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UL Compliance information... here.

Printable PDF Product Instructions...

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Lamping ...

Unless indicated all Seascape lamps come with medium base sockets. Optional energy compliant GU-24 sockets are available at no extra charge. Please indicate on orders.

medium gu24
Medium Base GU-24 Base


More on lamping & dimming... LED's

100W is the maximum per socket. I.E.: 100W = one socket 200W = two sockets 300W = three sockets more sockets are available where possible for an extra charge.

We sell dimmable Maxlite LED standard or GU24 based bulbs. Seascape typically stocks their 3000K CCT 75 & 100 watt equivalent LED bulbs. Other color temperatures are available. (Medium base cut sheet. GU24 base cut sheet.)

Compatible dimmers with Maxlite LED bulbs:

Lutron CTCL-153P
Lutron DVCL-153P
Lutron LGCL-153P
Lutron S-600
Leviton IPL06
Leviton IPI10
Leviton 6631-LW
Leviton 6683-IW



Track Adapters
We sell Halo compatible track adapters
medium medium
Halo Juno

 

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Requesting custom colors...


Select colors from our printer's custom color palette here (palette should be viewed on a calibrated monitor). Merely click on the desired color and copy-paste the resulting code number. Or select from swatches here. Do note that some colors are less saturated than you are accustomed to viewing on simular color palettes. Nonetheless, this is an accurate rendering of print colors and an unavoidable result of our printing process. Once a color is selected and code number sent to our office a printed color sample will be sent.


Submitting digital artwork for custom printed shades...

We can generally print any design or image on our white linen and shade paper so long as the file is 150DPI and in RGB color. Keep in mind the dimensions of the shade and size your image accordingly. Note that we produce shades in "even" inch diameters starting at 6" and as large as 54". Shade height is available in any size between 3" and 40". Do include a 1" overlap in your image file.

Find your shade's circumference here:

Dia.


If you care to preview the color of your pattern or image as it will be printed by Seascape and if you have image editing software, download our ICC profile here.

Instruction on installing color profiles...

A printer profile is nothing more than a text file with information on how colors should be interpreted by an output device such as a printer, however to get accurate colors a ICC printer profile is essential.

Windows XP Shortcut to Install
On Windows XP users can just drag the ICC profile onto their desktop and just right click and select Install Profile, Windows will then install the profile into the correct location

Locations to install a ICC Profile:
PC Operating Systems
My computer - c: - windows – system32 – spool – drivers - then drag and drop into the color folder

Mac Operating Systems
Mac OSX = MacHD - Users - Mac(home) - library - colour sync - then drag and drop into the profiles folder

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Sending your own fabric for custom made shades...

Use the circumference calculater above to determine the amount of fabric needed. Add to the both the circumference and height at least 4" on both dimensions. If the fabric contains a pattern do keep in mind that it's unlikely that the seam will corespond. Also we are limited in the weights of fabric we can apply; best to call our office to discuss.

Our diffusers...

for our drum shades are now made with white linen laminated to styrene within a wire form. The diffuser readily slides out from the shade for easy access for bulb replacement. As well, our fabric diffuser distributes light more evenly than acrylic and also provides a complimentary continuity in material to the shade itself.

For our custom made rectangular shades we'll continue using acrylic diffusers due to manufacturing limitations.

Installing diffuser...





Insert diffuser at an angle from the bottom into the shade. Allow edge of diffuser to rest on the bottom lip of shade.
The diffuser will now be able to be lowered into a level position resting entirely on the shade's bottom lip.
To remove diffuser, raise one side of the diffuser thereby allowing the other side of the diffuser to be retracted from the bottom of the shade.

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