Single Pole Plugs and Connectors survive harsh environments.
August 24, 2012 -
Rated up to 400 A, 1,000 Vac, CS1000 Series designed for mining, maritime, oil, steel, and power generation environments. Safety features include IP2X finger protection, mechanical keying system that prevents insertion of wrong phases, locking pin that prevents accidental disconnection, and plug/receptacle that accepts different cable sizes. Standard features include solid silver-nickel contacts; spring-loaded, butt-style contact technology; and IP66 + IP67 environmental protection.
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4640 Ironwood Dr.
Franklin, WI, 53132
Meltric Introduces Line of High Amperage, Single Pole Plugs & Connectors
FRANKLIN, WI - Meltric Corporation, a leading manufacturer of a complete line of industrial plugs and receptacles including, UL/CSA switch rated plugs and receptacles, today introduced a new product line, the CS1000 Series of High Amperage Single Pole Plugs & Connectors up to 400A, 1000VAC. The CS1000 devices are designed to be a new industry standard for safety, usability, reliability, performance and durability in harsh operating conditions and the severe environments of the mining, maritime, oil, steel, industrial, entertainment and power generation industries. The CS1000 Series is being introduced to provide safety features that are not currently offered by other single pole devices. These safety features include: IP2X finger protection that protects users from live parts, mechanical keying system prevents insertion of the wrong phases, a locking pin that prevents accidental disconnection, and a plug/receptacle that accepts different cable sizes. The standard features of CS1000 Series include solid silver-nickel contacts, spring-loaded, butt-style contact technology and IP66 + IP67 environmental protection. CS1000 devices are available with a normal duty, standard handle that meets cord grip requirements up to 100 lbs or a heavy duty, cord grip (mesh) handle that meets UL 1691 requirements for a 300 lb. pull test. Adapter plates including 30o adapters are also available.
For more information, please visit http://www.meltric.com/html/cs1000-single-pole-plugs-receptacles.html
About Meltric Corporation
Franklin, WI-based Meltric Corporation manufactures a complete line of industrial plugs and receptacles including UL/CSA switch-rated plugs and receptacles. Meltric Corporation is the North American manufacturer and distributor of Marechal Corporation's industrial duty plugs/receptacles that were first designed in the 1950s to eliminate the safety hazards posed by pin and sleeve devices. Meltric is strategically aligned for extended growth as a result of successfully serving the needs of industrial business sectors that have a desire to improve electrical connection safety and maintenance productivity. For more information, please visit www.meltric.com. To schedule a media interview, please call 800-433-7642 or email BFortman@meltric.com