Electrical Connectors

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mounting & Attaching Products

Heavy-Duty Medium Voltage Couplers can be used in hazardous areas.

August 29, 2013

Used for safe and reliable transfer of electricity throughout job site in mining, utility, tunneling, and shore power industry applications, MVC series employs RADSOK technology as well as Rapid-Couple technology. Products vary in voltage from 600 V to 15 kV, with amperages up to 600 A, and have secure fitting covers that repel water and soil. Other features include aluminum housing, combined strain relief and cable seal system, elongated ground planes, and fire retardant insulators. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Hi-Rel Connectors come in horizontal and coax types.

August 15, 2013

In addition to 41 other configurations available as standard, off-the-shelf items, Datamate Mix-Tek mixed-technology series includes 2 mm pitch horizontal format and coax contact versions. Units feature power contacts rated up to 20 A, signal contacts rated up to 3 A, and 50 Ω coax contacts rated at 6 GHz. Moldings are polarized and carry UL94V-0 rating. Hexagonal slotted jackscrews are offered across range. Read More

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

Circular Over-Mold integrates XLR connector and PCB.

August 8, 2013

Circular over-mold for PCB with Switchcraft XLR connector furthers capabilities of current PCB and connector design by broadening type of connectors that can be integrated with PCB. Integration of XLR and PCB into one over-molded unit streamlines connector's contours, which disguise internal PCB. Inner cap, designed out of hard durometer resin, serves as structure for over-mold, which provides aesthetics of part and integrates strain relief section into mold.
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Material Handling & Storage, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

One-Piece Clamp and Back Strap secures cable or conduit.

August 7, 2013

Available in ½–¾ in. (UCS-5075) and ¾–1 in. (UCS-75100) designs, Mighty-HOLD® Universal Clamp Strap meets NEC requirements and is cULus Listed. While UCS-5075 secures ½ and ¾ in. EMT, Rigid, IMC, Liquid Tight Metallic and Non-Metallic, FMC, and Schedule 40 and 80 PVC conduit, as well as .710–1.10 in. ∅ steel and aluminum AC/MC cable, UCS-75100 secures same conduit types but has ¾ and 1 in. range for EMT and .925–1.32 in. ∅ range for steel and aluminum AC/MC cable. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Mono-Pole Connectors suit LED lighting applications.

August 7, 2013

Depending on distance between two connector sets, DF59S Series features rated voltage range of 200–350 V and current capacity of 3 A. Board-to-board connectors are designed with housing-free receptacle that produces slim fit when mated, and stress-free contact that provides ±0.5 mm floating function in X and X directions and ±0.2 mm in Z direction. Classified as Halogen-free products, connectors are RoHS and REACH compliant. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

N Male Connectors simplify installation on coax cables.

August 2, 2013

Simplifying installation of RF connectors onto high-performance coax cable, RFN-1006-49I with solderless captive pin and RFN-1006-4I with crimp pin eliminate need to trim braid during cable prep. Combination hex/knurl coupling nuts allow tightening by hand/wrench, while white bronze plating eliminates tarnishing, promotes electrical performance, and reduces PIM (Passive Intermodulation). VSWR of <1.10:1 up to 3 GHz and <1.20:1 up to 8 GHz is achieved through impedance matching design. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Hermetic Connectors feature integrated EMI filters.

July 16, 2013

Combining aluminum or titanium shells with beryllium copper CDA Alloy 172/173 pins, MIL-DTL compatible Filtered 38999 Connectors operate from -55 to 125°C. Each pin features individual L-, Pi-, or C-section EMI filters that can be potted with silicone or epoxy or hermetically sealed with polycrystalline ceramic. Connectors using C- and L-section filters support 5–15 A and working voltage of 50–400 Vdc, while connectors using Pi-section filters support 10 A and working voltage of 50–300 Vdc. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Double Snap-in Connectors offer fast, tool-free installation.

July 15, 2013

Reusable, single-barrel, double snap-in connectors, 38ADS and 38ACDS, feature insulated throat, are cULus listed, and may be removed without tools. While 38ACDS connects metal clad and armored cable in old work, 38ADS snaps metal clad and armored cable into steel boxes and enclosures. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

AFCI Receptacle helps protect against electrical fires.

July 9, 2013

Tamper-resistant in compliance with NEC requirements, SmartlockPro® OBC AFCI Receptacle offers protection from arc-faults that may lead to electrical fires resulting from damage in branch circuit wiring as well as extensions to branches such as appliances and cord sets. Unit functions by de-energizing circuit downstream of device upon which arc-fault is detected. Reset/lockout automatically tests AFCI every time RESET button is pushed and will not reset if circuit is not functioning properly. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fasteners & Hardware

Plug-Locks prevent accidental disconnection of IEC plugs.

July 8, 2013

Designed to fit over input plug, PDU Plug-Lock Inserts ensure secure connection between plug and outlet, offering alternative to other retention methods, such as zip-ties or duct tape. Units prevent accidental disconnection of C20 plugs from C19 outlets and C14 plugs from C13 outlets. Available in black, blue, and red for color-coding, inserts offer universal compatibility—no special PDU hardware, cables, or outlets are required. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics

Open Pin Field Arrays deliver high-speed performance.

