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Can an arc fault breaker be used on fluorescent fixtures?

Can an arc fault circuit breaker work properly on a fluorescent fixture?

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Arc Fault Circuit Breakers

Generally, yes.  However, if the RF filter in the fluorescent ballast has a capacitor connected to ground, it may trip the breaker.  Recommend contacting the fixture manufacturer to verify suitability for a ground-fault or arc-fault protected circuit.
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