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NEMA publishes application guideline for terminal blocks.

Press Release Summary:

Jun 12, 2015 - Last published in 2010, NEMA ICS 4-2015 Application Guideline for Terminal Blocks updates technical references to IEC 60947-7 series and ANSI/UL standards. It applies to 1-piece (modular) or 2-piece terminal blocks with screw-type, screwless-type, or insulation-displacement clamping units intended for industrial use and that are fixed to a support or a printed circuit board to provide electrical and mechanical connection for round, solid, or stranded conductors.

National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) - Rosslyn, VA

Original Press Release

NEMA Publishes NEMA ICS 4-2015 Application Guideline for Terminal Blocks

Press release date: Jun 10, 2015

ROSSLYN, Va., —The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) published NEMA ICS 4-2015 Application Guideline for Terminal Blocks.

Last published in 2010, this edition updates technical references to IEC 60947-7 series and ANSI/UL standards.

It applies to one-piece (modular) or two-piece terminal blocks with screw-type, screwless-type, or insulation-displacement clamping units intended for industrial use and that are fixed to a support or a printed circuit board to provide electrical and mechanical connection for round, solid, or stranded conductors.

NEMA ICS 4-2015 may be downloaded at no charge or purchased in hard copy for $64 on the NEMA website.

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