Solar SPEC Pak® is a multi-pin connector that meets the photovoltaic industry requirements specified in UL 6703A, passing the same environmental tests used to qualify solar panels. Power handling capabilities are to 1000 V and feature a locking latch that complies with NEC 2008 section 690.33(C) requirements. Designed for wire to wire applications, they handle up to 4 individual lines, the IP68 rated shell has a flammability rating of UL 94 V-0 and a weatherability rating of F1 per UL 746C. The housing is touch-safe per UL 1977 when used with Fingerproof Powerpole® housing and has a temperature range of -40° to 105° C (-40° to 221° F). These connectors will hold up to 4 Powerpole® power contacts, 16 signal contacts or a combination of both. Individually, the power contacts are rated to 40 amps and are capable of handling wire sizes of 20 to 10 AWG (0.50 to 4 mm²).
Anderson Power Products
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