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strobe supply

Discussion in 'Strobe Lighting' started by nicks_xj, Jan 25, 2014.

  1. nicks_xj

    nicks_xj Senior Member
    Messages: 170

    This is probably a stupid question but what's the difference between a 90 watt system and a 60 watt system besides the wattage
  2. Maine_Train

    Maine_Train Senior Member
    Messages: 462

    Most likely the number of outlets. The higher output is divvied up among more "users." Every outlet gets the same power, but the power goes to more places.
    Sixty-watt might have four, ninety-watt might have six, all getting 15 watts.
  3. Maleko

    Maleko Senior Member
    from Ct
    Messages: 781

    ^what he said ^
  4. nicks_xj

    nicks_xj Senior Member
    Messages: 170

    I thinking about ordering the strobes and more 60 watt system it's a 6 strobe system that's why you was wondering if a 90 watt was brighter or not
  5. gtmustang00

    gtmustang00 Senior Member
    from Berlin
    Messages: 752

    Whelen makes a 60 and 90 watt 6 outlet system.

    I have a 75 watt 4 outlet system and a 90 watt 6 outlet system.
  6. blueline38

    blueline38 Senior Member
    Messages: 436

    A strobe power supply takes it's output and divides it among the attached strobes. A 90 watt supply will be brighter under most circumstances as it will provide more power to each strobe.