Certifications and compliances
- UL standards: UL1203 (APJ plugs only), UL1682, UL1686
- CSA standard: C22.2 No. 182.1
- CE marked to the Low Voltage Directive (LVD) 2006/95/EEC (20-100A plugs and receptacles only)
Crouse-Hinds series Arktite plugs, receptacles and connectors are used indoors and outdoors to supply power to portable electrical equipment such as motor generator sets, compressors, heating and cooling units, welders, conveyors, lighting systems and similar equipment. They are also used in applications that require the removal, adjustment, replacement or frequent maintenance of equipment.
Available in 20A through 400A, Arktite metallic pin and sleeve devices feature an innovative arc snuffing design that enables large power loads to be disconnected under load without causing an arc flash in the area.