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Standard 542, Edition 9

Standard for Fluorescent Lamp Starters

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Standard 542, Edition 9 Edition Date: July 11, 2005 DOD Approved: April 26, 1984 ANSI Approved: December 11, 2018 $402.00-$998.00

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December 11, 2018 Revision
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Referenced Standards (2)

Reverse Referenced Standards (30)

UL 542 is referenced in the following list of UL Standards

48 15 Standard for Electric Signs
87 12 Standard for Power-Operated Dispensing Devices for Petroleum Products
234 5 Standard for Low Voltage Lighting Fixtures for Use in Recreational Vehicles
291 6 Standard for Automated Teller Systems
469 4 Standard for Musical Instruments and Accessories
482 9 Standard for Portable Sun/Heat Lamps
541 9 Refrigerated Vending Machines
676 9 Standard for Underwater Luminaires and Submersible Junction Boxes
680 8 Standard for Emergency Vault Ventilators and Vault-Ventilating Ports
710C 3 Outline of Investigation for Ultraviolet Radiation Systems for Use in the Ventilation Control of Commercial Cooking Operations
749 11 Household Dishwashers
756 8 Standard for Coin and Currency Changers and Actuators
771 9 Night Depositories
858 16 Standard for Household Electric Ranges
858A 3 Standard for Safety-Related Solid-State Controls for Household Electric Ranges
879 9 Standard for Electric Sign Components
935 10 Standard for Fluorescent-Lamp Ballasts
979 2 Standard for Water Treatment Appliances
1149 2 Standard for Low Voltage Marine Lighting Fixtures
1240 4 Standard for Electric Commercial Clothes-Drying Equipment
1492 2 Audio-Video Products and Accessories
1559 5 Standard for Insect-Control Equipment - Electrocution Type
1598 4 Luminaires
1598A 1 Supplemental Requirements for Luminaires for Installation on Marine Vessels
1727 5 Standard for Commercial Electric Personal Grooming Appliances
2044 4 Standard for Commercial Closed-Circuit Television Equipment
2108 2 Standard for Low Voltage Lighting Systems
2157 4 Electric Clothes Washing Machines and Extractors
6500 2 Standard for Audio/Video and Musical Instrument Apparatus for Household, Commercial, and Similar General Use
60065 8 Standard for Audio, Video and Similar Electronic Apparatus - Safety Requirements
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