Installation connectors and installation cables

Installation connector

Connect cables easily and flexibly with our installation connectors. Depending on the application, choose between simple cable connections, convenient power distribution, or compact device connections. Robust housings and high degrees of protection up to IP69K enable reliable power transmission outdoors and in wet environments.

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PRC 5-FC-FS6 8-21 HR - Coupler connector
PRC 5-FC-FS6 8-21 HR - Coupler connector
1017632

Coupler connector, Range of articles: PRC 35, design: Release with tool or by hand (see accessories), housing material: PPE, color: black, number of positions: 5, min. conductor cross section: 1.5 mm2, max. conductor cross section: 6 mm2, rated voltage: 690 V AC, rated current: 35 A, Connection method: Screw connection, Contact connection type: Socket, min. cable diameter: 8 mm, max. cable diameter: 21 mm, Variant for manual release

Your advantages

  • The right connection technology for every application: fast IDC contact, easy Push-in Technology, and proven screw connection
  • 3- and 5-pos. versions, enabling a high power density in a compact design
  • High degree of reliability with robust housings with IP66/IP68/IP69 degree of protection and IK07 shock resistance
  • Quick and easy assembly without special tools
  • Flexible power distribution design with fixed and pluggable versions
  • The electronics are thoroughly protected as the housing does not need to be opened, even when connecting the power supply

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IPD distributors for electrical installations
QPD STAS 3 installation connectors
PRC 20 connectors for currents up to 20 A

Distributors for electrical installations

Distribute power easily and tool-free

IPD distribution boards enable simple and safe power distribution in buildings or infrastructure facilities. Reliable and tool-free installation of 3- and 5-pos. connectors with conductor cross-sections up to 2.5 mm² is ensured by simply plugging them in.

Main features

  • H and Y distributors
  • 3- and 5-pos. versions
  • Bayonet fast-locking system
  • Voltage: 500 V
  • Currents up to 20 A
  • Connector for conductor cross-section: 0.5 mm² ... 2.5 mm²
  • Degree of protection: IP66, IP68, IP69K

Your Advantages

  • Significant time savings through tool-free and plug-in connection
  • Bayonet fast-locking system ensures easy mounting, even in particularly difficult installation situations
  • Mechanical coding to prevent mismatching and ensure safe installation
  • Reliable use outdoors and in wet areas due to the high degree of protection

QPD STAS 3 installation connectors

Easy blind and awning connection

The QPD STAK/STAS 3 installation connectors designed for assembly are specifically intended for the motor connection of blinds, window coverings, and awnings. The IDC connection enables installation in no time – without stripping or screwing.

Main features

  • QUICKON fast connection technology (IDC)
  • 4-pos. (3-pos. + PE)
  • Voltage: 400 V
  • Currents up to 16 A
  • Degree of protection: IP54
  • Impact resistance: IK07
  • Temperature range: -40°C … +100°C

Your Advantages

  • Time savings of up to 80% for on-site connection
  • Quick and easy assembly without special tools
  • Highly reliable with robust and vibration-proof housings

PRC 20 series installation systems

Smart power distribution up to 20 A

The PRC 20 series supplements the existing PRC products for up to 35 A with the 20 A performance class. PRC 20 series items are designed for smart and effective power distribution in generator and load circuits. The robust PRC connectors are suitable for indoor and outdoor use.

Main features

  • Rated voltage: 500 V AC/DC
  • Rated current: 20 A
  • Conductor cross-section: up to 2.5 mm²
  • Degree of protection: IP65/IP67/IP69
  • Impact resistance: up to IK08
  • 2- to 5-pos.
  • Color coding and mechanical coding

Your Advantages

  • Duo Unlock technology allows you to choose the locking method (manual or with tool) during installation
  • Screw connection with wire guard for quick mounting
  • Mechanical coding and color coding as installation aids for error-free startup
  • Simple handling thanks to proven crimp or screw connection technology

Configurator for IPD installation connectors and distributors

Configure IPD power distribution conveniently and individually

Configurator for installation connectors and distributors

Configure your power distribution conveniently with IPD installation connectors and distributors. You can easily adjust connectors and cable lengths in accordance with your requirements. The intuitive menu navigation and 3D display makes configuration as easy as child’s play. Export the item list or order your solution directly.

IPD installation connectors with Push-in Technology

Experience simple power distribution with IPD installation connectors and distributors. The IPD installation system is fully pluggable and, with Push-in Technology and fast-locking, allows convenient, tool-free installation even in areas that are difficult to access. For particularly durable and long-lasting power cabling in challenging outdoor and industrial environments, the installation system has IP66, IP68, and IP69K protection against water and dust.

3D View

360° view of the IPD installation connectors

IPD installation connectors impress with their easy handling and safe installation. With device-side Push-in connection and field-side Push-Lock connection, you can assemble connectors and panel feed-throughs quickly and easily without tools. The bayonet fast-locking system guarantees easy and reliable mounting, even in particularly difficult installation situations.

Advantages of IPD at a glance

Pluggable IPD installation connectors with Push-Lock connection
Automated wiring with Push-in connection
Bayonet fast-locking
IPD DC connectors and panel feed-through
IPD panel feed-throughs
Reliable IP protection
Pluggable IPD installation connectors with Push-Lock connection

The Push-Lock connection of the pluggable IPD installation connectors enables the easy, time-saving installation of flexible and rigid conductors. You can open and close the terminal points easily using the lever.

