LED technology is set to replace most other types of illumination within
fewer years than one might think, as price and technology obstacles are
currently being dealt with at an impressive pace.
Designed in 2011/12 for Southern French luminaire manufacturer Dietal, the "Dicri" features a built-in driver and +/-10° beam optics. An aluminum extruded body capped with polycarbonate head and tail parts make for a sturdy construction and a sleek and compact look, while providing sufficient heat emmiting surface to cool the driver and high power light engine.
At a competing price, almost endless lifespan and a very high lumen to Watt efficacy it is replacing halogen based spots in shop lighting.