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3M™ Scotchlok™ Moisture Guard Connectors

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  • Grease protects against moisture
  • Suitable for applications requiring moisture and UV protection
  • Accommodates 16 to 14 AWG solid/stranded, 12 AWG stranded (outer ports) and 18 AWG solid/stranded, 20 AWG stranded (inner port)
  • C UL Listed and RoHS 2011/65/EU Compliant
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Attribute Name
Value
Agency Approvals
UL
Brand
Scotchlok™
Conductor Size
14, 16 to 14 AWG solid/stranded, 12 AWG stranded (outer ports) and 18 AWG solid/stranded, 20 AWG stranded (inner port)
Conductor Sizes
12 AWG, str (outside port), 14–16 AWG, sol/str (outside port), 20 AWG, str (inside port), 18 AWG, sol/str (inside port)
Connection Type
Moisture Guard
Connector Style
Insulation Displacement
Flame Retardant
No, UL-94 V-2
Insulation Material
Polycarbonate
Manufacturing Origin
USA
Material
Flame Retardant Polycarbonate
Maximum Insulation Diameter (Inside Port)
0.15 in
Maximum Insulation Diameter (Inside Port) (Metric)
3.8 mm
Maximum Insulation Diameter (Outside Port)
0.21 in
Maximum Insulation Diameter (Outside Port) (Metric)
5.3 mm
Maximum Operating Temperature (Celsius)
105 Degree Celsius
Maximum Operating Temperature (Fahrenheit)
221 Degree Fahrenheit
Maximum Voltage Rating
600 V, 600 V (1000 V in signs, lighting fixtures and luminaries)
Maximum Wire Gauge
12 AWG Stranded, 14 AWG
Minimum Wire Gauge
14 AWG, 18 AWG
Package Quantity
30
Packaging
Bag, Jug
Product Type
Connector
Water-resistant
Yes
Wire Connector Type
IDC Connectors
Wire Gauge
12 AWG, str (outside port), 14–16 AWG, sol/str (outside port), 20 AWG, str (inside port), 18 AWG, sol/str (inside port)
Details
  • Grease protects against moisture
  • Suitable for applications requiring moisture and UV protection
  • Accommodates 16 to 14 AWG solid/stranded, 12 AWG stranded (outer ports) and 18 AWG solid/stranded, 20 AWG stranded (inner port)
  • C UL Listed and RoHS 2011/65/EU Compliant

3M™ Scotchlok™ Moisture Guard Connector MGC offers a convenient solution to connect wires for landscape irrigation and lighting applications. The mineral oil based grease inside the connector safeguards against moisture.

3M™ Scotchlok™ Moisture Guard Connector MGC is ideal for applications requiring moisture and UV protection. The connector housing is weather resistant for above ground applications. The connector has a weather resistant polycarbonate body and withstands temperatures up to 221 degrees F (105 degrees C). It is 600V rated for building wire and 1000V rated for signs, fixtures and luminaires. C UL Listed and RoHS 2011/65/EU Compliant.