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Series 42 Tab/Screw Type Terminal Blocks

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Series 42 terminal blocks are designed to meet the VDE and CEE requirements for major appliance connections, the wiring from the power source must be connected to these appliances through a screw connector, while quick-connect tabs can be used internally.

They are available in 2, 3, 4 & 6 poles and are supplied with two fixing holes (type L) as standard, or alternatively, 3 and 4 pole versions can be supplied with a mounting peg and one fixing hole (type Z).

All types are available with or without wire protectors.

Tab arrangements (See Datasheet)
Type B: 2 tabs 4.8 x 0.8 per way
Type C: 2 tabs 6.3 x 0.8 per way
Type D: 1 tab 6.3 x 0.8 per way
Type E: 4 tabs 2.8 x 0.8 per way

Technical Details

Mouldings: nylon 6, grey, UL94 V2
Contacts: brass, nickel plated
Screws: M3 steel, zinc plated, blue passivated
Screw tightening torque: 0.51 Nm
Temp. limits: max short term: 140º C
continuous: 105º C
Current rating: 2.8 tabs: 6A
4.8 tabs: 16A
6.3 tabs: 25A
Voltage rating: see approvals
Tracking distance: CTI > 600
Conductor size: 4mm2
Wire stripping length: 7mm


Marking: special printing available. Please provide sketch.

Series 42 Tab/Screw Type Terminal Block

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