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ANSI Accredited Committee stabilizes glow lamp standard.

Press Release Summary:

Aug 04, 2016 - NEMA announced that ANSI Accredited Standards Committee C78 stabilized ANSI C78.385-1961 (S2016) Methods of Measurement of Glow Lamps. Standard outlines the procedures to be followed and the precautions to be observed in testing glow lamps. ANSI C78.385-1961 (S2016) can be purchased in hard copy or as electronic download on the NEMA website.

National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) - Rosslyn, VA

Original Press Release

ANSI Accredited Standards Committee C78 Stabilizes ANSI C78.385-1961 (S2016) Methods of Measurement of Glow Lamps

Press release date: Aug 02, 2016

ROSSLYN, Va., —The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) announced that ANSI Accredited Standards Committee C78 stabilized ANSI C78.385-1961 (S2016) Methods of Measurement of Glow Lamps. This standard outlines the procedures to be followed and the precautions to be observed in testing glow lamps.

NEMA’s Lighting Systems Division, as secretariat of ANSI’s ASC C78 for Electric Lamps, is looking for industry experts in the User and General Interest categories to participate in standards development activities. Contact NEMA at nemalighting@nema.org if you are interested. Please indicate your interest category and your area of expertise.

ANSI C78.385-1961 (S2016) can be purchased in hard copy or electronic download for $50 on the NEMA website.

The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) represents nearly 400 electrical, medical imaging, and radiation therapy manufacturers at the forefront of electrical safety, reliability, resilience, efficiency, and energy security. Our combined industries account for more than 400,000 American jobs and more than 7,000 facilities across the United States. Domestic production exceeds $117 billion per year.

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