Involuntary endurance test of JBL LED SOLAR NATURE & EFFECT – IP67

Normally, we’d throw this film scene away or put it in the category “making of.” Because what wasn’t supposed to happen happened while shooting the film. The JBL LED SOLAR Set ( JBL LED SOLAR NATUR & JBL LED SOLAR EFFECT ) accidentally fell into the water!

The splash water protection IP67 effectively prevented a short circuit or endangering the aquarium owner. We immediately disconnected the mains plug and dried the lamp outside the aquarium. The JBL LED remained intact and still worked! Although we don’t recommend you try this, it shows how important safety can be in aquarium technology.

What does IP 67 mean?

The first digit "6" stands for protection against dust and contact = dust-tight and complete protection against contact.

The second digit "7" stands for water resistance = protection in case of short term immersion.

It is not to be equated with "waterproof" or "operation under water" and is not suitable for this.

© 22.10.2020
Matthias Wiesensee
Matthias Wiesensee
M.Sc. Wirtschaftsinformatik

Social Media, Online Marketing, Homepage, Kundenservice, Problemlöser, Fotografie, Blogger, Tauchen, Inlineskating, Aquaristik, Gartenteich, Reisen, Technik, Elektronische Musik

About me: Seit Teenagerzeiten mit Aquarien in Kontakt. Klassische Fischaquarien, reine Pflanzenaquarien bis hin zum Aquascape. Aber auch ein Gartenteich und Riffaquarien begleiten mich privat im Hobby. Als Wirtschaftsinformatiker, M.Sc. bin ich als Online Marketing Manager bei JBL für die Bereiche Social Media, Webentwicklung und der Kommunikation mit dem Anwender der JBL Produkte zuständig und kenne die JBL Produkte im Detail.

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