2” Recessed Mount for Grid Ceilings

  • Extruded aluminum housing for perfectly straight lines of light.
  • Narrow profile; 1-7/8-inch width.
  • Linear lengths; 2-ft. and above in increments of one-inch.
  • Custom formulated high diffusion extruded acrylic lens.
  • Non-glare matte-white polyester powder coating finish.
  • Recessed for various grid ceiling types.
  • Cataloged standard or custom set lumens-per-foot performances.
  • 80 CRI standard. 90 CRI available.
  • IC rated.
  • Meets the requirements for Chicago Plenum use.
  • Fixture lumens per watt ratios up to 101.
  • Lighting controls and sensors.
  • Standard and custom corners.
  • American Made.



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  • Extruded aluminum profile in a 0.080-inch wall thickness.
  • Maximum length of each linear component is 12-ft.
  • 18GA steel ends are provided where needed at row termini.
  • A one-piece 14GA galvanized steel joiner/aligner bracket is provided for each joint between housings.
  • Internal cold-rolled steel components.
  • Housing intended for recessing into grid type ceilings systems.
  • Easy-use grid pry outs provided.
  • A custom formulated non-glare matte-white polyester powder coating provides an extremely durable and long lasting finish.


  • Seamless fit diffusers. Flawless and consistent end-to-end fit.
  • Standard diffuser: extruded from custom formulated high transmission white acrylic material. Allows maximum light transmission while eliminating pixilation and hot spots.
  • Optional diffuser: extruded from acrylic smooth opal material. Offers a more esthetically white appearance. Note: reduces performance by up to 25%.
  • Smooth finish on both diffusers compliments the architectural elements.

LED Modules

  • High performance linear configured LED module boards.
  • Each board consists of multiple mid-power, high efficacy LEDs in a precise layout eliminating the need for supplemental heat sinking.
  • The boards produce an even and diffuse light which maximizes optical efficiency.
  • Compatible with the dimming performance of the LED driver.
  • Color temperatures available 80 CRI: 3000K, 3500K and 4000K. Upon request: 5000K.
  • Color temperatures available 90 CRI: 2700K, 3000K, 3500K and 4000K.

LED Drivers

  • Factory programmable constant current LED power supply.
  • Multiple standard drive current outputs (factory set by Mercury) are cataloged with their corresponding lumens-per-foot offering. Upon request, custom drive current outputs and lumens-per-foot options are available.
  • Note: Certain cataloged lumens-per-foot offerings may be provided with a non-programmable constant current LED power supply at Mercury’s discretion. Contact factory if critical.
  • Universal voltage input, 120V-277V, 50HZ-60HZ.
  • Specification grade dimming down to 1% on 0-10V dimming controls.
  • Lutron drivers available: LDE1 and LDE5 series.

Standby Lighting Options

  • Self contained module, 7W, 10W or 12W as specified. Battery backup upon loss of power. Available in modules of 4-ft. and longer. (Limited to 625 Lumens per foot packages).

Integral Lighting Controls

  • Various lighting controls and sensors are optional.


  • Standard 90 degree corners.
  • Custom angled corners.


  • Designed for recessed installation into acoustical grid ceiling systems.
  • See ceiling types section. Availability for various types; 15/16” grid, 9/16” grid, 9/16” screw-slot, 9/16” interlude.
  • For drywall applications see appropriate specification sheets for those ceiling types.
  • Grid pry outs lock over top of gridwork. Auxiliary suspension required to building structure.
  • Lengths of 12-ft. and less to use one housing with two ends pre-installed.
  • Lengths over 12-ft. will be engineered to job requirements using multiple housings with one end pre-installed at each row end.
  • Lengths over 12-ft. will include appropriate job required quick-connect plug-thru wire harnesses and housing joiners.
  • Wiring access plate provided on top. End plates have 7/8” KO.

Certificate of Safety Compliance and Listings

  • Luminaire: UL and CUL listed 1598 and bears their label. Suitable for wet locations.
  • IC rated.
  • Meets the City of Chicago Environmental Air (CCEA) specifications.


  • 5-year limited warranty is standard. Special 10-year warranty available on a job-to-job basis. Complete LED warranty terms available here.
  • Actual performance may differ as a result of end-user environment and application.
  • Most LED luminaires are suitable to operate in ambient temperatures from -20C (-4F) to 25C (77F).
  • The following exclusions apply: Luminaires with optional standby lighting option, integral lighting controls options, or wireless control options. Consult factory.
  • LM-79 testing was measured under a controlled 25C (77F) ambient operating temperature.