Connectors for Protection II luminaires
The new requirements for Protection Class II luminaires according to EN 60 598 -1 (Luminaires: General requirements and testing) include several general factors that need to be considered. Here are some examples:
- Creepage and clearance
- Leakage resistance
- Creep resistance of insulation materials
To help you decide which connectors to use for Protection II luminaires, we've tested a range of our products for use in Protection II luminaires.
We recommend using the following connectors. Please note additional information below:
Important information regarding earth contacts for Protection II luminaires:
- Please note that Protection II luminaires must not have an earth contact.
- Fixed Protection II luminaires may, however, be equipped with a connector that can be used for an earth contact. The connector must be protected from any touchable metal parts with Protection II insulation.
- Connectors are marked accordingly.