Creative Lab: American Made Architectural Lighting

THIS MONTH’S CHALLENGE: Finding architectural lighting products that meet American Made guidelines can be a challenge.

SOLUTION: Light’s line card carries a number of manufacturers that meet American Made guidelines that include Deco Lighting, Graffiti, Specialty Lighting Industries, Q-Tran, ALL and Lumato.

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$$$   Premium
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Vector 2 by Deco Lighting

The Vector 2 Pendant is a 2-7/16” wide linear architectural luminaire. While the Vector has a slim and discreet profile, it provides excellent illumination for offices, laboratories, libraries, and commercial spaces. 10 year warranty on all parts and labor, Deco is assembled in Southern California.

Price: $$
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Slice by Specialty Lighting Industries

The Slice features an aluminum housing with a multi-lamp, solid state light engine, This narrow profile wall grazer can be used in medium ceiling heights to highlight the texture in surfaces such as stucco or brick, or to illuminate flat surfaces such as Venetian plaster, fabric, wood, or general lighting applications. Specialty Lighting Industries is
assembled in New Jersey.

Price: $$
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3SID Suspended by ALL

The 3SID offers an extruded aluminum compact fixture housing with in-direct illumination across ceilings to allow for wider spacing between fixtures. The one-piece extruded aluminum housing ensures straighter rows and consistent lens retention. Two week lead time and a ten year warranty. ALL is assembled in Texas.

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Skyler Volumetric Flat Panel by Deco Lighting

The Skyler recessed volumetric flat panel luminaire is an innovative LED fixture designed to deliver a modern aesthetic and complement today’s interior spaces. Featuring a low-profile form factor, the Skyler is ideal for buildings with a low plenum space and is suitable for all standard 2×2 or 2×4 grid ceilings. 10 year warranty on all parts and labor. Deco is assembled in Southern California.

Price: $$
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HardLine LED by Dado Lighting

Dado’s HardLine offers a shallow flangeless fixture with internal wire-way for mounting in or on wood, stone, metal or other hard surfaces. Same lens as SimpleLineLED allowing for clean integration across multiple substrates. Offering 1.5”, 2.5” and 3.0” widths and any length. Can be field cut upon order for perfect fit. Dado Lighting is assembled in Illinois.

Price: $$$
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Circa Round Flat Panel by Deco Lighting

The Circa is a unique round flat panel luminaire designed to provide smooth, dispersed illumination for modern interior spaces. Featuring a low-profile aluminum construction, the Circa is convenient and durable for installation in ceilings with a low plenum space. The Circa incorporates innovative Flat Optics that are engineered to eliminate glare issues that have become increasingly prevalent among LED luminaires as efficacy has increased over time. 10 year warranty on all parts and labor. Deco is assembled in Southern California.

Price: $$
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The Kurv by Q-Tran

The KURV-DW is a fully encapsulated flexible (side bend) linear LED fixture suitable for use in a variety of applications including wet and dry locations. Available with clear endcaps for a beautiful seemless look on longer runs. Also available in BOXA-DW which is a fully encapsulated flexible (Up/Down Bend) linear LED fixture suitable for use in a variety of applications and WURM-DW also a fully encapsulated flexible, low-profile linear LED fixture suitable for use in a variety of applications. Q-Tran is assembled in Connecticut.

Price: $$
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S3 by Lumato

The S3 by Lumato, is an architectural, suspended linear luminaire, that provides superior light quality, distribution and lumen options, in a small (3”x3.5″) package offering a beautiful illumination of indirect and direct light. Also available in suspended, ceiling, wall, and recessed versions. Lumato is assembled in Texas.

Price: $$
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GR Adjustable Series by Graffiti

The GR Series in low to medium ceiling heights typically found in residential, commercial or retail applications. Highly adjustable via hot aiming mechanism and hallmarked by superior light quality. Standard 1% dimming, available in round and square with interchangeable reflector which provides multiple beam patterns. Convenient field-changeable optics, one piece die cast aluminum, flanged or flangeless trim with a 1” regress bevel and overlap for flange . Available for wet locations. Graffiti is
assembled in New Jersey. 

Price: $$
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