Electronic starter for fluorescent lamps

Our electronic starter for fluorescent lamps enable a reliable and quick lamp start without flickering. That doubles the lamp-life, minimises the maintenance costs and protects the environment.

Information about manufacturer:
PALM STEP Electronics Ltd was founded in Mauritius in May 1996 and certified in August 1997 according to ISO 9000 to ensure a continuous quality and reliability of the production and products. This reflects in a 10 years guarantee on the starters. The product range expanded year by year and Palm Step Electronics Ltd. is nowadays the market leader for electronic starter. 

Solutions for different applications

ÖKOSTART® - offers a wide range of economic and environmental friendly starters. No matter of low temperatures, use in households or special applications - we provide the best solution for you.

For single-lamps 4-125 Watt : ÖKO6

Applications

In- and outdoor :

  • airports
  • factories
  • stations
  • offices
  • sportshalls, etc.

Data

Operating voltage:
200 -250 Vac 50/60Hz
   
Preheat time:
ca. 2,3 sec. nominal by 20°C

Pins:
Nickel plated brass

Canister:
Polycarbonate, flame retardant UL-VO rated 

Operating temperature:
-20°C bis +100°C

Safety shutdown:
Within approx. 3 sec. at +20°C

Pulse height:
1.500 V max.

Suitable for the following lamp types:

4-125 Watt (Linear T5/T8/T12), 10-38W 2D (TC-DD), 11W PLS (TC), 10-26W PCL (TC-D), 18-36W PLL (TC-L), 22-60W circular-Tube, 40-65W U-Tube Suitable for inductive and capacitive circuits

For twin-lamps: ÖKO2

Applications

In- and outdoor :

  • factories
  • stockrooms
  • offices
  • stations
  • airports
  • sportshalls, etc.

Data

Operating voltage:
200 -250 Vac 50/60Hz
   
Preheat time:
ca. 2,8 sec. nominal by 20°C

Pins:
Nickel plated brass

Canister:
Polycarbonate, flame retardant UL-VO rated

Operating temperature:
-20°C bis +100°C

Safety shutdown:
Within approx. 3.5 sec. at +20°C

Pulse height:
1.500 V max.

Suitable for the following lamp types:

4-22Watt (Linear 4-20W) Single/Tandem T8/T12, 5W PLS (TC), 7-9W PL-S, 18W PL-L, 22W Circular-Tube (only Single lamps)
Suitable for inductive and capacitive circuits

Rapidstarter for indoor: TURBiO

Applications

For household purposes only like:

  • bathrooms
  • corridors
  • stairwells
  • kitchens, etc.

Data

Operating voltage:
200 -250 Vac 50/60Hz
   
Preheat time:
ca. 0,4 sec. nominal by 20°C

Pins:
Nickel plated brass 

Canister:
Polycarbonate, flame retardant UL-VO rated

Operating temperature:
-5°C bis +100°C

Safety shutdown:
Within 1.0 sec. at +20°C

Pulse height:
1.500 V max.

Suitable for the following lamp types:

4-65W (Linear T5/T8/T12), 10-38W 2D (TC-DD), 5-11W PLS (TC), 16-26W PLC (TC-D), 18-36 PLL (TC-L), 22-60W Circular- and U-Tube.
Only suitable for inductive circuits without capacitors for serial compensation

For UV-lamps: SOLARSTART

Applications

  • UV-lamps
  • tanning beds, etc.

Suitable for the following lamp types:

ÖKO 8: 4-180W (Linear T5/T8/T12) 

Data

Operating voltage:
200 -250 Vac 50/60Hz
   
Preheat time::
ca. 2,4 sec. nominal by 20°C

Pins:
Nickel plated brass

Canister:
Polycarbonate, flame retardant UL-VO rated

Operating temperature:
-5°C bis +85°C

Safety shutdown:
Within approx. 3.5 sec. at +20°C

Pulse height:
1.500 V max.

Special Solutions / OEM-Versions

Development of electronic starters for special applications, for example

  • UVC-lamps (HO and Amalgam-lamps)
  • water clarifiers

Custom specific labels and different canister colours available.
Starters for class 2 applications and for T5-tubes with magnetic ballast .