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Series 166ST-BU 2 - 5 pole 16A single plugs & sockets

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Metway Series 166ST-BU  plug and socket connectors are primarily intended for use with lighting equipment where secure connections and quick release for servicing are essential.

They are available in 2-5 pole lengths in black or white and are compatible for use with the double pole version 166STD/BUD .

3-5 pole versions have an extended earth plug fitted as standard.

All types are fully “touchproof” in both fitted and unfitted positions.


Technical Details

Mouldings: nylon 6.6 (PA6/6), UL94 V2
Inserts: brass, tinned
Screws: M3, steel, zinc plated, chromed
Current rating: to EN 61535: 20A at T 70ºC
to EN 61984: 16A at T 70ºC
Voltage rating: See approvals
Tracking distance: CTI > 600
Conductor size: 0.5mm2 – 4mm2
Temp. limits: max short term: 160º C
continuous100º C
Wire stripping length: 7mm
Protection class IP20 / IP40 when connected


Covers & base plates: use type 166ZEL

Available in Black and White


166ST-BU 3 pole 16 amp single plug and socket connectors 166ST/166BU

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