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Can FA or FH breakers be used for HID lighting applications?

Issue:
Can FA or FH breakers be used for HID lighting applications?

Product Line:
Any FA or FH frame breaker.

Environment:
Breakers rated 15 to 50A only.

Cause:
Have the breakers been tested for HID application?

Resolution:
FA and FH have not been tested and rated for HID lighing applications. Therefore they are not marked ``HID`` as is required by the NEC for use in switching high-intensity-discharge loads.
PowerPact H frame breakers (15-50 A) have been tested and are so marked and are suitable for HID applications.


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