AS NZS 60598.2.4 pdf download – Luminaires Part 2.4: Particular requirements— Portable general purpose luminaires (IEC 60598-2-4, Ed. 2.0 (1997) MOD)
4.1.1 Scope This section of part 2 of IEC 60598 specifies requirements for portable general purpose luminaires, other than handlamps, for use with tungsten filament, tubular fluorescent and other discharge lamps on supply voltages not exceeding 250 V. It is to be read in conjunction with those sections of part 1 to which reference is made. This Standard does not cover portable child-appealing luminaires, for which requirements are set out in AS/NZS 60598.2.1 0. Luminaires—Particular requirements—Handlamps are covered in AS/NZS 60598.2.8. Portable luminaires, designated as light fittings by the manufacturer or responsible vendor consistent with Annex ZA shall alternatively conform to the requirements of Annex ZA.
4.1.2 Normative reference The following normative documents contain provisions which, through reference in this text, constitute provisions of this section of IEC 60598-2. At the time of publication, the edition indicated was valid. All normative documents are subject to revision, and parties to agreements based on this section of IEC 60598-2 are encouraged to investigate the possibility of applying the most recent edition of the normative document indicated below. Members of IEC and ISO maintain registers of currently valid International Standards. References to international standards that are struck through in this clause are replaced by references to Australian or Australian/New Zealand Standards that are listed immediately thereafter and identified by shading. Any Australian or Australian/New Zealand Standard that is identical to the International Standard it replaces is identified as such.
AS/NZS 60598.1 , Luminaires, Part 1: General requirements and tests
AS/NZS 60598.2.8, Luminaires, Part 2.8: Particular requirements—Handlamps.
AS/NZS 60598.2.1 0, Luminaires, Part 2.10: Particular requirements—Portable child-appealing luminaires
AS/NZS 60065, Audio, video and similar electronic apparatus—Safety requirements
4.2 General test requirements The provisions of section 0 of IEC 60598-1 apply. The tests described in each appropriate section of Part 1 shall be carried out in the order listed in this section of Part 2.
4.3 Definitions The definitions of section 1 of IEC 60598-1 apply with the following addition:
4.3.1 Candlestick luminaires A portable luminaire having series connected lamps permanently mounted and separated on a free-standing frame. NOTE – Candlestick luminaires may incorporate E5 or E1 0 lampholders.
4.4 Classification of luminaires Luminaires shall be classified in accordance with the provision of section 2 of IEC 60598-1 except that portable luminaires designed for standing on a floor or table shall be classified as suitable for direct mounting on normally flammable surfaces.
4.5 Marking The provisions of section 3 of IEC 60598-1 apply. 4.6 Construction The provisions of section 4 of IEC 60598-1 apply, together with the requirements of 4.6.1 .
4.6.1 For portable luminaires, the insulation of flexible cables and cords shall be unlikely to be damaged when moving or adjusting the luminaire or when placing it on its support. Compliance shall be checked by inspection.
4.6.2 Wiring shall be fixed by means of wire carriers, clips or similar devices of insulating material, at all places where it might otherwise rub against metal parts in the normal movement of the luminaire, if such rubbing will impair safety. Compliance shall be checked by inspection.
4.6.3 Portable luminaires shall have adequate stability. Compliance shall be checked by placing the luminaire in the most unfavourable position of normal use on a plane inclined at an angle of 6° to the horizontal, the surface of the plane being such that the luminaire does not slide. Any instructions supplied by the manufacturer with the luminaire shall receive due consideration in respect of the stability test. The luminaire shall not overturn. Luminaires which are fastened by clamps or similar devices are not subjected to this test. 4.6.4 Candlestick luminaires shall be provided with a switch. This switch shall, in candlestick luminaires with E5 or E1 0 lampholders, switch all lamps on and off simultaneously. The switch shall be part of the luminaire or if in the cord shall be within 300 mm of the luminaire. Compliance is checked by inspection.