Press Release Summary:
Modular spring type test plug may be used to test terminal block current for both taris IDC and fasis spring clamp terminal block styles in 5 mm and 6 mm pitch blocks. Test connection entry point is positioned as a top mount version and each module is individually marked. Manufactured of UL 94 V-0 polyamide 6.6 plastic for flammability resistance, test plug is rated for 2.5 A, 400 V for 26-16 AWG stranded or solid wire.
Original Press Release:
Modular Spring Type Test Plug Provides Universal Testing Option
BURGAW, N.C. (September 18, 2002) - Creating a more convenient way to test terminal block current, Wieland Electric Inc. has developed a modular test plug that may be used for both taris IDC or fasis spring clamp terminal block styles. The modular spring style test plug provides a universal solution for both 5mm and 6mm pitch blocks preserving the functionality of the blocks themselves.
"Wieland's test plug is a single tool that may be used to test a majority of cabinet connections," said Wieland product manager, Marc Immordino. "We incorporated all of the extra features required in a comprehensive test plug and packaged them in one part number for convenience."
Wieland's test plug tests individual modular poles in 5mm pitch, and 6mm pitch with the use of a separate partition. Built-in standard jumper bar slots are available in both 5mm and 6mm pitch versions. The test connection entry point is positioned as a top mount version and individual marking of each module is possible with Wieland's standard marking system. The plug also offers a recessed grip for easy handling even when used frequently.
Manufactured of UL 94 V-0 polyamide 6.6 plastic for flammability resistance, Wieland's test plug is rated for 2.5A, 400V for 26-16AWG stranded or solid wire. List pricing for the modular test plug starts at $687.23/100 with availability from 6 weeks to stock.
Wieland Electric Inc. is a leading international manufacturer of wiecon PC board, selos, taris and fasis DIN rail terminal blocks, wire management products, revos (rectangular) connectors, electronic interface modules, wipos power supplies and ricos remote I/O 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.