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Sealed plastic connectors

25 September 2019 Interconnection

The UTL series from Souriau is a plastic connector suitable for outdoor industrial applications thanks to a high sealing performance (IP68/IP69K) and an extreme UV resistance with F1 material per UL746C. The UTL series guarantees extended outdoor life, making them ideal lighting connectors.

Designed and qualified according to the UL1977 and IEC61984 standards, the UTL connector series offers a 5 VA flammability rating, hot wire and current breaking capacity to meet all standards of industrial equipment. Its moisture-proof capability is due to a technical design that prevents condensation ingress into the equipment that can cause damage to systems. Available as an option, this feature will prevent moisture from penetrating into a system over time.

In addition, the UTL series has a push-and-press-to-release coupling system which allows the user to connect quickly, even in blind conditions and provides a secure connection due to an audible click which guarantees the proper connection. The UTL is compliant with RS-485, DMX and DALI protocols.

Available with a large choice of shells and contact types, screw contact termination allows the user to terminate their cable assembly in the field with only one screwdriver. A standard cable assembly offering provides a complete interconnect solution to simplify customers’ supply chain.


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