flash tube

electronic-flash lamp

discharge lamp to be operated with an electronic equipment in order to give a high light output for a very brief period, capable of repetition

Note 1 to entry: A flash tube can be used for lighting objects to be photographed, for stroboscopic observation or for signalling purposes.

Note 2 to entry: This entry was numbered 845-07-44 in IEC 60050-845:1987.

Note 3 to entry: This entry was numbered 17-439 in CIE S 017:2011.

Publication date: 2020-12
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