Lighting Lab

Welcome To The Lighting Lab!

Professor Phil A. Ment

Hailing from Jacksonville, Professor Phil A. Ment has a lifetime of world experiences to draw from in his role as lighting aficionado at Jackson Lighting and Electric Supply. Having joined the BulbTown team in 2007, Phil has been honing his lighting skills for more than a decade. Professor Phil A. Ment's credentials include a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from St. Leo University, he served in the U.S. Merchant Marine, served on an oceanographic research vessel and was a sommelier. Whenever Professor Phil isn't studying all things lighting, he enjoys camping, kayaking and spending time with family and friends.

How To Measure Fluorescent Tubes

Demonstrating Shatterproof Light Bulb

Understanding Lamp Life

Identifying Miniature Bulbs By Shape

What Is ANSI?

Identifying Tubular Fluorescent Bases

Bayonet Base Bulb Identification

Identifying Miniature Screw Bases

G23-2 and GX23-2 Base Comparison