This UL-listed connector features eight Powerpole circuits that can be configured with eight power and signal contacts or eight power and signal contacts and two pre-mate ground contacts. MARC uses Andersonís flat wiping contacts for connection.
MARC is made of PBT thermo plastic, which is both chemical and heat resistant up to 150C and is rated at 30A. The Multi-Axial Rotational Connector is rated at 10,000 mating cycles.
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