New GB Standard for license plate illumination

Replacing the old standard GB 18408-2001, GB 18408-2015 for license plate illumination regarding photometric performance come officially in force from July 1st 2016, whereas there is a transition period of 2 years for existing certificates. Besides of general requirements, the new GB Standard also regulates specific requirements for individual parts:

  • Light color
  • Light output
  • Light color measuring
  • Test methods
  • Control requirements

Changes compared to the old GB Standard:

  • Categorization
  • Requirements for transition period and light source module
  • Testing methods for devices with light source module
  • etc.

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New GB Standard for license plate illumination

New GB Standard for license plate illumination