Plug connectors and cables

Please note: For 8-pin sensor-actuator cables, the wire colors are not standardized. Therefore, please observe the pin assignment of the sensor and the cable in the respective data sheet.
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    • Technical specifications
      Accessory groupPlug connectors and cables
      Accessory familyConnecting cables
      Connection type head AMale connector, M12, 8-pin, straight, A-coded
      Connection type head BFlying leads
      Locking plug connectorScrew connection
      Connector materialTPU
      Connector colorBlack
      Locking nut materialZinc die-cast, nickel-plated
      Tightening torque0.6 Nm
      Width across flats13
      Cable5 m, 8-wire, PUR, halogen-free
      Jacket materialPUR, halogen-free
      Jacket colorBlack
      Cable diameter5.8 mm
      Conductor cross-section0.25 mm²
      Bending radius
      Flexible use> 10 x cable diameter
      Stationary position> 5 x cable diameter
      Drag chain operation> 10 x cable diameter
      Bending cycles10,000,000
      Nominal voltage, cable300 V AC
      Test voltage, cable2,500 V AC
      Reference voltage
      30 V AC
      30 V DC
      Rated impulse voltage0.8 kV
      Current loading2 A
      Traversing speed3 m/s
      Travelling distance10 m
      Acceleration≤ 10 m/s²
      Signal typeSensor/actuator cable
      Torsion force180° / 1 m
      Torsion cycles2,000,000
      Cycles per minutes35

      Zones with oils and lubricants

      Drag chain operation


      UL File No.E335179
      Enclosure ratingIP65 / IP66K / IP67
      Ambient operating temperature
      Flexible use–25 °C ... +80 °C
      Stationary position–40 °C ... +80 °C
      Drag chain operation–25 °C ... +80 °C
      Head–25 °C ... +85 °C
      Contamination rating3
      Insulation resistance100 MΩ
      Overvoltage categoryIII
      Specific insulation resistance30 mΩ
      Thermal resistance, pipingFlame retardant according to UL 1581, horizontal flame test/CSA FT2 / IEC 60332-1, IEC 60332-2-2
    • Classifications
      ECl@ss 5.019030312
      ECl@ss 5.1.419030312
      ECl@ss 6.027060304
      ECl@ss 6.227060304
      ECl@ss 7.027060304
      ECl@ss 8.027060304
      ECl@ss 8.127060304
      ECl@ss 9.027060304
      ECl@ss 10.027060304
      ECl@ss 11.027060304
      ECl@ss 12.027060304
      ETIM 5.0EC000830
      ETIM 6.0EC000830
      ETIM 7.0EC003249
      ETIM 8.0EC003249
      UNSPSC 16.090126121604

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