What tests are required to list a ballast on the Certified Lighting Subcomponent Database (CSD), so that it can be used to qualify a product to the Luminaires specification?

To list a ballast on the Certified Lighting Subcomponent Database (CSD), data must be submitted to a certification body (CB) demonstrating the ballast’s compliance with the following specification requirements: 

  • Ballast Factor

  • Dimming (as applicable)

  • Power Factor

  • Transient Protection

  • Operating Frequency

  • Lamp Current Crest Factor

  • Minimum Operating Temperature (Outdoor and Indoor/Outdoor only)

  • Maximum Recommended Ballast Case Temperature

  • Ballast Hot Spot Location

  • Electronic Ballast Safety

 

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  • Date Created: 3/30/2012
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