Continuous Recessed

BLOCK, with its classic architectural form factor, stands as an unwavering workhorse among linear systems. It distinguishes itself on two fronts by setting new benchmarks in both lumen output and efficacy. Embodying precision, BLOCK fulfills its specification promises with finesse. Virtually every component offers multiple options, empowering designers to meticulously tailor luminaires to suit the unique demands of any space. BLOCK embodies the epitome of an architectural system, an unequivocal choice for those seeking adaptability across a spectrum of performance criteria and budget constraints.


Tech Specs




Powder coated.


Opal acrylic.


Luminaires mount directly over J box (by others).

Remote emergency

Emergency option provides a 1.5 hour (3hours for EU) emergency lighting facility. The remote system includes the inverter module, NiCad batteries and a remote wall/ceiling LED charge indicator and test switch. Maximum distance between wall/ceiling plate and luminaire is 15' (4.5m). Test switch fits a single gang box (not supplied).


HPF electronic drivers for 120-277V, 347V (EU-240V). The driver is integral to the fixture housing.


Can be integrated into your data network via Power over Ethernet (PoE) connectivity.


For circadian lighting, consult factory.

Reported L70 @25°C (77°F)

> 60,000 hrs @ 1400 lumens/ft (4600 lumens/m)

Estimated L70 @25°C (77°F)

> 165,000 hrs @ 1400 lumens/ft (4600 lumens/m)

Delivered lumens

Delivered lumens & LPW based on 4000K, CRI 80+.

Tunable White

Tunable white available, consult factory.


Damp Rated.



US Design Patent Pending.


  • ETL
  • CE
  • Grounding
  • Damp Location (Indoor Use)
  • Mounting Suited On Flammable Surfaces
  • IP 20

Mounting & Optics

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