What is Terminal Block Connector?

Menu

Promotion

Fixed Terminal Block

Fixed Terminal Block

TB Series Terminal Block is Panel Mounted Terminal Block, the spec is 600V, 15A / 25A / 35A with 3 / 4 / 6 / 12 Pole.

More
Ceramic Terminal Block

Ceramic Terminal Block

Ceramic Terminal Blocks are designed for wiring connection in high temperature condition. Spec: 15A / 20A / 50A / 65A.

More

Shining E&E What is Terminal Block Connector? Introduction

SHINING E&E INDUSTRIAL CO., LTD is Taiwan supplier and manufacturer in Power Distribution Industry. Shining E&E has been offering our customers high quality terminal block, electrical terminal block, terminal block connector, terminal connector, barrier strip, power terminal block, led terminal block, led connector, fuse holder, fuse block, fuse clip, solid state relay, ssr, insulator, busbar support since 1978. With both advanced technology and 35 years experience, Shining E&E always make sure to meet each customer's demand.

What is Terminal Block Connector?

You probably never heard “Terminal Block Connector” before. However, there are many applications that would use terminal blocks in our life. Such as, electric fan, air conditioner, washing machine, oven, telephone and fax machine.

Terminal Block is a kind of electronic component, and it can be called Terminal Strip, Terminal Block Strip, Terminal Block Connector, Barrier Terminal Strip and Barrier Terminal Block.

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).
Terminal Block
The Terminal Block Housing made of PC Plastic, PBT Plastic or other material. The housing is used to protect Conductor and some terminal connector interior element from breaking. Besides, the plastic housing is an insulator, which can protect people from hurt when the Terminal Strip works.
Another part of the Terminal block is Conductor.
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.
Terminal Block
TGP-085-03A1 screw to Tab type
The last part is Screw. The normal terminal block in the market is Screw to Screw type, and there are usually two screws on each pole
The function of a screw is to fasten the wires. Also, the screw is also an electric conductor, which can connect the wire and conductorPlease 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