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UTL Power+Control Connector

The UTL Power + Control connector series, by Esterline Connection Technologies - SOURIAU, is designed for luminaires and urban lighting systems installed both outdoors and inside buildings. Engineered specifically for LED lighting, it is one of the only harsh environment connector solutions on the market that transmits both power and RS-485 data and is ideal for applications involving DMX lighting-control protocol. The UTL Power + Control connector series is UL/IEC certified. The product has been chosen by many major customers and has a proven performance through several hundred thousand units installed in the USA, Europe and Asia.SOURIAU is one of the only interconnect companies that can provide UL/IEC certified (UL 1598, IEC 60598) products for luminaires used in urban and outdoor LED lighting applications including: architectural lighting for buildings, bridges, tunnels, airports, streetlights, stadiums, entertainment sets/stages and more.

UTL Power+Control features six contacts: three for power and three for signals. Optionally, the connectors can be overmolded to provide customers with turnkey solutions featuring fully integrated harnesses for fast, safe installation.

UTL Power + Control is very simple to use and safe to install. With its ergonomic locking system and push-pull touch latch, it is easy to connect even in hard-to-see and reach locations. The audible click confirms that connections are properly mated and locked. UTL Power + Control by Souriau is a connector with current breaking capacity.

UTL Power + Control is also very robust. Its latch system keeps it locked in place, ensuring an IP68/69K seal. Designed for use in the harshest climates, including water immersion, it withstands all weather conditions and features a shell made from a proprietary polyamide for increased UV resistance. UTL Power + Control is covered by a five-year warranty for use in outdoor conditions with UV exposure.

It has a durability of 1,000 mating cycles and withstands vibrations of 10 to 2,000 Hz according to IEC 60512-4. It can be used at temperatures of -40°C to +105°C, complies with smoke and fire standards and has a salt-spray resistance of more than 1,000 hours.

Esterline Connection Technologies (SOURIAU + SUNBANK) is a world leader in the harsh environment interconnect solutions market with a culture of operational excellence. We design, manufacture and market high performance and high reliability connectors and backshells for the following markets: Aviation, Defense & Space, Energy & Transportation, General Industry. With more than 3,000 employees Esterline Connection Technologies has a worldwide presence with R&D centers and production sites in Europe, North America, Mexico, Japan and India. The Company is deeply involved in the environmental protection with industrial sites following ISO 14001 and RoHS products. SOURIAU and SUNBANK are now the Connection Technologies platform of Esterline Group.

SOURIAU in profile
SOURIAU designs, manufactures and markets high performance- high reliability interconnect solutions for severe environments dedicated to the Aerospace, Defense /Space, Heavy Industry (Railway & Mass Transit, Nuclear, Oil & Gas) and Industrial Equipment markets. At the leading edge of technology in terms of contact density, packaging and weight, SOURIAU connectors are designed to reliably withstand the harshest environments, including extreme temperature, severe vibration and highly corrosive fluids. SOURIAU has a worldwide presence with R&D centers and production sites in Europe, the United States, Japan, India, Morocco and the Dominican Republic. Since July 2011, SOURIAU is part of Esterline Corporation.

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