Security Lights

Whether you need to secure a business or domestic premises, security lights are an excellent investment. They work by turning on a bright floodlight when their built-in PIR or microwave motion sensor is triggered. This has the benefit of discouraging potential intruders by alerting anyone nearby to their presence. It also has the benefit of better identifying the features of a potential intruder to a security camera.

The RS Range of LED security lighting offers sensor light models from leading brands, with solutions for any installation.

How should I install security lights?

LED floodlights should be installed in parts of your premises that are not well-lit at night. Sometimes referred to as LED wall lights, they are usually installed on a wall at a good height, to discourage any vandalism, and also so that their motion sensor can operate unhindered.

Outdoor or Indoor?

As they are meant to deter break-ins, LED floodlights are usually installed as outdoor security lights. As such, they normally have an IP Rating from IP54 to IP65 to protect them from the elements. However, a motion detector LED security light can also be useful for large indoor spaces, such as community halls and warehouses.

How does the sensor work?

Typically, a security light will have a motion sensor, allowing them to trigger when movement is detected.

• PIR Sensor
PIR, or Passive Infrared Sensor, react when there is an increase in infrared energy, such as might be caused by human body heat. In principle, a PIR wall light has the advantage of only triggering when a human is present, rather than to environmental interference. PIR security lighting is often used for outdoor applications.

• Microwave Sensor
Microwave sensors are a motion sensor that rely on an emitted pulse of microwaves being interrupted by a moving object. Though these sensors are very effective, they can be triggered by the detection of environmental movement, rather than that of an actual intruder.

• Day and Night Sensor
Sometimes a permanently well-lit area can deter potential intruders. In this case, day/night sensors detect a lack of daylight, and turn on the attached security lighting accordingly. The disadvantage of this lighting setup is that it requires more energy. To combat this, solar panel powered lights combined with day/night sensors are increasingly popular. Solar security lights charge during daylight hours, and then using that energy to sustain the lighting source during the night.

Day/night sensors are increasingly popular, charging the light during daylight hours, and then using that energy to sustain the lighting source during the night.

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Description Price Wattage Voltage IP Rating Number of LEDs Sensor Luminosity Colour Temperature Dimensions Height Life Hours Width Depth Solar Panel Series
RS Stock No. 791-8264
BrandRS PRO
$14.68
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120 W - IP44 - - - - 220 x 140 x 108 mm 220mm - 140 mm 108 mm - -
RS Stock No. 823-9916
Mfr. Part No.SS9849
$40.54
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50 W V IP64 4 Motion Sensor - - 113 x 85 x 50 mm 113mm - 85 mm 50 mm Yes Eco Wedge
RS Stock No. 706-7906
Mfr. Part No.SMS002
BrandSolar Mate
$318.18
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2.5 W - - 45 PIR - - 240 x 200 x 240 mm - - - - Yes -
RS Stock No. 823-9906
Mfr. Part No.SS7516
$61.73
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50 W - IP44 15 PIR 9000 mcd - 160 x 130 x 90 mm 160mm - 130 mm 90 mm Yes EVO15
RS Stock No. 766-0097
Mfr. Part No.LED200PIRB
$138.41
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8 W - IP44 2 PIR - - 183.3 x 165 x 61.5 mm 183.3mm - 165 mm 61.5 mm No -
RS Stock No. 826-3527
Mfr. Part No.LEDX10PIRWH
$91.61
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10 W 230 V ac IP55 - PIR 750 lm - 160 x 125 x 115 mm 160mm - 125 mm 115 mm - LED PIR
RS Stock No. 876-5159
Mfr. Part No.FLS130BK
$394.85
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130 W 230 V IP65 308 PIR 11600 lm 6000K 390 x 285 x 110 mm 390mm 25000h 285 mm 110 mm No FLS
RS Stock No. 826-3521
Mfr. Part No.LEDX20PIRWH
$145.70
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20 W 230 V ac IP55 - PIR 1325 lm - 160 x 175 x 115 mm 160mm - 175 mm 115 mm - LED PIR
RS Stock No. 826-3524
Mfr. Part No.LEDX30PIRB
$218.56
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30 W 230 V ac IP55 - PIR 2115 lm - 180 x 245 x 115 mm 180mm - 245 mm 115 mm - LED PIR
RS Stock No. 826-3511
Mfr. Part No.LEDX10PIRB
$109.27
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10 W 230 V ac IP55 - PIR 685 lm - 160 x 125 x 115 mm 160mm - 125 mm 115 mm - LED PIR
RS Stock No. 826-3515
Mfr. Part No.LEDX20PIRN
$145.70
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20 W 230 V ac IP55 - PIR 1260 lm - 160 x 175 x 115 mm 160mm - 175 mm 115 mm - LED PIR
RS Stock No. 826-3530
Mfr. Part No.LEDX30PIRWH
$183.21
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30 W 230 V ac IP55 - PIR 2310 lm - 180 x 245 x 115 mm 180mm - 245 mm 115 mm - LED PIR
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