The UV children are being renamed

To make the product names easier to understand the energy-saving lamps for terrariums from JBL are being renamed. The UV name affix in numbers is going to disappear (e.g. JBL ReptilDesert UV 300) and be replaced by the wattage (e.g. ReptilDesert UV-Light 15 W).

The complete range of energy-saving lamps for terrariums now includes 4 types of lamps with different wattages:

  • JBL ReptilDesert UV Light in 15 and 23 W for reptiles who need UV light,
  • JBL ReptilDesert Daylight without UV in 24 W and 6500 °K colour temperature (cold-white),
  • JBL ReptilJungle UV Light in 15 and 23 W for animals with low UV demand,
  • JBL ReptilJungle Daylight without UV in 24 W and 4000 °K colour temperature (warm-white)

In the future the energy efficiency class will be indicated for all aquarium and terrarium lamps, just as we already know it from refrigerators and other electrical appliances.

To understand the classification it is useful to have a little background knowledge: The JBL ReptilDesert Daylight 24 W e JBL ReptilJungle Daylight 24 W will receive the energy efficiency class A, because they transform the whole energy into visible light. Whereas the UV-containing lamps JBL ReptilDesert UV Light UV and JBL ReptilJungle UV Light UV, emit UV radiation in addition to the visible light and receive therefore „only“ the energy efficiency class B. UV-emitting lamps CAN NEVER belong to the energy efficiency class A.

© 07.01.2014 JBL GmbH & Co. KG

A word about cookies before we continue

The JBL Homepage also uses several types of cookies to provide you with full functionality and many services: We require technical and functional cookies to ensure that everything works when you visit this website. We also use cookies for marketing purposes. This ensures that we recognise you when you visit our extensive site again, that we can measure the success of our campaigns and that the personalisation cookies allow us to address you individually and directly, adapted to your needs - even outside our website. You can determine at any time - even at a later date - which cookies you allow and which you do not allow (more on this under "Change settings").

Are you over 16 years old? Then confirm the use of all cookies with "Noticed" and you are ready to go.

Choose your cookie settings

Technical and functional cookies, so that everything works when you visit our website.
Marketing cookies, so that we recognize you on our pages and can measure the success of our campaigns.