ThomasNet News Logo
Sign Up | Log In | ThomasNet Home | Promote Your Business

Circular Connectors feature thermoplastic shell.

Print | 
Email |  Comment   Share  
September 29, 2011 - Designed to displace traditional metal connector shells for substantial weight reduction, Circular Connectors with composite shells are available in MIL-38999 series III and IV, in both EMI filtered and unfiltered versions. Composite shell maintains form, fit, and function of original shell, making connectors suitable for weight-critical applications in military and aerospace industries.

New Composite Shell Circular Connectors Ideal for Low Weight Applications


(Archive News Story - Products mentioned in this Archive News Story may or may not be available from the manufacturer.)

Spectrum Control, Inc.
8031 Avonia Rd.
Fairview, PA, 16415
USA



Press release date: September 27, 2011

Orlando, FL and Fairview, PA - API Technologies' Spectrum Control product line announces their new composite connector series. These composite connectors feature shells fabricated from high grade thermoplastic. Designed to displace traditional metal connector shells for substantial weight reduction, this new addition to the Spectrum Control product line offers composite shell versions of its circular connectors in MIL-38999 series III and IV, available EMI filtered or unfiltered.

The new composite shell maintains the form, fit and function of the original connector shell, making it ideal for applications where weight is a critical factor, such as in the military and aerospace industries. Given the company's unique vertical integration capabilities, custom mechanical variations may be provided without traditional tooling charges.

The company offers a premium line of compact and extended shell EMI filtered connectors that can be designed to meet the mechanical and environmental requirements of your application, including MIL specifications. With several types of filtering available, these custom high reliability, circular connectors provide superior quality and performance.

The company's vertical integration process offers customers the chance to design any custom EMI filtered or unfiltered connector to fit the exact specifications of their application, including military or similar QPL connectors. The result is a high performance connector delivered in one of the industry's shortest lead times, 8-10 weeks, std.

Pricing for composite shell connectors is comparable to metal shell parts and begins at $50. For additional information, contact your Spectrum product line representative or visit www.SpecEMC.com.

About API Spectrum Control Product Line:
The Spectrum Control Product line offers coaxial filters & interconnects, advanced ceramics, specialty connectors & harnessing and power filters and film modules. For additional information, visit www.SpecEMC.com

About API Technologies Corporation:
API Technologies designs, develops and manufactures electronic systems, subsystems, RF and secure solutions for technically demanding defense, aerospace and commercial applications. API Technologies' customers include many leading Fortune 500 companies. API Technologies trades on the NASDAQ under the symbol ATNY. For further information, please visit the Company website at www.apitechnologies.com.

For further product information, contact:
Kathy Lopes
Product Marketing Manager
Spectrum Control
8061 Avonia Road
Fairview, PA 16415
(PH) 814-474-0326
(FX) 814-474-3110
E-mail: Katherine.Lopes@apitech.com
www.SpecEMC.com
Print | 
Email |  Comment   Share  
Contacts: View detailed contact information.


 

Post a comment about this story

Name:
E-mail:
(your e-mail address will not be posted)
Comment title:
Comment:
To submit comment, enter the security code shown below and press 'Post Comment'.
 



 See related product stories
More .....
 See more product news in:
Communication Systems and Equipment
Electrical Equipment and Systems
Electronic Components and Devices
 More New Product News from this company:
D-Sub Connectors provide EMI protection.
Film Capacitors suit military/commercial power applications.
Unfiltered Audio Connectors are built to MIL-DTL-55116.
PCB Connectors protect against conducted and radiated EMI.
More ....
| Featured Manufacturing Jobs
 Other News from this company:
Spectrum Control Completes Acquisition of Summit Instruments, Inc.
Spectrum Control Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Summit Instruments, Inc.
Motor Line Feed-Through Filters Now in Stock as Standards
High Performance EMI Filtered D-Sub Connectors Now with Shorter Lead Times
Spectrum Power Management Systems Relocates
More ....
 Tools for you
Watch Company 
View Company Profile
Company web site
More news from this company
E-mail this story to a friend
Save Story
Search for suppliers of
Military Specification Connectors
Filtered Connectors
Composite Connectors
Circular Connectors
Join the forum discussion at:
The Hardware Bin
Wired In




Home  |  My ThomasNet News®  |  Industry Market Trends®  |  Submit Release  |  Advertise  |  Contact News  |  About Us
Brought to you by Thomasnet.com        Browse ThomasNet Directory

Copyright © 2014 Thomas Publishing Company. All Rights Reserved.
Terms of Use - Privacy Policy



Error close

Please enter a valid email address