Solar Series Reading Ambient Light 2x2

This Solar Series Reading Ambient Light comes with up to three lighting functions. Reading and Ambient functions are standard, Night Light is optional. The Ambient Light provides general soft illumination without glare, while the Reading Light provides focused light for reading that won't disturb adjacent patients.


  • Flange and Grid - 20 gauge CrS; Surface - 18 gauge CRS, one-piece seam welded construction.

  • Housing Flange: Flange and Grid - 18 gauge CRS, standard 4-piece construction, spot-welded to housing.

  • Ingress Barrier (IB option): Mitered and welded corners, spot-welded to housing.

  • Housing Finish: White TGIC polyester powder coat - 5-stage pre-treatment.

  • Salt spray test: 1,000 hours; reflectance: 92%.

  • Hospital grade material and finish.

Insided Flanges

  • 18 gauge CrS; fastened to housing.

  • Black matte TGIC polyester powder coat - 5-stage pre-treatment.

  • Salt spray test: 1,000 hours.

Lens Frame

  • Supplied with lb option only (see other options).

  • Heavy-duty extruded marine grade aluminum with clear satin anodized finish.

  • Lens frame secured to housing with continuous hinge (20 gauge SS) and Phillips head stainless steel fasteners.

  • Closed cell silicone gasket seals lens frame to housing.

Lamp Shielding

  • Ambient compartment lamps shielded by perforated steel (white TGIC polyester powder coat finish) with a pearlescent acrylic diffuser, reading compartment lamp protected by clear lamp shield.

  • Note: clear lamp shield (reading) omitted when IB option is specified.


  • Fluorescent electronic 120/277V ballasts high power factor (<10% THD).

  • 40-watt Biax lamps by others.


  • Surface Mount: Four .312" diameter holes.

  • Grid Mount: Designed for 1" grid. Includes hardware to secure hanger wire.

  • Flange Mount - Mounting yoke brackets (standard); Fixture mounting hardware inlcuded.

  • Flange Mount - Install Frame (Accessory): Positively locates yoke brackets within ceiling opening; assures alignment of fixture, no measuring for yoke required; no drywall backing required (included with frame assembly).


  • ETL Canada and United States.


  • Model Series: SOLA

  • Optional Light: chart light, none

  • Voltage: 120, 277

Reading Light

  • Provides complete illumination over the patient.

Ambient Light

  • Creates a warm, ambient light that helps promote the well-being of patients.

Reading Ambient Light

  • Glare free reflectors provide maximum light output for caregivers.