The Merlin™ Series  (click here for Product Options)

The MERLIN™ is an attractive, efficient alternative to lensed 2x4 troffers, with excellent distribution. We've designed this mini-troffer to deliver the distribution of a lensed unit, but with minimal footprint in the valuable ceiling space– it only intrudes 2” into the plenum! Use the MERLIN™ to replace three-lamp lensed T8 troffers, with only one lamp to maintain. The 3.125" lens extends 3/4" below the ceiling surface to wash the ceiling with light to reduce background contrast for visual comfort.

Excellent in corridors too!

The diminutive MERLIN™ allows balancing of fixture layouts in an off-centered ceiling grid – align it at the edge of a 2x4 tile space, or in the center. Integral tile flanges support the acoustic ceiling tiles. And installation is a snap (actually a 'click') with the attached TALON-Grip™ t-bar clip. Available in 2, 3, 4 and 5 foot lengths to fit any grid. Amazing results in offices, utility spaces, corridors and other grid ceiling applications. We even have a gyp flange kit option (GF) for installation into a hard ceiling.


Extruded aluminum housing with integral ballast heat-sink and integral tile support flanges. Ballast/wiring compartment easily accessed from below. Clear anodized standard finish. Comes complete with two Talon-Grip™ T-bar gripper clips for tooless attachment to ceiling grids.


HF electronic programmed start, multi-volt ballasts. Specify 120-277V or 347-480V. Dimming is available, too, line-voltage, 0-10V, even DALI. Seismic make-and-break captive rotor lamp sockets. Lamps are 85 CRI with .95 lumen maintenance over life, and are rated to 40,000 hours life at 12 hours per start. UL/CUL Damp Location Listed.


95% reflective microfritted aluminum roll-formed engineered T5 reflector. Clear impact-modified, linear-prismed snap-on acrylic obfuscation lens with smooth outer face for ease of cleaning.


The MERLINTM attaches to T-bar grid ceilings with two integral Talon-Grip™ T-bar gripper clips, and supports ceiling tiles with integral tile support flanges - no additional grid members needed. Slack wire anchor holes provided. Hard ceiling gyp flange kit option (GF) available.

Fixture Weight

MERLIN™ 4’-0” length: 4 lbs. 15 oz.