The MileWide luminaries
The MileWide luminaries from Philips are part of a wide range of road accessories, which also consists of traffic lights, signs and bus stop shelters. It is suitable for mounting on a horizontal arm of 60 mm diameter. The housing and bottom frame are manufactured of chill cast aluminum, which is dark anodized.
The surface is centrifugal cleansed and provided a lacquer finish. This titanium-like surface is highly resistant to weather changes and ultraviolet radiation. The luminaries are supplied with a range of high pressure sodium lamps: SON-T 50, 70,100 and 150W. The cover bowl is made from toughened flat glass; the edge is masked by serigraphy. The housing can be opened by releasing a steel spring, hidden in a slot between bottom frame and cover. This allows access for installation, lamp replacement or service.