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WRTL Arc 2

Lantern lost part of it's head!

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Filename:Lantern_lost_part_of_it__0393Bs_head21.JPG
Album name:Paul / Mercury Vapour / HPS / Metal Halide Lanterns
Manufacturer:WRTL
Cap Type:GES
Comments:When I first saw this lantern, I thought it had caught fire and burned out like I had seen happen in the past to some early Urbis lanterns. I was always intrigued to know how these lanterns caught fire... was it a lightning strike or control gear fault?
Country Of Origin:UK
Filesize:48 KiB
Date added:Apr 23, 2011
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Colin   [Apr 23, 2011 at 09:52 PM]
Also Strong Winds can Blow the top of Street Lights off and yep Urbis are the main culprits for loosing their tops.
Dave   [May 14, 2012 at 09:37 AM]
This looks like the remails of a WRTL arc.
Paul   [May 14, 2012 at 09:45 AM]
It is indeed - it was mis-identified LOL :doh: :doh:
Dave   [May 14, 2012 at 10:06 AM]
XD. Dont worry, we all misidentify lanterns at some point. I once mistook a Sapphire 2 for an Iridum :doh: In saying that, street light are like cars. They all look the same.
Danny   [May 14, 2012 at 11:10 AM]
Yep its a Arc. These, Urbis, and Thorn Alpha 2000s are a pain for this
Dave   [May 14, 2012 at 12:24 PM]
I've never seen the canopys blown off them before, although i have seen a Sapphire bowl on the floor. how that managed to fall out i dont know.
Linear_SLI   [May 14, 2012 at 05:29 PM]
I have seen a Philips SGS 203 do this.
Liam   [Apr 11, 2013 at 11:54 AM]
Urbis ZX1's a a pain for doing this a round here.
[Seamus1991]   [Oct 07, 2015 at 07:05 PM]
These WRTL Arc 80/90 Urbis zx1/2/3 always suffocate the pain like this in high winds when the wind triggers the clip and then the canopy flies open and flies off
[Seamus1991]   [Oct 18, 2015 at 08:54 PM]
I forgot 2 things the Holophane QSS and QSM

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