Light Bulb Types

Some types of lightbulbs cannot be dimmed and can only be on switched either on or off. Some types can be dimmed by the Futronix commercial dimming system.


Type

Symbol

Dimming Capabilities

Halogen
halogen
Dimming and Switching

Low-Voltage
low voltage
Dimming and Switching

Tungsten
tungsten
Dimming and Switching

Fluorescent
fluorescent
Switching*

Pl-Fluorescent
pl fluorescent
Switching*

Compact Fluorescent
compact fluorescent
Switching only (No Dimming)
*Dimming is available with the Futronix Enviroscene or PFX dimming systems.