Press Release Summary:
Designed for revos BASIC housings in sizes 16 and 24, rugged revos POWER hybrid contact inserts are available with power and control terminals in various combinations. Contact configurations let design engineers select 6, 8, or 12 power contacts for max currents of 40 or 80 A and 2, 4, 12, or 36 control contacts for max current of 10 A. Along with captive screws and up to 500 mating cycle ratings, features include contacts rated for 600 V and wires from 26–4 AWG.
Original Press Release:
Wieland Electric Adds New High Amperage Inserts to revos POWER Industrial Connector Series
Hybrid contact inserts combine power & control connections in proven rectangular housings
ONTARIO, CANADA – Wieland Electric Inc., a leading global manufacturer of innovative electrical interconnect technology, has extended its offering of revos POWER hybrid contact inserts for its proven family of rectangular connectors. Designed specifically for the revos BASIC housings in sizes 16 and 24, the rugged contact inserts are available with power and control terminals in a variety of combinations
“These new hybrid contact inserts give machine and equipment design engineers maximum flexibility in combining power and control connections in the proven revos BASIC rectangular connectors,” said Martin Lalonde, application engineer at Wieland Electric. “Designed for industrial and heavy equipment applications, the rugged connector inserts feature captive screws and up to 500 mating cycles.”
The different contact configurations enable design engineers to select 6, 8, or 12 power contacts for maximum currents of either 40A or 80A, and 2, 4, 12, or 36 control contacts for a maximum current of 10A. All contacts are rated for 600V and wires ranging in size from 26 to 4 AWG. The revos connectors are CSA and UL certified, and suitable for type 4 / IP65 applications.
For more information about Wieland Electric’s revos POWER connector inserts, please visit http://www.wielandinc.com/en-us/products/heavy-duty-connectors to access product datasheets, specifications, and other technical information. For more information about Wieland Electric and its other industrial automation products, please visit www.wielandinc.com or call 1-800-WIELAND (1-800-943-5263).
Wieland Electric Inc., founded in 1910, is a leading global manufacturer of electrical interconnect technology products. Headquartered in Germany with a North American Operations Center and subsidiaries throughout the world, Wieland Electric has 2200 employees in more than 70 countries to service worldwide customers. Wieland provides solutions to the industrial and building automation, wind, solar, HVAC, and power generation markets. Local inventory, value-added services, and technical resources are headquartered at the North American Operations Center and support a national sales and distribution channel. Wieland is ISO 9001 certified.