HPS40-E 2+2


With a legacy of years of expertise, we proudly present our HIRSCHMANN AUTOMOTIVE PowerStar eLine – an epitome of innovation in high voltage connectors. 


Experience ergonomic design, effortless processing, and unmatched efficiency, all shaping the future of eMobility. Elevate your connection with the seamless connectivity of the HPS eLine.


The HPS40-E 2+2 connector system is your go-to solution for auxiliary unit connections. Designed for efficiency and watertight reliability, it excels even in high temperatures, ensuring safe and secure operations. Welcome to innovation and dependability in one seamless package.

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  • compliant with several automotive test specifications
  • watertight according to IP6K9K
  • easy assembling
  • integrated interlock
  • 360° shielded connection
  • low shield contact resistance
  • high current load at high ambient temperatures
  • robust design


The HCT4 contact system is an in-house development by Hirschmann Automotive. Device connections can be implemented in different variants on request.

Current Class current class 1 and 2 connector
Applications auxiliary units
Number of Pins 2 (high voltage) + 2 (HVIL optional)
Operating Condition 1,000 VDC
Voltage Class class B according ISO 6469-3:2011
60 VDC < U ≤ 1,000 VDC
25 VAC < Ueff ≤ 700 VAC (15-150 Hz)
Ambient Condition -40° C to +125° C
Maximum Altitude 5,000 m
Maximum Current Load 64 A at 80° C (6.0 mm2)
IP-Degree of Protection IPXXB (unmated), IPXXD (mated)
Watertightness IP6K9K, IPX8
EMC Performance (6.00 mm2) until 30 MHz < 1 mΩ/m
> 75 dB (10 kHz to 500 MHz)
> 65 dB (500 MHz to 1,000 MHz
Shielded Area 360° circumferential
Shield Contact Resistance < 2.0 mΩ (total from sheathed cable until aggregate housing)
Vibration Strength 2 according to LV214/215 - PG17 (first fixation point at < 200 mm)
Mating/ Unmating Force < 75 N
Secondary Lock System activating force < 40 N, no unintentional opening possible
Koshiri Safety yes
Polarization/ Coding incorrect insertion force > 200 N
CPA System operating force < 30 N
HVIL System minimum 1.0 mm, leading
Contact System HCT4 (4.0 mm round terminal), Ag, crimped
Material/ Surface Cu-Leg., CuNiSi, Ag
Connector crimped
Mating Cycles maximum 50 cycles
Cable Cross Section 2.5 mm2, 4.0 mm2, 6.0 mm2
Contact Carrier Codings A


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