Mc4 30a male female mf wire pv cable connector set solar panel us. User friendly designed for easy installation and compatibility. Deutsch fiber optic physical contact pc connector series. New photovoltaic interconnect solutions from amphenol amphenol x machined radsok contact technology with much lower contact resistance than competition x higher current rating than competition x full nec 2008, 690. If youre going to put those useless mc4 things in there, at least make a convenient way for us to remove them and bring in our own wires.
You could destroy the rest of the connector, i suppose. The male and female designations refer to the metal contact, and not the plastic housing. Essentially, youve stepped down the number of wires from two positive and two negative to one positive and one negative. Todd and the rest of the wholesale solar team are here to answer any questions you have about designing a system that will fit. At the other end of each wire is an mc4 connector, designed to make wiring solar arrays much simpler and faster. Male and female first mating convenient, without the help of other tools. Just give us a junction box, knockouts, and terminal blocks. Amazons choice recommends highly rated, wellpriced products available to ship immediately. Pv wires, cables, and connectors are all important parts of your system, used to connect your solar panels to your batteries. Its small form factor and versatile mounting options makes it ideal for smaller systems such as single. Mc3 and mc4 solar crimping tool kit 9piece the home depot.
Bougerv connectors y branch parallel adapter cable wire plug tool kit for solar. The grabcad library offers millions of free cad designs, cad files, and 3d models. Connectors enable contact between wires, cables, printed circuit boards, and electronic components. My question was more along the lines of if someone said can you get cable ties open id say, yes get a jewellers screw driver, poke it in the back and lever up the pawl. Jul 18, 20 chris its a bit difficult to see how the inserts lock in from the photo, and i have never used mc4 connectors, however i solved a similar problem by making my own extraction tool. Mar, 2017 monolith m1060 polynik patch cord wont work for you unless you adopt my breakout box video here. Made solar cable 10 awg 600 volt ul listed greener world store. The mc in mc4 stands for the manufacturer multi contact. Mc4 connectors suck for offgrid systems solar panels. The mc4evo2 is latest version of the mc4 connector. Staubli electrical connectors ag pv assembly instructions. Ftype connector feedthru panels are available with either 1ghz or 3ghz feedthru femaletofemale ftype connectors.
Staubli electrical connectors ag offers electrical and electronic connector systems for power generation and distribution, railway, automation, medical and solar industries. Mc4 cable connector for solar panels or combiner box length of solar cable, can be customized we can oe. Generally, on most solar panels, there are two wires coming off the back of the panel and terminating with a male and female mc4 connector. The mc4 system consists of a plug and socket design. Can be installed on any conventional solar module junction box, or solar combiner box interconnection or added to solar modules with existing mc4type 4 connectors for extended distances. Wholesale solar carries highquality pv cables and connectors. I am afraid there may not be a practical way to extract the pin. Greener world store means high quality and low price. Mc4 connector in chennai, tamil nadu mc4 connector price. Connectors are among the main distinguishing features of the modules.
Solar mc4 connectors allow for a clean energy transfer between output cables from solar array and connections to combiner boxes or inverters. Mc4 comparable connector makes connecting your grape solar panels to combiner boxes, inverters and charge controllers a snap. Pvazs4 mmf solarline 2 multibranch mc4 connectors, latching. Connector partnumbers 2,5sqmmawg14 4,0sqmmawg12 6,0sqmmawg10 cable connector male pv r100507 rm pv r100508 rm pv r100506 rm cable connector female pv r100507 rf pv r100508 rf pv r100506 rf cable connector mated pair pv r100507 r000 pv r100508 r000 pv r100506 r000.
Get mc4 connector at best price with product specifications. The other type accepts two female mc4 connectors and has a female mc4 connector for its output. The other reason for wanting to extract a pin is if you got out of order and attached your mc4 connector before running the wire through a tight space. Anything that is 100 watts or less and 12v nominal should not have mc4 connectors on it. Male connector 6 2 5 6 4 8 1 3 strip 14 of the insulation from the cable end to be terminated with the mc4 connector using a wire stripper. This section holds the best wires, cables, and connectors for use in a marine or rv setup. Find great deals on ebay for mc4 connector and mc4 extension cable. Mc4 female solar cable coupler 46mm cable size r 20. These are used to parallel andor to seriesparallel multiple mc4 connections, such as cables from solar panels. All current pv wires are fitted with mc4 1500v locking connectors and are compatible with almost all solar panels. A connector is a coupling device that joins electrical terminations to create an electrical circuit. Multicontact ag was founded in 1962 and is currently employing more than 700 staff.
