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Humanscale EL Element Classic 5 Watt MCX LED Light

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Humanscale Element Classic EL 5 Watt MCX LED Task Light


Humanscale Element LED Technology Ergonomic Task Lighting





Description of Humanscale Element Classic:


Featuring advanced LED technology, the Element Classic and Element 790 combine aesthetics with unmatched lighting performance. Using only six watts to produce incandescent lighting levels, the Element series boasts a 50,000-hour lifespan - 25 years of daily use in a typical 9-to-5 office environment. The upgraded Element 790 version also offers an expanded color palette and an intuitive dimmer control to offer seven levels of light intensity and greater energy savings.





Features of Humanscale Element Classic:


  • World’s first task light series to employ groundbreaking MCX LED Technology.
  • Perfect internal counterbalance provides fingertip adjustability.
  • Made of up to 81% recycled and 99% recyclable content.
  • Heat-dispersing design provides unique, modern aesthetic.
  • Designed to easily fit under overhead bins and on virtually any desktop work space.
  • 20 mounting options, including panel mounts for systems furniture.
  • Folds away when not in use.
  • Universal power supply.
  • Interchangeable plug options for worldwide compatibility.




Specifications of Humanscale Element Classic:



  • Lifespan: 50,000 hours (L70).

  • Efficiency: 50 lm/w.

  • Correlated Color Temperature: Neutral White 3500 Kelvin.

  • LED Driver Board; constant current driver (CCD) at 85% efficiency.

  • Color Rendering Index: 85.

  • Lumens: 250.



  • Maximum reach: 28 inches.

  • Maximum height: 28 inches.

  • Working height: 18 inches.

  • 90° head rotation (side-to-side).

  • 135° head tilt (front-to-back).

  • 360° swivel from base.

  • Runs on 100- to 240-Volt power.

  • CE/RoHS/WEEE compliant and worldwide certification.


Warranty Information:

  • 5-years, 24/7 - including light source functionality.




Sustainability of Humanscale Element Classic:


The performance of the Element Classic and Element 790 is unmatched in terms of environmental efficiency, lifespan and overall impact.

Both task lights consume just six watts of power to produce incandescent lighting levels. The upgraded Element 790 uses as little as 0.5 watts at its dimmer's lowest light setting.


Recycled & Recyclable Content:

The Element desk lights are constructed primarily from environmentally friendly recycled aluminum and recyclable plastic. Both are made of up to 81% recycled content, are 99% recyclable and are shipped in 70% recycled packaging.


Earn LEED Credits:

By using The Element series as your lighting solution, you can contribute to a number of LEED-CI, -NC and -EB credits.

  • Humanscale’s Element and Element 790 each contain 68% LEED recycled content.


Commercial Interiors

New Construction Existing Buildings: Operations and Maintenance

Energy & Atmosphere

Credit 1.1
Optimize Energy Performance,
Lighting Power



Materials & Resources

Credit 3.3
Resource Reuse, 30%
Furniture & Furnishings

Credit 4.1
Recycled Content, 10%

Credit 4.2
Recycled Content, 20%

Credit 3.1
Materials Reuse, 5%

Credit 3.2
Materials Reuse, 10%

Credit 4.1
Recycled Content, 10%

Credit 4.2
Recycled Content, 20%


Indoor Environment Quality

Credit 6.1
Controllability of Systems,

Credit 6.1
Controllability of Systems,

Credit 2.2
Occupant Comfort:
Occupant-Controlled Lighting






Option 1 : Color


  • Silver

  • White (with Silver Accents)





Option 2 : Mount Style


C Clamp Mount

G Clamp with Grommet Cover

K 2-Piece Clamp

B Element Desktop Base

C Clamp: For grommet or edge mount. Fits surfaces up to 2" thick and grommet holes 2" or more in diameter. G Clamp with Grommet Cover: For grommet holes 2"-3.25" in diameter. K 2-Piece Clamp: Requires minimum 1/4” clearance between desk and wall or panel. B Element Desktop Base: 8" diameter




Literature (Please open the following documents for more technical information)


Humanscale Element Classic EL 5-Watt MCX LED Light - Installation Instructions

- pdf

Humanscale Element Classic EL 5-Watt MCX LED Task Light Hang Tag Instructions

- pdf

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Model EL Element Classic
Manufacturer Humanscale
Part Number Element Classic EL
Mounting Options Desk Mounts

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