Since 1978 Dan White has been designing and producing one of the finest Strobe Light systems for ultralight type aircraft. His designs are powered by the engines own AC lighting coils. VERY SIMPLE!! In December 2002 Air-Tech, Inc. became the manufacture and distribution point of this very fine line of Strobe Systems. Mr. White will now pursue his dream of building a very light weight 25 mph bi-plane that was inspired from the book Illusions by Richard Bach.
The Illusion Strobe system has maintained it’s solid reputation in the ultralight industry by constantly delivering a quality package with expert customer service. The unique function of this system along with its 25 year resiliency is testament of Mr. Whites occupation as a Professor of Electrical Engineering.
Here’s the poop:
THIS UNIT WORKS ON ALL ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS
*Has no effect on the charging or electrical system.
*Works on a simple lighting coil system only…without a regulator or
will work along with a complex battery charging system…with a regulator
Designed for most Light plane engines….. Rotax, HKS, Hirth, Zenoah, MZ……
<<<<TWO YEAR MANUFACTURE WARRANTY>>>>
THE BRIGHTEST AC POWERED STROBE LIGHT AVAILABLE
25 JOULES (watt-second) and yet…
It is the most efficient strobe light available because…
It uses only the power that is normally wasted by a voltage regulator…
Unlike automobile regulators, U.L. regulators short to ground OR
dump all the current that is not used with the battery, wasting 4 to 15 amps and
that is why this strobe is so BRIGHT.
Will NOT drain battery and, in fact, NO BATTERY IS NEEDED !!
Can be connected directly to the lighting coil, NO voltage regulator is required
Uses the yellow wires out of the engine OR any 2 to 14 amp AC power source.
Detailed instructions simplify installation.
Construction of the Strobe Head is a solid white PVC base with an Optically clear polycarbonate Freznel lens. The power supply units are housed in an aluminum chassis box with a gray satin finish. Internal components are mounted using an industrial potting compound. The boxes are semi sealed and water resistant.
Mounting the Strobe Head is accomplished using the stainless steel mounting tab attached to the base of the head. The power supply box is equipped with two rubber coated gripper clamps with velcro safeties. These clamps will attach to 1″. 1-1/8″ or 1-1/4″ diameter tubing.
Custom mounts are available…..send us your ideas and we’ll make it happen.
Size Strobe head….4″ long x 2″ diameter 6 oz.
Single Power Supply….5-1/2″ X 3″ X 2-1/4″ 1.8 lbs
Dual Power Supply……5″ X 4″ X 3″ 2.7 lbs
Note: All power supply wires are 5′ Long.
*Any wire can be a custom length at no extra charge