IEC 63171-5:2022 PRV 
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Connectors for electrical and electronic equipment - Part 5: Detail specification for 2-way M8 and M12 circular connectors, shielded or unshielded, free and fixed - Mechanical mating information, pin assignment and additional requirements for Type 5


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IEC 63171-5:2022 refers to International Standards for test and measurement, environmental testing as well as solderless connections
This part of IEC 63171 describes 2-way shielded or unshielded circular connectors with IP65/IP67 M8 or M12 locking, typically used for balanced single-pair data transmission with frequencies up to 600 MHz and with current-carrying capacity up to 4 A, for use in areas with harsh environmental conditions.
These connectors consist of fixed and free connectors, either rewirable or non-rewirable. Male connectors have square cross-section contacts.

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Additional information

Publication typeInternational Standard
Publication date2022-06-17
Available language(s)English
TC/SCTC 48/SC 48B - Electrical connectorsrss
ICS31.220.10 - Plug-and-socket devices. Connectors
Stability date  2024
File size2546 KB

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