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Can the 8903 Type L lighting contactors be used with HID lights?

Issue:
Can the 8903 Type L lighting contactors be used with HID lights?

Product Line:
NEMA Lighting Contactors

Environment:
Products sold and used in the United States

Cause:
HID LED Metal Halides in use

Resolution:
Due to the extended inrush of HID lighting Class 8903 Type L & LX is not recommended. Class 8903 Type S or Type PB would be the best suitable product.


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