Forum: Reliability & Maintainability Questions and Answers
Topic: Reliability & Maintainability Questions and AnswersTopic Posted by: Reliability & Maintainability Forum (firstname.lastname@example.org )
Organization: System Reliability Center
Date Posted: Mon Aug 31 12:47:36 US/Eastern 1998
Original Message:Posted by: Jim Jones (email@example.com )
Date posted: Wed Jun 19 12:40:35 US/Eastern 2002
Subject: MTBF for Halogen Lamps
We are using a 12V sealed beam Halogen Lamp (PAR 46 lamp) in an application where we use 12 VAC (60 Hz) through a transformer for the filament voltage. What is the MTBF of Halogen Lamps? What effect would AC have on the MTBF?