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Standard 153, Edition 13

Standard for Portable Electric Luminaires

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Standard 153, Edition 13 Edition Date: July 27, 2018
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Summary of Topics

These revisions to ANSI/UL 153 include the following changes in requirements:

Excluding Work Lights and Hand Lights with Batteries from UL 153

Portable Luminaires with Separately Packaged Power Supply

Damage to Internal Wiring

Braided Power Supply Cords

Attachment Plug Configurations

Portable Luminaires with Integral Plant Platform (“Plant Lamp”)

Remove 50 Foot Cord Length Restriction

Switches for Tungsten-Halogen Portable Luminaires with Double-Ended Lamps

Instructions for Interconnected Units

Minimum Letter Height for Form B and C Markings

Mounting Requirements

Grounding and Polarization of Interconnected Unit Load Connectors

Receptacle Covers for Wet Location Portable Luminaires

Additional Exception to the Stability Test

Editorial Revisions

Exposed Class 2 Conductor Abnormal Operation Test

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