Switchcraft Introduces Sealed Power Plugs and Jacks
Switchcraft® is Pleased to Announce the Introduction of the New Sealed Power Jack and Plug Series
Chicago, IL (October 20, 2009) – Switchcraft, Inc. is pleased to announce the newest addition to their already extensive line of power plugs and jacks, the sealed power plug & jack. The new versions are sealed to a rating of IP-68. They are made in the USA to the same high standard as our entire current product offering.
FEATURES & BENEFITS
IP rating of IP68/ NEMA 250 (6P), for properly mated Switchcraft sealed jack and plug, makes the device perfect for harsh environments
Available in multiple pin diameters
Automatic switch over from AC to DC permitted by sleeve shunt spring
Optional IP rated cap (JCAP) protects Jack when not in use
Up to 5A current rating (carry), at 65 ̊C, up to 30 VDC
Overmold options available, for both the plug and the jack
Color coded plug finger
• Military or industrial GPS location devices
• Medical devices
• Marine Applications
• General industrial electronic applications
• Outdoor power supplies where a weather resistant connection is needed
SWITCHCRAFT®, Inc. is a leading US based manufacturer of connectors, jacks, plugs, switches, molded cable assemblies and patchbays. SWITCHCRAFT® products are used in a variety of applications from broadcast and pro audio to medical, transportation and other industrial applications. Products are sold direct to customers and through networks of stocking distributors.
SWITCHCRAFT®, founded in 1946, is headquartered in Chicago, IL USA and still manufactures product at this location. In 1999, SWITCHCRAFT® acquired Conxall®, located in Villa Park, IL, a leading manufacturer of harsh environment connectors and custom cable assemblies, adding to the already extensive line of SWITCHCRAFT® connector products. In November 2011 Switchcraft® was sold to HEICO Corporation and is now a wholly owned subsidiary in the Electronic Technologies Division.