Receptacles are offered in right angle PCB mount.

Press Release Summary:

Attached to brass housings that provide watertight seal, 3-, 4-, and 6-pin M8 picofast receptacles and mating cordsets are suited for power and signal transfers. Male and female PCB receptacles are available; former mates with threaded and snap-lock picofast cordsets, while latter works with picofast threaded cordsets. All versions provide protection that meets IEC IP 67. Voltage and current limits range from 1 A @ 24 Vdc to 4 A @ 75 Vdc.

Original Press Release:

TURCK Introduces New M8 picofast® Connectors in a Right Angle PCB Mount

Minneapolis, MN-November 21, 2003-TURCK Inc. has announced the immediate availability of the 3, 4 and 6-pin M8 picofast PCB mount receptacles. picofast receptacles and their mating cordsets can be used for power and signal transfers to factory automation equipment in the pharmaceutical, electronics, and semiconductor industries. These new receptacles are mounted on printed circuit boards and attached to a housing which provides a watertight seal. Each receptacle includes mounting hardware for easy installation. All models use the same PCB layout, making it easy to create your boards without the frustration of set-up time. The brass housings are made to withstand rugged industrial environments.

TURCK offers both male and female versions of the PCB receptacles. The male versions mate with both threaded and snap-lock versions of the picofast cordsets and the female versions are designed to work with picofast threaded cordsets.

The M8 threaded receptacles provide protection that meets IEC IP 67. Voltage and current limits are: 1 A @ 24 VDC for the 6-pin, 4 A @ 36 VDC for the 4-pin and 4 A @ 75 VDC for the 3-pin.

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