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Dimming T8 Fluorescent System Problems
Lighting Diagnostics Title:  Dimming T8 Fluorescent System Problems
Date:  2006
Author(s):  Keith Toomey
Number of Pages:  4
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Abstract

A major retail chain encountered problems, including early lamp failure, with some of its dimming fluorescent lighting systems. This issue of Lighting Diagnostics summarizes the problems encountered and the evaluation and findings of the NLPIP Lighting Diagnostics team sent to investigate. The investigators determined several problems relating to the lamps, ballasts, luminaires, lamp holders, and the installations themselves.



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