Press Release Summary:
Available in B and C sizes, minifastÂ® Connectors are suitable for power and signals to factory automation equipment. B size offers 6, 7, or 8-pin connection, while C size connector offers 9, 10, or 12-pin connection. Paired with 16 AWG cable, 6-pin minifast delivers 9 A of current carrying capability, while 12-pin minifast can handle 6 A. All connectors are rated for 600 V. Extended coupling nut design provides pull strength over 200 lb.
Original Press Release:
TURCK Now Offers Rugged minifast® Connector Family in B & C Sizes
Minneapolis, MN-July 30, 2004-TURCK Inc. announces the new minifast B (1"-16) and C (1 1/8"- 16) size cordsets and receptacles. minifast B and C size cordsets are industry standard connectors built to meet the SAE H1738-2 specification. Available in 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, or 12-pin configurations, minifast B & C connectors can be used for power and signals to factory automation equipment in the material handling, automotive, conveyors, and automated equipment industries, including safety light curtains and TURCK junction boxes. The B size minifast connector offers a 6, 7, or 8-pin connection and the C size minifast connector offers a 9, 10, or 12-pin connection.
TURCK minifast connectors are the most rugged connectors anywhere. The 2 mm pins and spring style contacts offer exceptional current ratings. Paired with 16 AWG cable (18 AWG also available) the 6-pin minifast offers a full 9 A of current carrying capability and the 12-pin minifast can handle 6A. All connectors are rated for 600 V.
The extended coupling nut design provides pull strength of over 200 lbs. Coupling nuts are available in nickel-plated brass or 316 stainless steel to match any application environment. The large over molded plug body with built in strain relief provides complete protection. In fact, the minifast product line is rated to NEMA 1, 3, 4, 6P and IEC IP 68.
Choose a cable for any application. minifast cordsets are available in PVC (ITC/PLTC rated), PUR, weldlife TPE, and flexlife-10 high flex cable. Fully encapsulated mating receptacles are available in nickel-plated brass and 316 stainless steel housings with ½"-14 NPT, ½"-14 NPT and M20 mounting threads. All parts are available in standard or custom lengths.
TURCK is a leading supplier of advanced control solutions to help manufacturers improve their automated processes, products and profits. For other TURCK products or technical information, please contact: Application Support - Toll free: 800-544-PROX (7769). Visit us on the web www.turck.com or Email: email@example.com.