AutomationDirect has expanded its ZIPport™ product line of multi-wire connectors and accessories. The heavy duty connectors are designed to maintain reliable electrical connections while providing protection against dirt, moisture and mechanical stress common in industrial environments.
Added frame sizes include 10A, 16A, and 32B made of heavy-duty metal or thermoplastic housings. Connector hoods are available with top entry and side entry cable passages and feature Pg threaded cable passages. Connector bases start at $8.25 for 10A frame models.
ZIPport multi-wire connectors accessories include additional IP66 and IP68 cable glands, Pg to NPT adapters and blanking plugs; insert plates are available in blank, reducer and cutout styles.
New code pins kits (starting at $6 for a 16-pack) are available for applications where identical connectors could be coupled with the incorrect mate, potentially causing equipment damage or breakdown; gold-plated crimp contacts (starting at $87.75 for a 100-pack) in 10 and 16 Amp sizes have also been added.
For additional information, the full line of ZIPport standard multi-wire connectors and accessories can be seen at
Welcome to Kickstart where you get to see new products here at AutomationDirect. Today I am going to show you our new multi wire connectors from our brand: ZIPport. These are Heavy Duty connectors designed to maintain reliable electrical connections for multiple wires while keeping the environmental protection required for industrial environments. We started carrying 5 sizes of these over a year ago and now we are bringing on even more! There are 155 new parts with 3 new sizes in 10a, 16a and 32b sizes. We have hoods with top and side entry cable connections, bases with single and double latches in bulkhead and surface mount as well as couplers and covers and the inserts and accessories. Accessories include new gold contacts, codepins, gaskets, screw kits, mounting kits, plugs, cable glands, tools and more. You can find the agency approvals and specs for these new ZIPport multi-wire connectors on our website at: www.automationdirect.com Don’t forget: we sell other connectors, cable and wiring products and tools to help with installation. Check back with us often on AutomationDirects websites or on Youtube.com/Automationdirect for more Kickstart videos. If you are watching us on YouTube, please let us know what you think about these new ZIPport products or how you plan to use them in your next application by dropping us a comment down below. Thanks for watching and we hope to see you again soon.