Press Release Summary:
Model 4.2 Power Economy (PE) series connector system is suited for wire to wire applications that require 4.2 x 4.2 mm centerline spacing. Plastic connector mates and unmates while maintaining positive-latch design. Unit is available in 2 to 24 positions and accommodates receptacle housing with either panel mount or free hanging plug housing. Connector mates with AMP-DUAC connectors and other compatible designs, and is rated for 600 Vac and 9 A(max).
Original Press Release:
New Wire-to-Wire Connector System Reduces Cost and Intermates
HARRISBURG, Pa., April 2 - Tyco Electronics today released the AMP 4.2 mm Power Economy (PE) series connector system. The new design is for wire to wire applications that require 4.2 mm x 4.2 mm centerline spacing. The plastic connector easily mates and unmates while maintaining a positive-latch design. The 4.2 PE is available in 2-24 positions and accommodates a receptacle housing and either a panel mount or free hanging plug housing. While the connector mates with AMP-DUAC connectors and other compatible designs, the 4.2 PE is lower priced. The 4.2 PE is suitable for wire harness assemblies used in vending machines, appliances, gaming products and other industrial / commercial products.
The 4.2 PE is rated for 600 VAC and nine amps maximum (in a 2-position configuration). Durability is rated at 50 mating cycles. The connector housing is constructed of UL 94V-2 nylon with tin-plated brass contacts.
For more information on the AMP 4.2 PE series connector Tyco Electronics, contact Tyco Electronics' technical support center at 1-800-522-6752. E-mail requests may be sent to: email@example.com
ABOUT TYCO ELECTRONICS
Tyco Electronics is one of the major business units of Tyco International (NYSE: TYC, LSE: TYI, BSE: TYC). Headquartered in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA, Tyco Electronics is the world's largest passive electronic components manufacturer, and a world leader in cutting-edge wireless technologies, fiber optic active components, and complete power systems. The company has facilities located in 51 countries serving customers in the aerospace, automotive, computer, communications, consumer electronics, industrial and power industries. Tyco Electronics provides advanced technology products from over thirty well-known and respected product brands, including Agastat, Alcoswitch, AMP, AMP Netconnect, Buchanan, CoEv, Critchley, Elcon, Elo TouchSystems, HTS, M/A-COM, Madison Cable, OEG, Potter & Brumfield, Raychem, Schrack, Simel and TDI Batteries.
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