January 25, 2017
HARRISBURG, Pa., USA – TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, now offers the SOLARLOK PV Bar, a new potting junction box for solar crystalline panels. Designed with improved robustness and reliability for handling increased power output, it is TUV and UL approved for voltages of up to 1500 V and has been engineered to maximize lifetime with three times the IEC standard aging tests.
The four precisely shaped contact rails are arranged in an extended 3D layout to optimize thermal balance. To provide the lowest contact resistance possible, the contact rails are manufactured with almost pure copper enabling longer life and higher power output. Maximum lifetime is further ensured by the use of welded connections inside the SOLARLOK PV Bar junction box.
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.