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Overview

Model # CD-5718-BK Store SKU # 1000518636

The 270 Degree Outdoor Motion Security Light is perfect for large areas. Motion security light with a robust feature technology offering DualBrite 2-Level Lighting, Alert Flash Security and Bulb Life extending technology. The light has easy installation and consumer-friendly adjustable settings for proper light direction and sensor detection areas. This light offers features that promotes energy usage and durable construction for long lasting operation.

  1. DualBrite 2-level lighting which offers accent lighting for selected time when no motion present and full bright light for security purpose when motion is detected
  1. Lighting modes which allows light to be in alert flash mode promoting 2-quick flashes of light before going into constant lighting mode for security and bulb saving technology function of bulb saver
  1. Selectable motion timer of (test, 1, 5, 20 minutes) to optimize energy usage when motion is detected
  1. Durable metal base construction for long lasting performance and light shields provide bulb protection for long life bulb
  1. Adjustable lamp heads and motion sensor for directional aiming capability and photo cell ensures night time operation only for efficient energy usage
  1. Manual override option allows light to operate constantly for selected period of time

Specifications


Lighting Features

Motion Sensor


Bulb Type

Halogen

Dimensions

Assembled Depth (in inches)
8.5
Assembled Height (in inches)
13
Assembled Weight (in lbs)
1.8
Assembled Width (in inches)
17
Packaged Depth (in inches)
5.62
Packaged Height (in inches)
10.12
Packaged Weight (In lbs)
2.5
Packaged Width (in inches)
7.62

Details

Brightness (Lumens)
0
Bulb Base Code
E26
Bulb Shape Code
PAR38
Bulb Type
Halogen
Certified
Country of Origin
CN-China
Fixture Colour/Finish
Black
Fixture Colour/Finish Swatch
Black
Lighting Features
Motion Sensor
Number of Lights
2
Power Source
Hardwired
Quantity per Pack
1
Security Light Type
Flood lights & Spot light
Works with (Smart Home)
No Smart Feature

Warranty / Certifications

10 Year Warranty
270 Degree Black Motion Sensing Security LightDefiant 270 Degree Black Motion Sensing Security LightThe 270 Degree Outdoor Motion Security Light is perfect for large areas. Motion security light with a robust feature technology offering DualBrite 2-Level Lighting, Alert Flash Security and Bulb Life extending technology. The light has easy installation and consumer-friendly adjustable settings for proper light direction and sensor detection areas. This light offers features that promotes energy usage and durable construction for long lasting operation.
Defiant
1000518636
270 Degree Black Motion Sensing Security Light is rated 3.7 out of 5 by 24.
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Rated 1 out of 5 by from Terrible! My 25 year old security light's sensor finally died so I bought this system to replace it. I hired a certified electrician to come to my house to take the old one down and install this one. After he installed it and tried to get it working he told me he couldn't get the lamps to work, but perhaps that was because it was full daylight. He advised me to keep the box it came in because he had a feeling that it was defective. He knew there was power to the sensor because the red light flashed, but after installing brand new bulbs and fiddling around with the "test" system for half and hour, he couldn't get the "flash" of light that its supposed to give. I tried it that evening and again the next evening - nothing. What a waste of time and money! They sure don't make them like they used to. This is complete garbage!
Date published: 2021-09-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Good as motion-sensing room-light switches. I removed the light sockets that came with them, and wired their sensing units as switches, to control the lights in my garage. Just one unit was adequate over the 9 metre length of my garage, but I use two of them, at opposite ends of my garage, in parallel, for quicker response when I enter. The usual indoor motion-sensing light switches are not intended to work below 0°C, but these units have worked for me down to -20°C, and are probably good at even lower temperatures. I put black tape over the light sensors, on the bottoms of the bottoms of the sensing units, because they are designed to be inhibited by even relatively dim ambient light, but I want the lights to switch on at any time when I am there.
Date published: 2020-07-30
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Simply horrible. Curse the day I bought this. Bought this to replace a simple motion sensor light that had bit the dust after 10 years. Worked ok at first but never as it should. Light would stay on all night no matter which adjustment you made. Figured I'd just live with it. As it got colder it would start off in the dim mode, go to full brightness then out. But now that it is cold out (anything coder than -15) it does not come on at all! Nothing. Red lights blinks but nothing. Bought in September, wish I had kept my bill or this thing would be back at HD real fast. Won't be buying any Defiant lighting any time soon.
Date published: 2021-12-26
Rated 4 out of 5 by from No Instructions Bought this item and installed in June 2018. Like the large base to cover a poor box installation and that it was all metal construction. Instructions were not in the box and all stickers on the product were in 3 languages, none of them English. Fortunately, installation is straight forward and it was easily done. I like to keep instructions, especially for the settings, for future reference. Have spent 1/2 hour on line and can't find a manufacturer's source for downloading instructions. Everything Defiant comes back to Home Depot but they don't provide that ability to get instructions.
Date published: 2018-06-30
Rated 2 out of 5 by from defective range setting The light only works at the very lowest sensitivity on the range. Otherwise stays on continuously. Already caulk/sealed into place. Too much time and trouble to remove, return, reinstall.
Date published: 2021-06-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Good detection coverage Good coverage--seems to detect motion over a wide range.
Date published: 2020-08-21
Rated 1 out of 5 by from JUNK this product doesnt deserve any stars it doesnt work its going back they better take it back i lost my reciept.
Date published: 2014-07-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Working well Works well. Mid range on sensor sensitivity for this light 10' above the ground is working well. Use smaller bulbs so light is less intense.
Date published: 2021-01-29
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Can I replace Halogen bulb with LED ?

