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NEMA reaffirms CBA Projection Lamp standard.

Press Release Summary:

Sep 02, 2015 - NEMA announced that ANSI Accredited Standards Committee C78 reaffirmed ANSI C78.1408-2004 American National Standard for Electric Lamps—CBA Projection Lamp. This standard provides information on the description, ratings, restrictions, physical characteristics, dimensions, life, illumination, seal temperature, and operating temperature of a lamp that has been designated as a CBA projection lamp.

National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) - Rosslyn, VA

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NEMA Reaffirms ANSI C78.1408-2004 American National Standard for Electric Lamps - CBA Projection Lamp

Press release date: Aug 25, 2015

ROSSLYN, Va., —The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) announced that ANSI Accredited Standards Committee C78 reaffirmed ANSI C78.1408-2004 American National Standard for Electric Lamps—CBA Projection Lamp. This standard provides information on the description, ratings, restrictions, physical characteristics, dimensions, life, illumination, seal temperature, and operating temperature of a lamp that has been designated as a CBA projection lamp.

ANSI C78.1408 was developed by the Accredited Standards Committee for Electric Lamps.

ANSI C78.1408-2004 (R2008, R2015) may be downloaded at no charge or purchased in hard copy for $42 on the NEMA website.

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.

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

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