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Diode Dynamics Stage Series 3″ SAE/DOT Yellow Sport LED Pod (Pair)

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Introducing the Diode Dynamics Stage Series 3″ SAE/DOT Yellow Sport LED Pod (Pair)! Featuring higher output intensity than any other 3” light on the market, these LED pods have been designed for maximum functionality, with custom-engineered TIR optics shining in highly useful beam patterns, all in a durable package.

Introducing the Diode Dynamics Stage Series 3″ SAE/DOT Yellow Sport LED Pod (Pair)! Featuring higher output intensity than any other 3” light on the market, these LED pods have been designed for maximum functionality, with custom-engineered TIR optics shining in highly useful beam patterns, all in a durable package.

Focused. Traditional optics like reflectors or simple lenses lose light internally and to glare, so not all of the light shines on target. Instead, the custom-engineered TIR optic in the SS3 collects all of the light from the LED, and directs it only where you need it, drastically reducing glare and improving total efficiency.

From there, while other options on the market lose as much as 10% of the light output shining through an outer lens, the custom-molded TIR optic in the SS3 serves as both the optic and main lens for greater efficiency and light output (patent pending). Thanks to this innovative feature, when coupled with high-intensity LED chips, the total intensity of the SS3 is much greater than other LED pods using basic optics or reflectors with a standard outer lens.

Functional Patterns. All Stage Series beam pattern options were designed with optical simulation modeling, to shape the output in a highly-functional beam pattern. No matter what your auxiliary lighting needs are, there is a Stage Series optic for you! Click here to learn more: Beam Pattern Overview Video.

Stage Series 3 SAE/DOT Yellow Sport LED Pod (one)

Driving is designed to supplement your high beams, but it’s great for general illumination as well. Rather than a traditional “spot” pattern, the Stage Series Driving pattern shines in an 18×8 degree spread, providing just enough width to fully illuminate the road ahead at high speeds.

SAE Fog provides an extremely wide field of view, with high-intensity output over an entire 80-degree spread. It serves as a great upgrade for any factory foglamp, and will fully illuminate the area in front of your vehicle. Choose your output color of cool white or yellow, which is often said to help cut through inclement weather.

Flood pattern was designed to provide uniform, even illumination with a full 60×60 degree spread of light. Unlike generic “flood” lights that are simply a heavily diffused spotlight, our flood pattern uses pillow optics on the outer lens surface, to provide a true optically designed spread, for even illumination throughout. It is perfect to use as a backup light, for lighting up anything at low speeds, or for trailers and worksites.

Combo pattern combines both the Driving and Flood optics. It shines light downrange in a focused, rectangular 65×25 degree pattern. The combo lens features a flood optic on one side and a driving optic on the other.

Spot is an unmodified pattern, shining light directly from the TIR optic. The result is a highly focused 6-degree beam of light, perfect for directing light far into the distance. With an incredible output of 151,000 candela, the SS3 Sport shines a half-mile away (¼ lux), from a compact 3-inch package. NOTE: The Pro Spot uses a slightly larger emitter which spreads the light output more than the Sport Spot, resulting in a lower candela and lux rating even at a higher power level.

SS3 Beam Patterns

Not just off road. When installed as a pair and aimed in accordance with your state’s regulations, the Fog pattern meets SAE J583 standard as a Foglamp, for legal on-road use. For states that require them, we also offer snap-on covers for your SS3 Pod. These covers are available in a variety of colors and keep your SS3 Pod clean and protected from dirt, dust, or whatever else the road throws your way! Please check your local laws and regulations for aiming, installation, and applicability.

White or Yellow. All Stage Series LED pods are available in a cool white or selective yellow color. The white is a 6000K color temperature, which is a true cool white output, and matches most factory LED lighting. The selective yellow is a 3000K color temperature, great for high contrast in poor weather or a distinctive look on the road. We also offer replacement lenses that allow you to change the color or optic of your SS3 Pods.

Sport, Pro, or Max. Stage Series LED pods are available at three different power levels. All options use high-intensity LED emitters, and TIR optics for unmatched focus and overall output. The Sport model uses high-intensity LEDs and is the best bang for the buck you’ll find. The Pro model steps things up in a big way, with double the total power. Finally, the Max model is designed with cutting-edge automotive emitters, for both high power and extreme intensity. This brand new technology comes at a cost, but if you’re looking for the absolute best in lighting performance, the SS3 Max is the answer.

