Electrical Connectors

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

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

Modular Avionics Connectors withstand harsh environaments.

May 31, 2013

Combining modularity and performance, MODUL R addresses avionics needs for LRM IMA (Line Replaceable Module Integrated Modular Architecture) market. Connector meets needs of electronic packaging architecture and comes in 6U and 3U formats. Transmission speeds up to 15 GBps, density, signal, and power ratings of 10, 36, and 70 A can be configured according to requirements. Product also offers compatibility with thermal clamps offering ± 0.4 mm lateral displacement. Read More

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

Composite Miniature Connector replaces D-subs aboard aircraft.

May 28, 2013

Featuring miniature, 100% composite design, microComp® Quicklatch offers smaller, lighter alternative to D-sub connector for use on in-flight entertainment screens aboard commercial aircraft. Connector, fitted in passenger seat backrests, is compatible with Gigabit Ethernet networks and sends signals to each video screen. Design and shielding level allow support of up to four 100 Mbps Ethernet lines with optimal performance. Nickel coating ensures protection against lightning and EMI. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Wire-To-Board IDC Connectors withstand harsh environments.

May 24, 2013

Providing gas-tight, plated through-hole wire-to-board termination, 9177-600 Series is available as single-contact or fully integrated capped contact solution. Units feature opposing dual phosphor-bronze tines and exhibit optimized spring characteristics, ensuring stable termination during extreme temperatures, shock, and vibration. Capable of accepting 12-18 AWG stranded or solid wires, RoHS-compliant connectors are rated for up to 15 A per contact and 600 Vac at temperatures from -40 to +125°C. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

LIN Devices integrate voltage regulation, watchdog.

May 23, 2013

Supplied in QFN5x5 packages, MLX80031 and MLX80051 enable development of local interconnect network (LIN) slaves. ICs combine physical layer LIN transceiver, according to LIN 2.x and SAEJ2602, with voltage regulator: 3.3 V/70 mA for MLX80031 and 5 V/70 mA for MLX80051. Independent window watchdog increases system availability of connected MCU, and standby management ensures initiation of wake up from LIN bus itself or directly from connected MCU or other external sources. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

BNC Male Connectors offer optimal performance up to 3 GHz.

May 23, 2013

With true 75 Ω performance, BNC Male Connectors are suited for network routing and switching, digital A/V cards, mobile broadcast, broadcast cameras, and studio integration applications. RF interconnects feature gold-plated contacts and Teflon insulators. Field installable on 1855A and 1694A size coaxial cables, connectors meet or exceed all industry mechanical, electrical, and environmental standards. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Services

IP67 Waterproof Connectors are available in overmolded design.

May 21, 2013

Built to withstand harsh applications, standard and custom IP67-rated connectors feature watertight seal and are designed to withstand shock, vibration, and corrosion. Injection over-molding, which entails 2 different shots (pre-mold and final mold), increases ruggedization. While pre-mold, made of hard durometer polypropylene, serves as protective encapsulater and helps keep contacts in place, final mold is available in various thermoplastics, such as PVC and rubber. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

Flexible Copper Conductors suit high temperature applications.

May 20, 2013

When water cooling is not feasible in high temperature conditions, Nickel Coated Flexible Copper Braid Assemblies offer heat dissipation option. Standard braids are available in 1, 1 ¼, 1 3/8, 1 ½, 2, 3, 4, 5, and 6 in. widths with 3–5 7/8 in. long ferrules. Connectors are manufactured to compensate for vibration and expansion/contraction of bus bars. Offering current capacity up to 3,200 A, units are suited for computers, fuel cells, power generation/transmission, switchgear, and transformers. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Materials & Material Processing

Flexible Copper Conductors serve high-temperature applications.

May 17, 2013

Flexible, copper braid assemblies are suited for heat dissipation in high-current applications when water cooling is not possible. Able to be made to specifications, these flexible connectors are also manufactured to compensate for vibration and expansion/contraction of bus bars as well as to deliver minimum resistance values. Current capacity to 3,200 A is available, and standard braids are available in 9 widths from 1–6 in. Copper can be bare or plated with silver, nickel, or tin. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

Connectors serve combination fiber/power distribution cabinets.

May 17, 2013

Rated to IP67, ODVA-compliant LC Series duplex fiber optic connectors provide mechanical stability, temperature resistance, and vibration immunity. Connectors use optical fiber nonconductive riser breakout cables rated for outdoor usage/direct burial and have 1/6 turn bayonet coupling. Also available, IP67-rated 7/8 Series circular connector, used as option on distribution cabinet for DC output utilizing metal housing with threaded connect features, offers output currents of 10 A max. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Machinery & Machining Tools, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Communication Systems & Equipment, Green & Clean

Dual-Band Ethernet Port Adapter features external antenna.

May 15, 2013

Features such as WLAN dual-band functionality and omnidirectional, 11 cm, external stub antenna with RPSMA connector enable RWE251s to be used in 2.4 and 5 GHz ISM bands and flexible placement. Based on WLAN IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n (Wi-Fi), IP65-rated and ready-to-use adapter operates from -30 to +65°C and offers user seamless roaming and redundancy. It suits industrial/medical applications where Ethernet cable needs to be replaced with wireless connection. Read More