Product News: Electronic Components & Devices

Terminal Blocks feature low profile and angled wire entry.

Press Release Summary:

Terminal Blocks feature low profile and angled wire entry.

Jun 06, 2007 - With profile height of 8.5 mm and 55° angle of wire entry, MTB Series is furnished with double captive screws of nickel plated copper alloy with accessible testing points and housed in PA6-6 polyamide. Series is offered in configurations from 2-18 poles at 3.5 mm pitch, accepting wire size range of up to 16 AWG. Rated voltage is at 300 V with current rating up to 17.5 A, depending on utilized wire size.

Blockmaster Electronics - Elk Grove Village, IL

Original Press Release

BlockMaster's New MTB Series Features Low Profile and Angled Entry

Press release date: May 28, 2007

BlockMaster Electronics' newest product offering provides design engineers increased flexibility when configuring compact printed circuit boards. With a low profile height of a mere 8.5mm with its 55 angle of wire entry the MTB Series insures space saving benefits as well as allowing for an easy wire installation process.

The series is offered in configurations of from 2 - 18 poles at a 3.5mm pitch, accepting a wire size range of up to 16AWG. Rated voltage is at 300V with a current rating of up to 17.5 Amps depending on utilized wire size. BlockMaster's MTB series is furnished with double captive screws of nickel plated copper alloy with accessible testing points and is housed in PA6-6 polyamide with green as the standard color.

Delivery is currently quoted from stock to 6 weeks ARO. Pricing for the MTB-048 terminal blocks in lots of 500 pieces is at a very affordable $0.15 per pole. For detailed specifications and price and delivery quotations, contact any authorized distributor or representative, or BlockMaster direct at:

1400 Howard Street, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007 Tel. (800) 595-8881 .Fax: (847) 956-1690. E-mail: info@blockmaster.com Web. www.blockmaster.com

This new MTB Series is another example of BlockMasters' committment to an ongoing program of providing new product solutions for terminal block and barrier strip applications for world wide usages. Manufactured domestically and internationally, many of our products 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.

Company contact: Dawn Kinzer, (847) 956-1680