Industrial Data Assemblies

American Cable Assemblies M12 connectors are one of the most reliable and efficient connection standards for Industrial Machinery and Factory Automation applications. Benefits of our assemblies include:

  • A small footprint
  • Extremely low failure rate 
  • High performance capabilities,
  • Ideal for sensor connections
  • A high degree of mechanical and electrical stability 
  • Cost effectiveness
  • Flexible plug & play connectivity 
  • Decrease downtime in process control, manufacturing automation and industrial instrumentation applications 

 Standards and Coding

  • A-coding is for actuator-sensor plug connections and for DeviceNet
  • B-coding is for Fieldbus connections for Profibus and Interbus
  • D-coding is for Industrial Ethernet, Profinet, Ethernet/IP, and EtherCat
  • X-coding is for Industrial Gigabit Ethernet

Standard Ethernet (Cat5e, 6, 6A) Assemblies

 Features 

  • Shielded RJ45 plug.  
  • Utilizes a standard 8 across contact design.
  • SOLID or STRANDED cable available.
  • Made in USA

Performance:

  • Meets or Exceeds ANSI/TIA 568-C.2 - ANSI/TIA 1096-B (Formerly FCC Part 68) - CENELEC EN 50173 - IEC 60603 - ISO-8877 - ISO/IEC 11801
  • Contact Material:    Phosphor Bronze - .014" thick
    Contact Plating:   Minimum 50 Micro-Inch Pure Gold - Selective 24 Carat Hard Gold Plate in contact area over 100 Micro-Inch minimum Nickel Plate. Exceeds TIA-1096 specifications (formerly FCC Part 68)
  • Plug Material:   Polycarbonate
  • Plug Tolerances and Dimensions:   Meets TIA-1096 specifications (formerly FCC Part 68)
  • UL Recognized:   UL File #E188111
  • Flame Autoextinguish:   94-V0
  • Operating Temperature:   -40º C to +85º C
  • Insertion/Extraction Life:   1000 Minimum Cycles
  • Contact Resistance:  10 Milli-Ohms maximum
  • Current/Voltage:   30 VAC/42 VDC at 1.5 Amps
  • Compliance:   RoHS Compliant 


Ruggedized IP20 RJ45 Assemblies

  • RJ45 connector Cat.6A/Class EA 
  • fully shielded and multi-port capable
  • straight (180°) cable feed
  • transmission characteristics Cat.6A per ISO/IEC 11801 Ed.2.2:2011-06
  • compliance with class EA to ISO/IEC 11801 Ed.2.2:2011-06, DIN EN 50173-1:2011-09
  • suitable for 10 GBit Ethernet (IEEE 802.3an), Remote Powering (PoE, PoE plus and UPoE) and HDBaseT
  • degree of protection IP20
  • strain relief by latching clip directly on the stuffer cap
  • protected locking hook
  • also available in  360°  version with multiple cable outlet 
  • The two rear position adapters 4 PA (4 x 90°) and 8 PA (8 x 45°) thus allow a total of 32 cable positions. 
  • wire connection: stranded wire AWG 27/7 to 22/7, wire diameter from 0.46 to 0.76 mm
  • wire connection: solid wire AWG 26/1 to 22/1, wire diameter from 0.4 to 0.64 mm

Dust and Moisture IP67 RJ45 Assemblies

  • plug housing with bayonet lock acc. to ISO/IEC 24702 and IEC 61076-3-106 var. 1
  • IP67 protected housing to hold Industry plug inserts
  • increased diameter range of 10 mm for connection of cable jackets
  • resistant to welding sputter
  • industry-compatible plastic housing with improved durability
  • flammability class as per UL 94V-0
  • improved resistance to chemical substances
  • labeling on plug housing
  • matching plug insert: E-DAT Industry RJ45 plug insert, 
  • variants: plug housing, bend-protected plug housing
  • Cat.6 class EA plug mounted in IP67 plug housings
  • compliance with class EA to ISO/IEC 11801 Ed.2.2:2011-06, DIN EN 50173-1:2011-09
  • suitable for 10 GBit Ethernet (IEEE 802.3an), Remote Powering (PoE, PoE plus and UPoE) and HDBaseT
  • conductor diameter up to 1.6 mm
  • cable jacket from 5.5 to 8.5 mm
  • zinc die-cast housing for industrial use
  • 8-wire RJ45 plug for AWG 22
  • connection of AWG 26/7 - 22/7; AWG 26/1 - 22/1 possible
  • solid copper wire diameter from 0.4 to 0.64 mm
  • stranded copper wire diameter from 0.48 to 0.76 mm

Dust and Moisture IP67 M12 Assemblies

  • M12 Cat.5 D-coded plug based on IEC PAS 61076-2-101
  • for a 4 wire cable connection
  • 4-wire M12 plug for AWG 22
  • connection of AWG 26/7 - 22/7; AWG 24/1 - 22/1 possible
  • solid copper wire diameter from 0.4 to 0.64 mm
  • stranded copper wire diameter from 0.48 to 0.76 mm
  • conductor diameter up to 1.6 mm
  • cable jacket from 5.0 to 9.7 mm
  • zinc die-cast housing for industrial use

Contact Us for a same day quote

American Cable Assemblies

21 Wilbraham St. Palmer, MA 01069, USA

(413) 283-2515