Press Release Summary:
WKN 70 provides grounded connection for large gauge wires from 6 to 2 AWG. It is constructed of polyamide 6.6 plastic housing rated to UL 94 V-0 standards for non-flammability. Each block is manufactured with universal DIN rail mounting foot, and ground connection is made immediately upon installation.
Original Press Release:
Wieland Introduces Ground Terminal Block For 3-Phase Power Supply Applications
BURGAW, N.C. (April 26, 2002) - Expanding its selos Series screw clamp terminal block family, Wieland Electric Inc. introduced a large gauge ground terminal block for three-phase power supply applications. The WKN 70 Series block provides a grounded connection for large gauge wires from 6-2 AWG.
"The WKN 70 terminal block answers a demand for the heavy duty connections required in industrial applications where three-phase power supplies are used," said Wieland Product Manager, Marc Immordino. "The robust screw clamp connection method ensures that each termination has the highest connection integrity."
Wieland's WKN 70 Series is constructed of a high-quality polyamide 6.6 plastic housing that is rated to UL 94 V-0 standards for non-flammability. Each block is manufactured with a universal DIN rail mounting foot and the ground connection is made immediately upon installation.
Pricing for the WKN 70 Series terminal blocks are $15-$18 each. For more information, customers may contact their local Wieland distributor, or call 1-800-WIELAND (1-800-943-5263); or fax (910) 259-3691; by mail at Wieland Electric Inc., 49 International Road, Burgaw, NC, 28425; or on the worldwide web at
Wieland Electric Inc. is a leading international manufacturer of PC board and DIN rail terminal blocks, wire management products, Multipole (rectangular) connectors, electronic interface modules and remote I/0 communications systems based in Burgaw, N.C. Wieland operates manufacturing facilities worldwide and was the first terminal block supplier to achieve ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 certification. Along with nationwide sales and distribution networks in the U.S. and Canada, Wieland's North American operation provides value-added assembly, warehousing, computerized inventory control, customer service and engineering support.