Power Dynamics, Inc. (PDI) announces to distribute its new HEC Series 3 line of Harsh Environment Connectors through franchise distributor, New Yorker Electronics.
PDI’s dustproof and waterproof HEC3 series is touted to design for rugged indoor and outdoor applications, and feature easy-to-use and easy-to-assemble components. The series operates at up to 3A and 125V. They are crafted with durable polyamide and gold- or silver-plated contacts, 24AWG (max).The series operates at up to 3A and 125V. They are crafted with durable polyamide and gold- or silver-plated contacts, 24AWG (max).
- Power: Up to 3A, 125V
- Contacts: 3, 4, 5 & 8
- Wire Gauge: 24AWG max
- Terminal Type: Solder, PC
- Available in black, blue, red and green for ease of mate-ability
- Roadway Lighting
- Weather Stations
- Construction Equipment
- Agricultural Equipment
- Blood Analyzers
- Oil and Gasoline Testing
PDI also offers two prior series of harsh environment connectors. The original PDI HEC Series consists of a keyed multi-pin configuration that includes three power and four signal plus ground. The contacts are rated up to 20A, 400V UL and 25A VDE with signal contacts 3A, 60Vmax. The mated connectors are rated for immersion beyond 1m (IP68) and protected from steam-jet cleaning (IP69K).
The PDI HEC2 Series that followed is comprised of miniature connectors rated up to 2A, 175V and have eight contacts. The receptacle remains waterproof (IP67) while unmated. The contacts are sealed in a touch-proof design, providing even more protection from debris and rugged use. It also is available in white for use in medical applications. New Yorker Electronics touts to also stocks the HEC Power Contacts and Signal Contacts for these connectors.
These connectors are IP67 while mated and are available with three, four, five or eight contacts. Both original series feature bayonet locks for easy locking and unlocking. All are highly resistant to UV rays, chemicals, shock and vibration.