Watertight connectors are specialized electrical connectors designed to prevent the entry of water or other liquids into electrical circuits. They are used in various applications where exposure to moisture or water is a concern, such as marine electronics, outdoor lighting, and irrigation systems.
These connectors are typically made from materials that are resistant to corrosion and moisture, such as stainless steel or plastic, and feature a sealing mechanism that prevents water from entering the connection point. The sealing mechanism can take various forms, such as o-rings, gaskets, or silicone seals.
Watertight connectors are available in a range of types and styles, including circular connectors, rectangular connectors, and cable glands. They may also be rated for different levels of water resistance, typically specified using the Ingress Protection (IP) rating system, which rates the degree of protection against the intrusion of solid objects and liquids.
Overall, watertight connectors play an essential role in ensuring the safe and reliable operation of electrical systems in environments where water exposure is a concern.
Screw lock according to IEC61076-2-106 standard
Contacts: 8 pin
Protection level IP67
360° EMI shielding available
Transmission speed up to 10 Gb/s
Profinet and Ethernet applications
RoHS, REACH compliant