Circular Connectors support signal, power, and hybrid uses.
August 30, 2011 -
Designed for use outside cabinet in machine and industrial automation applications, M23 Circular Connector Series includes 6- to 19-pole signal connectors, 6-pole power version, and hybrid model with 4 power contacts and 4 signal contacts. All contacts are gold-plated, guaranteeing over 1,000 mating cycles with currents from 8-28 A at voltages of 100-800 V, depending on connector. Operating from -40 to +257°F, connectors are IP67 and IP69K rated and CE and UL approved.
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NEW M23 Circular Connectors from Weidmuller
RICHMOND, VA - Weidmuller introduces a new modular M23 connector family featuring compact and robust Circular Connectors for signal, power and hybrid (signal and power) applications. Weidmuller's M23 Circular Connectors are designed for use outside the cabinet in machine and industrial automation applications.
Weidmuller's new M23 connector family includes signal connectors ranging from 6- to 19-poles, along with a 6-pole (5 +PE) power version, and a hybrid connector with 4 power contacts and 4 signal contacts. All contacts are gold-plated, guaranteeing over 1,000 mating cycles and currents from 8A-28A at voltages of 100V-800V, depending on the connector. Crimping contacts feature the patented SLS® Technology (Spring Loaded Socket) for high-level contact stability.
Weidmuller's M23 Circular Connectors are a modular system with a broad range of housing styles, inserts and contacts. Robust metal housings are available in straight and right angle versions, as field-wireable or built-in connectors. Built-in connectors are available for front mount as well as back mount for additional flexibility.
The patented Euro-Lock-System® features an integrated locking clip that securely locks the contacts into the insert. It allows for easy assembly and disassembly without the need of special tools. Designed for use in temperatures ranging from -40°C to +125°C (-40°F to +257°F), the M23 Circular Connectors guarantee ingress protection to IP67 and IP69K, and are CE and UL approved for use in applications worldwide.
Weidmuller is the leading provider of solutions for the transmission of power, data and control signals in industrial environments. The company develops, produces and sells industrial electronics, network infrastructure components and connectivity solutions such as Wireless Solutions, Industrial Ethernet, Relays, Power Supplies, I/O modules, printed circuit board connectors, terminal blocks and complete DIN Rail assemblies. The Weidmuller group has a strong international focus with manufacturing and sales locations in over 70 countries.