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Reference EN 60929:2006
Title AC-supplied electronic ballasts for tubular fluorescent lamps - Performance requirements
Project Number 16321
Abstract/Scope This International Standard specifies performance requirements for electronic ballasts for use on a.c. supplies up to 1 000 V at 50 Hz or 60 Hz with operating frequencies deviating from the supply frequency, associated with tubular fluorescent lamps as specified in IEC 60081 and IEC 60901 and other tubular fluorescent lamps for high frequency operation.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2006-03-22
Current Stage code deadline 2006-11-01
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IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 34C
Reference Document IEC 60929:2006 (EQV)
ICS 29.140.30 - Fluorescent lamps. Discharge lamps
Keywords Lighting; Tubular; Fluorescent lamp; AC supplied electronic ballast; Performance
Note dow = dor + 7 years * Corrigendum to EN published December 2006 * Superseded by EN 60929:2011
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Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 2006-03-22 2006-11-01 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
5099 2006-02-01 2006-04-01  
5061 2005-11-30 2006-02-01  
5020 2005-09-16 2005-11-18  
4099 2005-03-18 2005-06-30  
4091 2004-09-17 2004-10-31  
4020 2004-04-09 2004-09-10  
3099 2004-04-06 2004-04-09  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2006-02-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2006-03-22
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2006-05-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2006-11-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2013-02-01


Supersedes EN 60929:2004
Superseded by EN 60929:2011
EN 62386-101:2009
EN 62386-102:2009
EN 62386-201:2009
Normative reference (6) EN 60081:1998
EN 60669-2-1:2004
corr. December 2007
EN 60901:1996
EN 61347-1:2001
corr. July 2003
EN 61347-2-3:2001
corr. July 2003
corr. December 2010

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