Introducing the Next Generation

ELEMENT's New And Improved 3" Downlights

Since inception, Tech Lighting’s ELEMENT line of architectural downlights has continually innovated to meet the performance and functionality demands of professional lighting specifiers. Now, with a dramatic redesign of its core platforms, Tech Lighting is introducing the Next Generation of ELEMENT Downlights, which further improves upon ELEMENT's most popular features.

Improved Design and Performance

  • Housing size reduced by 60% (ELEMENT 3" Adjustable Housing)
  • Increased efficacy: 11% wattage reduction while maintaining lumen output
  • 2-step McAdam ellipses standard
  • Premium dimming: <1% standard for Triac/ELV
  • Driver options: Lutron Hi-Lume/Ecosystem and eldoLED compatible with all square and round, flanged and flangeless housings
  • Xicato Standard and Artist Series LED options
  • Best-in-Class Wall Wash
  • True 10° optic (19, 414 CBCP)
  • High output warm dim, <1% standard for Triac/ELV dimming (1300 lumens, 3000-1800K)
Next Generation Housing

Housing size reduced by 60%

outer blue shell references size of original E3 housing

Enhanced Quiet Ceiling Features

  • LED Module aiming mechanism hardware minimized and moved away from the aperature to reduce visibility from below the ceiling
  • Housing interior features low reflectance black paint to minimize flash and visibility of housing structure
  • Specular reflector shielding options to close interior visibility


  • Simple twist-off cap for optics change out
  • Easy-access LED module allows simple CCT changes or Warm Color Dimming upgrade from below the ceiling
  • 45° collar adjustment across the Next Gen 3" platform for precise alignment of square trims
International Association of Lighting Designers ISO - International Organization for Standards Energy Star Rated