3M 562 | Scotchlok Connectors from 3M Electrical

3M Scotchlok 562

IDC Connectors

3M Scotchlok 562

3M Scotchlok 562 IDC Electrical Connectors is a double run or tap connector for tap or parallel splicing. The connector is polypropylene insulated, flame retardant and self stripping. These 3M Insulation Displacement Connectors or IDCs are suitable for control circuit wiring, fixture wiring, appliance wiring, signal and PA systems and automotive/boat/RV wiring.

Scotchlok 562 IDC Connectors from 3M are 600V rated for building wire and 1000V rated for signs, fixtures and luminaires. They are able to withstand temperatures of 194°F (90°C). UL Listed and RoHS 2011/65/EU Compliant, the Scotchlok connectors are compatible with the 3M Electrical range of Scotchcast cable joints.

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3M 562 | Connector Specification

The following table provides a specification overview of the type 562 Scotchlok connector manufactured by 3M Electrical.

Conductor Size
12 AWG / 10 AWG Stranded
Connection Type Double Run or Tap
Connector Style Insulation Displacement Connector
Flame Retardant? Yes
Insulation Material Polypropylene
Maximum Operating Temperature 194°F (90°C)
Maximum Recommended Voltage Rating 600V
Maximum Wire Gauge 10 AWG
Minimum Wire Gauge 12 AWG
Product Colour Yellow
RoHS 2011/65/EU Compliant? Yes
Voltage Application Low Voltage
Water Resistant? No
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3M Scotchlok Insulation Displacement Connectors


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