Porta-Trace / Gagne 11 x 18" Light Box

Porta-Trace / Gagne 11 x 18" Light Box - Stainless Steel Frame and Two 5000K Lamps

Porta-Trace / Gagne 11 x 18" Light Box - Stainless Steel Frame and Two 5000K Lamps

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11 x 18" Light Box - The redesigned line of Gagne Porta-Trace light boxes virtually eliminates the "hot spots". The frames and reflectors combined with the thick Plexiglass top provide uniform and even lighting over the entire durable, stable viewing surface.

Durable Stainless Steel frame will maintain its attractive appearance for years
Excellent color rendering; Better light distribution
Over 42 years of experience and quality goes into each Porta-Trace unit
Bright even illumination with 5000K daylight tubes
Adjustable stand
May also be wall mounted
UPC: 613685010082
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Porta-Trace / Gagne 11 x 18" Light Box - Stainless Steel Frame and Two 5000K Lamps
  • One-Year Warranty
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    Porta-Trace / Gagne 1118-2C specs

    Viewing Size 9-7/8 x 17-5/16" (253 x 438mm)
    Overall Size 11 x 18-3/8 x 3" (279.4 x 463 x 76.2mm) (WLH)
    Lamp Type 5000K Fluorescent, 15 Watts each
    Number of Lamps 2
    Carry Handle Not Applicable
    Tilt Bar Yes
    Wall Mountable Yes
    Construction Stainless Steel
    Color Matte Silver
    Weight 7 lbs (3175g)
    Power Source Built-in AC cord
    Voltage 110V
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 7.1 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 21.0 x 11.9 x 3.6"

    Porta-Trace / Gagne 1118-2C reviews

    11 x 18" Light Box is rated 4.7 out of 5 by 20.
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from Should Have Bought It A Long Time Ago The surface can hold 2 sheets of 35mm negatives or slides side by side, making it so much easier to see an entire roll of film at the same time. I shoot 35mm black-and-white as well as colour slides. Previously I have been using things like the bedroom window, table lamps and battery-powered slide viewers. The ability to see the entire roll at the same time make a big difference and I wish I had bought it years ago. I know it's made of some metal, plastic and a few lamps and does not seem to worth this much money. That's what I had been telling myself over the years. However over the years I have not been able to find the time and effort to build one from scratch on my own. So there you go.
    Date published: 2008-06-02
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from Vast Improvement This light box is great for viiewing 2 pages of slides side by side. Evenly lit and bright, it is a joy to use, and a substantial improvement over my old one. When tilted, however, the slide pages fall off. it would help if there were a small lip preventing this, hence the 4 instead of five stars. The construction is strong, and has the feel of q quality product.
    Date published: 2009-08-03
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Wonderful tool! I work as a professional illustrator, and bought this lightbox a few weeks ago to help with altering and fine-tuning my sketches. So far it's been a great purchase! The lighting is very even, and the box turns on easily - just push and hold the button for a few seconds and the lights will come on reliably. The surface is also a great size - wide enough to comfortably work with my drawings. There really aren't any major downsides... I suppose if I had to pick on something it would be the wire legs that left scuff marks on my table. But that's not a major issue, nor does it alter the effectiveness of the product. Also, I do wish that this had a carrying handle, but really it works fine without one of those. All in all, I would recommend this light box!
    Date published: 2011-09-24
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great proofing box next to my scanner I needed to review slides and negatives before scanning and this works great. Good light and small size works in my work flow.
    Date published: 2012-06-12
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from porta-trace Gagne light box works Works as expected. A thinner design would be nice.
    Date published: 2008-06-30
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great for reviewing negatives It's sturdy, lightweight, and with two lamps instead of one it is plenty bright. I use this to review negative film before scanning. I am glad I got the 11x18 instead of the 10x12 since even the 11x18 seems smaller than I thought it would be.
    Date published: 2013-01-30
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from I would buy this product again Even light distribution. It has the right amount of light.
    Date published: 2011-02-07
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from VERY DECENT light box = is what it is = GOOD
    Date published: 2011-01-07
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