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Document ID (ISN)28286
CIS number 77-1894
ISSN - Serial title Elektrische Energie-Technik
Year 1976
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Kiefer G.
Title Choice and installation of luminaires
Original title Leuchten - richtig ausgewählt und installiert [in German]
Bibliographic information 2 Nov. 1976, Vol.21, No.22, p.497-501. Illus. 16 ref.
Abstract A list of the regulations of the Association of German Electrical Engineers (VDE) and DIN standards for safety of lighting installations is followed by a description of and commentary on precautions to be taken in the installation of luminaires: prevention of indirect contact, choice of luminaires according to the protection they offer against indirect contact, water and dust, dimensions and characteristics of cables and colour identification of conductors, connection and attachment of luminaires, circuits and balancing of discharge lamps. Some special cases (explosive or damp atmospheres).
Descriptors (primary) electric lighting equipment; illumination design; artificial lighting
Descriptors (secondary) Germany (Federal Republic of); contact voltage protection; standardization; colour coding; explosion prevention
Document type -
Subject(s) Lighting, colour and vision
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Lighting and colour