• SN EN 60927 : 1996 AMD 1 1999

    Superseded A superseded Standard is one, which is fully replaced by another Standard, which is a new edition of the same Standard.


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    Superseded date:  30-10-2021


    Published date:  12-01-2013

    Publisher:  Swiss Standards

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    Committees responsible
    National foreword
    Section one - General requirements
    1 Scope
    2 Definitions
    3 General requirements for tests
    4 Marking
    Section two - Performance requirements for starters
                    (other than glow starters) for
                    fluorescent lamps
    5 Scope
    6 Starting test
    7 Endurance test
    8 Deactivated lamp test
    Section three - Performance requirements for ignitors
    9 Scope
    10 Starting test
    11 Non-reoperating level
    12 Endurance test
    A (normative) Ballasts to be used for life testing
    B (informative) Explanation of starting conditions
        for electronic starters with an electronic
        switching element
    C (informative) A guide to quoting product life and
        failure rate
    ZA (normative) Normative references to international
        publications with their corresponding European
    Figure 1 - Pulse voltage measurement for starting devices
    Figure 2 - Ignition energy measurement for non-triggered
               starting devices
    Figure B.1 - Cathode heating current requirements for
               electronic starters with electronics
               switching element
    Figure B.2 - Interpretation of effective heating current
    Figure B.3.1 - Starters which remove pre-heating current
               when open-circuit voltages are elevated
    Figure B.3.2 - Starters which have open-circuit voltage
               transition times higher than 100 ms
    Table 1 - Starting aid requirements

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    Describes performance requirements for starting devices (starters and ignitors) for tubular fluorescent and other discharge lamps for use on a.c. supplies up to 1,000V at 50 Hz to 60 Hz, which produce starting pulses not greater than 5 kV.

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    Document Type Standard
    Publisher Swiss Standards
    Status Superseded
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