LED Bulbs For Navigation Lights

A few days ago I received an email asking about the use of the new LED replacement bulbs in navigation light fixtures. The query came in from the general manager of a high-end, full service boatyard on Chesapeake Bay. This manager was concerned that there may be a problem with the use of these bulbs as it might have the potential to alter the characteristics of the navigation lights. You see, navigation lights are required under Federal law to meet established criteria for color, range of ...