Showsafe 19 Pin Connectors for Stage Lighting

Phase 3’s Showsafe range of UL approved multi-pin circular connectors have been developed to deliver the highest levels of reliability and safety. Available in 3, 5, 7 and 19 pin connectors for the events industry. The super robust construction of the circular connectors ensures reliable operation. The rugged design has been tailored specifically for professional touring & stage lighting applications and all connectors are fully socapex compatible.

Showsafe Circular Connectors are sealed to IP67 when mated, making them water and dust proof for festivals worldwide. The sand of Benicassim? The mud and rain of Glastonbury? No problem.

Showsafe Stage Lighting Circular Connectors

The 19 pin connectors are tough for touring. The 19 pin connectors are available in both inline and panel mount versions in male or female form. Excellent connections are ensured with a muti-point gold plated contact in either solder or crimp.

Stage lighting is the craft of lighting as it applies to the production of theatre, dance, opera and other performance arts. Several different types of stage lighting instruments are used in this discipline. In addition to basic lighting, modern stage lighting can also include special effects, such as lasers and fog machines. Our lighting connectors are the choice of professionals worldwide for a number of stage applications.

Technical Parameters

  • UL Approved
  • 100% UK Manufactured & Assembled
  • Socapex SL419 Compatible
  • Available in both Inline and Panel Mount format
  • 3, 5, 7 and 19 Pin connectors are all rated 25A
  • Multi-point Gold Plated Contacts
  • Integral Insulation Sleeves
  • M40 metric cable glands (bush sizes 10-32mm)
  • Breakout Wire sizes from 12 to 14 AWG (1.5-2.5mm)
  • IP67 ingress protection when mated
  • Temperature Rating -55oC to +125oC
  • Voltage Rating 600 VAC, 700 VDC max
  • FMLB Earth contacts
  • ROHS Compliant
Showsafe 19 Pin Socapex Connector Male
The Showsafe Spider Clamp offers cable strain relief combined with watertight sealing when using 6 individual cables in breakout applications. The design incorporates our “Spider Trap” mechanical grip mechanism which individually grips each cable jacket. The trap can be quickly and easily orientated to facilitate different cable diameters. A separate silicone grommet ensures a watertight assembly.
Backshells are supplied with left-hand threads, which when torqued correctly during assembly will remain secure. For added security the shells also include a grub screw which can be tightened to lock the shell.
Thick-Walled Coupling Nuts – For maximum impact and wear resistance, coupling rings have thick wall sections and are machined from high grade alloys with an anodised finish. The ergonomic grip allows for easy mating in all conditions, various colours are available on request.
Insert Marking Inserts are marked with the industry standard 6 circuit wiring, identifying Earth, Neutral and Live pin positions.
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You can download all the multipin circular connector specifications and information in our digital brochure for events professionals.

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Showsafe 19 Pin Socapex Connector Brochure

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Phase 3’s connectors helped keep the music booming and lights shining on the Pyramid Stage at Glastonbury 2017.

Our lighting connectors and Powersafe attended the festival in huge numbers, on numerous stages, delivering a safe and constant power flow at one of the Performance Art’s biggest events.


Phase 3 are supplying event industry connectors for power generation at the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia.

We can service events of any size, in any country, for power and events lighting. It is a huge honour to provide 19-Pin Connectors to one of the biggest sporting events on the planet.


Phase 3 are a supplier of connectors to the XXIII Winter Olympics in PyeongChang. The icy conditions will require a mass of generators, that we are happily connecting in 2018.

Our global distributors are happy to service your needs in Europe, US, Asia and beyond…

Stage Lighting Connector Customisation & Accessories

Showsafe Socapex Male Panel Mount 19 Pin Lighting Connector

Contacts – 3 Pin, 5 Pin, 7 Pin, 19 Pin Connectors

All Showsafe multi-pin contacts are screw machined copper alloy with a gold plated finish. The multi-point contact design ensures low contact resistance and optimal current carrying capacity up to 41A (amps).

Our material manufacturer works to our designed drawings and all materials must be to Nace Certification – which means that all Phase 3 materials must originate from USA/Canada or Europe. As we are ISO Certified by BSI, all returns are taken seriously and corrective actions are audited. All Phase 3 suppliers are ISO approved and we do not accept suppliers that cannot validate their processes through Certification.

Splitter Unit for Lighting Connectors

The Phase 3 Splitter Unit is an essential piece of power distribution kit for intricate event set-ups. The product is designed with a tough rubber moulding making it perfect for harsh environments. On the device, Phase 3 have fitted it with an incoming male 19-pin plug and two female 19-pin sockets. The Splitter Units can be wired either in series or parallel connection and is fully socapex 419 compatible.

Showsafe Socapex coupling ring 19 Pin Lighting Connector

Showsafe Coupling Rings

Showsafe circular connectors come fitted with coloured Coupling Rings that can be used to quickly identify cable types or to enhance and customise your connectors. Company logos and names can also be added to the bodies as we strive to meet our customer demands.

The equipment used for stage lighting (e.g., cabling, dimmers, lighting instruments, controllers) are also used in other lighting applications, including corporate events, concerts, trade shows, broadcast television, film production, photographic studios, and other types of live events. The anodised aluminium shell make the connectors the toughest available and perfect for touring application all year round.

Diagnostic Tool – Socapex 19 Pin Connector

The Showsafe Diagnostic Tool is every event day engineer’s best friend. The Tool performs essential tests for continuity by displaying each individual circuit.

The connector tool comes in portable or bench mounted form and can last for 48 hours continuous use indoors or outdoors. There are no extra no buttons or user programming required making the testing quick and easy.

Diagnostic Tool Showsafe Socapex 19 Pin Lighting Connector

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Lighting Connectors for events industry:

  • Socapex 19 Pin Lighting Connector
  • Socapex 7 Pin Lighting Connector
  • Socapex 5 Pin Lighting Connector
  • Socapex 3 Pin Lighting Connector

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