Posts tagged ‘Power Factor’

Teardown of an EcoSmart 60W Dimmable G16.5 LED Bulb

Although LED light bulbs have been around for a while, I have not been able to totally replace all my lights in the house to LED ones until quite recently. The main reason is that some of my existing light fixtures only take G16.5 style bulbs with E12 screws and higher wattage LED bulbs of this kind only became available until quite recently. Continue reading ‘Teardown of an EcoSmart 60W Dimmable G16.5 LED Bulb’ »

Power Factor of a Compact Fluorescent Lamp

I got a P3 Kill A Watt as Christmas present. Besides being able to measure voltage, current and kilo-watt-hours, it can measure power factor as well. Continue reading ‘Power Factor of a Compact Fluorescent Lamp’ »