wire gauge


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wire gauge

1. An instrument for measuring the thickness of wire or sheet metal; usually consists of a steel plate having a series of notches, of standard opening sizes, around the edge.
2. One of several systems for specifying the diameter of a wire.
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The enhanced reliability and wire acceptance features enable the IDC to meet design requirements in a broader range of applications, particularly where finer wire gauges and leaded components are being used, such as sensors, battery packs, speakers, LEDs and switches.
Applicable wire gauges range from 24 to 32 AWC (HPI).
5 plugs, an insulation displacement connection (IDC)-based plug for use in an expanded range of wire gauges.
5 plugs, Phoenix Contact now offers an insulation displacement connection-based plug for use with an expanded range of wire gauges (24 to 16 AWG).
The connector is rated up to 3A, and the mating connector will handle a range of wire gauges from 22 to 28.
The SplitFire 68 VHDCI connectors can be terminated to a range of wire gauges from 28-34+ AWG, including the newer 33 AWG Madison Universal SCSI(TM) cable, which is increasingly being used in designs requiring reduced size and improved flexibility.
Flat cables are available with wire gauges from 4 AWG to 44 AWG in virtually any configuration required.
The series offers wire gauges ranging from 26-16 in the Series 10, down to 30A WG in the Series 12.
The Halogen Lamp Holders are available to accommodate virtually any lamp positioning design and are offered with back, side, or bottom leads and various wire gauges and insulations--with AMP, Molex and other connector types.
The user interface for the DLS 1100 has been specifically designed to present the system test configuration in a clear dynamically updated graphical display showing, each connected device, wireline length, wire gauges, applied taps and noise impairment details as applicable.
HDSL-based products tolerate crosstalk and operate not only on continuous unobstructed pairs of wires, but also on cables with mixed wire gauges and bridge taps.