The Micro-Brite BR30 is an 8W compact fluorescent that can replace incandescent lamps. Designed with the hospitality industry in mind, it is suitable for indoor or outdoor use in table lamps, recessed cans, general area lighting, and signage. Cold cathode technology provides full dimming, while delivering brighter, higher color temperatures and reduced energy consumption. The lamp has a minimum length of 5 3/8 inches and an 18,000-hour life.