Elco ELH8242E-EM

8" 42W Two Light Horizontal CFL Emergency Downlight with 120V/277V Electronic Ballast

Item # BCI1660995   |   Model # ELH8242E-EM   |  Horizontal CFL Housings Collection

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Elco ELH8242E-EM 8" 42W Two Light Horizontal CFL Emergency Downlight with 120V/277V Electronic Ballast

Elco Lighting’s high quality, affordable Exit and Emergency fixtures provide a variety of different styles and benefits designed to meet the requirements of any application. Dual voltage options (120 and 277 VAC), brown-out activation (unit automatically switches to emergency mode if supply voltage drops below 80%), automatic low-voltage disconnect, thermal protection, short circuit protection and reverse polarity protection are just a few of the important standardized features of these products.


  • Provides 90 minutes of emergency operation during total or isolated power failure
  • 650 lumen light output in emergency mode from single CFL lamp
  • Emergency frame-in module includes electronics and battery
  • Hanger bars not included (order CH26 or FB27 hanger bars or use 0.5" EMT pipe)
  • Dual voltage: 120V/277V
  • Electronic ballast


  • Lamp: (2) 32W-42W CFL (Not Included)
  • Ceiling cutout: 8"
  • Dimensions: 6.625"H x 9"W
  • Trim outside diameter: 9"
  • UL listed
  • Compatible with the following Elco trims: EL827 (CFL), EL831 (CFL), EL841 (CFL), EL843 (CFL), EL882 (CFL), EL889 (CFL)

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