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Reference EN 60662:1993
Title High-pressure sodium vapour lamps
Project Number 3607
Abstract/Scope Specifies the lamp dimensions, electrical characteristics for lamp starting and operation together with information for ballast, ignitor and luminaire design purposes. This is a loose-leaf publication. Amendments containing new and revised sheets are issued periodically. Consolidated edition incorporating amendment 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 and 8


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 1993-01-21
Current Stage code deadline 1993-12-01
Deadline date for vote  


Directive(s) LVD (2006/95/EC), ERP (2009/125/EC)
Order Voucher  


IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 34A
Reference Document IEC 60662:1980 (MOD) + A1:1986 (MOD) + A2:1987 (MOD) + A3:1990 (MOD)
ICS 29.140.30 - Fluorescent lamps. Discharge lamps
Keywords Lighting; High-pressure; Sodium vapour lamp
Note Superseded by EN 60662:2012
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 1993-01-21 1993-12-01 export to doc file  EN
5099 1992-12-09 1993-01-09  
5020 1992-05-13 1992-09-01  
3090 1991-09-23 1992-03-23  
1520 1990-12-18 1991-03-31  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 1992-12-09
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 1993-01-21
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 1993-06-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 1993-12-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 1993-12-01


Supersedes EN 60662:1989
Superseded by EN 60662:2012
Normative reference (6)  

(1) Date of ratification (dor) date when the Technical Board notes the approval of an EN (and HD for CENELEC), from which time the standard may be said to be approved

(2) Date of availability (dav) date when the definitive text in the official language versions of an approved CEN/CENELEC publication is distributed by the Central Secretariat

(3) Date of announcement (doa) latest date by which the existence of an EN (and HD for CENELEC), a TS or a CWA has to be announced at national level

(4) Date of publication (dop) latest date by which an EN has to be implemented at national level by publication of an identical national standard or by endorsement

(5) Date of withdrawal (dow) latest date by which national standards conflicting with an EN (and HD for CENELEC) have to be withdrawn

(6) This list of normative references is purely indicative. The only official list of normative reference is the list of the published standard.