The VAZ-2FK-B3 AS-Interface Flat-to-Flat adapters from Pepperl+Fuchs are rated for 8A operating current. These adapters facilitate the connection of two AS-Interface cables or two 24-VDC auxiliary power cables. They feature IP67/IP68/IP69k protection and 19-mm x 26-mm x 40-mm housing. According to their press release, the housing is less than 1/3 the size of competitive options. It can be screw mounted to the side of a machine. From $13.
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