Electric Power Generation and Distribution

Multi-tier Power Outlet Protects Against Accidental Disconnections

05 July 2017

The new C-13 multi-tier outlet. Source: MEGAelectronicsThe new C-13 multi-tier outlet. Source: MEGAelectronicsMEGAElectronics has released a C-13 multi-tier outlet that features a locking mechanism designed to maintain uptime and protect against accidental disconnections.

The multi-tier power outlet features easy access buttons to operate the mechanism and comes in two versions, a four and six tier. This new multi-tier outlet takes up less space than four or six individual IEC locks would use.

The outlet is made of Nylon low smoke zero halogen (LSZH) material and has a 10A rating for Europe and 15A rating UL for the U.S. The company says the devices are designed to reduce installation time while providing power security for applications.

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