The TeeTube weatherproof electrical connector from Hylec is IP68/69K rated and is designed to withstand permanent immersion in water - and jet washing too
Hylec’s TeeTube weatherproof connector assures machine builders of an electrical connection in harsh environmental conditions, and the range includes IP68/IP69K models that can be permanently submerged under water and also withstand high pressure water jets as well as keeping dirt and dust out. TeeTubes have been installed in a variety of projects including illuminating river bridges, illuminating billboards at sporting events and lighting up public water features. They suit a wide range of applications in addition to industrial equilment, including architectural lighting, street lighting and underwater lighting as well as interior and exterior Class 2 electrical devices.
Also available from Hylec is its Debox SL2, claimed to be the smallest junction box with five poles on the market and also stated to be the only product supplied complete with 5 screw free terminals: each individual 32A lever connector can take up to three conductors. The unit is completely tool-free and is supplied by Hylec complete with five approved lever connectors. A patented design, Debox SL2 is said to make installation easier for both smaller and larger internal wiring jobs, as everything needed is supplied with the box and there is no need to use a screwdriver to securely join wires. Safety is always paramount for electrical components and the Debox range, including the new Debox SL2, is flame retardant to UL940V 0 and conforms to the EN60598-1 (13.2.2) Glow Wire Test. Debox SL2 measures a compact 116mm x 45mm x 33mm and is manufactured from white polypropylene. With a temperature rating of -20°Celsius to +85°Celsius, it is also maintenance free and compliant.