The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) has updated the ANSI C136 series of standards for roadway and area lighting equipment. Nine standards have been reaffirmed and one has been revised. The series is made up of a total of 31 standards and is maintained by the ANSI C136 committee.


ANSI C136.1-2004 (R2009) Filament Lamps?A Guide for Selection

ANSI C136.2-2004 (R2009) Luminaire Voltage Classification

ANSI C136.4-2003 (R2009) Series Sockets and Series-Socket Receptacles

ANSI C136.5-2003 (R2009) Film Cutouts

ANSI C136.13-2004 (R2009) Metal Brackets for Wood Poles

ANSI C136.14-2004 (R2009) Elliptically Shaped, Enclosed Side-Mounted Luminaires for Horizontal-Burning High-Intensity Discharge (HID) Lamps

ANSI C136.19-2004 (R2009) High-Pressure Sodium (HPS) and Retrofit HPS Lamps for Mercury Ballasts?Guide for Selection

ANSI C136.21-2004 (R2009) Vertical Tenons Used with Post Top-Mounted Luminaires

ANSI C136.26-2003 (R2009) Troubleshooting Guide for High-Pressure Sodium (HPS) Luminaires


ANSI C136.16-2009 Enclosed, Post Top-Mounted Luminaires

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