Frequently asked questions
From this page, you will find some Frequently Asked Questions from our customers, and you can see our Relay Below:
Q: What are the proper Torque Values for Terminal Blocks?
A: The torque depends on the type and size of screw/hardware used in the terminal block. Torque values can be found on our spec sheet in our website
Q: How to find Accessories for the TA Series Terminal Block?
A: Use this link to our online catalog for the TA Series Terminal Block and click on the Accessary link to view listed Accessories. TA terminal block
Q: What are the proper using conditions and temperature for the Terminal Blocks?
A: For terminal blocks made from plastic, conditions with strong acid, alkali or greasy, or the rate of humidity is more than 60% should be avoided. Temperature should be within -40°C~110°C, and do not use them in frozen or dew formed condition.
Q: Which type of DIN Rail should I use?
A: It depends on what type of terminal block you are using. We have three types of DIN Rail – TA-001A (Aluminum 35mm), TA-001S (steel 35mm) and TS-001(aluminum, 25m). For more information: http://www.terminalsblocks.com/en/category/DIN-Rail/T01.html
Q: Which kind of End Clamp should I use with my Terminal Blocks?
A: It depends on the width of the Din Rail you are using, and the material and type of the End Clamps you prefer. For more information: http://www.shining.com.tw/1EN/ENaccessories_end_clamp_bracket.htm
Q: How long does the delivery time take?
A: We send our goods from Taiwan, and the delivery time depends on the location of your delivery address, and the shipping way will be Express Service, Sea Shipping, Air Shipping for you reference. Express Service: The ETA will be 3~7 days after remitting the Payment. Sea Shipping and Air Shipping: It will be depended on Logistic Schedule after remitting the Payment.
Q: Which type of terminal block should I choose?
A: First, you need to check how much ampere and voltage rating you require and how many wires need to be connected, and how to be connected. In addition, you can choose a way you prefer to install your terminal blocks (by screwing, plugging, welding or you can clip or screw them on a DIN rail)? Or do you have any other special requirement (heat resistant, grounding, different colors or other customized demand)?
The Terminal Strip is a connector which allows more than one circuit to connect to another circuit. A terminal block is consists of Plastic Parts and Metal Hardware Parts. In other words, it includes Terminal Block Housing (Plastic Parts), Conductor and the Screw (Metal Parts).
The material of conductor is brass, aluminum or other metal, and finished with nickel, tin or other material. With the conductor, the different wires can conduct each other.
TGP-085-03A1 screw to Tab type
The function of a screw is to fasten the wires. Also, the screw is also an electric conductor, which can connect the wire and conductor. Please note, you need to tighten the screw well when you use the terminal block. Otherwise, the wires would loose, and it may let your terminal block superheating and broken then damage your machine.
If you search the Terminal Block on the Internet, you may find that there are many Screw to Screw types. However, we also manufacture Screw to Tab, Screw to Stud and Stud to Stud type. You can visit our website and get more information about our TGP series terminal block connector:https://www.terminalsblocks.com/en/category/Terminal-Blocks/Terminal_Blocks.html