IEC Gen 3 Electric Vehicle (EV) Charging Coupler ACI3

Application / Market:

Introducing the new Generation 3. Designed for the European market, the ACI3 Charging Coupler is an IEC (Type 2) mode 3 tethered lead that is built in accordance with IEC 62196-1 and IEC 62196-2 standards and has a minimum of 10,000 mating cycles. It is available for single and three phase charging systems and has a current rating up to 63A.

Compact and ergonomic with a matte black handle design the new Generation 3 IEC solution is available with customizable handles colors, cables, end terminals, and logos/graphics.


  • UV resistant black matte handle surface
  • Enhanced design eliminates screw visibility
  • Textured coupler connector/plug handle provides enhanced grip while in use
  • Compact and ergonomic for ease of use by consumers
  • Optional mating face protection – lanyard dust caps options for coupler connector/plug and spring cap options for inlets provide additional protection when connectors are not in use
  • Rapid installation for charging station manufacturers with enhanced cable design

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EVC e-mobility Solutions Brochure


AC IEC Generation 3 EV Charging Connectors Sell Sheet


ACI3-E2 Tethered Lead Charging Cable Operating Instructions


ACI3-T2 Tethered Lead Charging Cable Operating Instruction


IEC-62196-Type-2 Coupler Product Specification


AC SAE J1772 Gen3 Electric Vehicle (EV) Connectors

Product Specification


Operating Voltage 250 VAC (single phase), 480VAC (three phase)
Current Rating 20A, 32A, 63A
Number of Signal Contacts (Min/Max) N/A
Gauge Wire Size N/A


Insulator PA
Contact Copper-Alloy
Contact Plating Silver



IP 44 min per IEC 61851-1 and tested in accordance with IEC 60529

Operation Temperature

-30°C to +50°C


Shape EV Plug
Certifications Connector

CE, UKCA, VDE, DIN EN 62196-1 and DIN EN 62196-2

Certifications Cable

EN 50620

Durability + 10,000 Mating Cycles
Contact Style / Termination Crimp