Electrical Connectors

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mounting & Attaching Products

Strain Relief Fittings meet pullout requirements without external clamping.

June 30, 2015

Kopex-Ex™ ISR™ industrial strain-relief fittings are intended for use with tray cable, portable cords, and other unarmored cables in industrial applications, including drill rigs in oil and gas processing industry. While facilitating and accelerating installation, feature integral clamping mechanism enables full compliance with IEC pullout requirements without external clamping. Products carry IEC Ex, ATEX, CSA, and UL certifications. Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products, Electrical Equipment & Systems

PCIe Adapters are interoperable with BusXpert analyzers.

June 25, 2015

Respectively supporting data rates at 8.0 GT/s max with up to 8 and 4 lanes, BusXpert PRO and 4.5 lb Micro are designed and optimized for storage design and test validation and supports NVM Express specification for flash storage as well. Modified SFF-8644 cables, each combining four 12 Gbps connections, enable pass-through PCIe® sideband signals. Host and device side adapters are available for slot, M.2, and SFF-8639 form-factors, and size permits use in confined spaces. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools

Termination Kit provides electricians with all necessary tools.

June 25, 2015

Offered as one complete, turnkey field kit (Part No. 90173), EZ-RJPRO™ Termination Pod provides professional installers everything needed for consistent, repeatable terminations as well as tools and connectors for working with Cat5e, Cat6, and Cat3. Kit includes EZ-RJPRO HD Crimp Tool, Cat5e/6 Cable Jacket Stripper, Electrician’s Scissors, 100 EZ-RJ45® Cat5e connectors, 100 EZ-RJ45® Cat6 connectors, and 50 EZ-RJ12/11 connectors. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Plastic Port Adapters carry full IP65 rating.

June 22, 2015

Featuring black plastic shell with M25 mounting thread, port adapters carry IP65 rating that ensures complete protection against dust and jets of water from all directions. Adapters are available with internally potted RJ45, USB Type A, or USB Type B connector and can be mounted to cabinet through 1 in. diameter hole. All products come with cap tethered to connecter via TPE gasket that both clutches cap and works as waterproof washer. Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Shielded PROFINET Plug Connector is suited for industrial use.

June 19, 2015

Featuring built-in fast connection technology, Fieldbus-compatible HELUKAT RJ45 Cat5 IP20 is designed for use with bunched and solid wire conductor types and comes in linear, 180° and angled, 90° versions. Colored contact elements prevent installation errors, and labeling matches wire sequence of PROFINET standard. Along with metal housing and IP20 design, features include transmission rates up to 100 MHz Cat 5, compatibility with AWG 22 and 24 cables, and -4 to +158°F operating range. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

GFCI Receptacles come in industrial, hospital-grade types.

June 18, 2015

While both Extra-Heavy Duty Industrial and Hospital-Grade SmartlockPro® come in diverse versions, both styles comply with UL Standard 943 revision. Automatic self test confirms protected power is available; line terminal clamps, initially held open, expedite first time wiring; and profile facilitates installation in wallboxes. Shared features include wraparound strap, impact-resistant PBT (Polybutylene Terephthalate) face cover, and removable safety covers on feed through terminals.
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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Test Points come in small size and low profile versions.

June 12, 2015

Designed to match 2012 and 1608 metric (0805 and 0603 imperial) electronic package sizes, EZBoardWare Surface Mount Test Points provide secure connection points and allow test engineers to clip on industry standard micro test clips. Small size units are fully auto-placeable to PCBs and allow hands-free testing. Main target applications range from medical and aerospace markets through to industrial, instrumentation, and control systems environments. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

NEMA Power Outlet features tamper-resistant design.

June 10, 2015

Providing current carrying capacity up to 15 A at 125 Vac, Model 739W-X2/45 features built-in shutter system which prevents foreign objects from touching electrically live components when they are inserted into slots. Plugs can be inserted and removed just as with standard electrical outlets. Designed with quick snap-in mounting configuration, NEMA 5-15R outlet will work with panel thicknesses from 0.8–2.0 mm. Insulation displacement connections eliminate need for special tools. Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products, Electronic Components & Devices, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Low-Profile Electrical Connectors complement mobile applications.

June 10, 2015

With 1.0 mm form factor, SMT assembly process, current capacity up to 12 A, and signal speed capabilities up to 20 Gbps, X-Beam™ suits mobile and communications applications. X-Beam Mobile FPC Battery Products include 3 part numbers – XBM-G016A, XBM-G028A, XBM-D048A – that offer 4 additional signal contacts for temperature and over voltage sensing. Occupying <80 mm² PCB area, products also incorporate technology that offers ability to have internally ganged or discrete contacts. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Grounding Lug provides continuity for cable tray system.

June 9, 2015

To provide grounding continuity and meet NEC Code requirements under Article 250-96(A), ALI-WMCT securely attaches No. 4 to No. 14 copper and aluminum solid and stranded grounding conductors to cable tray. This grounding lug for wire mesh cable trays helps improve equipment and personnel safety while also reducing system noise and removing transient and fault current. Construction features include tin-plated aluminum body with 1/4-20 stainless steel hex head set screws. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Industrial Power Connectors feature 16 A/600 V ratings.

