The Midtherm Solatube offers an alternative to conventional lighting by delivering a natural daylight source from roof-mounted terminals into the building below. It is used in offices, schools or workspaces.
The Midtherm Solatube utilises and disperses, at 97% reflectivity, a constant source of free, natural daylight. It has the potential to provide 75% saving in in energy bills over common electrical systems and energy-saving lighting panels.
Natural lighting can also increase staff productivity and reduce absenteeism.
The unit requires no maintenance and can be fitted to any roof surface including pitched, flat, Kalzip-profile steel sheeting, tile corrugations, concrete and pressed steel types.
The most popular dimension is 250mm (10"), which is suitable for corridors and small offices.
The 355mm (14") Solatube is suited to classrooms and small conference rooms.
The largest Solatube, 530mm (21"), is best suited to industrial areas with ceiling heights of 3-4m. Multiple units are commonly installed for large rooms or halls.