These interface ports mount to the outside of a control cabinet to provide easy access to data and programs without opening the cabinet door. The ports maintain system UL Type 4 and Type 12 ratings, according to maker Hoffman. Twenty-four configurations are available to interface with major data and industrial communications protocols. The interface ports can reduce the exposure of programming technicians to potential arc flash by keeping energized equipment behind closed doors. The ports come with padlock loops and quarter-turn latches.
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