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Series 968 / 978 5mm/5.08mm Standard Profile One Piece Housing

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Series 968 / 978 connectors are side entry format in a standard profile housing with an enlarged cable entry of up to 4mm2.

They are available in imperial pitch (series 968) and metric pitch (series 978).

They are supplied in 2 to 32 pole lengths and are available with or without wire protectors.

Technical Details

Mouldings: nylon 6.6, grey, UL94 V0
Inserts: brass, tinned
Screws: M3, steel, zinc plated, blue passivated
Wire protectors: stainless steel
Current rating: 15A to VDE 0100, part 523. Table 2,
group 3, 30° C ambient temperature
Voltage rating: 600v ~ to VDE 0110, pollution degree 1.
Creepage & clearance distance 3.5mm.
Breakdown voltage 2500v ~
Tracking distance: 2 to 8 pole lengths: CTI > 600
9 to 32 pole lengths: CTI > 175
Conductor size: 4mm2
Temp. limits: max short term: 140º C
continuous: RTI 105º C
Pin spacing: series 968: 5.08mm
series 978: 5mm
Screw tightening torque: 0.51 Nm
Wire stripping length: 6.5mm
Recommended hole dia.
in p.c. board:


Marking: consecutive numbering, lettering or special printing available. Upon request

Longer pins: available up to 95mm in length.

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