Not all MEAN WELL LED drivers are listed on the MEAN WELL Australia website. This is because not all MEAN WELL LED drivers have an Australian electrical safety certificate.
Using a fan cooled power supply in a dusty or damp environment has the potential to lead to a premature failure. Such failures are not covered by the manufacturer's warranty.
You may already know that MEAN WELL has a solid reputation for manufacturing reliable power supplies.
If you are wiring multiple constant current luminaires MEAN WELL has a low-cost solution.
As we have mentioned in previous blog posts, there are many copies of MEAN WELL power supplies being offered for sale in Asia.
Switch mode power supplies incorporate large capacitors in the input stage to keep the ripple voltage low. However, upon start-up, these capacitors draw a large inrush current while charging up.
On March 1st 2016 Australia introduced a new single compliance mark for Electrical Safety and EMC approvals. This new mark is called the RCM (Regulatory Compliance Mark).
Australia has its own electrical safety laws and regulations that differ to other jurisdictions around the world.
Australian electricians are advised that there are a number of fake power supplies coming out of Asia.
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