SCTP Chinatown Pagoda

This modern interpretation of the traditional Chinese pagoda lantern was first used in New York's Chinatown Bowery neighborhood. The red and gold pagoda luminaire delivers symmetrical and asymmetrical light distribution via its prismatic globe, bringing the feeling of the orient to life. Features a high-strength cast aluminum structure and polycarbonate, or, acrylic globe. Right angled adapter style mounting. Optional photocell receptacle on top of right angled adapter.

SCTP is designed to utilize a wide range of light sources, including LED, High Intensity Discharge (HID), and others. These light source  families provide high efficiency in lumen output, service life and energy use.


The pagoda luminaire shall have a (4) sided canopy with a teardrop style fixture integrally mounted within the canopy. The fixture shall consist of a prismatic globe held in place with (3) solid catchs with thumb triggered secondary locks allowing easy access for relamping. Globe shall be captivated such that globe shall not disengage fixture body accidentally. All castings shall be from high-strength ASTM 356.1 aluminum.


Injection-molded polycarbonate, or, acrylic prismatic globe with specular internal reflector. Available in symmetrical and asymmetrical light distribution.

Available in a wide range of lamp choices and wattage ratings including High Intensity Discharge (HID) and Incandescent.


Meets UL 1598 for Safety. Luminaire shall have porcelain socket rated for 600V with 4kV pulse and uses a nickel-plated screw shell with spring-loaded center contact and lamp grips. Luminaires shall be prewired and factory tested. The ballast shall be a high power factor, constant wattage autotransformer type. The power factor shall be at least 90%.


To insure product durability, all exposed metallic surfaces shall be finished with a high performance coating consisting of high gloss Super Durable polyester powder coat paint to be applied utilizing a multistage process that includes phosphate pretreatment, electrostatic powder application, and convection curing. Paint shall be weather, corrosion, abrasion, and UV resistant in compliance with the American Architectural Manufacturers Association’s specification AAMA 2604-05. Color to be specified.


Side mounts using a cast aluminum right angled adapter which accepts up to Ø2” pipe (Ø2 3/8” OD) and has a 4” depth. Two (2) 3/8”-16 UNC stainless steel allen head cup point set screws secure luminaire to mounting arm.