Now Available, the Connector is a Simple Two-Piece Design That Requires Minimal Tools for Terminating Large Cat6A & PoE Type 4 Cabling Runs; Works with a Wide Range of Cable Sizes (6.0mm to 8.5mm and 26-23 AWG)
HUNTERSVILLE, N.C., May 24, 2023 – Platinum Tools®, the leader in solutions for the preparation, installation, hand termination and testing of wire and cable, is proud to announce the launch of the new Cat6A PoE Type 4 Connector (p/n 106260) during InfoComm 2023, held in Orlando, Fla. from June 14-16 at the Orange County Convention Center, booth #2421. Now shipping, the connector has an MSRP of $17.85.
“With the increasing need for higher performance and more power, Platinum Tools has come out with a tool-less connector that will satisfy both the Cat6A specification and meet the hefty requirements for PoE Type 4,” said Sean Rothermel, Platinum Tools product manager. “Our new Cat6A PoE Type 4 connector is rated up to 90W of power and running PoE across all four pairs. Whether it is for PoE lighting installations or for powering equipment on a production floor, this connector has it covered. This connector also features a simple two-piece design and only requires basic wiring tools to terminate and is compatible with cables ranging from 6.0mm to 8.5mm and conductor sizes of 26 AWG to 23 AWG.
Additional specifications and features include:
- Cat6A certified for Patch and Permanent Link
- Unshielded twisted pair
- IDC Terminal style contacts for wide range of conductor sizes
- Cable tie included for securing cable jacket
- UL 94V0 rated housing
- Phosphor bronze contacts with 60u” nickel coating and 50u” gold plating
- Operating temp -10 C – 60 C
For additional information on Platinum Tools and its complete product line, please visit www.platinumtools.com, call (800) 749-5783, or email [email protected].
About Platinum Tools
Platinum Tools LLC, an NSI Industries company, was created based upon two very simple objectives. First, develop the absolute best possible solutions for the preparation, installation, and hand termination of wire and cable. Second, implement an operational infrastructure that can deliver these products in an efficient, timely, and high quality manner.
All of our products must absolutely satisfy three critical benchmark criteria…utility of function; quality of function; and economic value. Our people are our company. They, too, must be focused on and work to satisfy three critical benchmark criteria…customer satisfaction; product knowledge and expertise; and willingness to learn and adapt.
About NSI Industries, LLC
NSI’s core philosophy is Making Connections. Focused on the electrical, building technology, and HVAC markets, NSI connects distributors to products, services, and technologies by providing a fresh perspective and caring approach that drives smart solutions. The driving force behind a stable of market-leading brands and a large breadth of products, the company’s primary job for more than 45 years has been to fulfill the needs of distributors and their customers. By staying grounded in the principles of service and value, NSI continues to deliver high-quality, industry-advancing, and comprehensive product solutions that enable growth.
NSI has many well-respected brands, including Bridgeport Fittings®, Polaris® Power Connectors, TORK®Timers and Controls, WarriorWrap® Professional Tape, TERMINATOR™ Premium Wire Connectors, RHINO Safety™, Platinum Tools®, TechLogix Networx, Duro Dyne® Sheet Metal Accessories, Metallics™ Fasteners, Remke Industries, and Lynn Electronics. For additional information about NSI Industries and our family of brands, visit www.nsiindustries.com.
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