M12 / M16 socket with connected master cable

M12/M16 Pre-Master cable (PUR outer sheath) for easy connection of passive S/A distribution boxes and for flexible applications (drag chain).

Supplementary automation components from Lapp Mechanical and plant engineering Space requirement Power chain Waterproof

Article number Article designation Length (m) Rated voltage (V) PU Base Unit Price (base price)
M16 socket, angled
8 pole (6x signal - 2 bridged, 2x power)
AB-C8-5,0PUR-M16FA 5 125 1
AB-C8-10,0PUR-M16FA 10 125 1
10-pin (8x signal - 2 bridged, 2x power)
AB-C10-5,0PUR-M16FA 5 125 1
AB-C10-10,0PUR-M16FA 10 125 1
12-pin (10x signal - 2 bridged, 2x power)
AB-C12-5,0PUR-M16FA 5 125 1
AB-C14-10,0PUR-M16FA 10 125 1
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  • Connecting cable for M8 boxes with 4 to 10 slots
  • Instead of numerous individual conductors,
    one master cable is laid to the control unit
  • Hybrid cable for signal and power transmission

Product features

  • Angled socket M12 on free conductor end, halogen-free
  • Angled socket M16 on free conductor end
  • Suitable for drag chains
  • PWIS-free

Product Make-up

  • Core cross-section:
    M16: power: 0.75 mm², signal: 0,34mm²;
    M12: 0,14mm²
  • Core insulation: PP (M12), PVC (M16)
  • Outer sheath: PUR, black

Classification ETIM 5

  • ETIM 5.0 Class-ID: EC001855
  • ETIM 5.0 Class-Description: Sensor-actuator patch cord

Classification ETIM 6

  • ETIM 6.0 Class-ID: EC001855
  • ETIM 6.0 Class-Description: Sensor-actuator patch cord


  • Contact: CuZn
    Contact surface: Ni/Au
    Knurl: Nickel-plated brass
    Gripping body: TPU, flame-retardant, self-extinguishing

Protection rating

  • IP 67
  • IP 65/IP 67/IP 68 (M12)

Ambient temperature (operation)

  • Plug/socket -25°C to +90°C
  • Fixed installation -40°C to +90°C
    -40°C to +80°C (M12)
    Flexing -5°C to 80°C


  • A-standard

Rated current (A)

  • 4 A
  • 1,5 A (M12)

  • Copper price basis: inclusive of copper. Refer to catalogue appendix T17 for the definition and calculation of copper-related surcharges.
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  • Prices are net prices without VAT and surcharges. Sale to business customers only.