Sport Beam

Backlight Functionality. The Stage Series 3″ LED Pod is now available with a distinctive backlight, in a brilliant amber color. This integrated backlight gives you an additional accent light, along with the main beam. The SS3’s backlight fully illuminates the TIR optic, providing a more unique and modern look than the small indicator LEDs found in other products. To power the backlight, use the included harness to tap your desired vehicle function. NOTE: If you are upgrading your SS3 Pods to Backlit SS3 Pods, you will need to purchase a 2-pin to 4-pin wire tap kit in order to connect your existing 2-pin harness to your new backlit SS3 Pods.

Simple connections. All SS3 LED pods feature a custom-molded DT type Deutsch-style connector on the back, and come with a 6-inch pigtail with bare leads. For installation, you can wire yourself, use an off-the-shelf Deutsch DT-sized wire harness, or select an optional Diode Dynamics wire harness. If you are looking to power one or two pods, you can use our Light Duty Dual Output 2-Pin Harness for non-backlit SS3 pods, or our Light Duty Dual Output 4-Pin Harness for backlit SS3 pods. If you are looking to power more than two pods, we recommend using our Heavy Duty Dual Output 2-Pin Harness for non-backlit SS3 pods, or our Heavy Duty Dual Output 4-Pin Harness for backlit SS3 pods, along with a Deutsch DT Splitter.

Proven Reliability. Stage Series LED lighting has been extensively tested for long-term operation from -40 to 185 degrees F, along with vibration, moisture intrusion, and corrosion testing. All of these tests are completed to SAE standards, just like factory components. They’ve also been put to the test on-road by racers and enthusiasts alike.

Experience. After over a decade in business, Diode Dynamics is one of the most trusted names in automotive LED lighting. We directly assemble and engineer our own products in the United States, allowing for higher quality and performance, with the newest and brightest LED technology. No matter what you’re driving, we pride ourselves in offering only the best possible LED solutions. Please contact us if you’d like to discuss your lighting project!

Diode Dynamics Stage Series 3″ SAE/DOT Yellow Sport LED Pod Features:

  • Modern TIR optics provide highest intensity on the market
  • Backlight accent feature, in a brilliant amber color
  • Available in SAE Driving, SAE Fog, Flood, Combo, or Spot beam patterns
  • Durable powdercoated aluminum construction
  • Integrated Deutsch-style connector
  • Engineered and Assembled in USA
  • Warranty: 8 year warranty
  • Return Policy: 30-day Return with no restocking fee
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee

Diode Dynamics Stage Series 3″ SAE/DOT Yellow Sport LED Pod Includes:

  • Two (2) SS3 3” LED Pods
  • Two (2) Deutsch-style wire pigtails
  • Two (2) Mounting brackets and hardware

Diode Dynamics Stage Series 3″ SAE/DOT Yellow Sport LED Pod Specifications:

Specifications

LENS COLOR/OPTICS PEAK BEAM INTENSITY

(CANDELA)

ILLUMINANCE

(LUX @ 10M)

MEASURED OUTPUT

(LUMENS)

RAW OUTPUT

(LUMENS)

OUTPUT COLOR
Driving Sport 53,500 cd 535 lux 1,300 lm 1,930 lm 3000K Yellow
Driving Pro 60,900 cd 609 lux 2,700 lm 5,220 lm 3000K Yellow
Flood Sport 1,600 cd 16 lux 1,300 lm 1,930 lm 3000K Yellow
Flood Pro 2,850 cd 29 lux 2,700 lm 5,220 lm 3000K Yellow
Fog Sport 9,050 cd 91 lux 1,300 lm 1,930 lm 3000K Yellow
Fog Pro 10,900 cd 109 lux 2,700 lm 5,220 lm 3000K Yellow
Fog Max 12,500 cd 125 lux 3,500 lm 7,920 lm 3000K Yellow
Spot Sport 149,000 cd 1,490 lux 1,300 lm 1,930 lm 3000K Yellow
Spot Pro 118,500 cd 1,185 lux 2,700 lm 5,220 lm 3000K Yellow
Combo Sport 28,100 cd 281 lux 1,300 lm 1,930 lm 3000K Yellow
Combo Pro 33,406 cd 334 lux 2,700 lm 5,220 lm 3000K Yellow

