The Hinkley Lighting 1558SC Landscape Path Low Voltage Southern Clay is a low voltage path light with a Southern Clay finish on a die cast aluminum construction, which makes it blend with is surroundings. The height of the 1558SC Landscape Path Light is adjustable and ranges from 15.5 to 21.5 with a 6 wide lampshade shaped like an oyster shell, casting down-light from a 12 watts wedge base bulb. The 1558SC Landscape Path Light uses low voltage and has to be connected to a step down transformer to convert the normal domestic line voltage of 120 volts to low voltage. The primary benefits of low voltage lighting are lower power consumption, lesser risk of electrical hazards and easier installation. The 1558SC Landscape Path Light comes equipped with the bulb, wiring kit and hardware and a composite material heavy duty ground spike for a standard installation, which can be carried out by the homeowner without the need for a licensed electrician.