Electrical Connectors

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Combo D-subminiature Connectors feature non-magnetic design.

February 18, 2013

Comprised of copper alloy shells, tin-plated brass hardware components, and die cast zinc brackets, Combination D-Subminiature Connectors are designed for medical imaging equipment. Units come in 21 standard pin configurations and can include signal, high power, or coaxial contacts, which are available in 50 or 75 Ω versions. Offered with 4-40 UNC or M3 threaded inserts, RoHS-compliant connectors feature power rating from 10–40 A and temperature range of -40 to +105°C. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Board Interconnects offer screw-down option.

February 18, 2013

Featuring Beryllium copper contacts, Tiger Eye™ Interconnects offer screw-down option for both board-to-board and cable-to-board systems on .050 and .0787 in. pitch. Whether used in board stacking or cable applications, screw-down feature assures that connectors can only become unmated when intentionally de-mated by user. Interconnects are also available with metal latches, friction latches, shrouding, polarization, and keying. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Threaded Receptacles require no special tools.

February 11, 2013

Designed to fit in place of conventional cable glands, UTS Threaded Receptacles are suited for industrial applications, such as junction boxes and variable speed drives on induction motors where they can be used to carry signals, power, or both. Units are available in 5 layouts and 3 sizes of 10, 14, and 18. Offered in metric, Pg, and NPT thread standards, receptacles are UL 1977 and UL 94-V0 approved, UV resistant, and IP68/69K rated for harsh environments. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

LED COB Array Holder promotes cooler LED fixture operation.

February 6, 2013

Fabricated from hardened stainless steel, 250 V, 4 A Chip-Lok™ LED COB (chip on board) Array Holder provides mechanical and electrical attachment for COB array manufacturers such as Citizen, Cree, LG, Nichia, and Sharp. Design helps lighting manufacturers reduce chip temperature, subsequently extending array life or allowing OEM to reduce size of heat sink. Built-in spring holds array securely in position prior to installation, and keyways permit screws to be inserted in advance. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Pre-Insulated Connectors serve space-constrained applications.

February 5, 2013

Available in X, T, and L configurations (shapes), NIMBUS®4FLEX connectors are dual rated for copper or aluminum conductors and help solve space-constrained wiring issues when working in small control panels or wiring troughs. Products accept building code as well as fine stranded conductor and come in 2-, 3-, and 4-port designs. Screw design renders these UL-Listed, CSA-Certified, and RoHS-compliant connectors reusable. Read More

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

Keyed LC Solution enhances network security.

January 31, 2013

Keyed LC fiber connectivity solution increases network security and privacy by limiting chance of unauthorized network connections. Solution allows for physical separation of network segments in secure fiber cabling infrastructures with secondary benefit of limiting accessibility to networks via physically restrictive cross-connect system. Full solution includes secure keyed LC color-coded duplex adapter panels, jumpers and connectors, and pre-terminated fiber cassettes. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Waterproof Cradle Connector carries IPX7 rating.

January 31, 2013

Customized to unique specifications, waterproof male side (cradle) connector is designed so that direction of pogo pins in housing and rubber strip prevent seepage. Rated currents range from 2–10 A, and contact resistance varies from 50–100 mΩ according to end-user requirements. Operating from -45 to +85°C, 12 V-rated connector suits cradle or docking chargers, cellphones, tablet PCs, laptops, barcode readers and POS scanners, handheld GPS units, medical, and other handheld devices. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

NEC 2011-Compliant PV Connector is TUV-certified to 1,500 V.

January 30, 2013

Used in large scale utility and commercial PV installations, H4 series adheres to UL requirements in US up to 1,000 V and meets IEC requirements for use up to 1,500 V in European Union, parts of Asia, India, and Middle East. RoHS-compliant connectors feature RADSOK technology for optimized current ratings and contact resistance, minimizing power losses and maximizing reliability. Products are offered in 4 gauges – 14, 12, 10, and 8 AWG – respectively rated at 32, 40, 44, and 65 A. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Integral Separable Connectors accommodate multiple cables.

January 24, 2013

By accommodating multiple cables, Elastimold® ComboT™ Integral Separable Connectors provide short elbow stack height and eliminate need to modify or replace entire enclosures. Units also eliminate blind assembly and minimize chance of cross threading. Using standard 600- or 900-series studs, connectors are installed with standard assembly tools. Products feature red provider backbone transport interfaces for 15 kV reducing taps and blue for 25 kV reducing taps in compliance with IEEE 386. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mounting & Attaching Products

Microfluidic Connectors/Interfaces have high-density design.

January 21, 2013

Offering connection with 1.5 mm pitch between tubing lines, Multiflux-2 microfluidic connectors and interfaces enable reliable, precisely aligned connections between microfluidic chips, pumps, sensors, valves, and other fluidic modules without disruptions to fluid flow. Universal design lends to sealing performance reliability, usability, and chemical compatibility, allowing simplified fluidic routing and reduced assembly time in lab instruments and systems. Read More

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

25-Pole Inserts work with heavy-duty rectangular connectors.

