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IEC 60598-2-10 Testing

Portable luminaires for children

IEC 60598-2-10 Scope:

IEC 60598 2 10 and EN 60598 2 10 testing specifies requirements for portable luminaires for children and for use with tungsten filament lamps or single capped fluorescent lamps on a supply voltage not exceeding 250 V. It is to be read in conjunction with those sections of Part 1 to which reference is made.

This part is not applicable to the following:

  • Portable luminaires typically placed as an extra ornamental element in temporary decorative configurations due to festivities or celebrations;
  • Low illuminance background luminaires integral with a plug, i.e. forming part of a plug-in device;
  • Battery driven luminaires or luminaires not for direct connection to the main supply;
  • Toys;
  • Luminaires designed or clearly intended for adult use;
  • Luminaires with two-dimensional graphic reproductions of persons or animals (real or imaginary) on removable shades.

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Related Standards:

IEC 60598-2-1 Fixed general purpose luminaires

IEC 60598-2-2 Recessed luminaires

IEC 60598-2-3 Luminaires for road and street lighting

IEC 60598-2-4 Portable general purpose luminaires

IEC 60598-2-5 Floodlights

IEC 60598-2-7 Portable luminaires for garden use

IEC 60598-2-8 Handlamps

IEC 60598-2-9 Photo and film luminaires (non-professional)

IEC 60598-2-11 Aquarium luminaires

IEC 60598-2-12 Mains socket-outlet mounted nightlights

IEC 60598-2-13 Ground recessed luminaires

IEC 60598-2-14 Luminaires for cold cathode tubular discharge lamps (neon tubes) and similar equipment

IEC 60598-2-18 Luminaires for swimming pools and similar applications

IEC 60598-2-19 Air-handling luminaires (safety requirements)

IEC 60598-2-20 Lighting chains

IEC 60598-2-21 Rope lights

IEC 60598-2-22 Luminaires for emergency lighting

IEC 60598-2-23 Extra low voltage lighting systems for filament lamps

IEC 60598-2-24 Luminaires with limited surface temperatures

IEC 60598-2-25 Luminaires for use in clinical areas of hospitals and health care buildings