What type of base is a regular light bulb?

Is E26 a standard light bulb base?

The most common type of light bulb here in the United States has what is referred to as a “Medium” base or “Standard” base. … A Medium or Standard base light bulb is also referred to as an E26 base light bulb.

Is a regular light bulb an A19?

The most commonly used A-series light bulb type is an A60 bulb (or its USC equivalent, the A19 bulb), which is 60 mm (19/8 in or 2 3/8 in) wide at its widest point and approximately 110 mm (4 3/8 in) in length.

What is a Type A bulb?

Type A bulbs, also called standard bulbs, are the classic, pear-shaped bulb. They’re used in both residential and commercial applications and screw in using an Edison screw. The most common of these bulbs are lamp bulbs or A19, which are used in all lamps, and A15 appliance bulbs.

Is A19 same as E26?

So to answer your questions in short, A19 and E26 is not the same. two different parts of the same bulb, but they are almost always combined. … “E26” on the other hand indicates what kind of base the bulb has. Most A19s will have an E26 base, but there are a few exceptions.

Is E26 the same as Type A?

“A” stands for Arbitrary — just the name of the shape that’s familiar to most of us. “19” refers to the size — in this case, 19/8″ (or 2 3/8″) across. E26 refers to the type and size of the base — the part that goes into the light socket.

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Is A19 bulb incandescent?

A19 Soft White Incandescent Light Bulbs.