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Is possible replace solar light (UV) by a artificial source?

As you know, solar UV light is a natural bleach for cloths, bleaching effect depends on day conditions but even rainy sun´s UV rays are always present.
So in order to replace sun with an artificial source I wonder if some one can help me on develop this artifical source for bleaching cloths.

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    Nov 15 2012: sure. a simple incandescent lamp can do it with fused quartz glass instead of normal glass.
    • Nov 15 2012: do you mean UV lamps are simply incandescent lamps with quartz glass?, by the way do you know what characteristic lamp must to have in order to geeting good (bleaching cloths) results?; I mean

      power = ?
      wavelenght = ?
      other = ?

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