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56 Series™

Industrial Switches, Plugs, Sockets and Accessories

PDL 56 Series™ is a range of industrial plugs, switches, sockets, applicance inlets and accesssories for industrial environments for both indoors and outdoors where resistance to dust, water, chemicals and UV is important.

56 Series™
  • Features

    Since the beginning of the 1980s the 56 Series™ has earned a reputation for top performance in resistance to the harsh treatment of industrial environments. Designed and developed in conjunction with practising electrical contractors.Features include:
    • Easier switch and socket operation
    • Modern contoured profile
    • 56 Series™ heritage look and fully backwards compatible• Reduction of potential dirt build-up areas
    • Improved strength and reliability
    This new release takes the range to a new level, but the fundamental benefits that make 56 Series™ what it is today remain:
    • Proven IP66 Protection: Laboratory tested and field proven
    • Superior impact strength: Hi-impact polycarbonate materials used in 56 Series™ are proven and tested to operate in extreme temperatures from -40° to +55˚C
    • High level of switch performance: Rated up with the best in the business with most switches being motor rated with AC23A and AC3 to IEC60947-3
    • Specially formulated chemical resistance: In the conditions this range is required to operate, one plastic will not do for all.
    Resistant orange and white have been developed for environments where harsh chemicals are used.
    • Solvent bonding capability: 56 Series™ PVC enclosures are able to be solvent bonded to standard PVC conduit fittings using recommended sealants.
    • Greater UV resistance: 56 Series™ materials are engineered and proven to provide a higher degree of protection than comparable products
    • Full range of matching gear: The most comprehensive range available catering for the complete solution, allowing the job to be done properly
    • Modules making assembly simple: From a single switch or socket, up to a full 16 gang station, the 100x100mm module design allows customer builds and modification tosuit a massive range of requirements
    • Quick, easy, and safe wiring: Designed and engineered with the installer in mind, the 56 Series™ offers many simple and innovative features to assist Some products with electronic components do not reach these extremes, these will be listed with the accompanying installation guidelines

    Benefits

    • IP66 Protection
    • Rated to operate in temperatures from -40°c to +55°c
    • Motor rated switches
    • Chemcial resistance
    • Dust resistance
    • Water resistance
    • UV resistance
    • Comprehensive range
    • Modular range  
    • Quick connect terminals
    • Padlockable
    • Modular for easy assembly
    • Patented gasket system
    • 35 years in the industry
    • Snap shut bodies
    • Mactro™ cord clamp and seal

    Applications

    • Commercial and industrial
    • Indoors and outdoors
    • Dusty and damp locations
    • Distribution centres and warehouses
    • Shopping centres/retail
    • Tilt-up buildings
    • Portable equipment
    • Swimming centres
    • Events/entertainment sector
    • Kitchens/cooking areas
    • Supermarket delicatessens
    • Automotive workshops
    • Printers
    • Food processing
    • Beverage manufacturers
    • Dairies and abattoirs
    • Laboratories