Press Release Summary:
X-COM Series 769 includes base receptacle terminal blocks with 2 connections for either 2 plugs or 1 plug/1 cage clamp and 2-way jumping. Cage Clamp technology provides vibration-proof connections. Blocks are also available in disconnect, diode and LED versions. Variety of printed circuit board headers and chassis mount connectors allow greater usage of pre-assembled modules while being able to branch with single conductors and female plugs.
Original Press Release:
WAGO X-COM System Provides Unlimited Connections
Germantown, WI, January 2002-WAGO announces new additions to the X-COM, Series 769 terminal blocks. The 769 Series provides "X" number of connection combinations which utilize terminal blocks and plugs that are designed to create one, self-contained plug-in connection system with unlimited variations. With such a wide variety of combinations, the X-COM System saves installation, maintenance time and money, allowing pre-assembled modules to be plugged into DIN 35 rail-mounted receptacle terminals.
New developments to the series include base receptacle terminal blocks with two connections for either 2 plugs or 1 plugs/1 Cage Clamp and 2-way jumping. WAGO's Cage Clamp technology featured in the X-COM System provides vibration proof, low resistance, and superior quality connections. Receptacle blocks for fuse plugs and electronic component modules are available, offering greater modularity and space savings.
Blocks are also available in disconnect, diode and LED versions. The X-COM System has further expanded with a variety of printed circuit board headers and chassis mount connectors. This allows greater usage of pre-assembled modules while being able to branch with the single conductors and female plugs. X-COM is fast becoming the system of choice for interfacing between panel and external wiring.
WAGO is the worldwide leader in spring pressure termination technology. Since it was formed in 1951, WAGO's core business has been the design, manufacture and marketing of an increasingly wide range of highly innovative terminal blocks and connectors featuring the company's unique Cage-Clamp connection technology. WAGO also specializes in DIN rail mounted fieldbus independent I/O systems, custom electronics and factory automation products. For more information, call Inside Sales at 1-800-DIN-RAIL, or visit www.wago.com.