Phoenix Contact’s Narrow Surge Protection

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 @ 09:09 AM gHale


Complete product range of the Termitrab line allows for greater surge protection.

With the Termitrab complete product range, Phoenix Contact offers one of the narrowest surge protective devices on the market, which is suitable for measurement and control applications starting from an overall width of 3.5 mm.

This means that the protective devices can protect up to 572 signals against surge voltages on one meter of DIN rail.

The integrated disconnect device ensures safe behavior in the event of overload. It signals the status on each individual protective device mechanically without auxiliary power.

Optional remote signaling modules monitor the status of up to 40 neighboring surge protective devices by means of a photoelectric barrier. No additional wiring or programming is required for the protection modules.

Protective devices in a narrow design, products with protective plugs that can be tested, signaling, and optional remote signaling modules can end up selected according to specific requirements.

The surge protective devices are available with Push-in connection technology as well as screw connection. Versions are also available with knife disconnection and for Ex applications.



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