What is NEMA WD?

What is NEMA WD?

NEMA WD-1: General Color Requirements for Wiring Devices defines color designations for plastic molding compounds for the purpose of stan- dardizing colors. These NEMA Standards were developed and are periodically reviewed by the Wiring Devices Section of the National Electrical Manufacturers Association.

What is ul498?

UL 498. April 28, 2017. UL STANDARD FOR SAFETY Attachment Plugs and Receptacles. These requirements cover attachment plugs, receptacles, cord connectors, inlets, current taps provided with wiring terminals for flexible cord, and flatiron and appliance plugs – all intended for…

What does NEMA 5/15 mean?

In the case of a NEMA 5-15, the amperage rating is 15 amps. The amperage rating, like the voltage rating, is the highest amperage allowed for use with the device by the standard. Thus, an L5-15P is a locking 125 volt, 15 amp, plug. A 5-20R is a straight blade, 125 volt, 20 amp, receptacle or outlet.

What is UL1310?

The UL 1310, Class 2 Power Units, standard applies to power supplies within a limited output current and output voltage range. The Class 2 standard is specified in UL Standard Number UL1310. A benefit of using UL 1310 Class 2 approved GlobTek power supplies is that the output has the same Class 2 safety level.

What is a Class 2 adapter?

Class 2 is a classification referring to the NEC – National Electric Code. To avoid potential cable overheating due to excessive currents and electric shock, the output of the power supply is limited to 60VDC or 100VA, (100W when used with an AC-DC power supply).

Which countries use a UK plug?

What are the electric plugs for each country?

Country Often uses same connectors as: Type of plug
El Salvador United States A,B,C,D,E,F,G,I,J,L
England United Kingdom G
Equatorial Guinea Germany C,E
Estonia Germany F