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ANSI Accredited Committee reaffirms HID luminaire guide.

Press Release Summary:

Apr 15, 2016 - ANSI Accredited Standards Committee C136 reaffirmed ANSI C136.26 Troubleshooting Guide for High-Intensity Discharge Luminaires. Guide is intended to help service person quickly diagnose HID luminaire with magnetic ballast and ensure that problem is fixed on first attempt. It also addresses commonly encountered problems in 2 manners: 1) summary of possible actions for those needing only a checklist; and 2) detailed report on possible actions for those needing additional information.

National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) - Rosslyn, VA

Original Press Release

ANSI Accredited Standards Committee C136 Reaffirms ANSI C136.26 Troubleshooting Guide for High-Intensity Discharge (HID) Luminaires

Press release date: Apr 13, 2016

ROSSLYN, Va., —The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) announced that ANSI Accredited Standards Committee C136 reaffirmed ANSI C136.26 Troubleshooting Guide for High-Intensity Discharge (HID) Luminaires. This guide is intended to help the service person quickly diagnose an HID luminaire with magnetic ballast and ensure that the problem is fixed on the first attempt. It also addresses commonly encountered problems in two manners: 1) summary of possible actions for those needing only a checklist; and 2) a detailed report on possible actions for those needing additional information.

ANSI C136.26-2010 (R2015) is available in hard copy or electronic download for $37 on the NEMA website.

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