Originally Posted by propr'one
Dont get me started man. Sure, 8000K may be more blue than practical.
But i'm not going to start explaining to you about projectors, ellipsoids, light refraction angles, etc.
8000K in one type of headlight can look like 6000K in another.
The blue/purple hue one can see from looking @ a headlight at different angles is not what I'm talking about.
and 8000K bulb is BLUEer then a 6000K bulb which is BLUEer then a 4000K bulb.
No matter how you look at it.... If your choosing a higher colour temperature you going to get a BLUE (or purple) light... not a WHITE light.
That no headlight housing is made 100% the same is a given, but the controlling factor here is the colour temp. of the bulb.