Electrical

Historical introduction of ceramics used in connection blocks

Historical introduction of ceramics used in connection blocks

Hard Porcelain, originated from China, whose manufacturing process has been closely guarded for centuries, owes its characteristics of whiteness, fineness, resistance to temperature, and hardness to the use of two particular minerals, kaolin, ("Gao Ling...
Electrical contacts

Electrical contacts

As numerous mechanisms exist, we decided not to distinguish on the basis of constructive technique, but according to their operation speed, which is the key element.
Technical introduction of connection blocks made in ceramic and polyamide

Technical introduction of connection blocks made in ceramic and polyamide

Ceramic was the first insulating material used in the electrical connection terminals. Mechanically resistant, exceptionally fire resistant, excellent electrical insulator, it had all the qualifications. Produced from locally available raw materials,...
The different normalized thermostat electrical life classes

The different normalized thermostat electrical life classes

In the specifications for an electromechanical thermostat, the expected life is described in terms of mechanical and electrical lifetimes.
Explanation of printed values made on a thermostat upon IEC60-730-1 § 7-2

Explanation of printed values made on a thermostat upon IEC60-730-1 § 7-2

Identification of terminals that are suitable for the connection of external conductors, and if they are suitable for line or neutral conductors, or both.
Mounting examples of heating ribbons on thermostats, lights, wires and extension cables

Mounting examples of heating ribbons on thermostats, lights, wires and extension cables

  PT100 or NTC on extension cable   PT100 or NTC on extenson wires      M20 thermostat on extension cable M20 thermostat on extension wires Light on extension cable Light on extension wires Ribbon on disc thermostat and...
Introduction to the use of solid state relays (SSR) and comparison with electromechanical relays

Introduction to the use of solid state relays (SSR) and comparison with electromechanical relays

The solid state relay, also called solid state contactor or SSR (English acronym for Solid State Relay) is the electronic equivalent of the electromechanical power contactor.
Cables and accessories connection methods with silicone filling

Cables and accessories connection methods with silicone filling

Sensors and accessories to be mounted in ISO M20x1.5 threads (type G sleeves)
Introduction to hexagonal crimping

Introduction to hexagonal crimping

The hexagonal crimping is the fastest way to connect two wires together, especially if this connection should be subjected to repeated thermal shocks. It is also the less bulky connection.
AWG diameters and sections in mm²

AWG diameters and sections in mm²

AWG Diameter (mm) Section (mm²) AWG Diameter (mm) Section (mm²) AWG Diameter (mm) Section (mm²) 24 0.510 0.205 17 1.15 1.04 10 2.59 5.26 23 0.575 0.259 16 1.29 1.31 9 2.9 ...