Press Release Summary:
Containing silicone filled sealant that protects against moisture and corrosion, UL listed SNAP-N-LOK connectors provide secure wire connection with strain relief to prevent connector from backing off or vibrating loose. They handle 20-10 AWG solid or stranded copper wire and are designed for harsh environments where sealed and protected connection is required. Connectors are suited to indoor/outdoor, direct burial, and submersible applications.
Original Press Release:
Tyco Electronics Introduces SNAP-N-LOK Silicone-Filled Water-Resistant Wire Connectors
Simple Wire Connectors for Environmentally Exposed Applications
HARRISBURG, Pa. - Tyco Electronics has expanded its growing family of water-resistant splices, taps, and connectors with new silicone-filled wire connectors. The innovative SNAP-N-LOK wire connectors contain a silicone sealant that protects against moisture and corrosion. The no-twist wire connectors provide a unique and secure wire connection with unmatched strain relief to prevent the connector from backing off or vibrating loose.
Tyco Electronics' SNAP-N-LOK wire connectors are designed for extreme environments where a sealed and protected connection is required. Applications include outdoor lighting and signage, traffic control systems, filters and pumps, valve controls, industrial processing, security systems, and tracer lines.
The complete SNAP-N-LOK line handles 20 to 10 AWG solid or stranded copper wire. The UL Listed connectors are suited to indoor/outdoor, direct burial, and submersible applications.
For more information on Tyco Electronics' SNAP-N-LOK connectors visit your electrical distributor or hardware retailer or contact Tyco Electronics' inside sales department at 1-800-327-6996 or http://energy.tycoelectronics.com/commercialproducts.
ABOUT TYCO ELECTRONICS
Tyco Electronics Ltd. is a leading global provider of engineered electronic components, network solutions, specialty products and undersea telecommunication systems, with fiscal 2009 sales of US$10.3 billion to customers in more than 150 countries. We design, manufacture and market products for customers in a broad array of industries including automotive; data communication systems and consumer electronics; telecommunications; aerospace, defense and marine; medical; energy; and lighting. With approximately 7,000 engineers and worldwide manufacturing, sales and customer service capabilities, Tyco Electronics' commitment is our customers' advantage. More information on Tyco Electronics can be found at http://www.tycoelectronics.com/.