How much does it cost to run a 600W HPS light UK?

How much does it cost to run a 600W HPS light UK?

Cost Breakdown

600W HPS (digital) vs. Telos LED
Power draw 636W 480W
Electricity* £418.84 £316.11
Replacement reflectors 1 x £18 0
Replacement lamps 3 x £14.95 = £44.85 0

What area does a 600 watt HPS cover?

around 36 square feet
600-Watt HPS grow lights are the most efficient HPS grow lamp. 600W HPS grow lights produce more light output per Watt used than other wattages and cover around 36 square feet. 1000-Watt HPS grow lights are the most powerful and cover a wider area of around 49 square feet.

How far can I run 600 watt HPS?

How close can I put my 400w or 600w HPS system to my plants? Taking all of the above into account you should place your HPS system between 12 & 18 inches away from your plant, this is the ideal position.

How many plants can you grow under a 600 watt HPS?

Sixteen plants
Sixteen plants that are grown under a 600-watt HPS lamp could produce about 37.5 grams or 1.3 oz of marijuana per plant. Under perfect, outdoor conditions, you can expect yields to extend to 500 grams or 17.5 oz per plant.

How often should I change my 600W HPS bulb?

Of course each lamp is different. But on average, you should use each lamp no more than: 4000 – 5000 hours (HPS) 3000-4000 hours (CDM)

Is HPS or LED better?

LED Grow lights are preferred because they consume less electricity than HPS lights. According to market research, LED lights consume 90 percent less power than HPS grow lights. You have less load on your amperage and electric breakers at home because LED grow lights enhance the energy efficiency of your indoor garden.

Are LED grow lights cheaper to run than HPS?

LED Grow lights currently have a higher upfront cost but have been shown to save in the long run thanks to a lower cost of operation. However, those growing with LED’s in colder indoor areas may need to supplement the extra heat, which a HPS or MH would produce.

How high should my 600w light be?

The optimum hanging height for a 600W HPS system is only 40cm or 16″. Even at this low height a lot of light will shine on the side walls and have to be reflected down onto the grow. The reflective materials will not reflect all of the light and there will be some light lost (heating the walls).

How high should my 600W light be?

How far should 600w HPS be from plants?

Unlike LED grow lights, HPS lights produce more heat, so growers need to know how far to put HPS lights from plants. The HPS distance from seedlings should generally be between 10 and 14 inches from plants.

How many lumens is a 600 watt HPS?

600-watt HPS bulbs provide 90000 and 96000 lumens of light. 750-watt HPS bulbs provide about 110000 lumens of light. 1000-watt HPS bulbs provide between 110000 and 140000 lumens of light.

How many plants per 600W lights?

600w taken as the ‘actual’ wattage served by the light, you don’t need more than one 600w light for 10 plants, if plants are planted at 1 plant/sq. Ft. density. Even for some crops, a 600w light source can be more than what they need. How much does it cost to run a 600 watt light?

How bright is 600 lumens?

600-lumen (max) LED bright light ,reaches nearly 656 ft . It is a super bright torch with more than 100000 hours working life. IPX65 rating ensures E3 flashlight shines even when it’s raining. Reliably illuminates in freezing temperatures-down to –20℃ — 60℃.

What is 600 watt inverter?

This 600 watt pure sine inverter charger ETL listed and conforms to UL 458 standards, is a combination of an inverter, battery charger and AC auto-transfer switch into one complete system with a peak DC and AC conversion efficiency of 80%. It is packed with unique features and it is one of the most advanced inverter chargers in the market today.