Signal and Data Connectors suit outdoor applications.

Press Release Summary:

Featuring stainless steel thread and coupling nut, M12 Signal and Data Plug Connectors ensure reliability even at temperatures from -40 to +105°C. Four-position units are resistant to salts, acids, oils, and chemicals. In addition, material used is highly resistant to UV radiation and ozone.

Original Press Release:

Cabling Meets Requirements for Outdoor Installation

MIDDLETOWN, Pa. - Phoenix Contact's new line of signal and data plug connectors is designed for use outdoors. The M12 Outdoor product line guarantees dependable connections and a high level of reliability even at temperatures between -40 and +105 degrees Celsius.

The product line offers simple and flexible installation. It not only withstands extreme temperatures, but also resists salts, acids, oils and chemicals. The material used is also highly resistant to UV radiation and ozone. The 4-position M12 connector features a stainless steel thread and coupling nut.

Phoenix Contact offers a complete range of products to wire sensors/actuators for outdoor use. These include pre-assembled cables, plug connectors that can be assembled in the field and sensor/actuator distribution boxes.

About Phoenix Contact

Phoenix Contact develops and manufactures industrial electrical and electronic technology products that power, protect, connect and automate systems and equipment for a wide range of industries. Phoenix Contact GmbH & Co. KG, Blomberg, Germany, operates 47 international subsidiaries, including Phoenix Contact USA in Middletown, Pa.

For more information about the M12 Outdoor products, visit, or call technical service at 800-322-3225, e-mail

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