Since its introduction in 2004, Sensibulb™ remains the brightest output LED cabin light bulb of its kind, making it a practical, state-of-the-art replacement for incandescent bulbs in cabin or RV fixtures.  The Sensibulb is brighter than halogen and xenon bulbs without the hazardous heat, high power consumption or UV emissions.  It uses the latest LED technology and SCAD's proprietary circuitry, superior thermal management and fully adaptable mounting system for cabin dome lights and reading lights. Sensibulb's unique design ensures it will remain bright over its life , guaranteed. 

 Features & Benefits:

  • Soft warm light 
  • Brighter than most halogens used onboard
  • Very Low power consumption - Uses only 20% of the power of standard cabin light bulbs!
  • Low heat - <150 degrees F
  • Broad 120° focus
  • 50,000-hour life expectancy
  • Plugs in horizontally for dome lights or vertically for reading lights.
  • Low glare - great for reading!
  • No harmful UV emissions - easy on the eyes
  • Built-in filter eliminates radio interference - your SSB, phone, GPS and VHF radio will not be interfered with
  • Plugs into G4 halogen bulb sockets or use available adaptors for bayonet
  • Fits in most overhead dome lighting fixtures (measures 1.00" L x 1.00" W x 5/8" H)
  • Fits in most berth / reading lamps - comfortable low-glare for reading
  • Built in dimmer logic works with most standard dimmers or our optional mini-dimmer
  • Also available in chart-reading Red


  • Size: 1.00" x 1.00" x 5/8"
  • Weight: 0.015 oz (10g)
  • Typical Current Usage: 0.16 Amps(warm) - 0.2 Amps(cold)
  • Voltage Range: 10-32 Volts DC
  • Typical Operating Temperature: 140°-150°F
  • Radio Interference: 0.00
  • Ultra Violet Emissions: 0.00


  • I LOVE the Sensibulbs! I can turn on all the cabin lights and the ammeter hardly registers any change. And the light is bright and warm. Great job!! 
    Page G., S/V Watercolor, Port Canaveral, FL
  • I purchased my first Sensible a couple of years ago, and thought it was the best bulb I've ever owned. But I have just received one of the new Sensible which is much brighter, a bit smaller and very easy to install. I now have a new "Best Bulb I've Ever Owned" 
    Jim, Palm Springs,California
  • "WOW!!!! Worth the wait. This is GREAT!!! I will be sending you another order shortly. Thanks." 
    Jeff S/V Calypso Westsail 32
  • "The folks at Sailor’s Solutions have done some impressive developmental work to produce a unit that is optimized for temperature and light color output."
    - Ocean Navigator, September 2007 Click here to see the full article.
  • "I was most impressed with the Sensibulb’s ability to produce an equivalent and broadly distributed amount of light when compared to the incandescent bulbs."
    - WoodenBoat Review, September 2006 
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  • "Sensibulb™ is thoughtfully designed and well-constructed."
    - Soundings August 2006
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  • "Just wanted to let you know that the new bulb was worth the wait. I liked the Sensibulb and love the Sensibulb™ 2. It's everything that you said it would be."
    - Greg Kerlin - s/v Bacchante, Island Packet 350
  • "The Sensibulb™ LED is truly amazing. I have installed 34 Sensibulbs replacing all my Halogens and fluorescent. No heat, warm color and a dramatic improvement to my power consumption. 
    - Jeff S/V Lazy Bones in Tahiti
  • "I wouldn't buy them if I didn't think they were the best things out there" 
    - Greg Peterson, S/v Yankee Dreamer (Perry '47)
  • "Finally, an LED Light with Some Warmth - Sensibulb™ produced ample light to illuminate the berth. We could easily read Practical Sailor (strangely, there was no paper glare), even when we were 10 feet away and at an angle of about 90 degrees from the light’s center."
    - Practical Sailor
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  • "There really is something new out there; a way to go with LED lights and not have to feel like you're living in an operating room; a soft warm light with low energy consumption that uses your existing fixtures."
    - Latitudes and Attitudes
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  • "Super, nice color. They light up the main saloon and don't draw zip!"
    - Herb Staruch, S/v Mezzaluna
  • "The brightness and color is just perfect! Installs in less than a minute"
    - Chris Obrien s/v West Wind
  • "The Sensibulb™ easily outperformed my cold cathode lights with better color quality and brightness"
    - Mark Hooper
  • "Exactly what I was looking for"
    - P. Chabot (aboard his Gozzard '36)

Size: 1" x 1" x 5/8"

Retail Packaging

 Retail POS Display

Used in Reading Lights

Used in Dome Lights