New C20F Series Power Entry Modules Meet Glow Wire Tests

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SCHURTER’s C20F Series Power Entry Modules are designed for power supplies rated up to 16 A at 250 VAC and meet UL/CSA, ENEC and cURus standards. Units are suitable for distribution units and power supplies rated up to 3500 W power ratings. The inlets are compliant to IEC 60950 (commercial), IEC 60601-1 (medical equipment) and IEC 60335-1 (Home appliance) standards. Units come with V-Lock cord retention option.

Original Press Release:

20 A Power Entry Module, C20F with V-Lock Cord Retention and Enhanced Glow Wire Resistance Now Offered as Standard Features

Santa Rosa, California, June 6, 2018 — SCHURTER’s popular IEC appliance inlet with filter series C20F, in the front side mounting versions, are now equipped with the V-Lock cord retention feature as standard. The C20F is also being manufactured with new material, whereby the components meet the increased glow wire tests according to IEC 60127-6 Edition 2 and IEC 60335-1 for appliances in unattended use.

The filtered AC connector is designed for use in power supplies rated up to 16 A at 250 VAC according to IEC and 20 A at 250 VAC according to UL/CSA. It is ENEC and cURus approved. The compact unit is designed to improve filter performance in applications with higher power demands 

The C20F is ideally suited for power supplies and distribution units with power ratings up to 3500 W. Standard and low-leakage medical filter options are available for use in commercial or facilities ICT equipment according to IEC 60950 and medical equipment according to IEC 60601-1. The series is also suitable for use in home appliances according to IEC 60335-1 and general industrial applications that would benefit from the convenience of a removable cord. 

Pricing for the C20F is approximately $19.60 each per 100 pieces. Packaging is 20 pieces per box. Click here for datasheet link C20F, information on Impacts of the change in the IEC/EN 60127-6 standard or Enhanced Requirements on Components. For sales and product information, contact Cora Umlauf at (800) 848-2600 or by email at 

If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact me. 

Suzanne Bowser 
Marketing Manager 
Santa Rosa CA 
707 636 3003 

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