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Darklite 38E/45/6AA

Functionrecessed accent light, downlight

SourceIncandescent,  LED
retrofit LED,  wirelessly tunable LED

ManufacturerFor retrofit PAR38 LED lamp

Apertureround 6"

Depth11 3/4″

Footprint18 3/16" x 14 7/8"

Net Weight24 lbs

AvailabilityShips In Days

Highest Source Output



85 CRI,  90 CRI,  95 CRI


tunable,  2700K,  3000K


Fast Shipping


iOS app,  Android app

Product Remarks

  • Darklite 38E/40/6AA is a 6” aperture adjustable accent light designed for use with PAR-38 spot or flood lamps.

  • Fixture has been checked for fit and initial operation with two PAR LED retrofit lamps, supplied by others:

  • Provides 358° horizontal lamp rotation and 0 – 45° angular lamp adjustment with lockable focus. The reflector is cut at 40° for optimal performance.

  • Precise reflector design minimizes aperture brightness.

  • Learn more about the features and benefits. 

Our Made in USA factory uses handcrafted and computerized techniques to transform steel, aluminum, and other metals into durable luminaires.


Application Notes

  • Fxture is UL listed for Damp Location. Fixture is prewired with thermal protector, suitable for use in a fire rated ceiling, and approved for ten #12 wire 90°C branch circuit pull-through wiring for use in non-residential construction. 

  • Fixture is compatible with recommended retrofit LED lamps at the time of testing (2018). For complete compatibility information, contact factory.

  • Retrofit LED lamps are easier to service and upgrade if desired after installation.  Learn more about our retrofit LED lamp options.

  • Please note that wireless LED lamp range is variable based on site conditions. 

Additional Options

  • When used with our Optical Accessory Holder, Darklite 38/45/6AA accepts one or two of a number of Optical Accessories including lenses, color filters, a UV filter and light reduction screens. 
  • Plaster ring allows use of 6 7/8” OD Trim Flush (-TF) reflector in sheetrock ceiling; 7 3 /16” dia hole required
  • 277/120 volt step-down transformer, 300 watt maximum
  • See external reflector color swatches; consult spec sheet for availability. 

  • Optional reflectors are available for two special conditions:
    • 20° cut downlight reflector, for downlight appearance when lamp adjustment is of 0° to 15°
    • 20° cut accent light reflector, for use as a downlight in a 15° to 25° sloped ceiling



  • CONC-: fixture suitable for poured-in-place concrete; add CONC- as prefix to Product Code.
  • EXP-: 100-watt `European-style´ install-from-below fixture; add EXP- as prefix to Product Code.
  • +2”CLG: fixture suitable for installation in 2” thick ceiling material; add +2”CLG to Product Code.
  • +TR: fixture prepared for top re-lamping; add +TR to Product Code.
  • +DOD: fixture suitable for high humidity environments; add +DOD to Product Code.
  • +MAR: reflector suitable for marine environments; add +MAR to Product Code.



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