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GE Revel light bulb, 75 Watt (Halogen capsule)
Furniture, Furnishings & Decorations
Indoor Lighting
Light Bulbs (627)
GE Lighting    
GE
 
 
This is to report that GE Revel 75 watt light bulbs (there is a halogen capsule inside) are prone to exploding. So, far I've had 3 of these bulbs explode in a bathroom light fixture. Prior two times the light was on and no one was in the room at the time. Today, the bulb exploded while I was in the bath room. The halogen capsule fails and then outer glass envelope explodes into thousands of pieces and glass dust, and phosphorous dust. It's only because the bulb was shielded by a decorative glass panel that I was not injured.

This was not due to a power surge. This is a product flaw.
3/1/2020
Home/Apartment/Condominium 
Incident, No Injury
Self
Male
67 years
Yes
No
No
Mfgr does not make it easy to lodge a complaint.
No
No
File NameDescription
IMG_5082[1].JPG Exploded bulb
IMG_5084[1].JPG Glass shards with GE label

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