Product News: Electronic Components & Devices

Terminal Blocks are engineered for pick and place production.

Press Release Summary:

Terminal Blocks are engineered for pick and place production.

Jun 10, 2009 - Compatible with re-flow soldering techniques, STH series terminal blocks use self-extinguishing halogen-free UL94 V-0 plastic housing material and have temperature tolerance of up to 270ºC. They are offered in pitches of 3.81-15.0 mm in modular or side-stackable configurations with 2-6 pole individual units. Available in choice of straight, angled, or 90º wire entry, accepting wire sizes of from 2-16 AWG, wire retention is achieved through spring or clamping.

Blockmaster Electronics - Elk Grove Village, IL

Original Press Release

Blockmaster Goes Green with New Pick & Place Product Line

Press release date: May 29, 2009

BlockMaster Electronics, Inc., Elk Grove Village, IL, has announced the introduction of its new STH Series of terminal blocks specifically engineered for new "Pick & Place" production technology utilizing through-hole product placement.

Using self-extinguishing halogen-free UL94 V-0 plastic housing material, with a temperature tolerance of up to 270C, the BlockMaster STH terminal, blocks are eminently suitable for re-flow soldering techniques.

The STH terminal blocks are offered in pitches of 3.81mm to 15.0 mm in modular or side-stackable configurations with 2 - 6 pole individual units. Sub-series within the line offers operating voltages of from 300 to 750 V at 10 -125 Amps. Even greater flexibility is available through the choice of straight, angled or 90 wire entry, accepting wire sizes of from 2 - 16 AWG. Wire retention is achieved through spring or clamping depending on sub-series choice. Both tube or tape and reel packaging are available. The entire product line is RoHS compliant with green as the standard color.

BlockMaster's new STH Terminal Blocks, and sub-series, comprise a very broad product line. For detailed literature specifications, sample requests, specific pricing and delivery; contact any authorized BlockMaster Representative of stocking distributor. The STH product is in stock for sample quantities with production amounts quoted at 6 - 8 weeks ARO.

Contact BlockMaster at:
1400 Howard Street,
Elk Grove Village, IL 60007
Toll Free Tel: 800-595-8881,
Fax: 847-956-1690
E-Mail: BlockMaster@BlockMaster.com,
Web: www.BlockMaster.com

BlockMaster's new STH product line is further evidence of their commitment to provide products, manufactured domestically and internationally, that meet or exceed agency quality approval standards from around the world, including UL, CUL, VDE and CE. Our products are manufactured in state of the art facilities in China, Korea, Taiwan and the USA; many of whom hold ISO-9000 Certifications. BlockMaster products are sold globally through an extensive network of independently owned Manufacturer Representatives and stocking Distributors.