Friday, January 31, 2014

A19 Verbatim Light Bulb ~ 60 Watt Replacement

Verbatim A19 LED Retrofit Light Bulbs from Sords Electric

The Verbatim 3000K omni-directional A19 98065 LED bulb is designed for standard 60W incandescent lamp retrofits. This lamp emits omni-directional light, so it can be used in environments where downward light output is required, like table and floor lamps. The 3000K warm white color temperature allows these bulbs to be used in a wide variety of residential and commercial applications. Verbatim omni-directional A-type bulbs can reduce energy consumption by more than 80% when compared to incandescent bulbs. These bulbs have an estimated lifetime of 40,000 hours, resulting in additional savings in maintenance and replacement costs. This Verbatim LED bulb is fully dimmable and backed by Verbatim’s 5-year limited warranty.

60 watt replacement LED Bulb.  The 60 watt bulb is the most common bulb used.


  • ENERGY STAR certified LED lamp
  • Omni-directional light, ideal for A19 incandescent retrofits
  • 60W incandescent replacement
  • 3000K warm white light for residential and commercial environments
  • Reduces energy consumption by over 80% when compared to a 60W incandescent bulb
  • Compatible with most commercial dimmers, offering 10%-100% dimming performance.
  • 40,000 hour lifetime reduces replacement and maintenance costs
  • Environmentally-friendly product has no mercury or other hazardous materials and is RoHS compliant and UL listed.
  • 5-year limited warranty

800 Lumens ~ 3000K color ~ ENERGY STAR ~ 12 watts ~ 40000 hours ~ 120 volts ~ E 26 base
Height 4.4 inches,   Diameter 2.4 inches, 320 degree light angle

A standard incandescent light bulb has 1000 hour life span.  A CFL light bulb has an 8000 rated life.  If you buy a 60 watt bulb for $.70 each.  Cost for 40000 hours is $28.00 compared to $22.00 and energy savings is 5X with an LED. 
60 watts x 40000 hours = 2,400,000  watts.  With an LED light, 12 x 40000 = 480,000 watts.  Plus not changing a bulb 40 times. The advantage is clear : GO LED !!