Innovative metal and plastic housing design

The metal housing for placement in rectangular connectors can be selected with or without a cable outlet.

  • Small, rugged metal housing
  • Protection rating UL50E tested

Mechanical and plant engineering Mechanical resistance Robust Waterproof

CE cRUus VDE audited

Article number Article description M PG Material Colour Cable gland Cable clamping range Pieces / PU Base Unit Price (base price)
H-A housing: cable coupler hood (straight cable entry)
H-A 3 MTgvb - 11 Zinc die-casting grey - - 10
H-A 3 MTgvb - 11 Zinc die-casting grey yes 6.5 - 12 10
EPIC® H-A 3 MTgvb M20 20 - Zinc die-casting grey - - 10
EPIC® H-A 3 MTgvb M20 20 - Zinc die-casting grey yes 3.0 - 13.5 10
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  • The EPIC® H-A 3 series comprises the smallest housings in the heavy-duty industrial connector range and ensures secure connections in the smallest of spaces.
  • The coupling housing is mateable with many commercially available hood housings.
  • The integrated SKINTOP® cable gland made of brass is used for sealing and strain-relieving cable entry. Compared to enclosures where the cable gland is added separately, the overall size of the enclosure is more space-saving.
  • The locking is done single lever.
  • The arrow as a new design element on the surface of the housing is easy to feel and simplifies plugging in spatially confined and possibly poorly visible application areas.

Application range

  • To protect the connector insert from environmental influences.
  • For use with many EPIC® rectangular connector inserts.
  • For power supply connection of devices and machines in various applications.
  • Withstands high environmental and mechanical stresses.

Product features

  • Cable coupler hood
  • 1 lever
  • Straight cable entry
  • Versions with / without cable gland

Classification ETIM 5

  • ETIM 5.0 Class-ID: EC000437
  • ETIM 5.0 Class-Description: Housing for industrial connectors

Classification ETIM 6

  • ETIM 6.0 Class-ID: EC000437
  • ETIM 6.0 Class-Description: Housing for industrial connectors


  • Housing: powder-coated zinc die-casting, grey
    Lever: zinc-plated steel

Protection rating

  • IP 65 (latched)
  • NEMA 250, UL50E: 12, 4 (latched)


  • Certified production control: VDE-REG. no.: B437
  • UL-tested:
    UL File Number: E75770

Temperature range

  • -40°C to +100°C, short-term up to +125°C

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