Electrical Connectors

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

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Locking Connectors suit industrial Ethernet applications.

May 9, 2013

Suitable for harsh applications, IP67-Rated RJ45 Connectors feature Ethernet I/O ports with 1/6th turn dual bayonet in-line coupler that can be used as true in-line extension. Coupling mechanism is compliant with IEC 61076-3-106 and provides protection against contamination and moisture. Available with black polyester plastic or ABS nickel-plated plastic housing, connectors are dustproof and weatherproof, with silicone ring seal that makes watertight connection if mounted to panel. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Boxed Contact System enables solderless wire termination.

May 8, 2013

Intended for solid-state lighting, 9296 Series enables single-contact placement, expanding design functionality in wire-to-board applications. Surface-mount, single-poke, dual-beam contact system features optimized solder pad and closed-box design that captures wires from all sides. Accepting 12-20 AWG solid and stranded wires, contacts are rated for 10–20 A, depending on AWG. RoHS-compliant contacts, made of tin-over-nickel-plated copper alloy, operate from -40 to +125°C. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Connector-Less Contact System optimizes lateral PCB alignment.

May 7, 2013

Suited for linear LED lighting applications, coplanar 70-9159 horizontal contact system absorbs X- and Y-axis assembly tolerances and provides gold-to-gold active contact interface. Contacts remove insulator from connection solution, enabling LEDs to be placed in center of PCB and contacts to be individually placed on its outer edges. Contact height is 1.2 mm above PCB to prevent shadowing, and contacts may be individually spaced to support any voltage rating with 5 A current rating. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Open-Ended Card Edge Connectors support LED strip lighting.

May 6, 2013

Designed without plastic end-walls to minimize length, 00-9159 Series features double-sided configuration for high-density pin count, central keying rib for alignment, and tin-to-tin contact interface. Miniature units measure 1 mm in length/number of contacts and are available with 4, 6, 8, or 10 contact positions. Models with 4 and 6 positions are rated at 3 A, while 8- and 10-position models are rated at 2.5 A. Supporting 1.6 mm PCB thicknesses, 300 Vac connectors operate from -40 to +125°C. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Optics & Photonics

Pressure Transmitters are designed for strength, safety.

May 2, 2013

Industrial-strength A2, A2X, and A4 transmitters offer accuracies up to ±0.25% FS. While A2 is offered with variety of electrical connections, analog output signals, and pressure ports to meet requirements of most industrial applications, explosion/flame proof A2X and intrinsically safe A4 are designed for hazardous environments. All feature 15–7,500 psi absolute, 5–10,000 psi gauge, and compound to 100 psi and vacuum ranges. Materials of construction differ between models. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Locking Connectors feature NEMA 5-15P rating.

May 1, 2013

Available in 3 and 6 ft cable lengths, C13 Locking Connectors are suitable for situations that require continuous operation. Units feature 10 A/125 V rating, 18 AWG wire gauge, and black PVC jacket. Connectors can be used in data centers to help protect data, medical devices to control and monitor without accidental interruption, and industrial automation applications since they are unaffected by vibration during process operations. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Cable Connectors withstand shock and vibration.

May 1, 2013

Using squeeze-latch system that eliminates use of hand tools, Latching Micro-D™ and BiLobe® Connectors are available at .025 and .050 in. spacing and are suited for military, aerospace, and medical equipment. Panel-mounted units, available with contact counts from 9–51 positions, are built with aluminum alloy 6061 shells plated with nickel. Wired connectors include 26 AWG Teflon® insulated copper wire that provides up to 3 A/line on micro sizes, and offer 30 and 32 AWG wiring for nano-sized connectors. Read More