January 17, 2013

Used in applications where high volumes of data or signals are transmitted in small space, module CX-25 features 25 Pole MIXO Inserts by ILME. Modular inserts work with MIXO series frame, which lets end-user create custom connector, and can be used individually in single frame or combined with up to 5 other modules in 6-slot frame. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Modular Connector System fosters flexible lighting installation.

January 16, 2013

Designed for 120 V, 7 A use, Heyco® Modular Connector System helps reduce labor when plugging light fixtures together as well as making end-to-end connections in coves or under cabinets and end-to-side connections to make 90° turns. System's 5/8 in. dia, keyed-3 conductor male and female connectors aid in plugging light fixtures together, while snap-in construction enables insertion into DD holes without rotation. Daisy chaining capabilities are supported. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Modular Contacts are available with crimp termination.

January 11, 2013

Plug-compatible with existing variants that feature axial screw termination, Han® HC Modular 650 Contacts promote design flexibility. Contacts are fixed in plastic insert, creating one-pole high-current contact. This can be inserted into existing frames, allowing various interfaces with 1–4 contacts to be created in connection with Han HPR housing series. Rated to 650 A/4,000 V, products offer 70, 95, 120, 150, 185, and 240 mm² cable cross sections.
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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Surface Mount Grounding Contacts protect electronic devices.

January 10, 2013

Designed for on-board grounding solutions, SMD Grounding Contacts provide protection for range of high-performance electronic devices. These 50+ standard SMD Grounding Contacts, made from beryllium copper, reduce and control noise in electronic applications. Different shapes and heights suit situations where large gaps must be bridged and low compression force is required. RoHS-compliant design features standard finish of gold over nickel; other options are available. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Fasteners & Hardware

Compact Filtered Inlet withstands high-temperature environments.

January 10, 2013

Rated at 155°C, C22F appliance inlet with power line filter suits equipment requiring electrical components rated for high ambient temperatures. Chamfered shape of inlet differentiates its style according to IEC 60320 C22, and power line filter is rated for ambient temperatures up to 16 A at 75°C and 20 A at 65°C. Filters are available in standard and medical versions suitable for applications according to IEC 60950 and IEC 60601-1. Product is also available without filters. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Multi-Wire Connectors withstand industrial environments.

January 4, 2013

Available in additional frame sizes of 10A, 16A, and 32B with heavy-duty metal or thermoplastic housings, ZIPport™ Multi-Wire Connectors maintain electrical connections while providing protection against dirt, moisture, and mechanical stress common in industrial environments. Connector hoods are available with top entry and side entry Pg threaded cable passages. Connector accessories include IP66 and IP68 cable glands, Pg to NPT adapters, and blanking plugs. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Hard Metric Female Connector enables data rates of 20 Gb+.

December 27, 2012

For optimized layout on daughter cards, ZDplus Connector combines optimal signal routing configuration with pressfit termination of female connector options. Dual beam leaf contacts, available with 40 differential pairs per linear inch, use one ground blade for every signal pair, with 2.5 mm pitch from wafer-to-wafer. In-line ground arrangement at termination and grounding shield allows for optimized pre-alignment guide and polarizing features via 4 rigid blades in all modules. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Shielded Connectors are suited for high-power applications.

December 26, 2012

Equipped with undetachable protection caps, 16BV-GS and 21BV-GS are shielded round connectors designed for harsh environments. Products are made for cable cross sections of 50–240 mm² and 300 mm², respectively, for 16BV-GS and 21BV-GS, and both offer bayonet locking, mechanical code, and color code for safe connection. Optional micro switch indicates mated connection. Uses include any application susceptible to, or that may cause, EMI. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fasteners & Hardware

PCB Terminals use SEMS screws to secure wires.

December 24, 2012

Rated at 15–30 A, PCB Screw Terminals feature anti-rotation, non-rocking design making them suitable for high density packaging. SEMS screw incorporates captivated, free-spinning lock-washer to eliminate wire twisting upon tightening terminals. Manufactured from brass with tin-plated finishes, terminals are supplied with SEMS installed or unassembled. SEMS screw units are available in horizontal and vertical mounting configurations. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Overmolded Cables and Receptacles come in variety of sizes.

December 12, 2012

Manufactured in U.S., 12-pole over-molded M23 Cables utilize PUR jacket and are available in variety of lengths. Mating 12-pole M23 receptacles are supplied with either ½ in. NPT, M20, or M20-long mounting threads. Standard shell material is nickel-plated brass, while M20 also comes in stainless steel. Field-wireable M23 connectors are also available upon request. Read More