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Turck releases Minifast connector expansion

September 162016
Turck releases Minifast connector expansion

September 16, 2016 – Turck has released an expansion to its Minifast offering. The Turck Minifast HD cordset offering carries hazardous location approvals and offers an ATEX approved connector in a completely assembled cable package. Additionally, this product offering includes mating ATEX approved receptacles, junction boxes and lockfast guards. The offering is an ideal solution for customers in a variety of applications including gas turbines, skids, compressors, and shipboard applications.

While previous ATEX connector solutions were typically complex and expensive field wireables, the Minifast HD offering provides a full connector assembly. Additionally, these products utilize Turck’s Extremelife-60 cables with FT4 and IEC 60332-3-22 flame compliance to provide the ultimate solution for extreme applications.

The Turck Minifast HD solution carries an ATEX Ex nA Category 3 approval as well as a US AEx nA Zone 2 approval. The Minifast HD offering also carries NEMA 1, 3, 4, and 6P, and is IEC IP67 and IP68 rated.

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