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Electronic Components & Devices

Screw Terminal Connector Boards feature high-voltage design.

April 12, 2016

With high voltage traces running on inner layers for additional safety and protection from contamination, 2,100 Vdc CableEye® CB29H and CB29AH each contain four 16-pole screw terminal blocks that accept bare wires from 12–30 gauge in size. Metal jaws grip inserted wire without damaging or distorting end, and space between each terminal block may be used as wire channel to guide wires to side. Model CB29AH serves as transition board between wire harness mating connectors and Cable Eye tester. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Screw Terminal Connector Board is rated for high voltages.

April 12, 2016

With high voltage traces running on inner layers to afford additional safety and protection from contamination, CB29H addresses HiPot testing to 2,100 Vdc/1,200 Vac. Four 16-pole screw terminal blocks accept bare wires from 12- to 30-gauge; metal jaws firmly grip inserted wire without damaging or distorting end, and space between each terminal block may be used as wire channel. For each channel, pair of holes facilitates wire tie insertion. Transition board variant, CB29AH, is also available. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Connectors and Terminal Blocks connect high-current I/O on PCB.

April 4, 2016

High Power terminal blocks and connectors enable high current inputs and outputs to be connected on PCB. Available with up to 35 mm² wire entry size and up to 125 A ratings, terminal blocks come in modular interlocking versions or solid blocks of up to 8 poles in range of pitches. Locking screw flanges are available. Two-part connectors, available up to 16 poles with wire entry sizes up to 16mm² and current rating up to 76 A, are also available with screw flanges. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Screwless Terminal Blocks and Connectors from Hitaltech Reduce Installation Time

March 21, 2016

Hitaltech boast a complete range of Spring Clamp Terminal blocks and connectors across a complete range of pitches which are produced to a high quality, whilst offering a cost effective solution. Available from 2 to 24 ways across a complete range of pitches, Hitaltech's range of screwless terminal blocks and connectors suit applications where traditional terminal blocks have been used.... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Finger-Safe 10-Pole Terminal Block comes with jumper, screwdriver.

March 9, 2016

Able to handle up to 20 A per circuit, SAFE CIRCUITS provide finger-safe wire connections that ensure personnel safety and prevent incidental contact with objects. Variants include standard size (p/n SC-AVK) and miniature (p/n SC-MVK) screw clamp versions as well as standard size tension clamp version (p/n SC-PYK). UL approved and recognized, all of these products come with 10-pole jumper that can be cut down to any size and ergonomic screwdriver. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Terminal Blocks have single-pole, spring type design.

March 2, 2016

Available in SMT and THR designs, SM99 and SR99 series accept wire cross sections from 24–16 AWG. Push-in technique for wire insertion and size of pushbutton used for wire release promote usability, while connection reliability is fostered via indicator and test point. Along with 90° connection and automation-compliant packaging, reflow-capable products have 9 A nominal current rating, come in tape and reel packaging, and can be placed as single poles nearly everywhere on PCB. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Material Handling & Storage

Future Electronics Promotes Wago's New CAGE CLAMP Intuitive Lever Operation Products

February 23, 2016

Pointe Claire, Quebec - Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, recently announced immediate availability of new products from Wago, combining reliable and maintenance free CAGE CLAMP® connection technology with an intuitive lever operation. The 811 Series includes a 30A, 600V AC/DC Class CC and midget fuse holder or 30A, 1000V DC photovoltaic fuse holder,... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Ultra-Compact Terminal Block Approved for Larger Conductors

February 8, 2016

Germantown, WI – WAGO's universal surface mount PCB solution – the 2059, is now approved for 20 AWG/0.5 mm² conductors. 2059 terminal blocks create compact connections providing the perfect tool to minimize the size of LED modules. Featuring: • A low profile of just 2.7 mm, minimizing on-board shadowing • Wire cross-sections from 26 – 20 AWG (0.14 mm2 to 0.5... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Knife Disconnect Terminal Blocks offer tool-free actuation.

January 8, 2016

Respectively, UT 4-MTL and UT 6-MTL are available in 6.2 and 8.2 mm terminal widths and support 26–10 AWG and 24–8 AWG. Finger levers, which do not require tool for finger-safe actuation, enable technicians to safely perform circuit-polarity checks and troubleshooting without disrupting service. UL Recognized for 600 V and up to 20 A, these knife disconnect terminal blocks utilize Reakdyn® Principle for reliable, maintenance-free, screw-clamp connection. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Services

American Electrical Publishes New Video About Safe Circuits - A Safe Way to Add Connections, Terminate Circuits or Add a Distribution Block for Power or Grounding

October 23, 2015

Tom McCormick explains AEI's new product Safe Circuits - a safe way to add connections, terminate circuits or add a distribution block for power or grounding. 10, 20 amp feed through terminal blocks, a 10 position jumper and a screwdriver are sold together in three different types of terminal blocks - one mini screw clamp, one regular screw clamp and one tension clamp terminal block - all... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Future Electronics Promotes 250 Series Terminal Blocks from WAGO

September 24, 2015

Pointe Claire, Quebec – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, promotes WAGO's 250 Series PCB terminal blocks with Push-In Cage Clamp® connection technology. WAGO's 250 Series offers a cost effective wire-to-PC board interconnect solution, featuring PUSH-IN CAGE CLAMP operation for fast, simple connections. The 250 Series features ratings up to... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Fuse Terminal Blocks come in 3-conductor variant.

