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Reference EN 60927:2007
Title Auxiliaries for lamps - Starting devices (other than glow starters) - Performance requirements
Project Number 17160
Abstract/Scope Specifies performance requirements for starting devices (starters and ignitors) for tubular fluorescent and other discharge lamps for use on a.c. supplies up to 1 000 V at 50 Hz or 60 Hz which produce starting pulses not greater than 5 kV. Should be read in conjunction with EN 60926.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2007-10-05
Current Stage code deadline 2008-07-01
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IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 34C
Reference Document IEC 60927:2007 (EQV)
ICS 29.140.30 - Fluorescent lamps. Discharge lamps
Keywords Lighting; Lamp; Auxiliaries; Starting device
Note Corrigendum to EN issued August 2008
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6060 2007-10-05 2008-07-01 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
5099 2007-09-11 2007-11-11  
5062 2007-09-01 2007-09-11  
5061 2007-06-26 2007-09-01  
5060 2007-05-29 2007-06-11 export to doc file  EN
5020 2007-03-23 2007-05-25  
4099 2007-01-19 2007-02-28  
5060 2006-05-23 2006-06-06 export to doc file  EN
5020 2005-12-16 2006-05-19  
1090 2005-12-13 2005-12-16  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2007-09-11
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2007-10-05
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2008-01-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2008-07-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2011-10-01


Supersedes EN 60927:1996
EN 60927:1996/A1:1999
EN 60927:1996/A2:2004
Superseded by  
Normative reference (6) EN 60081:1998
EN 60192:2001
EN 60598-1:2004
corr. August 2007
EN 60662:1993
EN 60901:1996
EN 60921:2004
EN 60923:2005
EN 61167:1994
EN 61347-1:2008
EN 61347-2-1:2001
corr. July 2003
corr. December 2010
EN 61347-2-9:2001
corr. July 2003
corr. December 2010
EN 61547:1995

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