The NICOR DCR56 High-Output LED Downlight Kit is constructed using lightweight synthetic polymers with a sleek matte finish. The DCR56 is the perfect solution for high-efficiency LED Lighting in Residential and Commercial settings. Whether you’re in the construction phase, or updating your existing recessed lighting, the DCR56 fits any 5-inch or 6-inch recessed housing to create a designer look. The new low-profile design now fits within recessed shallow housings while remaining incredibly easy to install. In terms of quality, the DCR56 was designed to be extremely energy efficient without sacrificing the quality of materials or LED light output. Utilizing the latest in integrated LED technology, the DCR56 produces over 1200 lumens of light while using only 14.5-Watts of energy. On the Color Rendering Index (CRI) scale, the DCR56 scores a 93 with an astonishing R9 value of over 60! The extraordinary light quality means your reds will be brighter, and your blues will be truer. The DCR56 is fully dimmable and designed for easy plug and play installation. It’s equipped with a medium (Edison) socket base adapter and an IDEAL quick connect adapter to work with newer LED housings. There’s no special wiring required for the dimmer, and installation can be performed right out of the box. There are no other parts or pieces required. It’s that simple. This all-in-one kit includes everything you need to upgrade your new or existing 5-inch or 6-inch recessed housing. The DCR56 is protected by NICOR’s 5-year limited warranty.