Product News: Electronic Components & Devices
Terminal Block uses one switch to shunt secondaries.
Press Release Summary:
December 6, 2002 - K-Blox(TM) CT Ratchet Shunt(TM) is a DIN rail mountable terminal block for current transmission circuits that comes in 4 and 6 pole configurations. Slide switch can safely short out 3 or 4 CT secondaries with one movement, helping to prevent injuries and damage to equipment. Shunt locks in energized or de-energized position for added safety. Constructed from molded thermoplastics, terminal block is rated for 600 V, 30 A, and has <10 milliohm contact resistance.
Original Press Release
CT Circuit Terminal Block Features One Switch to Shunt Secondaries
Press release date: December 2, 2002
The Konnext K-Blox(TM) CT Ratchet Shunt(TM) is a DIN rail mountable terminal block for CT circuits that comes in four and six pole configurations. Featuring a simple slide switch which can safely short out three or four CT secondaries with one movement, this CT ratchet shunt can be locked in either an energized or de-energized position for additional safety.
Eliminating the need for jumpers or shorting screws and the tedious task of shorting and unshorting each secondary, the Konnext K-Blox(TM) CT Ratchet Shunt(TM) saves time and the possibility or error by switching everything at once. Constructed from molded thermoplastics, these terminal blocks are rated for 600 volts, 30 Amps, and have <10 milliohm contact resistance.
The Konnext K-Blox(TM) CT Ratchet Shunt(TM) is priced from $ 6.95 ea. for a three position unit, depending upon quantity. Literature and pricing are available upon request.
For more information contact: Konnext Inc. Arnold W. Johansen, Engineering 4 Kane Industrial Dr. Hudson, MA 01749 (978) 567-0800 FAX (978) 568-9964 e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org www.konnextinc.com