Datasheet(s) (click to download): SS3 Sport Yellow Standard

Color Temp (CCT): 3000K

Power (watts): 14.5

Operating Voltage: 9-16V

Current (amps @ 12.8V): 1.1

Polarity: Polarity Specific

Operating Temperature: -40C to 85C (-40F to 185F

LED Emitter: Luxeon Z ES

Connector(s): Deutsch DT Input

Driver Features: Constant Current

Materials: Polycarbonate Lens, Aluminum Casting, Rubber Gasket

Cooling: Passive, Pin-Fin heatsink

Intrusion Ratings: IP69K Waterproof, High Pressure

The following part numbers are included with this listing:

SKU PRICE NAME WEIGHT DRIVER COMPONENTS
DD6124P $180 Worklight SS3 Sport Yellow Driving Standard (pair) 4 lbs DD6260P Worklight SS3 Universal Bracket Kit, DD6274P Worklight SS3 Sport Yellow Driving Standard – No Brackets (pair)
DD6125P $180 Worklight SS3 Sport Yellow Flood Standard (pair) 4 lbs DD6260P Worklight SS3 Universal Bracket Kit, DD6275P Worklight SS3 Sport Yellow Flood Standard – No Brackets (pair)
DD6126P $180 Worklight SS3 Sport Yellow SAE Fog Standard (pair) 4 lbs DD6260P Worklight SS3 Universal Bracket Kit, DD6276P Worklight SS3 Sport Yellow Fog Standard – No Brackets (pair)
DD6127P $180 Worklight SS3 Sport Yellow Spot Standard (pair) 4 lbs DD6260P Worklight SS3 Universal Bracket Kit, DD6277P Worklight SS3 Sport Yellow Spot Standard – No Brackets (pair)
DD6868P $220 SS3 Sport ABL Yellow Driving Standard (pair) 4 lbs DD7188P SS3 Backlit Universal Bracket Kit (pair), DD6868PNB SS3 Sport ABL Yellow Driving Standard – No Brackets (pair)
DD6869P $220 SS3 Sport ABL Yellow SAE Fog Standard (pair) 4 lbs DD6869PNB SS3 Sport ABL Yellow SAE Fog Standard – No Brackets (pair), DD7188P SS3 Backlit Universal Bracket Kit (pair)
DD6870P $220 SS3 Sport ABL Yellow Flood Standard (pair) 4 lbs DD7188P SS3 Backlit Universal Bracket Kit (pair), DD6870PNB SS3 Sport ABL Yellow Flood Standard – No Brackets (pair)
DD6871P $220 SS3 Sport ABL Yellow Spot Standard (pair) 4 lbs DD7188P SS3 Backlit Universal Bracket Kit (pair), DD6871PNB SS3 Sport ABL Yellow Spot Standard – No Brackets (pair)
DD6872P $220 SS3 Sport ABL Yellow Combo Standard (pair) 4 lbs DD7188P SS3 Backlit Universal Bracket Kit (pair), DD6872PNB SS3 Sport ABL Yellow Combo Standard – No Brackets (pair)
DD6480P $180 SS3 LED Pod Sport Yellow Combo Standard (pair) 4 lbs DD6260P Worklight SS3 Universal Bracket Kit, DD6484P SS3 LED Pod SS3 Sport Yellow Combo Standard – No Brackets (pair)
Weight 4 lbs
Dimensions 14 × 11 × 4 in
Beam Pattern

Driving/Flood Combo, Flood, SAE Driving, SAE Fog, Spot

Backlight Color

Amber, Blue, Cool White (6000K), None, Red

Brand

Diode Dynamics

Diode Dynamics is our top manufacturer of automotive LED lighting products.

By directly manufacturing their products in St. Louis, Missouri, they are able to carefully control quality, while bringing unique items to market much faster than their competition. They back their products with an industry-leading no-hassle warranty, and the best service and support experience possible. From replacement LED bulbs, full LED assemblies, multicolor accents, or unique lighting control modules, Diode Dynamics is the leader in LED lighting.

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