UL Standard for Safety Underwater Luminaires and Submersible Junction Boxes
|Publication Date:||10 August 2015|
These requirements cover electric luminaires for installation below the surface of the water in swimming pools, permanently installed spas, hot tubs, and similar water-containing vessels intended to accommodate the complete or partial immersion of persons, and for operation on supply circuits rated 150 volts or less, in accordance with the National Electrical Code, NFPA 70, Article 680.
These requirements also cover:
a) Luminaire housings (forming shells) for use with wet-niche luminaires intended for installation as described in 1.1;
b) Mounting brackets for use with no-niche luminaires intended for installation as described in 1.1; and
c) Electric luminaires and submersible junction boxes for installation in fountains and similar water-containing vessels not intended to accommodate the complete or partial immersion of persons.
These requirements do not cover junction boxes for use in the deck area around swimming pools, fountains, and spas, ground-fault circuit-interrupters