Housing - VC-MP-K4

Sleeve housings, Range of articles: VARIOCON, Housing, type: VC4, housing material: Zinc die-cast, color: gray. When using fiber optics, the bending radii of the cable manufacturers must be observed.

Product Details

General When using fiber optics, the bending radii of the cable manufacturers must be observed.
General The coupling housings may not be used in combination with the VC-D... contact carriers
Safety note
Safety note WARNING: The connectors may not be plugged in or disconnected under load. Ignoring the warning or improper use may damage persons and/or property.
• WARNING: Commission properly functioning products only. The products must be regularly inspected for damage. Decommission defective products immediately. Replace damaged products. Repairs are not possible.
• WARNING: Only electrically qualified personnel may install and operate the product. They must observe the following safety notes. The qualified personnel must be familiar with the basics of electrical engineering. They must be able to recognize and prevent danger. The relevant symbol on the packaging indicates that only personnel familiar with electrical engineering are allowed to install and operate the product.
• The products are suitable for applications in plant, controller, and electrical device engineering.
• When operating the connectors in outdoor applications, they must be separately protected against environmental influences.
• Assembled products may not be manipulated or improperly opened.
• Only use mating connectors that are specified in the technical data of the standards listed (e.g. the ones listed in the product accessories online at phoenixcontact.com/products).
• When using the product in direct connection with third-party manufacturers, the user is responsible.
• For operating voltages > 50 V AC, conductive connector housings must be grounded
• Ensure that the protective or functional ground has been properly connected.
• VDE 0100/1.97 § 411.1.3.2 and DIN EN 60 204/11.98 § 14.1.3 are applicable when combining several circuits in a cable and/or connector
• Observe the corresponding technical data. You will find information:
o On the product
o On the packing label
o In the supplied documentation
o Online at phoenixcontact.com/products under the product
• Only use tools recommended by Phoenix Contact
• The installation notes/Design In documents online on the download page at phoenixcontact.com/products must be observed for this product.
• Use a protective cap to protect connectors that are not in use. The suitable accessories are available online in the accessory section of the product at phoenixcontact.com/products
• Operate the connector only when it is fully plugged in.
• Ensure that when laying the cable, the tensile load on the connectors does not exceed the upper limit specified in the standards.
• Observe the minimum bending radius of the cable. Lay the cable without twisting it.
• The connector warms up in normal operation. Depending on the ambient conditions, the surface of the connector can continue to warm up. In this case, the user is responsible for posting warnings (e.g. DIN EN ISO 13732-1:2008-12).

Type VC4
Product type Sleeve housings
No. of cable outlets 1
Number of module slots 5
Type of the screw connection 1x Pg21
Locking type Screw locking
Shielded no
Cable outlet lateral

Dimensional drawing
Width 36.4 mm
Height 61 mm
Length 107.6 mm
Thread type on seal side Pg21

Color gray
Color of the housing part gray
Material Zinc die-castPowder coating (Housing)
Sealing material EPDM
O-ring material NBR
Housing material Zinc die-cast

Mechanical data
Type of the screw connection 1x Pg21
Locking type Nut

Ambient conditions
Degree of protection IP65/IP66/IP67
Ambient temperature (operation) -40 °C ... 125 °C

Item number 1884597
Packing unit 1 pc
Minimum order quantity 5 pc
Sales Key A16
Product Key ABLADB
Catalog Page Page 31 (C-2-2013)
GTIN 4017918164621
Weight per Piece (including packing) 604.02 g
Weight per Piece (excluding packing) 604.02 g
Customs tariff number 79070000
Country of origin PL


ECLASS-9.0 27440202
ECLASS-10.0.1 27440202
ECLASS-11.0 27440202


ETIM 8.0 EC000437


UNSPSC 21.0 31261500


Approval ID: B.01687

China RoHS Environmentally Friendly Use Period = 50 years
For information on hazardous substances, refer to the manufacturer’s declaration available under “Downloads”

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