Push Grip wire connectors
TE Connectivity (TE) introduces Push Grip wire connectors for lighting installations and residential wiring systems.
March 22, 2017
HARRISBURG, Pa., USA – TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, has introduced the new Push Grip wire connectors for electrical installations. These tool-less, poke-in wire splice connectors provide visual termination of solid and stranded wires in gauges from 22 to 12 AWG (0.5 – 2.5 mm2). The connectors are color-coded according to the number of positions for easy identification, and their compact size enables them to be used in tight spaces. A test slot incorporated into each connector allows for voltage testing.
TE’s Push Grip wire connectors are intended for a wide range of applications such as retrofit lighting, digital signage, light equipment in commercial buildings, and residential wiring systems. They can be used up to 600 V for building wiring and to 1000 V for lighting fixtures. The connectors have an operating temperature range of minus 40 degrees to 105 degrees Celsius and the clear housings are in UL 94V-0 flame retardant polycarbonate.
TE Connectivity Ltd. (NYSE: TEL) is a $14 billion global technology and manufacturing leader creating a safer, sustainable, productive, and connected future. For more than 75 years, our connectivity and sensor solutions, proven in the harshest environments, have enabled advancements in transportation, industrial applications, medical technology, energy, data communications, and the home. With 80,000 employees, including more than 8,000 engineers, working alongside customers in approximately 140 countries, TE ensures that EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS.