Hellion HPS and CMH Digital Ballasts: The Ultimate Illumination Solution for Your Garden

Make the most of your indoor garden or grow operation with the advanced Hellion HPS and CMH Digital Ballasts. Designed to free your DE-HPS and CMH lamps from traditional greenhouse-style reflectors, these digital ballasts enhance output and efficiency, allowing your plants to thrive.

Features and Benefits

  • Efficient performance: The Hellion Digital Ballasts boast high efficiency ratings, ensuring energy-saving operation.
  • Flexible operation: With multiple input voltages and wattage outputs available, the Hellion Digital Ballasts adapt to various garden setups and requirements.
  • Compatibility: The ballasts are compatible with CMH 630W, UHF 750W HPS, and MH 1000W HPS UHF lamps.
  • Control options: External 0-10V control is available via RJ11 sockets for all ballast models.
  • Optimal lamp distance: Each Hellion Digital Ballast supports maximum lamp distances of 4 meters (13 feet), offering ample coverage for your garden.

How to Use

  1. Select the appropriate Hellion Digital Ballast model for your garden setup, considering input voltage, output wattage, and lamp type.
  2. Ensure that you are using compatible lamps for the chosen ballast model (CMH 630W, UHF 750W HPS and MH, or 1000W HPS UHF).
  3. Connect the chosen lamp to the ballast, ensuring safe and secure connections.
  4. Mount the ballast to a secure surface, away from flammable materials and with ample ventilation.
  5. If necessary, connect the ballast to an external controller for adjusting output via RJ11 sockets.
  6. Turn on the ballast and monitor performance to ensure optimal operation.

Aqua Gardening Suggests These are Best For

The Hellion HPS and CMH Digital Ballasts are ideal for indoor garden enthusiasts and professional growers seeking to harness the full potential of modern lamp technologies. With enhanced output and efficiency, these ballasts cater to a variety of gardening requirements and setups, helping you achieve healthier and faster-growing plants.

Hellion Digital Ballasts Physical Characteristics:

Model 630W 600/750W 1000W
Weight 3.5kg 3.5kg 4kg
Dimensions(mm) 292 x 175 x 74 205 x 175 x 74 241.5 x 177 x 74


What is the purpose of the Hellion HPS and CMH Digital Ballasts?

The Hellion HPS and CMH Digital Ballasts are designed to maximise the potential of DE-HPS and CMH lamps, harnessing their raw power for increased output and efficiency in close proximity lighting fixtures.

What are the different models available in the Hellion Digital Ballasts range?

Aqua Gardening offers three models of Hellion Digital Ballasts: 630W, 600/750W, and 1000W.

Can I use these ballasts with both HPS and CMH lamps?

Yes, the Hellion Digital Ballasts are compatible with both HPS and CMH lamps, offering flexibility for your lighting needs.

What is the output frequency range for the Hellion Digital Ballasts?

The output frequency range varies depending on the model: 200KHz for the 630W, 85-115KHz for the 600/750W, and 90-160KHz for the 1000W.

Can I control the Hellion Digital Ballasts externally?

Yes, all models of Hellion Digital Ballasts can be controlled externally using 0 to 10V via RJ11 sockets.

What is the maximum operating temperature for these ballasts?

The maximum operating temperature varies depending on the model: 90°C for the 630W, 80°C for the 600/750W, and 70°C for the 1000W.

How efficient are the Hellion Digital Ballasts?

The efficiency of the Hellion Digital Ballasts is greater than 94% at 240V AC for the 630W and 600/750W models, and greater than 92.5% at 240V AC for the 1000W model.

What is the maximum distance between the ballast and the lamp?

The maximum lamp distance for all Hellion Digital Ballast models is 4.0m (13ft).

Do the Hellion Digital Ballasts meet industry standards?

Yes, all Hellion Digital Ballasts comply with IEC61347 and EMC EN55015 standards.

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Product Manual

View PDF brochure for Hellion HPS Digital Ballast 600/750W

(SKU: 121148)

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