Electronic Connectors

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Ultra-Miniature Connector supports 10 Gbps data transfer.

May 6, 2016

Suitable for use in harsh environments, MiniMax 06 Connector can include up to 12 power and signal contacts in 10 mm footprint. Unit also offers configuration with 2 signal and 2 high-power 1.3 mm contacts for applications needing 10 A or more. Featuring IP68 sealing when mated and unmated, MiniMax 06 is available with 3 locking systems, including push-pull, screw, and quick-release. Connector has unbreakable keying system and provides 5,000 mating cycles. Read More

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

Industrial Circular Power Connectors feature Type 4X ratings.

April 27, 2016

With 600 V and 16 A ratings, Type 4X/6P protection, and TWISTLOCK technology, RST® MINI 5-pole connectors (RST16i5) facilitate wiring installations in lighting, building automation, and industrial applications. Color-coded products, available in cable- or panel-mounted versions, deliver plug-and-play power capabilities. While cable-mounted version accommodates cables from 7.1–13 mm dia, panel-mounted version has M20 threads that feature flat spot to further facilitate installation. Read More

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

Wire Trap Lighting Connectors come in 2.4 and 4.00 mm pitches.

April 26, 2016

Designed for LED lighting strip applications, White Lite includes SMT connectors featuring natural LCP insulators. Versions are available with 1, 2, or 3 contacts. While 2.4 mm pitch BL300 accepts 20–24 AWG stranded wire and has 4 A rating for 22 AWG, 4.00 mm pitch BJ302 accepts 20–22 AWG stranded conductors or 18–24 AWG solid conductors and have 8 A rating for 18 AWG. Respective footprints for 2- position connectors are 5.20 x 7.90 mm and 7.45 x 11.80 mm with 3.60 and 4.50 mm height above PCB. Read More

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

Wall-Plug 15 W Power Adapters feature USB Type-C connectors.

April 15, 2016

Available in versions to suit North American and European input voltages and power outlets, AQ15 Series offers USB Type-C DC output connectors for charging mobile electronic devices and peripherals. Products deliver 15 W output power and 5 V output voltage, are rated for 3 A current and AC inputs spanning 100–240 V, and feature max leakage current of 20 µA. Select models are compliant with US Department of Energy Level VI or European Union Code of Conduct V5 Tier 2 energy efficiency standards. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Mounting & Attaching Products

Ruggedized VPX Connectors meet and exceed VITA 46 standards.

April 12, 2016

Designed to be utilized in open architecture embedded computing systems with modules available for 3U and 6U VPX slot profiles, high-density R-VPX series suits embedded computer applications in commercial and military applications with data rates of 10 Gbps or more. PCB wafer construction with customized wafer-loading patterns provides modularity and flexibility. Capable of up to 140 signals/in., series supports .8 in. card slot pitches and features pin-less backplane and multiprotocol support. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Screw Terminal Connector Boards feature high-voltage design.

April 12, 2016

With high voltage traces running on inner layers for additional safety and protection from contamination, 2,100 Vdc CableEye® CB29H and CB29AH each contain four 16-pole screw terminal blocks that accept bare wires from 12–30 gauge in size. Metal jaws grip inserted wire without damaging or distorting end, and space between each terminal block may be used as wire channel to guide wires to side. Model CB29AH serves as transition board between wire harness mating connectors and Cable Eye tester. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Low PIM 4.3-10 Adapters support mobile communications.

April 8, 2016

Designed to meet IEC 61169-54 standard, 4.3-10 Connectors are IP68-rated and will support up to 500 W at 2 GHz. Return loss and PIM performance is independent of torque applied and cable can be flexed with little detrimental effect. In base stations, 4.3-10 interface is used in remote radio heads, jumpers, and antennas. Where RF signals must be terminated, combined or split in multiband, multi operator DAS applications, 4.3-10 meets exacting electrical and RF performance requirements. Read More

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

Micro Coaxial Cables range from 32 to 50 AWG.

April 8, 2016

Designed to meet growing need for signal transmission in confined spaces, 50 Ω Micro Coax Cables are suited for applications ranging from medical endoscopes to industrial inspection. Products are available in 100 m put-ups and operate in temperatures ranging from -70 to 200°C. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Connectors and Terminal Blocks connect high-current I/O on PCB.

April 4, 2016

High Power terminal blocks and connectors enable high current inputs and outputs to be connected on PCB. Available with up to 35 mm² wire entry size and up to 125 A ratings, terminal blocks come in modular interlocking versions or solid blocks of up to 8 poles in range of pitches. Locking screw flanges are available. Two-part connectors, available up to 16 poles with wire entry sizes up to 16mm² and current rating up to 76 A, are also available with screw flanges. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Mounting & Attaching Products, Optics & Photonics

Single Fiber Optic Connector features rugged miniature design.

