Ballasts for Tubular Fluorescent Lamps General and Safety Requirements
|Publication Date:||1 January 1998|
|ICS Code (Fluorescent lamps. Discharge lamps):||29.140.30|
This Standard applies to the safety of such equipment designed to be installed on branch circuits not exceeding 750 V and used in accordance with the rules of the Canadian Electrical Code, Part I.
Note: Manufacturers designing products for use in Canada may find a helpful summaiy of the equipment-related requirements of the Canadian Electrical Code, Part I, in CSA Publication SPE-2000.
IEC Publication 81 or ANSI C78.1 -91, Fluorescent lamps - rapid start types - dimensional and electrical chara cteristics; ANSI C78.2-91, Fluorescent lamps -pre-heat start types - dimensional and electrical characteristics; ANSI C78.3-91, Fluorescent lamps - instant-start and cold-cathode types - dimensional and electrical characteristics; and ANSI C78.4-95, Fluorescent lamps - self-supporting single based compact types - dimensional and electrical characteristics."
Note: IEC Publication 901 covers performance and safety requirements for single capped fluorescent lamps.