It features uniform compact height and allows a variety of PCB-design options in mounting, component height, networking, and termination. It lets PCBs mount in vertical, horizontal, or lengthwise directions. A 16-position DIN-rail connector allows parallel or serial communications and power busing. The housing system complies with DIN 43380 and works with standard terminal blocks and data connections.

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