Connection technology for drives

Maximum power, minimum size

Maximum power, minimum size

Use the new M12 and M17 plug-in connectors to develop compact devices.

Motors and devices are becoming increasingly smaller and more powerful. With the new M12 and M17 plug-in connectors, Phoenix Contact offers the ideal solution: compact connections for currents up to 20 A.

Your advantages

  • Save space, without losing power – thanks to the reduced size
  • Just a half turn for quick and secure connection – with the SPEEDCON rapid interlock system
  • Error-free connection – thanks to mechanical coding for M12 AC and DC plug-in connectors and color coding for M17 plug-in connectors
  • Reliable use – thanks to robust designs and high-quality materials with protection class IP65/67

High performance in the M12 design for the first time

M12 plug-in connector  

M12: a great deal of power in a small amount of space

Now, for the first time, compact M12 POWER plug-in connectors enable 12 A and 630 V to be connected to your devices with M12 plugs. The M12 design therefore opens up new areas of application for supplying power to your electrical devices.

The S and T-coding prevents incorrect connection.

M17 plug-in connectors for power and signals

M17 plug-in connector  

Power and signals in compact M17 format

The M17 COMPACT series of circular plug-in connectors sets new standards in the trend toward miniaturization. Despite their compact size – reduced by 15% vis-à-vis standard M17 plugs – these 4 to 17-pos. circular plug-in connectors are designed for transmission capacities of up to 20 A and 630 V.

Three new housing designs, plus individual marking of plug-in connectors with color rings, offer flexible solutions for your electrical connection.

Plastic molded plug-in connectors from M5 to M40

SPEEDCON rapid interlock system  

Plastic molded plug-in connectors

The SPEEDCON rapid interlock system functions in accordance with the plug & turn principle and is 100% compatible with all M12 plug-in connectors. This means that you do not need to get used to anything new.

Just a half turn enables you to achieve the best possible plug-in connection and reduce your assembly time by up to 90%.

You may rest assured that SPEEDCON from Phoenix Contact possesses all the electrical and mechanical properties of a conventional M12 plug-in connection and fulfills all established standards and requirements.

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device connections for data, signals, and power.


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