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NEMA Publishes Guide for fluorescent lamp electrical measures.

Press Release Summary:

Feb 25, 2015 - NEMA published ANSI C78.375A-2014 American National Standard for Electric Lamps—Fluorescent Lamps—Guide for Electrical Measures. Developed by ANSI Accredited Standards Committee (ASC) C78, said standard describes procedures to be followed as well as precautions to be observed in obtaining uniform and reproducible measurements of electrical characteristics of fluorescent lamps under standard conditions when operated on alternating current circuits.

National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) - Rosslyn, VA

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NEMA Publishes ANSI C78.375A-2014 American National Standard for Electric Lamps-Fluorescent Lamps-Guide for Electrical Measures

Press release date: Feb 13, 2015

ROSSLYN, Va.—The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) published ANSI C78.375A-2014 American National Standard for Electric Lamps—Fluorescent Lamps—Guide for Electrical Measures.

ANSI C78.375A was developed by ANSI Accredited Standards Committee (ASC) C78. The standard describes the procedures to be followed and the precautions to be observed in obtaining uniform and reproducible measurements of the electrical characteristics of fluorescent lamps under standard conditions when operated on alternating current circuits.

ANSI C78.375A may be downloaded or purchased in hard copy for $75 on the NEMA website.

NEMA is the association of electrical equipment and medical imaging manufacturers, founded in 1926 and headquartered in Rosslyn, Virginia. Nearly 400 members strong, its companies manufacture a diverse set of products including power transmission and distribution equipment, lighting systems, factory automation and control systems, and medical diagnostic imaging systems. Total U.S. shipments for electroindustry products exceed $100 billion annually.

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