Automated wiring with Push-in connection

IPD panel feed-throughs with Push-in connection allow tool-free assembly with the direct connection of pretreated and rigid conductors. This means that wiring robots can also connect the components in the device automatically.

Bayonet fast-locking

Installation can be so easy, especially in difficult installation situations. To enable you to work conveniently, even under adverse conditions, the IPD connectors are equipped with a bayonet fast-locking system. The mating position snaps clearly and securely into place, with mechanical coding to protect against mismatching, and touch protection in accordance with DIN EN 0105.

IPD DC connectors and panel feed-through

The 5-position IPD DC connectors and panel feed-through enable you to easily set up the plug-in DC device output. With Push-in or Push-Lock connection, the conductor connection on the field and device side can be made conveniently without tools.

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IPD panel feed-throughs

Save on field connectors with IPD panel feed-throughs for direct cable connection. The cable is simply fed through the sleeve on the field side and connected directly to the device via Push-in Technology with feather-light plugging. Then simply snap the sleeve into place and establish strain relief via the nut, and you’re done.

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Reliable IP protection

Long-term stable cabling in outdoor and industrial environments: With IP66, IP68, and IP69K throughout the entire system, your installation is protected against water and dust, for particularly reliable installations in harsh environments.

QPD installation connectors with IDC connection

Industrial power distribution does not have to be time-consuming. The robust IP68/IP69K QPD installation system for capacities of up to 690 V/40 A is proof of this. Due to the proven QUICKON IDC displacement connection, cables up to 5 x 6.0 mm² can be connected without the need for stripping or special tools. The quick and easy handling means that connection time can be reduced by up to 80%.

3D View

360° view of the QPD installation system

QPD installation connectors enable convenient and safe cable connection. There is no need for laborious loosening and tightening of screws. IDC insulation displacement technology makes installation quick. This saves time and prevents connection errors.

QUICKON – secure connection in just a few steps

QUICKON insulation displacement connection when stripping the cable and preparing the PE conductor
QUICKON nut with conductors in the wire guides
Cutting off litz wire ends for a QUICKON insulation displacement connection
Union nut is screwed to the contact carrier
Engaging the QUICKON nut by hand
Installation cable with fast-connection technology
QUICKON insulation displacement connection when stripping the cable and preparing the PE conductor

Strip the cable and prepare the PE conductor.

QUICKON nut with conductors in the wire guides

Insert the wires into the QUICKON nut and snap into the marked wire guides (1, 2, 3, ...).

Cutting off litz wire ends for a QUICKON insulation displacement connection

Cut the litz wire ends off flush.

Union nut is screwed to the contact carrier

Place the union nut on the contact carrier and tighten it until the stop, or use the specified torque for tightening.

Engaging the QUICKON nut by hand

You will feel the connection snap into place when the optimum tightening point is reached. The QUICKON nut is now screwed on so tight that it cannot be unscrewed again by hand.

Installation cable with fast-connection technology

The cable can be connected quickly and easily without using any special tools.

PRC installation connectors with screw connection

PRC installation connectors are ideally suited for compact and reliable power transmission up to 35 A. High degrees of protection and impact strength up to IK08 ensure reliable power distribution even under extreme ambient conditions. The locking can be released either manually or by using tools and ensures greater flexibility during installation and maintenance of your system.

PRC advantages at a glance

PRC 20 and 35 series installation connectors
PRC locking technologies
Hammer hitting PRC connector
PRC 20 with screw connection or crimp connection
Mechanical and color coding on PRC 20
PRC 20 and 35 series installation connectors

Your space saver for pluggable power distribution: Use PRC to transmit currents up to 35 A in a minimum amount of space. The device interfaces are available with male and female contacts. Integrated anti-rotation protection ensures reliable alignment in the device panel. You'll thus benefit from clearly structured connection areas as well as more space and greater flexibility when it comes to device design.

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PRC locking technologies

Flexibility that pays off: The locking that can be released either manually or by using tools provides even more freedom during installation and maintenance. The connector can be unlocked easily via a manual release lever or using a bladed screwdriver.

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Hammer hitting PRC connector

PRC is made for extremes. No matter whether for indoor or outdoor use, whether it is hot or cold, dry or wet: With high degrees of protection up to IP69, PRC ensures reliable power distribution even under demanding environmental conditions. An impact resistance up to IK08 makes PRC a robust solution, even when subjected to vibrations or impacts.

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PRC 20 with screw connection or crimp connection

The choice is yours: Using the proven screw connection technology you can assemble your cables on site and without the need for special tools. Here you benefit from pre-installed conductor protection so that you are also able to safely connect untreated conductors. Crimp connection technology enables a fast, automated connection wherever you have to assemble cables in large volumes. Choose the solution that best suits your application.

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Mechanical and color coding on PRC 20

Clever features such as mechanical coding support you for a quick and error-free commissioning. PRC 20 separates versions with different numbers of positions as well as different versions of one number of positions safely and mechanically. The integrated color coding of the different signal types facilitates clear identification on the construction site.

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Ideal for numerous applications Our installation systems provide flexible and resistant power distribution in building, industrial, and outdoor applications.

Tunnel with lighting
Transportation infrastructure
Wind turbine in a solar park
Power generation
Electric vehicles under solar powered charging park
E-mobility
LTE base station
Telecommunications
Office building from inside
Building infrastructure
Container ship
Marine and offshore
Conveyor belt
Intralogistics
Production building
Production
Roof-top HVAC system
Heating, ventilation, and air conditioning
E-bike charging station
Micromobility
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