June 8, 2015

Available with 5 or 12 poles, plus ground connection, revos MINI Inserts are designed to fit revos MINI plastic and metal connector housings. Version with 12 poles includes internal jumpers for star-delta connections, and mechanical coding pieces to prevent incorrect connections in field. Utilizing tin, silver, or gold-plated crimp contacts, connectors feature UL94-V0 material suitable for -40 to +120°C. Five-pole unit is rated for 20-12 AWG, 16 A while 12-pole model is rated for 26-14 AWG, 10 A. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Panel-Mount USB Couplers feature high-retention connectors.

June 8, 2015

Addressing USB connectivity application requirements in environments prone to vibration and cable pull, ECF-style USB couplers employ high-retention connectors that offer mating force of 40N max and un-mating force of 15N min. Available connector configurations include USB Type B-A, A-A, and A-B, and shielded housings limit effects of EMI/RFI found in industrial environments. Panel-mount style allows use in enclosures, panels, and other designs where feed-through USB coupler is required. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Integrated Connector Module features PoE capability.

June 2, 2015

Designed to meet or exceed IEEE 802.3an 10GBASE-T requirements over 100 m, Pulse 1x4 10GBASE-T Integrated Connector Module is suited for base stations, gateways, routers, and switches that require PoE capability. Device has additional EMI shielding between ports for optimized isolation and is tuned to achieve flat insertion loss and optimal return loss performance over 10GBASE-T frequencies. JT6 connector is available in 4 or 5 channel configurations and with multiple LED options. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Storage Battery Connector provides flexible cabling solution.

June 2, 2015

Supporting 150 A for storage battery applications, PS3C Series single-circuit (position) cable connector features 180° mating reversal. Blade contact, which features clip-like structure and bellows contacts with multiple contact points, minimizes contact resistance and maximizes current flow. Along with right-angle receptacle, this non-polarized connector features include red or black housings with guide keys as well as mechanical and visual safety mechanisms. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Double Snap Cable/Conduit Connectors install in seconds.

June 2, 2015

Because they do not require tools or locknut, Speedlock™ accelerates connection of armored cable, metal clad cable, or flexible metallic conduit to steel boxes and enclosures. Available configurations include Straight, Straight for Old Work, Duplex for installing 2 cables in one KO, and 90 Degree. Zinc connectors are reusable, and red insulated throats create smooth pulling surface to protect wire insulation from damage. For installation, connector snaps onto cable and then into knock-out. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Sponge Connectors attach LCD panels to circuit boards.

May 28, 2015

Made from Zebra® core that is sandwiched between 2 soft sponge supports, Self-Supporting Sponge Connectors are available in multitude of widths to accommodate LCDs with minimum glass lip overhang of 0.060 in. Carbon-based connectors can be ordered with 140, 240, or 500 conductive layers per inch and provide current carrying capacity of .050 mA per .040 x .040 in. pad. Requiring minimal force to make full electrical contact, connectors minimize bowing of PCB. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

USB 3.1 Connectors provide up to 10,000 plug cycles.

May 26, 2015

Supporting 10 Gbps transmission rate, USB 3.1 Series includes USB type C plug, in which upper and lower sides are identical, so there is no need to pay attention to orientation of plug in connection. Type C also supports charging of batteries with power levels up to 100 W. All USB 3.1 connectors and cable assemblies are plated with nickel-palladium and gold to ensure high transmission quality. Depending on type, board connectors are packaged in reels or trays. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Circular Connector features push-pull interlocking.

May 22, 2015

Intended for back wall mounting in combination with circuit board contacts, Y-Circ® P series WD socket has anti-rotation protection and solid back stop. Product can optionally be equipped with sealing ring to permit anti-rotation protection for round holes without flat section. Available in 3 different sizes (09, 12, and 15), socket can be combined with existing pin assignments and contact types. Profile helps conserve space in device interiors. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Mounting & Attaching Products, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Thermoplastic Connectors combine strength, solvent resistance.

May 20, 2015

Constructed of Kynar® (PVDF) engineering thermoplastic, Kynar (PVDF) Connectors (No. 11390–11404) serve applications requiring purity, strength, and resistance to solvents. Configurations include female luer lock to barb, non-vented female luer lock cap, female luer lock to female luer lock, male luer lock to barb, and non-vented male luer lock cap. Natural-colored components are Autoclave, E-Beam, EtO, Gamma, and Steam sterilization compatible, and barbs range in size from 1/16–¼ in. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Single-Contact IDC Connector has plated through hole terminations.

May 19, 2015

Rated 600 Vac and able to accept 24–18 AWG solid or stranded wires with 5–9 A current ratings, single-tine 9176-60X wire-to-board (WTB) insulation displacement connector (IDC) withstands automotive levels of shock and vibration. Gas-tight connection to PCB promotes long-term reliability, while preassembled strain relief caps with through-wire or end-stop configurations foster flexibility. RoHS-compliant connector, operating from -40 to +125°C, is compatible with potting and overmolding. Read More