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Standard 498A, Edition 2

Current Taps and Adapters

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Standard 498A, Edition 2 Edition Date: October 21, 2011
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Subject 498A

Bulletin Dated: October 21, 2011


The following topics for the Standard for Current Taps and Adapters, UL 498A, are being recirculated:

1. Addition of Requirements for a Current Tap with an Integral Power Supply with One or More Class 2 Output Low-Voltage Connectors

2. Addition of Requirements for a Current Tap or Adapter Provided with Supplementary Circuitry that Detects the Presence of Ground and/or Circuit Polarity

3. Addition of Requirements to Address Current Taps with Decorative Features

4. Addition of Requirements for Outdoor-Use Current Taps

5. Addition of Requirements for Current Taps Employing Rotatable Outlet Faces

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