CAMARILLO, Calif., 4 March 2016. Binder-USA LP in Camarillo, Calif., is introducing a 12-pin Harsh Environment Connector (HEC) for use in rough environmental conditions such as the agricultural and industrial industries. The power connectors are UL and VDE approved and offer the same degree of protection of IP68 and IP69K.
The HEC connector is designed with a 3-point bayonet locking mechanism and constructed of a lightweight plastic. These connectors resist the effects climatic conditions and resist industrial and chemical substances. The IP68 and IP69K rating ensures protection from temporary immersion in water and high-pressure wash-downs.
The new 12-pin configuration uses crimp contacts to ensure a shock and vibration resistant termination. Silver or gold contacts are available accepting wire gauges between 26 to 18 AWG. Male and female contacts can be purchased individually or reeled. Each contact is rated at 5-amp and a 250-volt rating can be transmitted overall.
For more information contact Binder online at www.binder-usa.com.