Best 4' LED Downlights / High Hats?

sspinnAugust 14, 2010

A bunch of older discussions here on LED recessed lighting. Curious if anyone has recent experience w/ 4" units -- Cree, LEDWaves or others I haven't yet discovered?

A few areas of interest?

- Quality of light?

- Units requiring drivers .vs fully integrated

- Price point -- huge variance in pricing and not clear why?

How I am using them?

- Apartment renovation, 100 year old building

- Not for task, rather as architectural detail

- Will be installed in soffit w/ crown molding (previously a wall separating living room from dining room)

Help here appreciated.

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David

I would lean towards using Cree LR4 - both the lamp and housing.

    Bookmark   August 15, 2010 at 1:57PM
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Bernard_Kelley

It's an interesting topic. I would like to learn more. what can i do using Cree LR4.

Here is a link that might be useful: ECOLED

    Bookmark   March 13, 2014 at 10:56AM
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