Eaton’s New Locking Devices Support High Power Density Data Centers and Help Reduce Power Consumption

Date: June 23, 2016

PEACHTREE CITY, GA — Power management company Eaton today announced new Arrow Hart locking devices designed to help data center customers reduce energy costs, equipment requirements and enable higher power designs. The power locking plugs, connectors and receptacles are designed to withstand high variations in atmospheric conditions encountered in data center environments.

“Eaton’s Arrow Hart wiring devices are designed to support higher energy efficiency and greater power density data center designs,” said Grayling Love, product line manager at Eaton.

The locking devices line was designed for data center environments and new National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) configurations. Eaton’s products include plugs, connectors, receptacles and an isolated ground version in NEMA L25-30 ampere (A), 240 volt (V), 2 pole 3 wire, single phase and NEMA L26-30 three-phase 30A 240/415V 4 pole, 5 wire power.

The key features, common among Eaton’s Arrow Hart locking devices, include reversible inserts providing for a wide diameter cord accommodation and a nylon shell for durability. Additionally, amperage and voltage ratings are printed on the body of the power lock devices for easy identification. The devices are United Laboratories (UL)-listed and meet Federal Specification W-C-596H.

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Eaton’s electrical business is a global leader with expertise in power distribution and circuit protection; backup power protection; control and automation; lighting and security; structural solutions and wiring devices; solutions for harsh and hazardous environments; and engineering services. Eaton is positioned through its global solutions to answer today’s most critical electrical power management challenges.

Eaton is a power management company with 2015 sales of $20.9 billion. Eaton provides energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton has approximately 97,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit

Mark Horner
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