EN 61347-2-1:2001

Lamp controlgear - Part 2-1: Particular requirements for starting devices (other than glow starters) EN 61347-2-1:2001

Publication date:   Jan 22, 2004

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60.60 Standard published   Jan 12, 2001


CLC/TC 34 Lighting

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29.140.99   Other standards related to lamps



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This part of EN 61347 specifies particular safety requirements for starting devices (starters other than glow starters and ignitors) for 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 100 kV and which are used in combination with lamps and ballasts covered in EN 60081, EN 60188, EN 60192, EN 60662, EN 60901, EN 61167, EN 61195, EN 61199, EN 61347-2-8 and EN 61347-2-9. It does not apply to glow starters or starting devices which are incorporated in discharge lamps or which are manually operated. Preheat transformers for fluorescent lamps are covered by EN 61347-2-8. This first edition of EN 61347-2-1, together with EN 61347-1, cancels and replaces the second edition of EN 60926, published in 1995, and constitutes a minor revision. This standard shall be used in conjunction with EN 61347-1. It was established on the basis of the first edition (2000) of that standard.

Related legislation

Legislation related to this standard


Directive 2006/95/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 12 December 2006 on the harmonisation of the laws of Member States relating to electrical equipment designed for use within certain voltage limits (codified version)


Life cycle


EN 60926:1996

EN 60926:1996/A1:1999


EN 61347-2-1:2001
60.60 Standard published
Jan 12, 2001


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