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Old 08-24-2012, 04:51 AM
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Originally Posted by snowsled7 View Post
The article addresses the use of ellipsoids directly. It acknowledges that the cut off remains effective. The same issue with the design exists though. The lights were designed for the much different shape of the halogen light source.

Safe? most likely. More effective lighting? I kind of doubt it.
So you're saying that with all things equal, a standard 9006 halogen bulb which produces on avg 1000 lumens is just as bright as an HID bulb which produces between 2500 and 3200 lumens? If the lens is doing what it's supposed to do and the cutoff remains effective just as you say, a less bright light will be just as effective as a more bright light? I'm not trying to start an argument. I'm just putting things in a logical perspective.

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