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WARNING: Fluorescent ballasts may pose a fire hazard – 12PN-08


May 23, 2012
By Anthony Capkun


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May 23, 2012 – UL is notifying Authorities Having Jurisdiction (AHJs), electrical contractors and consumers that the fluorescent ballasts identified below may pose a fire hazard. The products do not comply with UL’s safety requirements for Canada or the United States.

Name of product:
Fluorescent Ballasts, Model/Cat.No: DBAG-13P2C and SY-213HPF

Number of Units: 1300

Manufacturer: TDC Power Products Co. Ltd. of Taiwan

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Manufactured: 2003

The hazard: the fluorescent ballast may overheat posing a risk of fire.

Identification on the product (Model No. DBAG-13P2C):
TDC Power
Model No. DBAG-13P2C
120VAC 60Hz 0.30Amp
Type 1 Class P, CFL
High power factor
For (2) PL-13W Lamps
TDC Power Products Co. Ltd. 01
E181948
5G01

On the product (Cat. No. SY-213HPF):
Symban
CAT. NO.: SY-213HPF
120VAC 60Hz 0.30Amp
Type 1 Class P, CFL
For (2) PL-13W Lamps
High power factor
MODEL NO: DBAG-13P2C
E181948
5G01

Information courtesy UL. Mark shown is a legitimate UL Mark.



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