Required Tools, Wires, and Cables for the CTP150 Platform
Cabling your device takes only a few minutes. You need the following items and the cables listed in Table 10 for proper installation:
1/8-inch flathead screwdriver
3/8-inch wrench or 3/8-inch nut-driver
No. 2 Phillips screwdriver
Ground wires—We recommend a minimum of 18-AWG ground wire for AC and DC-powered versions, if applicable.
Two #10 kep nuts (supplied) to connect the ground (earth) wire to the ground terminal.
Power module wiring—We recommend a minimum of 18-AWG wire for the device with a dual stud terminal lug with 5/8-inch spacing.
Consider the distance from the connection point and the configuration of the device when determining the size of wire used.
Table 10: Required Cables
Port and Cable Used
Management connection between the processor module and the LAN
One 10/100Base-T Ethernet management port with an RJ-45 connector.
Management connection between the processor module and a management console
One RS-232 port with a DB-9 connector for VT100 management access.
Direct connections to interface modules
Cables vary depending on module.
For more information about CTP150 Series cable and pinout specifications, refer Cable and Pinout Specifications.