NTE5A Telephone Termination Unit
Telephone Termination Unit
The NTE5 is an industry standard network termination unit.
The product is fitted inside customer premises and offers a demarcation point between network and consumer wiring. Using a removable lower cover, consumer extension wiring can be easily isolated from the telephone network facilitating easy fault location.
The NTE5 is supplied fully mastered i.e. with ring capacitor, surge arrestor and out-of-service resistor.
The NTE5A is designed to terminate networks using heavy drop wire which is connected to two heavy duty screw terminals
Extension telephone wiring is connected to iDC contacts housed in the lower consumer access cover and, on removal of the cover, can be easily isolated for test purposes.
Removing the consumer access cover also exposes the test socket which is used to determine whether a fault lise in the telephone or the customer wiring.
When the lower cover is replaced, gold plated contacts connect the customer wiring to the network.