What type of a ballast do compact fluorescent lamps use?

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a compact electronic ballast in the base of the lamp
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How do you install a two lamp fluorescent ballast?

Answer for USA, Canada and countries using similar 60Hz mains supplies Now, I'm going to make some assumptions here and it will be up to you to determine if my assumptions

What is a compact fluorescent PI lamp?

PL mean Plug in - Light Bulb , the most comment application is CFL (Compact Fluorescent Lamp) which require assistance components to make it work or light up, different to in

Why does a fluorescent lamp require a ballast?

A ballast in a fluorescent lamp does two things: it steps up the voltage to drive the lamp, and it provides a "load" or operating resistance when the lamp "fires" and conducts

Can you dim compact fluorescent lamps?

Yes, compact fluorescent lamps can be dimmed. However it requires a dimming ballast which can be quite expensive and the amount of dimming is limited to about 20%. If you're

What are the advantages of using compact fluorescent lamps?

A compact fluorescent lamp or CFL has the advantage of consuming less power. It works in the same way as a fluorescent tube light however it is made in a much more compact

What is compact fluorescent lamp in science?

A Compact Fluorescent Lamp (CFL) is type of energy-saving bulb made from a small glass tube which is filled with mercury vapour. It has a phosphorescent coating on the inside

Is it safe to use a 23W compact fluorescent lamp bulb in a table lamp?

Yes because it uses 23 w of electric power, which puts it below theusual limit of 60 w or 100 w for table lamps. That limit is setbecause old-fashioned incandescent bulbs like

Compact fluorescent lamps have made a lot of changes in the lighting sector it is also changed from a fluorescent lamp to compact fluorescent lamps but still it is dependent on the ballast Why?

A ballast is an electrical component used with a fluorescent bulb (or mercury vapor lamp or arc lamp) to conduct electricity at each end of the tube. Compact fluorescent light
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What is the uses of ballast in fluorescent lamp?

The ballast sends high voltage to the bulb in order to get the gasto illuminate. It then controls the amount of current necessary.There are many different types of ballast and
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How much is a compact fluorescent lamp?

The prices for compact fluorescent lamps vary in price depending on size, where you buy them, and what materials they are made of.