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NEMA Standard addresses high wattage HID lamps.

Press Release Summary:

Sep 16, 2014 - NEMA has published NEMA LSD 28-2014 Minimizing the Potential of Base Arcing Between Certain Wattage HID Lamps and Lampholders. Standard educates end users of high wattage HID lamps about lamp-bases and lampholders and recommends best practices for selection and maintenance. NEMA LSD 28-2014 may be downloaded at no cost on NEMA website.

National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) - Rosslyn, VA

Original Press Release

NEMA Publishes NEMA LSD 28-2014 Minimizing the Potential of Base Arcing Between Certain Wattage HID Lamps

Press release date: Sep 11, 2014

ROSSLYN, Va., —The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) published NEMA LSD 28-2014 Minimizing the Potential of Base Arcing Between Certain Wattage HID Lamps and Lampholders. 

NEMA LSD 28 educates end users of high wattage HID lamps about lamp-bases and lampholders and recommends best practices for selection and maintenance.

NEMA LSD 28-2014 may be downloaded at no cost on the NEMA website.

NEMA is the association of electrical equipment and medical imaging manufacturers, founded in 1926 and headquartered in Rosslyn, Virginia. Its 400-plus member 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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