This document is intended as an aid to the designer when measuring operating temperature of lamps and ballasts in luminaires under either laboratory or field conditions. It covers only thermal measurement of fluorescent lamps and ballasts in luminaires. Its purpose is to aid luminaire designers in achieving optimum performance of these components in given applications.
Page count: 6 pages
Publisher: Illuminating Engineering Society (2020)
SKU: ANSI/IES LM-62-20
2.0 Measuring Equipment
3.0 Laboratory Test Conditions
4.0 Location and Attachment of Temperature Sensor on Fluorescent Lamp
5.0 Location and Attachment of Temperature Sensor on Ballast
6.0 General Guidelines
Illuminating Engineering Society. ANSI/IES LM-62-20, Approved Method: Guide for Laboratory or Field Thermal Measurements of Fluorescent Lamps and Ballasts in Luminaires. New York: IES; 2020.