IEC 60598-1:1996 Withdrawn

Luminaires - Part 1: General requirements and tests


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Covers general requirements for the classification and marking of luminaires and for their mechanical and electrical construction, together with related tests. Is applicable to luminaires for use with tungsten filaments, tubular fluorescent and other discharge lamps on supply voltages not exceeding 1 000 V. This publication supersedes IEC 60162 (1972).

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Publication typeInternational Standard
Publication date1996-12-10
Available language(s)English/French
TC/SCTC 34/SC 34D - Luminairesrss
ICS29.140.40 - Luminaires
File size1850 KB

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