NextLight LED grow lights use full spectrum, bright white light for a couple reasons. First, the NextLight spectrum encompasses the full spectrum of the trusted HPS 1000 and adds everything it lacks. Second, bright white light is easy to work under and enables you to easily detect any problems with your plants.

This is a myth perpetuated by LED manufacturers using proprietary purple spectrums. Click HERE for more information.

Simply put, no. Plants primarily utilize light within the visible light spectrum for plant growth. Therefore, NextLight base model products do not incorporate light outside the visible light spectrum; i.e. ultraviolet light and infrared light. For customers who desire UV and IR, we suggest using supplemental lighting. Click HERE for more information.

NextLight base model products do NOT come with dimmers. We suggest adjusting the hanging height of the fixture to obtain optimal coverage for different stages of growth. If you are experiencing height restrictions, dimmers can be added to most NextLight models for an additional fee.

For large commercial applications suggested hanging height may change. Do NOT hang fixtures lower than the minimum suggested hanging height, this may burn plants.

NextLight Mega Suggested Hanging Height

Flower: 12 - 24 inches (18 inches for most conditions)
Veg: 18 - 36 inches (Start high, adjust as plants acclimate)

NextLight Core Suggested Hanging Height

Flower: 8 - 18 inches (10 inches for most conditions)
Veg: 12 - 36 inches (Start high, adjust as plants acclimate)

NextLight Veg8 Switch Suggested Hanging Height

Flower: Not recommended
Veg: 12 - 24 inches (Start high, adjust as plants acclimate)

NextLight Mega: 95,000 Lumens

NextLight Core: 18,000 Lumens

NextLight Veg8 Switch: 24,000 Lumens

NextLight LED grow lights are designed to efficiently replace and outperform traditional grow lights. Below is a list of NextLIght products, adjacent are the traditional fixtures they are designed to replace.

NextLight Traditional
NextLight Mega, 650w 1000w DE HPS
NextLight Core, 190w 315w CMH
NextLight Veg8 Switch ,190w 450w 8 Tube T5

Yes, most NextLight products can be used in both flower and veg. See the suggested footprint FAQ for more information.

Generally speaking, NextLight products produce half the heat of the traditional grow lights they are designed to replace. Below is a list of NextLight products and their BTU output.

NextLight BTU Output
NextLight Mega, 650w 2,200
NextLight Core, 190w 640
NextLight Veg8 Switch, 190w 640

NextLight LED fixtures differ from traditional lighting fixtures which utilize a remote ballast. NextLight products are powered using self contained drivers. Just plug and play.

No, NextLight Commercial Series fixtures do not contain fans. These products are passively cooled by having adequate airflow in the environment. This innovation allows for a silent and highly efficient product experience.

All NextLight Commercial Series products are manufactured without a lens over their diodes for the purpose of increased light intensity.

All stock NextLight products are equipped with power plugs suitable for use in the United States. 120v models come with NEMA 5-15p and 240v models come with NEMA 6-15p. All stock NextLight products can be ran 100 - 277v. Please see your desired fixture’s product description for more information on power cords.

NextLight is a leading provider of the highest efficiency and quality LED grow lights. What makes NextLight products different from other grow lights on the market is the amount of usable light emitted by our fixtures relevant to the amount of energy consumed. NextLight products are backed by data. Most cheap LED manufacturers do not release relevant data about their products.

In addition, NextLight products are backed by the best 5 year FULL manufacturer warranty, 100,000 hour life rating, are UL listed and made in the USA.

All NextLight products are designed and manufactured in the USA, of US and imported parts.

All NextLight products are backed by UL, an independent safety science company. UL certifies all NextLight products for damp and dry conditions.

All NextLight products are backed by a 30-day money back guarantee.

NextLight Commercial Series fixtures are some of the most efficient products on the market and qualify for the best energy rebates with most energy providers. Please contact us for more information.

NextLight Commercial Series fixtures have a 100,000 hour life rating. This equates to 22 years for flowering and 15 years for vegetative situations before any noticeable intensity loss.

NextLight products come with a Five (5) Year Full Manufacturer's Warranty. For more information please visit the Warranty and Returns page.

NextLight products have varying suggested footprints. See the suggested footprint for each fixture below.

NextLight Fixture Flower Footprint Veg Footprint
NextLight Mega, 650w 5ft x 5ft 7ft x 7ft
NextLight Core, 190w 3ft x 3ft 4ft x 4ft
NextLight Veg8 Switch, 190w Not Recommended 2ft x 4ft

Everyone’s growing style is different. First, figure out what size plants you will be growing. Then, look up the suggested footprint of the NextLight fixture you are using. This should give you a realistic idea of how many plants you can grow under each fixture. Keep in mind, some plants can significantly increase in size throughout their life.

NextLight products are shipped via FedEx.

Yes, although all international shipments must be processed through one of our featured retailers. To obtain a shipping quote, please send your desired product and shipping address to one of our featured retailers.

No, NextLight products cannot be shipped to a P.O. box, unless shipped by a third party.

Orders received after 5:00 PM EST will be processed the next day. Orders will be processed and shipped within 3 business days depending on order volume. Some packages may be shipped separately to ensure fastest delivery. A tracking number will be sent to your email when your order has shipped.

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