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Bowens Halsostar 205W 230V Modelling Bulb Gemini ES Fit

Bowens Halsostar 205W 230V Modelling Bulb Gemini ES Fit
Price:  £8.99(Inc. 20% VAT)Earn 8 Loyalty Points

Model:  BW1024



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Replacement or spare E27 205W modelling lamp for use with Bowens monolights on 230V power supplies.

Gemini GM200
Gemini 200Rx
Gemini GM400
Gemini 200Rx
Gemini Classic 250C
Gemini 250R
Gemini Classic 500C
Gemini 500R
Gemini 500Pro
Gemini 750Pro

Older style Bowens Esprit 125, 200, 250, 500 750Ws and DX1000 units are also compatible with this modelling lamp.

Why does it look different?
The new ECO Halostar modelling lamp has the same light output as the old 250W Halostar but has a lower power draw, making it more energy efficient.

*The BW-1024 Halostar Modelling Lamp is the correct modelling lamp for all 230v Gemini, Gemini R, Gemini R, Gemini Classic, and Gemini Pro units up to and including the current Gemini 750Pro units. Most earlier Bowens units including the Esprits up to 500ws also use this lamp (although the BW-7500 Esprit Digital 750Pro takes a BW-2503 650w lamp). For information over time we have changed suppliers of this lamp seeking to enhance the modelling lamp life. Currently most 230v products are being packed with the Osram Halogen Eco lamps which state an output of 205w. These lamps have a clear glass finish, our tests have indicated this lamp has an equivalent output to 250w noted on similar models with a frosted finish. The BW-1024/B Modelling Lamp for 117v markets only remains unchanged using the frosted finish and 250w Where possible we suggest you minimize handling of modelling lamps especially when they are hot and switch off when not needed.

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