comment on this article

BEC signs distribution agreement with Euro-Block

BEC Distribution has announced that it has signed a distribution agreement with Euro-Block of Italy.

The agreement covers products that include single-deck and multi-deck terminal blocks, plug-in connectors and spring terminal blocks. The Euro-Block terminal blocks are available on short lead times, with many ex-stock, offering a fast-turnaround option.

Euro-Block PCB terminal blocks and connectors are made from a PA66 Polyamide V0 self-extinguishing plastic, conforming to GLOW WIRE standards. The soldering pins are made of copper alloy with tin plating over nickel plating to ensure reliable soldering even with the new lead free soldering system.

The connecting clamp is also made of copper alloy with nickel plating, offering high corrosion resistance.

The screws are made of steel with a zinc plating. Other surface treatments like gold-plating or copper alloy screws can be provided as custom options.

Connectors for the THT soldering process (pin-in-paste), are available on request and the connectors can be packed in “Tape and Reel” for the pick-and-place assembly process.

Euro-Block DIN Rail supports are made of extruded plastic and are available in 72mm and 107mm sizes. The design enables quick assembly onto DIN rails and the supports can be easily cut to size to suit the PCB layout.

Author
Neil Tyler

Comment on this article


This material is protected by MA Business copyright See Terms and Conditions. One-off usage is permitted but bulk copying is not. For multiple copies contact the sales team.

What you think about this article:


Add your comments

Name
 
Email
 
Comments
 

Your comments/feedback may be edited prior to publishing. Not all entries will be published.
Please view our Terms and Conditions before leaving a comment.

Related Articles

Production challenges

The challenges associated with meeting the needs of customers are now extending ...

A reliable partner

The global shortage of components is threatening to slow down the global ...

UAV power connector

TE Connectivity has launched an Unmanned Power (UMP) connector, offering up to ...

Push-in connectors

Phoenix Contact has announced that it is extending the connection variety for ...

USB Type-C connectors

Bulgin has expanded its Buccaneer range of robust connector solutions through ...

Storm clouds gather

The latest quarterly report from the EEF, the manufacturers’ organisation, ...

Over the worst?

It’s been a torrid few months for Tesla, with a series of mishaps, reality ...

Not so cuddly!

Last week, news emerged that Amazon and eBay were looking to pull a brand of ...

A winning team

It’s been more than two years since Mark Larson stepped down as president and ...