When you purchase a Soft™ Lighting Systems product, you purchase a sports lighting system that has superior lighting and glare control with contemporary styling. Down to Earth Lighting optics place the light on the playing field not the surrounding community. Soft™ directional cutoff fixtures climinate the "Glow Dome" effect experienced with traditional round sports lighting fixtures. The mixture of metal halide and high pressure sodium lamp sources provides a warm comfortable white light giving you a dramatic color enhancement on the field.
Soft™ fixtures are manufactured with specification grade materials and Made in the USA.
Soft™ housing's are one-piece aluminum construction. Corners are welded and finished to produce a clean, sharp, contemporary appearance, while increasing housing strength and ensuring weather-tight construction. Each fixture is UL Listed and CSA certified for wet locations.
Soft™'s clear flat tempered glass lens is sealed to the lens frame with silicone sealant. The lens frame features a continuous one-piece EPDM gasket for maximum sealing to the housing.
Soft™ features an extruded aluminum door frame. Soft™ features two captive door fasteners to provide secure closure and easy access with no loose hardware.
Porcelain mogul-base sockets feature spring-reinforced contacts for long life.
Soft™ is designed to operate with any of the following lamp types: High Pressure Sodium or Metal Halide with mogal base sockets.
Reflectors & Distribution Patterns
SFT-FT Forward Throw reflectors are utilized for all sports playing field areas and designed to eliminate stray light and produce sharp backside cutoff. A field rotatable reflector provides flexibility in distribution patterns without moving the fixture on all 1000 watt forward throw units.
SEC Security fixture reflectors are Type III distribution providing a control to areas outside the sports field.
All photometric data is certified by an independent testing facility.
Each Soft™ fixture is finished with a high performance and durable baked-on polyester-powder finish process for an attractive appearance. Standard finish colors available for Soft™ series fixtures are: Platinum, Bronze, Black, Cocoa, Buff, White and Green. The polyester-powder finish withstands extreme weather changes without cracking or peeling. Finish is guaranteed for five full years.
High-power factor type ballast is mounted to the housing reinforcing plate. The ballast is designed for -20° F operation.
Soft™ series fixtures have two ½" dia. Stainless steel threaded studs attached to the housing for quick installations.
Soft™ series brackets are produced from A36 steel tubing and finishes with hot dipped galvanizing for long lasting durability.