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[Portable Lighting Products] Portable Luminaire Accessories, Kits and Subassemblies, QPAU


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USE AND INSTALLATION

This category covers portable luminaire accessories, kits and subassemblies of the following types:

Portable Luminaire Accessory — The portable luminaire accessory is intended to be used with a portable luminaire and consists of components such as interconnecting cord sets, dimmer and switch assemblies, and conversion kits to enable the portable luminaire to be converted to a fixed unit (luminaire) in accordance with ANSI/UL 1598, "Luminaires."

Portable Luminaire Kit — The portable luminaire kit is intended to be used for making a complete portable luminaire using ordinary tools to assemble and/or attach the parts to a support base in accordance with the instructions provided with the kit. All parts needed to assemble the product in accordance with the instructions are provided.

Portable Luminaire Subassembly — The portable luminaire subassembly is intended to be used for modernizing, or replacing parts on existing luminaires in accordance with the instructions provided with the subassembly. It may also be used for constructing a new portable luminaire in accordance with the instructions provided with the subassembly. All electrical components needed to assemble the product in accordance with the instructions are provided.

MARKINGS AND INSTRUCTIONS

Portable luminaire accessory conversion kits are provided with mounting and installation instructions and markings to indicate that they are capable of being used as fixed units (luminaires) when used with the appropriate portable luminaires. The portable luminaires are identified by catalog or model number.

PRODUCT IDENTITY

One of the following product identities appears on the product:

    Portable Lamp Subassembly

    Portable Luminaire Accessory

    Portable Luminaire Kit

    Portable Luminaire Subassembly

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

For additional information, see Portable Lighting Products (QOTU) and Electrical Equipment for Use in Ordinary Locations (AALZ).

REQUIREMENTS

The basic standard used to investigate products in this category is ANSI/UL 153, "Portable Electric Luminaires."

Portable luminaire accessory conversion kits and their associated portable luminaires are additionally investigated to ANSI/UL 1598, "Luminaires."

UL MARK

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Alternate UL Mark

The Listing Mark of UL on the product, or the Listing Mark on the smallest unit container in which the product is packaged, with or without the UL symbol on the product, is the only method provided by UL to identify products manufactured under its Listing and Follow-Up Service. The Listing Mark for these products includes the UL symbol (as illustrated in the Introduction of this Directory) together with the word "LISTED," a control number, and one of the following product names as appropriate: "Portable Luminaire Accessory,""Portable Luminaire Kit,""Portable Lamp Subassembly" or "Portable Luminaire Subassembly."

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Last Updated on 2019-04-30
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