The M12X data connector transmits data and signals with absolute reliability. Thanks to its vibration-proof design, it is also suitable for use in moving machine parts and the cable chain. It is available as a cable connector, coupling connector or control cabinet feed-through, as well as with insulation displacement or crimp termination.The solid data connectors are now also available with a vibration-proof crimp termination for maximum contact safety.

Cat.6A acc. to ISO/IEC 11801

Supplementary automation components from LappMechanical and plant engineeringAssembly timeInterference signals


Article number Article designationMin. outer diameter (mm)Max. outer diameter (mm)Max. core diameter including insulationAWG solidAWG 7-wireBase Unit

Price (base price)

M12 X-coded plug, straight
M12 X-coded socket, straight
M12 X-coded socket, straight for wall mounting
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Product features

  • Stability thanks to die-cast zinc metal housing.
  • Easy cable connection thanks to crimping or insulation displacement technology.
  • The connector's integrated vibration protection makes it resistant to shocks and vibrations.
  • UL certification according to technical data enables use of the product in the North American region.
  • When connected, protection class IP 67 can be achieved.

Norm references / Approvals

  • For use with fine and ultra-fine wire conductors of classes 5 and 6.
  • Can be used universally on machine interfaces for many applications in data and signal transmission.
  • For highly flexible, continuously flexing use in moving machine parts and in the cable chain.
  • Also suitable for EtherCAT, EtherNET/IP and 4-pair PROFINET applications.

Classification ETIM 5

  • ETIM 5.0 Class-ID: EC001121
  • ETIM 5.0 Class-Description: Modular connector

Classification ETIM 6

  • ETIM 6.0 Class-ID: EC001121
  • ETIM 6.0 Class-Description: Modular connector

Protection rating

  • IP 67

Ambient temperature (operation)

  • -40°C to +85°C

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  • Prices are net prices without VAT and surcharges. Sale to business customers only.