July 8, 2013

High-density LP Array™ (LPAM and LPAF Series) supports high-speed applications that require reliable, high-pin count solutions in low-profile design. Available in 4, 4.5, and 5 mm mated heights with up to 180 total pins in 4 or 6 row configurations, arrays feature dual wipe contact system on 1.27 x 1.27 mm pitch grid for maximum grounding and routing flexibility. Lead-free solder crimp terminations facilitate processing, and tin-lead solder crimp is also available. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Dual USB Wall Charger supports i-Devices.

July 3, 2013

Providing 5 V/2.1 A for total of 10.5 W of power, PowerMate D202 optimally balances capacity to both USB ports, enabling users to simultaneously charge two iDevices, such as iPhone, iPad, iPod, SmartPhone, Mp4, PDA, or GPS. Power adapter is equipped with single AC plug to meet needs of EU/USA/UK/AU geographical locations. In addition to Intelligent Adaptive Current Control, unit features advanced circuitry for over-current and surge protection to ensure safety of charging devices. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Mixed Power and Signal Connector helps simplify designs.

June 28, 2013

Helping reduce system complexity and space consumption, JDX Hybrid connector can integrate 2-3 power contacts with 6-8 signal contacts in one connector housing. High-density connector offers ruggedized and sealed IP68 solution for high vibration and shock applications. Able to be used in outdoor and indoor environments, connector comes in brass or lightweight aluminum with shell size 2 and 3 versatile layouts. Cable assembly customization is available to meet application requirements. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Category 6a RJ45 Plugs accept AWG23 to AWG24 horizontal cables.

June 26, 2013

Model SS-39200-027 Category 6a 8P8C modular plugs accommodate conductor sizes with up to 0.048 in. dia. Units feature load bar, snag-less strain relief boot to prevent plug tab damage during installation, and wire aligner to ensure precise conductor placement during assembly, manufactured of UL94-V0 polycarbonate with 50 µin. gold-plated contacts. Shielded, UL Listed plugs operated in temperatures from -40 to +85°C and are rated for 150 Vac and for currents up to 1.5 A at 25°C. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mounting & Attaching Products

M8/M12 Connectors are designed to withstand wash-down.

June 26, 2013

Optionally available as single-ended or double-ended actuator/sensor cord sets, Lumberg Automation wash-down connectors come with M8 or M12 thread and hexagonal stainless steel coupling nut. Design resists aggressive chemicals and cleaning agents, operates within -40 to +105°C range, and satisfies IP67, IP68, and IP69K requirements for ingress protection. Supporting high-pressure cleaning, connectors also feature gold-plated crimp contacts and come in 3-, 4-, 5-, or 8-pole versions. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Interconnect improves electrical performance, reduces weight.

June 20, 2013

Available for D38999 Series III plug connectors as well as 2M Plugs, fiber optic connectors, high-speed copper connectors, and associated cable assemblies, Dualok Interconnect System improves electrical performance in harsh environments while helping to constrict size and conserve weight. This anti-decoupling mechanism, used on any cylindrical plug connector and backshell, reduces relative motion of connector mated pair to ensure they move as one uniform body. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Material Handling & Storage, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Robotics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Mechanical Power Transmission, Materials & Material Processing

Rotary Feed-Through supports up to 26 electrical signals.

June 20, 2013

With DDF-I rotary feed-through, 13 of 26 electrical signals are used for valve actuation, while air and vacuum are supplied to actuators via fluid feed-through and slip ring contacts. Center bore enables feed-through of cables, liquids, workpieces, or use of camera. Product's ISO flange pattern connects device to different robots without adapter. Enabling rotation of last robot axis by over 360°, without cable and hose twisting, unit also has electric plug contacts to simplify cable changing. Read More

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

Split Collet Connectors come in large thread sizes.

June 20, 2013

Constructed of stainless steel and anodized aluminum, FasMate FN Series can withstand pressures up to 3,500 psi without thread sealant and wrench tightening. In addition to thread port sealing range of 1/8–½ in. NPT, BSPP, BSPT, SAE O-Ring, and ISO O-Ring Metric sizes, units include 3/4 in. NPT, BSPP, BSPT, and -12 (1 1/16–12) SAE O-Ring to meet growing needs of manufacturing industry. Modular connectors are suited for pressure and vacuum testing, filling, and flushing applications. Read More

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

Valve Connectors maximize operational reliability and safety.

June 3, 2013

Combining shock and vibration resistance with industrial protection up to IP68, Hirschmann GDM Series provides simplified connection and reliable contacts. Integrated protective circuitry ensures that downstream electronic components are unaffected by voltage surges or EMI. Targeted at machine builders and tool and equipment manufacturers, connectors facilitate reliable power supplies and secure data transmission for magnetic valves, pressure transducers, temperature sensors, and flow monitors. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mounting & Attaching Products

Connector features harpooned contacts.

June 3, 2013

Available with 150-point inserts or 100-point inserts, Cost-Effective ARINC 600 consists of connector with harpooned contacts. Inserts are both one piece and unmarked, and harpooned contacts are pre-fitted. Standard inserts and harpooned contact inserts can be combined in same shell. ARINC shells are interchangeable with Standard ARINC shells and thus mate perfectly with standard plugs. Product provides rated endurance of 500 mating/unmating operations. Read More