Electronic Connectors

Material Handling & Storage, Mounting & Attaching Products, Electronic Components & Devices

Modular RJ45 Jacks serve PCB and panel applications.

August 25, 2015

Suitable for 100Base-T applications, 8P8C modular jacks support Gigabit Ethernet applications. RJ45 sockets, rated for 125 Vac RMS and fully compliant with IEEE and IEC standards, endure 500 min insertion cycles. Horizontal (right-angle) PCB modular jacks come in Thru-Hole or SMT soldering configurations. Styles are also available for low-profile, compact, and deep socket applications. Vertical (top-entry) options are also available, and panel mount modular jack has 2-piece locking design. Read More

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

Structured Wiring Solutions aid data/voice/video installation.

August 24, 2015

Featuring 50 micron gold contacts, Keystone Jacks and Couplers for Cat3, Cat5e, Cat6, and Cat6A applications are color coded to facilitate EIA/TIA 568A/B wiring. Products meet/exceed EIA/TIA category standards and are compatible with industry standard wall plates. Compatible with industry standard keystone jacks and EZ-SnapJacks, 1-, 2-, and 4-port Wall Plates are engineered to prevent possible fracturing from over tightened screws. These one-piece, single-gang products measure 4.5 x 2.75 in. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Electrical Equipment & Systems

High Speed Elevated Array offers design density and flexibility.

August 21, 2015

Supporting 28+ Gbps applications and PCIe®/XAUI specifications, SkyRay™ consists of one riser and 2 receptacles (TPAR/TPAF Series) that, when mated, provide elevated 35 mm stack height. High-density wafers inside riser have helical crossover design to reduce crosstalk in 100 Ω differential applications, and choice of 1, 2 or 3 module configurations is available with 50 differential pairs per module on staggered 1.50 mm x 1.75 mm pitch. Stack height aids airflow and accommodates misalignment. Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Video Splitter delivers 4K DVI/HDMI to 2 displays.

August 12, 2015

Intended for use wherever high-quality video on multiple monitors is needed, VOPEX-DVI4K-2 simultaneously displays identical Ultra-HD (UHD) 4K x 2K (3,840 x 2,160) image from one DVI/HDMI video source on 2 flat panel displays. Cascading is supported to increase number of connected displays for complex A/V configurations. Unit passes HDMI audio and video through DVI-I port, and single DVI-D to HDMI cable can be used to transmit both audio and video through splitter. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

M12 Panel-Mount Connectors enable SMT-PCB mounting.

August 10, 2015

Featuring surface mount technology (SMT) termination, SMT receptacle can be soldered directly to surface of PCB. M12 A-, B- and D-coded connectors are available with various pin options, including 4, 5, and 8 gold-plated contact versions. Optional housings, offered in various heights, allow for flexible installation, and insulated body is made of temperature-resistant LCP. Panel mount versions carry IP67 rating to protect panel from FOD and liquids. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Slim Design M12 Connectors come in female version.

August 5, 2015

Available in standard and Slim Design models, M12 X-Code Connectors are suited for factory automation and transportation where they deliver optimum performance for high-speed 1–10 Gigabit Ethernet communications. Female and male versions of Slim Design connectors have 16.5 mm external diameter for high-density integration. Providing 8-wire interfaces for carrying data, Slim Design connectors conform to IEC 61076-2-109, and comply with Cat 6a and Performance Class Ea. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Semi-Rigid SMA RF Connector meets MIL-STD requirements.

August 5, 2015

Suited for use in microwave as well as low-frequency applications, SMA Male connectors for 0.141 and 0.085 mm dia cables provide low VSWR with repeatable performance up to 26.5 GHz. Design meets all performance requirements for MIL-PRF-39012, and interface conforms to MIL-STD-348 FIG 310. While stainless steel body is available with passivated or gold finish, termination type is soldered body with soldered separate center contact. Connectors are intermateable with 3.5 and 2.92 mm designs. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Electronic Components & Devices

Low Profile Clips secure RFI/EMI shield cans.

August 5, 2015

Measuring 3.9 mm in length with profiles down to 0.8 mm, EZShield Can Clips are suitable for small and low profile shield cans with wall thicknesses from 0.15–1.0 mm. Devices resist shock and vibration while facilitating removal and replacement, making them suitable for adjustment, repair, and maintenance purposes. Designed to be automatically placed and surface mounted to PCB, clips eliminate post-assembly soldering and desoldering operations. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Electrical Equipment & Systems

BNC Feed-Thru Terminators feature 0.5% accuracy.

July 30, 2015

Used to match 50 Ω coaxial cable to 1 MΩ oscilloscope, 1 MΩ probe to 50 Ω input instrument, or anywhere impedance matching is required for measurement accuracy, CT2944-50 (50 Ω) features gold-plated BNC female coaxial connector, 2 GHz bandwidth, and ±0.25 Ω impedance tolerance. Other models include CT2944-75 (75 Ω) and CT2944-93 (93 Ω), which feature 1 GHz bandwidth, 1 W average power rating, and gold-plated BNC female connector. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Waveguide Detectors cover 26.5-110 GHz frequency range.

July 22, 2015

Utilizing GaAs Schottky Barrier Beam lead diodes, Waveguide Detectors exhibit optimum performance in Ka, Q, U, V, E, and W frequency bands. Units are zero biased, so no external DC bias or mechanical tuning is required. Input ports use waveguide sizes from WR-28 to WR-10, while video output ports utilize SMA female connectors. Featuring rugged steel construction, thermally stable devices operate from 0–50°C with voltage sensitivity levels ranging from -600 mV/mW to -3,000 mV/mW. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Wire-to-Board Connectors deliver up to 2.5 A per contact.

