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Dec 29, 5:22pm - #361171 
cut off lines stock vs M-tec

Hello,

I placed a pair of Eurodezigns bulbs (8500 k) in my Celica. They look good, BUT.

I think the stock bulbs (Osram 64210L) produce better light. Yes the stock burns at 3330 k but they always reflect. The reflection of the eurodezigns depends on the color and material of the object, sometimes the reflect very good, sometimes bad.

My real disappointment are the cut off lines of the Eurodezigns. The are not that clear. The stock light produce a very clear cut off, do the M-tecs give the same sharp/clear cut off lines as the stock bulbs (Osram 64210L)? Or is the only upgrade (not HID) Osram Silverstar (64210SVS)?

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Dec 29, 11:44pm - #361172 
Garage Articles & Guides >> Featured Articles >> Re: [EXTERIOR] MTEC Lighting - Total FYI
https://www.celicahobby.com/ubbthreads/thread.f_1862374707_0_collapsed_5__1.html


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Dec 29, 11:47pm - #361173 
so you dislike your Eurodezigns bulbs? I was thinking about getting their yellow fog lights. Yo Isaac, do you sell MTEC fogs in yellow?


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Dec 29, 11:55pm - #361174 
^^^ Sorry.. only what is listed in the online store


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Dec 30, 12:47am - #361175 
No problem. Thanks!


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Dec 30, 4:43am - #361176 
I don't dislike them. The color rate is to high (8500k). Therefor the lightbeam is not so clear. And the are very cheap (H7 are 12 dollar)

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Dec 30, 10:38am - #361177 
well the higher you go, the less visible the light output is. although the color of the beam might be more of a blue tint or purple tint, but that does not mean that it'll be brighter.

Mtecs and stock bulbs give great visiblity output. thumbsup


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Jan 2, 2:13pm - #361178 
Isaac, doe you have information like (the Celica stock bulb)
http://catalog.myosram.com/srvc/z_catalog/!?~langauge=DE&~country=DE&it_p=4050300437897

for the Mtec's/ On the Internet i can't find the official web site off Mtec

By the way, do you deliver to Holland

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Artikelnummer 64210L
Bauartgenehmigungsnummer E1 23G
ECE Kategorie H7
SAE-Kategorie H7
Sockel PX26d

Technik - Elektrische Angaben
Nennleistung in Watt 55 W
Nennspannung in Volt 12 V

Technik - Lichttechnische Daten
Lichtstrom in Lumen 1500 lm +/- 10 %
Lichtstrom in Lumen (Pr1/4fspannung 13,2V) 1500 lm +/- 10 %

Technik - Farben
Farbtemperatur in Kelvin 3330 K

Technik - Geometriedaten
Wendeldimensionen in mm 4.1 / 1.5 mm

Technik - Lebensdauer
B3 bei Pr1/4fspannung 13,2 V in Stunden 450 h
B3 bei Pr1/4fspannung 13,5 V in Stunden 330 h
B3 bei Pr1/4fspannung 14,0 V in Stunden 200 h
B50 bei Pr1/4fspannung 13,2 V in Stunden 860 h
B50 bei Pr1/4fspannung 13,5 V in Stunden 630 h
B50 bei Pr1/4fspannung 14,0 V in Stunden 370 h
Tc bei Pr1/4fspannung 13,2 V in Stunden 930 h
Tc bei Pr1/4fspannung 13,5 V in Stunden 680 h
Tc bei Pr1/4fspannung 14,0 V in Stunden 400 h

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Jan 2, 2:34pm - #361179 
sorry, I don't know how to read Swedish - but the information you are probably looking for is already posted onto each of the product's pages...
https://www.celicahobby.com/catalog/product_info.php?cPath=28&products_id=116

as of this date, we do not currently ship to Holland


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Jan 2, 2:43pm - #361180 
hey isaac, I know it's a bit off topic, but what's the differnce between the MTEC and the PIAA?

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Jan 2, 2:54pm - #361181 
Originally Posted by FloydianSlip6
hey isaac, I know it's a bit off topic, but what's the difference between the MTEC and the PIAA?


the difference between $20/set of MTEC and $70/set of PIAA tongue

Other than the fact that both are light bulbs and they come with the same warranty that all light bulbs come with - I haven't compared the two side by side before... Although, a pair of Silverstars was provided by ct so we can do side-by-side comparisons between the two brands thumbsup


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Jan 2, 5:29pm - #361182 
I'm thinkin PIAA might be the way to go then... I just don't want to mess up the harness or wiring.

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Jan 2, 6:21pm - #361183 
WHy spend the extra money on Piaa when its probably not worth it confused confused

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Jan 2, 6:55pm - #361184 
i've heard bad reviews about MTEC and I already have two PIAA bulbs that aren't installed.

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Jan 3, 1:55pm - #361185 

Celica stock bulb in English version
http://catalog.myosram.com/srvc/z_catalog/!?~langauge=EN&~country=DE&it_p=4050300437897


Isaac, i'am curious about the comparisons between the Mtec and Silverstar.
I agree PIAA are mush to expensive

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Jan 3, 4:00pm - #361186 
the difference i saw with MTEC and PIAA is the color of the light output..
both considerably the same brightness, but MTEC had that real whitish/blue to them
while the PIAA extreme white are just pure white.
BOTH same brightness, it's just a preference.


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