Anderson Power Products® Introduces SPEC Pak™ High Power Connector

Anderson Power Products® (APP®), a leader in high power interconnect solutions, is proud to introduce the SPEC Pak™ High Power Connector, APP's latest addition to the SPEC Pak™ Connector series of sealed power for environmental conditions.

The SPEC Pak™ High Power Connector has power handling capacity from 75 to 260 amps and an IP68-rated waterproof environmentally sealed shell, making it ideal for portable and test equipment; solar, wind and traditional power generation; traffic control equipment; as well as transportation, industrial, agricultural, and military applications.

The SPEC Pak™ line's housing design and materials create a rugged, watertight and weather-proof enclosure to protect electrical components from water, dust, and other harsh environmental contaminants. The SPEC Pak™ High Power Connector features a UL94 V-0 flammability rating and a UL 746C F1 weather-ability rating. It is compatible with industry-standard PG threaded sealing glands and has sturdy aluminum latches with lockout/tag-out capability.

The SPEC Pak™ High Power Connector shell accepts 75 to 180 amp Powerpole® contacts and up to 8 auxiliary contacts. Powerpole® contact housings are available in a wide array of colors, providing wire to housing color coding options and design flexibility. The combination of housings, power, ground and signal contacts offer thousands of design options for the most demanding applications. Wire sizes can accommodate a range from 24 to 3/0 AWG (0.25 to 85.0 mm²).

The user configurable Powerpole® insert housings offer maximum flexibility for the SPEC Pak™ High Power Connector. The H02 arrangement holds up to two PP180 contacts and eight auxiliaries. The H03 arrangement features up to three PP120 contacts and eight auxiliaries, while the H06 arrangement accommodates up to six PP75 contacts and eight auxiliaries.

For more information about the SPEC Pak™ High Power Connector, go to
For more information on Anderson Power Products' other innovative high power interconnect solutions, visit

About Anderson Power Products®
Anderson Power Products® is a leader in developing high quality, low cost, power interconnect solutions for industries including: Back Up Power Systems, Electrical Vehicles, UPS Systems, Telecommunications High-Technology Devices and Alternative Energy Solutions. Headquartered in Sterling, MA, Anderson Power Product's facility is ISO 9001:2008 certified and uses automated manufacturing to offer uncompromising quality. In addition, APP operates a distribution and assembly facility in Warrington, England to provide support for their European customers, as well as three Asia Pacific facilities: Shenzhen, China, Shatin Hong Kong and Taichung City 407, Taiwan (R.O.C.).

APP® connectors are available through their authorized distributor network or direct from the factory. For further information about the company and its products, call 978-422-3600 or visit

Featured Product

SMA America - Introducing the New Sunny Boy 5.0/6.0-US

SMA America - Introducing the New Sunny Boy 5.0/6.0-US

The Sunny Boy 5.0-US / 6.0-US features a wealth of improvements and joins SMA's lineup of field-proven solar technology backed by the world's #1 service team. The world's first Secure Power Supply now delivers up to 2,000 W of opportunity power when the grid goes down and the sun is shining. Installation has never been easier thanks to SMA's Installation Assistant, direct access via smartphone, and integrated DC disconnect. The Sunny Boy's multiple independent input channels, each with SMA's OptiTracâ„¢ Global Peak, mean hundreds of stringing configurations for flexible system design while solving the challenges of complex roofs and shading. The residential PV market is changing rapidly, and we understand that your bottom line matters more than ever. That's why we've designed a superior residential solution that will help you decrease costs throughout all stages of your business model. The Sunny Boy 5.0-US and 6.0-US are once again raising the bar by offering improved performance, enhanced features, and most importantly, cost savings across the entire spectrum of residential installation processes.