August 12, 2015

With TOPJOB®S Fuse and Disconnect Terminal Blocks, second conductor can be connected on field side. Pivot style units offer quick wiring with Push-In CAGE CLAMP®. Wiring stranded conductors is always hands-free via screwdriver actuation that keeps clamp open. Solid or ferruled conductors can also be directly pushed-in. Resistant to thermal cycling and gas-tight, terminal blocks offer jumper retention spring for vibration-proof, maintenance-free connectivity when commoning. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

PCB Terminal Blocks have modular, interlocking design.

July 22, 2015

Horizontal wire entry models CMM5-2 and CMM5-3 and vertical wire entry models CZZ5-2 and CZZ5-3 are UL recognized at 24–14 AWG, 16 A at 300 V Available in 2- and 3-position configurations, these white, 5 mm pitch, interlocking modular PCB terminal blocks accommodate new builds as well as maintenance and repair applications. Interlocking is accomplished by sliding tab on one side of terminal block into groove of another one to create endless number of wire positions. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Material Handling & Storage

DIN Rail Mount Terminal Block hold Class CC and Midget fuses.

July 21, 2015

UL Recognized at 18–8 AWG and 30 A at 600 V, Class CC and Midget fuse holder DIN rail mounted terminal blocks include single-, double-, and triple-pole versions with option of neutral pole and blown fuse indication. Lever enables safe fuse insertion and removal, while screw clamp box connections provide secure wire terminations requiring minimum wire insertion preparation. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

PCB Terminal Blocks come in fixed and pluggable versions.

July 21, 2015

Pluggable PCB terminal blocks come in standard, miniature, vertical, and high current varieties. Available in 2–24 positions with 12–24 AWG wire range, standard versions are rated for 12 A at 300 V. Fixed versions come in standard, miniature, 45°, double level, modular, and wire protection varieties. Standard versions are available with pin spacing from 3.5–10.16 mm. Also available, spring clamp terminal blocks with 3.5–7.62 mm pin spacing accelerate connection of individual wires to PCB. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Terminal Block Industrial Control Relays are DIN rail mounted.

July 20, 2015

With pluggable jumpers to facilitate bridging common inputs and outputs, PLC pluggable relay terminal block modules are used as interface between automation equipment and system auxiliary systems. Model ASI328003, at 6.2 mm wide, is configured as SPDT 6 A, 250 Vac/30 Vdc module with 24 Vac coil. It mounts on DIN rail and has pluggable relay with locking ejector for facilitated replacement. Red LED status display as well as protection diodes and inductive kickback protection are standard. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Fuse Terminal Blocks conserve space in Class I, Div 2 areas.

May 1, 2015

Available for use in hazardous locations, UL-certified UT 4-PE/L/HESI series incorporates screw connection in 6.2 mm pitch and provides fusing, feed-through, and shielding functionality in one package. Double-level design reduces DIN rail space requirements, and double bridge shaft on each level accelerates installation of potential distribution. Also included, Reakdyn® groove eliminates screw back-out and delivers reliable termination of stranded wire (with or without ferrules). Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

2061 Terminal Blocks Simplify Solid State Lighting Applications

March 26, 2015

GERMANTOWN, WI – 2061 surface mount terminal blocks with push-button actuation offer trouble-free installation and easy module replacement. Stranded conductors ranging in size from AWG 20 – AWG (16 0.5 mm2 to 1.5 mm2) can now easily be connected and removed via push-button. Solid conductors can also be inserted directly. At just 5.6 mm high with a light color profile the 2061 substantially... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Programmable Converter works with Type J and K thermocouples.

March 11, 2015

Offering 8 programmable input ranges and 3 programmable output ranges, X756847 isolates 3 signals generated by temperature sensors using Type J and K thermocouples and converts them into analog signals. DIN rail-mounted, 35 mA, 24–240 Vac/dc supply voltage signal converter lets operator program temperature via adjustable rotary switch and dip switch. Supported temperature ranges span -50 to +200°C to 0 to +1,200°C. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

WAGO Kicks Off 2015 Innovation in Automation Tour

February 26, 2015

GERMANTOWN, WI – WAGO's Innovation in Automation Tour (IIAT) commences its eighth tour of North America. Innovative mobile tradeshows, two IIAT vehicles will bring a range of Automation, Interface and Interconnect solutions to customers looking to enhance process efficiency and reliability. The vehicles feature new products, with interactive pick-and-play displays, free product samples... Read More