Anderson Multipole 12v Connectors

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Standard Color Usage


• 12 V: Yellow (Amateur radio uses red for 12V DC)
• 18 V: Orange
• 24 V: Red (Used by Warn for its 12 V winches (should have used yellow multipole)
• 36 V: Gray
• 48 V: Blue
The SB50 is for higher current applications. rated at 50A.
The pins are the same as the Powerpole 75A housings.
The Anderson SB series is popular for 12v recreational vehicles, caravans and camper trailers.
Contacts come in 3 sizes:
  • 6AWG
  • 8AWG
  • 10AWG

The SB175 is for high current applications and when using large cable e.g. 2AWG. Rated at 175A

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