Electrical Connectors

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Network Switch enables connection to any one of 12 devices.

February 12, 2014

Model 9426 dual-channel, DB9 12-to-1 network switch comprises 2 independent sharing switches in one rackmount, 19.0 x 3.5 x 8.0 in., anodized black box that provides EMI/RFI shielding. Managers can independently switch each of 2 channels manually via 2 rotary knobs on front panel. For each channel, switch enables connection to any one of 12 DB9 interface devices or networks from one COMMON device. All 9 pins of DB9 interface are switched, and unit is transparent to data speed and format. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Wire-to-Board Contacts enable solderless termination.

February 6, 2014

Available with 1.7, 2, 3, and 4 mm profiles, Series 9296 Single Poke-Home WTB Contacts enable solderless termination of power, signal, and ground wires in harsh industrial applications. Units feature closed box design with dual opposing high spring-force contacts that provide wire retention in rugged environments. Rated for 5–8 A, 1.7 mm contact accepts solid/stranded 22, 24, and 26 AWG wires, while 2, 3, and 4 mm models are rated up to 20 A and accommodate solid/stranded wires from 12-28 AWG. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

DC Power Connector features halogen-free design.

February 3, 2014

Rated at 600 Vdc, 25 A, Saf-D-Grid® Ultra Short Receptacle is constructed with halogen-free, high-temperature housing and is size compatible with IEC 320 C13 and C14 AC standard panel cut out. Unit features Registered Product status for EMerge Alliance® standard for 380 Vdc power distribution systems used in data centers and telecom central offices. UL rated for safe disconnect of 400 Vdc, 20 A load, receptacle minimizes space requirements within device and allows solder termination to wires. Read More

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

Ultra Short Receptacle supports 400 Vdc, 20 A loads.

January 31, 2014

UL rated for safe disconnect of 400 Vdc, 20 A loads, Saf-D-Grid® Ultra Short Receptacle meets safety requirements for hazardous, low voltage applications per UL1977 and IEC 61984, as well as touch safety requirements of UL60950 and IEC60950. Proper voltage clearance and DC arc protection are achieved through unique geometries which minimize DC arc flash while shielding operator. Size compatible with 19.9 x 26.8 mm panel cut out, receptacle enables solder termination to wire. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Radial Connectors serve high-current, high-power applications.

January 20, 2014

SCM series Radial Connectors — SC1 — are offered with single and paired rows, configurable footprints, and ECT CP-059 high current product line. Designed for high-current, high-power needs up to 10 A, products come in SMT and through-hole designs. Degree of resistance accelerates charge times, while internal bias minimizes disconnections. Areas of use include such applications as battery charging, board-to-board connections, interposers, and medical devices. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mounting & Attaching Products

Yoke Style Connector supports medical oxygen filling.

January 17, 2014

Rated to 3,600 psi, MediMate CGA 870 features lightweight, brass cast body with no aluminum for auto ignition standards and stainless steel actuator piston. Unit provides one-hand connection with no twist or turns required to begin filling compressed gas cylinders. Tested to over 150,000 cycles in excess of rated pressure and application conditions, connector includes smooth movement lever actuation, ¼ in. male NPT termination port, and FDA-grade Viton elastomer seals. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Radial Connectors meet high current, high power needs.

January 10, 2014

Rated up to 10 A , SC1 Radial Connectors are offered with single and paired rows and in surface mount and through-hole designs. Low resistance allows fast charge times, while internal bias minimizes disconnections even in high vibration applications. Connectors are suited for battery charging, board-to-board connections, interposers, and medical devices. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Communication Systems & Equipment

Circular Connectors meet RTCA/DO-160 Section 22 standards.

January 10, 2014

Available to meet standards for RTCA/DO-160 Section 22 Lightning Requirements, EMI filtered and unfiltered circular connectors feature potting compound and potting process formulated to seal filter elements. Potting insulates and protects capacitive filter element and allows it to withstand voltage surges such as those caused by lightning strikes. Available in custom and value-added designs, connectors can be specified to meet various size, shape, filtering, or material requirements. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Communication Systems & Equipment

Laser Micrometer Interface streamlines setup and operation.

December 30, 2013

NetLinc™ interface streamlines setup by enabling transmission of measurement data via standard Ethernet cable. While one end plugs into any PC, laptop, or all-in-one box running Total Vu™ software, other end plugs into NetLinc micrometer's Ethernet port. Solution can also connect micrometer to plant networks to stream data to Total Vu PC via standard Ethernet TCP/IP. Connections are available for encoder and digital input, and external NetLinc interface box measures 6.7 x 2.5 x 8.7 in. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Vertical WTB Contacts suit harsh industrial applications.

December 30, 2013

Featuring dual beam, phosphor bronze contacts, 9296 Series provides wire retention in variety of harsh industrial applications without insulator. Single poke home contacts enable individual placement and both top and bottom wire entry for FR4 and metal core PCBs. Supporting solid and stranded wires from 18–24 AWG, units feature current ratings from 7–12 A and temperature range of -40 to +125°C. Contacts are suited for smart grid, SSL, machine control, and building control applications.
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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Grounding Connectors offer direct 600 A, 25 kA capability.

