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Powercon TRUE 1 - 16A Cable Inlet - IP65

Code: A54QQ

  • True mains connector with breaking capacity (CBC)
  • Lockable 16 A single phase connector (USA: 20 A)
  • Dust and water resistant according to IP65 in mated condition

Product details

Powercon TRUE 1 - 16A Cable Inlet - IP65

• True mains connector with breaking capacity (CBC)
• Lockable 16 A single phase connector (USA: 20 A)
• Dust and water resistant according to IP65 in mated condition
• Easy and reliable twist lock system
• Extremely robust and reliable
• Unique Neutrik cable retention
• ENEC certified according to IEC 60320
• UL recognized components

Locking female cable connector, screw terminals

The powerCON TRUE1 is a locking waterproof 16/20 A true mains connector. It replaces appliance couplers wherever a very rugged solution in combination with a locking device is needed in order to guarantee a safe power connection.

The powerCON TRUE1 is a connector with breaking capacity (CBC), i.e. it can be connected or disconnected under load or live.
Contact resistance
= 3 mO (inner)
Dielectric strength
4 kVdc / 2.8 kVac
Insulation resistance
> 0,1 GO (after damp heat test IEC 68-2-30)
Number of electronical contacts
2 + PE
Rated current per contact
16 A rms (USA 20 A)
Rated voltage
250 V ac
Cable O.D.
6 - 12 mm
> 5000 mating cycles
1.0 - 2.5 mm²
12 AWG
Contact plating
2 µm Ag
Bronze (CuSn0.2)
Polyamide (PA 6.6 30 % GR)
Locking element
Polyamide (PA 6.6 30 % GR)
Strain relief
Polyacetal (POM)
UL 94 V-0
Protection class
IP 65 (mated)
Temperature range
-30 °C to +80 °C

What does this plug into? As the Powercon TRUE 1 - 16A Chassis Outlet - IP65 Code: A53QQ doesn't look like it will fit. And can this plug into the Powercon TRUE 1 - 16A Cable Outlet Connector IP65 Code: A55QQ ?

Asked by: Tempus
Answered by: Les
Date published: 2016-11-18

With reference to the Powercon TRUE 1 what are its dimensions for both the plug and socket?

Asked by: Nick
The dimensions are below, variations in the plug length are to cover whether it is power in or power out; Plug (NAC3FX-W/NAC3MX-W) Length - 71-75mm Diameter - 26.5mm Socket (NAC3FPX/NAC3MPX) Panel - 26 x 26mm Depth - 38.2mm Cutout - 23.6mm
Answered by: Gareth
Date published: 2016-07-04

The cable fixes to this connector with an allen key, please can you tell me what size is it? 

Asked by: Paul
It is not an Allen key, it is a Torx fixing, probably T8
Answered by: Paul
Date published: 2016-02-18
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Bulk Prices

Item code Item name Quantity Price
A54QQ Powercon TRUE 1 - 16A Cable Inlet - IP65 (1+) £6.49

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