Tuff-Coat Advantages

  • Prevents uncontrolled glass shatter caused by direct impact,
    unusual stress, improper handling, shipping, thermal shock and power surges.
  • Protects people and surroundings from being injured by flying glass fragments.
  • Extends lamp life by preventing cracks and breakage.
  • Weather resistant coating ideal for outdoor applications.
  • Resists moisture, oil spatter, humidity, excessive heat, U.V. damage, condensation, grease, and ice build-up.
  • Protects exposed food products.
  • Reduces fire risk in areas where flammable materials are used and stored.


Tuff-Coat Applications

  • Industrial Lighting
  • Food Service Industry
  • Hotels and Motels
  • Food Processing
  • Amusement Parks
  • Sign and Marquee
  • Passenger Elevators
  • Hospitals
  • Schools
  • Grocery Stores
  • Marine/Cruise Industries


Norman Lamps, Inc. operates a fully staffed, 20,000 sq. ft. lamp coating facility exclusively for the production and
distribution of shatter protected light bulbs and fluorescent tubes. Current monthly capacity allows for fast turn-around times.

  • 80,000 Fluorescent Tubes
  • 25,000 Compact Fluorescent Lamps
  • 12,000 H.I.D. Lamps
  • 25,000 Reflector, PAR & Heat Lamps
  • 80,000 Other Incandescent Lamps


Tuff-Coat shatter containment coatings will meet or exceed the minimum safety requirements as set forth by all applicable U.S. and International regulatory agencies. All process are rigorously tested to insure shatter containment meets or exceeds industry standards. Pre-production Lamp samples and “drop test” reports are available on request.