SCHURTER’s New DG12 Series Power Entry Integrates an IEC Inlet, Circuit Breaker and Mains Filter
Original Press Release
: Santa Rosa, California, February 1, 2019 – SCHURTER launches its most versatile power entry module, series DG12, extending its DG11 series to include a mains filter. The new PEM integrates an IEC inlet, circuit breaker, mains filter – with optional IP protection. The extremely compact design with its multitude of features, consolidates discrete power components into one space-saving unit suitable for a variety of applications.
The DG12/DG11 features a recessed 2-pole ON/OFF rocker switch circuit breaker with 1- or 2-pole overcurrent protection. Various colors and markings for both illuminated and non-illuminated switches are available. Current ratings range from 0.05 A to 15 A. The IP67 unit features a circuit breaker with a factory mounted seal cover and frame with inlay gasket, designed to mount tightly to the front panel with sealed screws. Mounting options include snap-in, 1 to 3 mm; screw-mount, front or rear panel with top/bottom or side flange.
The DG12 features a standard and low leakage mains filter, as well as standard and higher inductive performance options. The filters are available in current ratings 1-10 A at 250 VAC according to IEC and 15 A at 250 VAC according to UL/CSA. The filter series is available in standard or medical versions for Protection Class I and II. Applications include IT or telecom systems according to IEC 90650, and medical devices according to IEC 60601-1. The series is compatible with V-Lock cord retention connection cables.
Pricing for the DG12 starts at under $25.00 in 100 piece quantities for the IP40 version. The datasheet link can be found at https://www.schurter.com/en/datasheet/DG12 and additional info at https://www.schurter.com/en/v-lock.