Pv wires, solar cables and connectors wholesale solar. This video shows how to attach single mc4 connectors to solar panel extension cable. Panels are provided in 12, 16, 24, 32 and 48port sizes. One type accepts two male mc4 connectors on the input side and has a male mc4 connector for its output. Renogy 5 pair mc4 male female solar panel cable connectors double seal rings for better waterproof effect. Product mc4 30a male female mf wire pv cable connector set solar panel us. I cut and rolled a very thin feeler gauge into a tube of roughly the right diameter, soldered it part of the way along not the bit to be inserted, so the the bit to. Renogy mc4 cable connectors are made with highest quality materials. This crimping tool kit includes the following tools. Cables can also be used to connect your panels when they are placed further apart. Alibaba manufacturer directory suppliers, manufacturers. The solar photovoltaic industry uses several types of connectors or standard non connector junction boxes. At te connectivity te, we design and manufacture an expansive portfolio of connectors that are engineered to reliably transmit data, power, and. Wire, cable, test and measurement accessories complete our broad connector family.
It employs standard network security protocols, including 802. These weatherproof connectors are standard fittings on many modules. And even if i could remove them theres no convenient way to bring in my own wire no terminal strip all i can do is cut the ends off the mc4 wires and figure out some way to. New ones they are waterproof and relatively easy to connect and disconnect. All manufacturing sites are iso 9001certified and therefore meet the highest quality demands. For most panels you will need a pair one of each type to parallel each pair of pv panels. Patch panels are available at mouser electronics from industry leading manufacturers. Multicontact mc3 to mc4 adapter set hurricane wind power. Please view our large selection of patch panels below.
Shank length, sdc3163 cabinet slotted head screwdriver, 316 in. If youre asking this question, youve probably noticed that most modern high power solar modules are manufactured with wire leads that have mc4 connectors on the ends. Mc4 connector in chennai, tamil nadu mc4 connector price in. We offer original multicontact complete connector, for safe and simple serial connection of pvmodules. Generally, the male mc4 connector is associated with the positive lead and the female connector is associated with the negative lead. How to use mc4 connectors and mc4 extension cables. What is an mc4 connector and an mc4 extension cable. Item pvazs4 has two male connectors and one female connector. You have clicked a page that seems to be very popular. Mc4 connectors are singlecontact electrical connectors commonly used for connecting solar panels. The solar photovoltaic industry uses several types of connectors or standard nonconnector junction boxes.
Find here mc4 connector, suppliers, manufacturers, wholesalers, traders with mc4 connector prices for buying. This type of connector system is easy to install and uses snapin safety locking tabs to. Anyone got a soldering iron at 5,000 feet up in the mountains of haiti. Based on proven military standard 38999 siii electrical connectors, deutsch fiber optic physical contact series are ranges of fiber optic connectors that incorporate highprecision ferrules and alignment mechanisms to assure fiber alignment and minimize optical losses. Browse pv wires, cables, and mc4 connectors you need to get your system interconnected. Renogy 5 pair mc4 male female solar panel cable connectors.
How to assemble crimp solder mc4 connector to make solar. Monolith m1060 polynik patch cord wont work for you unless you adopt my breakout box video here s. Mc3 connectors have been largely superseded by mc4 connectors due to support being withdrawn by the national electrical code for solar applications. But if you have the wrong pin in a housing that will not gain you much. Get free shipping on qualified mc4 connector, building wires products or buy online pick up in store today in the electrical department. Todd built his own 3 kw solar system to power his northern california home, where he lives off the grid with his wife and children. The other manufacturer should specify compatibility but they may not meet this standard if older. Unfollow mc4 connector to stop getting updates on your ebay feed. Get solar connectors at best price with product specifications. How to connect mc4 connectors mc4 solar connector manufacturers.
Receive special offers and discounts on windy nation products and new product launches. The plugs and sockets are inside plastic shells that appear to be the opposite gender the plug is inside a cylindrical shell that looks like a female connector but is referred to as male, and the socket is inside a square probe that looks male but is electrically female. Insert the stripped wire conductor into the crimping area item 6 of the metallic mating contact and crimp using a mc4 2. Bulk solar connector cable kit includes 100 ft 10 awg plus 10 mc4 connectors high quality ul rated solar cable and mc4 connector kit 100ft plus 10 mc4 connectors. The mc3 connector does not incorporate a positive locking mechanism and can become disconnected while the solar panels are producing electricity causing dangerous arcing. Msh mmcx micro connectors soldering aka monolith 1060. Mounting directly by means of screw thread or in perforated plate with. The pv wire we stock is single conductor, insulated, and jacketed wire that is rated at 90 celsius wet or dry 40c to 90c, with a primary voltage of up to 2000v. A wide variety of amphenol mc4 connector options are available to you, such as power. A 6 inch mc4 to bare conversion cable pair is available to make the transition once out of the solar panel environment or cut a 15 ft extension cable in half to make a longer conversion to bare pair. Renogy mc4 tool assembly and disassembly tool solar panel cable crimping tool for malefemale mc4 connectors.751 508 801 56 1323 829 1283 1034 964 243 514 587 1087 650 1478 280 709 553 1139 1193 1428 141 320 1036 1463 233 1308 77 226 1340 225 1067 364 610 1338 1055 1110 992 1501 950 749 881 765 1260 842 20 792 227 684 604 806