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Which lamp is suitable for the DigiStar ballast? Article rated 3.3/5.0
The DigiStar ballast is a very high frequency ballast. Normal 50 Hz HPS lamps can fail on them because the wireframe bends (which can ultimately lead to breaking lamps) and the arc tube can show acous...
My ballast does not start, what should I do? Article rated 2.6/5.0
In some cases your DigiStar ballast willl not fire the lamp. Of course it could be the ballast itself but in most cases it is one of the following: 1. Timer Always use a timer with a solid contactor...
Can I extend my DigiStar lamp cord or replace it? Article rated 3.3/5.0
We recommend to keep the leads to your lamp as short as possible as your lamp cord will generate electro magnetic interference. The standard lamp cord is 4m and that is the recommended maximum distanc...
When I dim the DigiStar it seems like nothing happens? Article rated 3.4/5.0
The DigiStar and the Pro-line ballasts are equipped with soft-dim. This will gradually dim or boost the lamp. Every step takes aproximately 60 seconds. The dimming and boosting is so gradual that your...
My DigiStar lamp cord has two black wires. How should I connect them to my reflector? Article rated 3.4/5.0
The green one is for earth, connect that too the earth connection of your reflector. Double insulated reflectors with a plastic housing do not have an earth connection. There is no preferred way of co...
Can I use the dim function for climate control? Article rated 3.3/5.0
Light is responsible for photosynthesis and dimming the light will decrease photosynthesis and ultimately your yield. If you are not over-saturating your plants with light then you should try to keep ...