Asked by: dk123
Yes
Answered by: HeathCo
Date published: 2024-01-31

Does this fixture have an option to set it to be non-motion detectable but controlled by switch? I'd like to have the option to have it control by the switch when comes on / off yet I want to be able to set it to be motion detectable if needed.

Asked by: Tanya
I believe if you put the on time switch to test, then it will turn off and on with a switch. I did a short test and that seemed to work, but I honestly don't know how long it would stay on that position. The instructions I have say it has a manual mode, but they don't actually reference how to turn that on.
Answered by: Dpoynter
Date published: 2022-11-17

MANY QUESTIONS: Are bulbs included? Can the "Alert Flash Security" feature be turned off? What is minimum temperature for this to work? Is it 120W Halogen for one bulb or combined? Is the low-level Dualbrite level 50% of "full on" power?

Asked by: Snowman999
Bulbs are not included... I purchased 13 W LED ( = 120 W Halogen) bulbs, but you can put 120W bulbs in each side. I find the LED bulbs are really bright and last a long time. I have Alert Flashing Security turned off and I just set how long I want the light to stay on if motion is detected (Ex. 1 minute, 5 minutes, etc.) DualBrite® is a patented, optional feature that allows the light to provide low-level, accent lighting at approximately 50% of the watts of the bulb until motion is detected. Not sure if there is a minimal temperature, but I have never has a problem with these lights in Winter time in Ontario.
Answered by: Kenjg
Date published: 2022-04-30

If I use led bulbs do they have to be dimmable?  

Asked by: Fixed
LED bulbs must be dimmable with fixture
Answered by: HeathCo
Date published: 2021-05-12

I cannot get my Defiant Security light to trigger on. Bulbs are new, wiring correct, red light flashing says power is there, works perfectly in 'test' mode. Trigger is sporadic but mostly inoperable.

Asked by: Doug
Hello, So that we can assist with troubleshooting, please contact technical support at 1-800-858-8501.
Answered by: HeathCo
Date published: 2022-01-10

Is this fixture NEMA 4-rated? How suitable it is for installation under the suffit? The fixture will not be installed on the suffit directly but on the electrical box behind the suffit.

Asked by: Tanya
Thank you for your inquiry, this unit is indeed able to be installed under a soffit, however keep in mind the the lights should always be facing down.
Answered by: Globe Electric
Date published: 2022-11-15

What is the range (not coverage) in degrees for this?

Asked by: Boggie
Hello, So that we can better assist you with this question please contact technical support at 1-800-858-8501.
Answered by: HeathCo
Date published: 2021-12-08

Can I program this model such that I could have Christmas lights on for 5 to 6 hours a night during the Christmas season and then work as a normal sensor for the rest of the year?

Asked by: Dale
Hi there, thank you for your inquiry! The dualbrite feature can be on from dusk to dawn or 3 - 6 hours, this will keep the lights on dim and brighten once motion is detected.
Answered by: Globe Electric
Date published: 2023-10-24
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