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    • PDL56AM40


    Catalogue Number: PDL56AM40

    Product Overview


    Since the beginning of the 1980s the 56 Series™ has earned a reputation for top performance in resistance to the harsh treatment of industrial environments. Designed and developed in conjunction with practising electrical contractors.Features include:
    • Easier switch and socket operation
    • Modern contoured profile
    • 56 Series™ heritage look and fully backwards compatible• Reduction of potential dirt build-up areas
    • Improved strength and reliability
    This new release takes the range to a new level, but the fundamental benefits that make 56 Series™ what it is today remain:
    • Proven IP66 Protection: Laboratory tested and field proven
    • Superior impact strength: Hi-impact polycarbonate materials used in 56 Series™ are proven and tested to operate in extreme temperatures from -40° to +55˚C
    • High level of switch performance: Rated up with the best in the business with most switches being motor rated with AC23A and AC3 to IEC60947-3
    • Specially formulated chemical resistance: In the conditions this range is required to operate, one plastic will not do for all.
    Resistant orange and white have been developed for environments where harsh chemicals are used.
    • Solvent bonding capability: 56 Series™ PVC enclosures are able to be solvent bonded to standard PVC conduit fittings using recommended sealants.
    • Greater UV resistance: 56 Series™ materials are engineered and proven to provide a higher degree of protection than comparable products
    • Full range of matching gear: The most comprehensive range available catering for the complete solution, allowing the job to be done properly
    • Modules making assembly simple: From a single switch or socket, up to a full 16 gang station, the 100x100mm module design allows customer builds and modification tosuit a massive range of requirements
    • Quick, easy, and safe wiring: Designed and engineered with the installer in mind, the 56 Series™ offers many simple and innovative features to assist Some products with electronic components do not reach these extremes, these will be listed with the accompanying installation guidelines

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    Product Specifications and Characteristics (ETIM Industrial Standard)

    These specifications and characteristics outline physical, mechanical, electrical details.

    Type Value
    ETIM Class 5 EC002461
    ETIM Class 6 EC002461
    Range of product 56 SeriesT
    Product or component type adapter
    Material PBT (polybutylene terephthalate)
    Colour tint orange
    Surface finish gloss
    Diameter 40 mm
    Connector type thread connector
    Product specific application Suits 32 - 50A Size 2 Plug Connectors
    Quantity per set set of 10
    Type of packing carton

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    Product Colours and Price Guidelines

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    Colour Per UOM Std.
    1 PCE

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    Color EAN Qty
    9416175238611 1