290DS (14") Single Pack Kit w/Vusion Diffuser and Extension Tubes
This is one of our most popular Solatube kits. It lights up to 300 square foot of floor space and includes enough tubing for an attic space of approximately 36".
Solatube company is the original designer of Solar tube lighting systems from its early development in Australia in the 1980s. The patented interior wall is "Spectralight Infinity" which has the highest reflectivity of any material in the world - 99.7% - for the brightest, purest light and unmatched color rendition. You can find lots more technical and designer information on the Solatube web site.
This Kit includes:
- 1 - pitched metal flashing for 4/12 to 12/12 roof pitch - no pitch flashings are for 0/12 to 3/12 (tile roofs have special flashing options)
- 1- Vusion diffuser which is most popular (Decorative Fixtures may be ordered seperately)
- 1 - Softening Effect Lens
- 2 - 16" extension tubes
Solatube Brighten Up Series Brochure (pdf)
If you need help building your system just email us at email@example.com and we will be glad to help.
The Solatube company is the originators of solar tube lighting and has patented designs that make their product superior in many ways including their patented interior reflective lining called "Spectralight Infinity" tubing which provides up to 99.7% total reflectance and 99.7% specular reflectance. It is the most reflective material on the world market today and is used on all the Solatube Daylighting Systems. Here is a link to the history of Solatube company and these revolutionary products. Solatube History
The all new Solatube 160 DS and 290 DS Daylighting Systems set performance standards never seen before. These models feature our patented Raybender« 3000 Technology and LightTracker Reflector to deliver an Effective Daylight Capture Surface (EDCS) significantly higher than our previous 10 inch and 14 inch Solatube models and nearly double the EDCS of copycat products. Highly effective and simple to install, these models can transform dark interior applications and light more expansive spaces with multiple units creating a unique architectural effect.
These systems are great for Bathrooms, Hallways, Corridors, Utility Rooms, Dens, Home Offices, Kitchens, Dining Rooms, and Closets.
Solatube part #290DS-DA-FPM-E1602-L4
This product was added to our catalog on Thursday 15 March, 2007.