December 23, 2013

Elastimold® Grounding Device (GAD) provides direct 600 A, 25 kA-rated connection. While Series GAD and GADDR are designed for standard C-clamp ground connections, Series BGAD and BGADDR are designed for ball-stud ground connections. Permanent and safe, product connects to rear interfaces of 600 A series elbow connectors to ground circuit. To remain open, insulated cap with capacitive test point ensures no voltage is present. Once de-energized, circuit is grounded through cable to system ground. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Overmolded M40 Connectors withstand harsh environments.

December 23, 2013

Combining power and signal delivery, overmolded M40 powerfast® connectors are available as male or female, straight connectors in standard and custom lengths and with pigtails or extensions. Tamperproof solutions, rated up to 35 A, feature IP67 protection that allows use in automotive, conveyor OEM, industrial automation, and material handling applications. Design allows for discrete or distributed power system. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Horizontal Mating Connectors handle high current loads.

December 20, 2013

Available for board-to-board and board-to-wire interfaces, 2-position DF64 Series measures 20.4 x 14.4 mm with mated height of 4.7 mm. Two-piece connectors use 18–24 AWG wire and can carry 5 A of current. Enclosed contacts minimize danger to operator, while creepage distance of 3.2 mm helps prevent arcing. With voltage rating of 350 Vac/Vdc and operating temperature to 105°C, RoHS-compliant connectors are suited for LED lighting, medical devices, copiers, and factory automation controllers. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

M12 8-Pin Connectors feature X-coding.

December 19, 2013

With X-coding feature, M12 8-Pin Connectors can transmit up to 10 Gbps for industrial applications. High bandwidth is guaranteed by isolating 4 pairs from one another with X-shaped shield. Available in 2, 5, and 10 m lengths, cordsets come in overmolded male M12 double-ended version and male M12 to male RJ45 CAT6A model. Cable diameters range from 5.5–9 mm and accept wires between 27 and 22 AWG. When fully mated, X-coded connectors hold IP67 rating while RJ45 connection holds IP20 rating. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fasteners & Hardware

Cord Retaining System is available for IEC C8 appliance inlets.

December 18, 2013

Requiring one screw for fastening to panel, cord retention system features retaining clip for IEC C8 inlets and mating cord sets. Clips fit SCHURTER series 2576 flange mount and 2578 snap in mount inlets. System is offered as complete kit, including retainer clip, inlet, and power supply cord. Designed and tested to achieve 200 N retention force with SCHURTER C8 inlets and mating cord, clip is also available separately for retrofitting. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

USB Duplex Receptacle meets UL Federal specifications.

December 11, 2013

Designed for commercial market, 125 V UL Fed Spec Grade USB Charger is available in 15 and 20 A with overall 3.1 A USB charging capability. Combination AC duplex tamper-resistant receptacles contain shutter system which prevents improper insertion of foreign objects as well as twin 5 Vdc USB charging ports that work with USB 2.0 and 3.0 compatible devices. Unit features stainless steel auto-ground clips, zinc-plated ground terminal screw, and triple-wipe brass contacts for lasting retention. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Low PIM Mini-DIN Adapters exceed wireless industry standards.

December 10, 2013

Intended for wireless applications requiring consistent electrical performance, low return loss, and low IMD, Amphenol® Connex Low PIM Mini-DIN, or 4.1/9.5, adapters are available with Type-N and 7/16 DIN connector interfaces. Coaxial adapters feature brass bodies and contacts. While bodies are plated with white bronze and will not tarnish, contacts can be plated with either white bronze or silver. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Power Connector is compatible with V-Lock cord sets.

December 4, 2013

To prevent unintended disconnection of power from equipment, KEA series power entry module mates with V-Lock cord sets. No additional hardware is required to install cord retaining system; cord set safely latches into notch in plastic housing and is removed by depressing latch. Suited for medical devices as well as IT and audio equipment, solution features C14 inlet, 1- or 2-pole fuseholder for 5 x 20 mm fuses, 4.8 x 0.8 mm quick-connect or PCB terminals, and screw-on or snap-in mounting. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

XLR Panel Connectors feature rugged metal construction.

December 2, 2013

By using same size housing for male and female versions, DE Series Connectors facilitate installation and modification in field. Units are available in nickel or black finish with 3, 4, 5, 6, or 7 contacts, plated in silver or gold. Chassis ground terminal feature comes standard with all versions. RoHS-compliant connectors are suited for communications equipment, wall plates, custom I/O panels, and pro audio equipment. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Communication Systems & Equipment, Mounting & Attaching Products, Optics & Photonics

HDMI Cable Assemblies feature 45° angle connectors.

December 2, 2013

With connectors molded at 45° angles, HDMI Cable Assemblies allow for angled connectivity in tight spaces without damaging cable or port. Units include PVC and Low Smoke Zero Halogen versions with either right or left exit. Cables are suited for audio/video applications including home theater, digital signage, desktop displays, and projectors. Read More