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Standard 817, Edition 12

Standard for Cord Sets and Power-Supply Cords

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Standard 817, Edition 12 Edition Date: May 05, 2017
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This revision of ANSI/UL 817 is being issued to incorporate the following changes:

1. Addition of Requirements for an Outdoor Power Supply Cord Employing SPT-2W and SPT-2RW Cord for Use in Products Covered by the Standard for Seasonal and Holiday Decorative Products, UL 588

2. Adding Requirements to Allow an Optional "HF" Rating on a Cord Set or Power Supply Cord as New 6.2A

3. Adding the Use of the 1000 Hour Xenon-Arc Apparatus as an Alternate to the Carbon-Arc Apparatus, Revised SB16.1, SB16.2, and New SB16.5

4. Adding Requirements to Allow Up to Six Outlets on a Single Cord Connector Body, Revised 8.5.2,, and

5. Addition of Requirements for Tamper Resistant Features, Supplement SE

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