July 21, 2015

With 1.75 mm height, 4.1 mm depth, and 0.8 mm pitch, DF52 Series saves PCB space in consumer, imaging, security, and wearable applications. Miniature connectors utilize box-shaped crimp terminals that prevent snaring or breakage and stabilize contact. Rated up to 2.5 A max with 28 AWG for 2 positions, DF52 Series features voltage rating of 100 Vac/Vdc, contact resistance of 10 mΩ, and insulation resistance of 100 MΩ minimum at 100 Vdc. RoHS-compliant devices operate from -40 to +85°C. Read More

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

HSD Connector System meets needs of automotive industry.

July 15, 2015

Available in B, E, and F coded versions for automotive industry, HF109P meets requirements for HSD (High Speed Data) interfaces and is used for such signals as USB or IEEE1394. Connector system, as standard HSD without ring shield, is 100 Ω impedance controlled and transmits signals using LVDS, which prevents crosstalk between signals and interference from external influences. Metal housing is die-cast zinc with gold-plated center contacts with tinned throughhole solder contacts. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Low-Profile Wire to Board Connector facilitates termination.

July 7, 2015

Available in 2–6 positions, 1.20 mm pitch wire to board connectors have mated height of 1.45 mm above PCB. Housings and headers plug together from above to facilitate mating. In addition to horizontal PCB headers being polarized to avoid mis-mating, connectors produce audible click when locked together to aid assembly. Gold plated contacts are rated 1.5 A for mating headers and sockets terminated with 28 AWG diameter discrete wire. Model WB06-DA operates from -25 to +85°C. Read More

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

Low-Profile Electrical Connectors complement mobile applications.

June 10, 2015

With 1.0 mm form factor, SMT assembly process, current capacity up to 12 A, and signal speed capabilities up to 20 Gbps, X-Beam™ suits mobile and communications applications. X-Beam Mobile FPC Battery Products include 3 part numbers – XBM-G016A, XBM-G028A, XBM-D048A – that offer 4 additional signal contacts for temperature and over voltage sensing. Occupying <80 mm² PCB area, products also incorporate technology that offers ability to have internally ganged or discrete contacts. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Industrial Power Connectors feature 16 A/600 V ratings.

June 8, 2015

Available with 5 or 12 poles, plus ground connection, revos MINI Inserts are designed to fit revos MINI plastic and metal connector housings. Version with 12 poles includes internal jumpers for star-delta connections, and mechanical coding pieces to prevent incorrect connections in field. Utilizing tin, silver, or gold-plated crimp contacts, connectors feature UL94-V0 material suitable for -40 to +120°C. Five-pole unit is rated for 20-12 AWG, 16 A while 12-pole model is rated for 26-14 AWG, 10 A. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Integrated Connector Module features PoE capability.

June 2, 2015

Designed to meet or exceed IEEE 802.3an 10GBASE-T requirements over 100 m, Pulse 1x4 10GBASE-T Integrated Connector Module is suited for base stations, gateways, routers, and switches that require PoE capability. Device has additional EMI shielding between ports for optimized isolation and is tuned to achieve flat insertion loss and optimal return loss performance over 10GBASE-T frequencies. JT6 connector is available in 4 or 5 channel configurations and with multiple LED options. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Sponge Connectors attach LCD panels to circuit boards.

May 28, 2015

Made from Zebra® core that is sandwiched between 2 soft sponge supports, Self-Supporting Sponge Connectors are available in multitude of widths to accommodate LCDs with minimum glass lip overhang of 0.060 in. Carbon-based connectors can be ordered with 140, 240, or 500 conductive layers per inch and provide current carrying capacity of .050 mA per .040 x .040 in. pad. Requiring minimal force to make full electrical contact, connectors minimize bowing of PCB. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

RF Connectors feature micro-miniature design.

May 28, 2015

Providing 2 x 2 mm footprint and 1.4 mm profile off board when mated, Amphenol Micro Miniature Coaxial Connectors are suited for space-constrained RF applications with 50 Ω impedance requirements. Units feature high-frequency broadband performance up to 6 GHz and snap on/off mating. Designed to be surface mounted, AMMC connectors allow for high PCB densities, and are optimized for Wireless, WLAN, Bluetooth, and GPS applications. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

USB 3.1 Connectors provide up to 10,000 plug cycles.

May 26, 2015

Supporting 10 Gbps transmission rate, USB 3.1 Series includes USB type C plug, in which upper and lower sides are identical, so there is no need to pay attention to orientation of plug in connection. Type C also supports charging of batteries with power levels up to 100 W. All USB 3.1 connectors and cable assemblies are plated with nickel-palladium and gold to ensure high transmission quality. Depending on type, board connectors are packaged in reels or trays. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Automated Fine Wire Termination reduces connector assembly time.

May 22, 2015

Compatible with 22–56 awg wires, Robo Hot Socket removes human variables from process of OEM cable to connector assembly. This automated fine wire termination connector assembly technology can terminate wires of typical 34-pin connector in 4 min and fosters complex, miniature assembly design proliferation. Promoting yield and quality control, solution can be applied to such fields as automotive, avionics, military, and medical devices. Read More