IPD Industrial Products are distributors of screened separable connectors that are manufactured by COOPER POWER SYSTEM. The various products supplied by IPD Industrial Products include dead break and load break screened connectors made of EPDM rubber, plug-in and bolted tee types that are rated up to 33kV.
These screened separable connectors have the following benefits over conventional cable terminations such as heat shrink and cold shrink:
- Very short distances between phase to phase and phase to earth
- Compact design
- Maintenance free
- Touchable due to screened body
- Resistant to weather, temperature, humidity and dust
- Submersible and can be installed outdoors
- Type tested to IEC 60502-4 or CENELEC HD629.1 S2
The new bolt tee connector also provides multiple cable connection capability for RMU switchgear in projects such as wind farms.