-2019, 04:17 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I am contemplating changing from T5 fluorescents to leds. Is there a good way to compare the effectiveness of the two? When I purchase light bulbs for our home I see comparisons like a 13 watt led is comparable to a 60 watt incandescent. Is such a calculation valid for T5s vs leds? If so where would I find such a thing? I realize I have to take into account many factors beyond light intensity but I thought this could also be helpful.
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