March 30, 2016

Measuring 13 mm, Model FO1 is available in pre-configured reels or integrated into custom assemblies for applications in instrumentation, sensing, defense, and broadcasting. UPC and APC polishing minimizes insertion and return losses, while push-pull locking system facilitates connection and disconnection, making connector suited for outdoor environments. Tested to withstand temperatures of -40°C, lightweight connector features IP68 mated and IP67 unmated ratings. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Ultra Broadband Chip Termination suits microwave applications.

March 29, 2016

Measuring 1.016 x 1.016 mm, Model TV0404FA-50R0JN-91 features typical return loss of 18.5 dB or better over DC to 60 GHz bandwidth. Chip is constructed of thick film on alumina with wire-bondable input pad and epoxy or solderable ground. Rated at 250 mW on 100°C mounting surface temperature, RoHS/REACH compliant device features 50 Ω resistor element and 1.27:1 max VSWR, making it suited for wireless point-to-point backhaul applications.  Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Screwless Terminal Blocks and Connectors from Hitaltech Reduce Installation Time

March 21, 2016

Hitaltech boast a complete range of Spring Clamp Terminal blocks and connectors across a complete range of pitches which are produced to a high quality, whilst offering a cost effective solution. Available from 2 to 24 ways across a complete range of pitches, Hitaltech's range of screwless terminal blocks and connectors suit applications where traditional terminal blocks have been used.... Read More

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

Power and Signal Connectors have molded strain relief design.

March 14, 2016

Ultra-Fit connectors offer characteristics of Mini-Fit and Micro-Fit 3.0 connectors with, but not limited to, additional color-coded housings, optional TPA retainer to reduce terminal backout, and reduced profile up to 20%. For terminating to cable or wire harness assembly, solutions accommodate 2 options: overmolding, which encapsulates terminals with such resin as PVC or TPR, or injection molding, which also integrates strain relief to provide additional flexibility and ruggedness. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Mencom Offers the Comprehensive Lineup of Programming Ports and DIN Rail Interface Modules

February 24, 2016

A Panel Interface Connector (PIC) has several different names in the industry such as programming ports, programming interface or interface ports. They typically mount on the outside of a control panel enclosure and provide a quick, easy and safe method of accessing the contents inside the cabinet without opening the control panel door. By using a PIC to communicate with a PLC inside the... Read More

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

Electric Vehicle Charging Station features 25 ft cable.

February 5, 2016

With SAE-J1772™ cable and connector assembly, LCS-20 Series features 16 A charging and is available in choice of hardwired model or 4 plug-in models. Level 2 charging station has rugged, fully sealed NEMA 4 enclosure for durability indoors and outdoors. Low profile wall mount connector holster is included, allowing storage of vehicle connector where it is most convenient. Optional Cable Cradle accessory mounts on wall near charging station or connector holster to store cable. Read More

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

Multipole Connector Panel Supports increase versatility, access.

January 19, 2016

COB (connector on board) series does not require metallic enclosures to use multipole connectors inside electric panels; protection is provided by electric panel itself. While interchangeability of connector inserts increases versatility, rear access to inserts via turnover device facilitates wiring inspection and tests with coupled connectors. Mobile parts are prearranged for clamping of bundles of conductors of multipolar cables to prevent contact with the connector contacts.<br /> Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Rugged Floating Board-to-Board Connector has self-aligning design.

January 12, 2016

Providing ±0.6 mm floating in X and Y axis, FX20 Series absorbs mounting misalignment from multiple stacking connectors and PCB shrinkage. Double beam contact structure provides shock and vibration resistance; each beam has unique vibration characteristic and contact force (0.5 and 0.35 N). Construction is resistant to sulfur dioxide, and operational range reaches 105°C. Parallel stacking and right-angle mating versions are available with 20&ndash;140 positions and range from 17.4&ndash;47.4 mm wide. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Fasteners & Hardware

Surface Mount Fasteners offer variety of attachments for PCBs.

January 11, 2016

Depending on type, PEM® ReelFast® Surface Mount Fasteners can be specified to mount, stack, or space boards; attach components to boards; create right-angle attachment points on boards; or enable repeated access without screws. All types are supplied on tape and reel compatible with existing SMT automated installation equipment. Where necessary, polyimide patch affixed to end of fasteners allows for vacuum pickup. Full range of unified or metric thread sizes and lengths are available. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Discrete Wire Systems come in single- and double-row.

January 11, 2016

Featuring 1.0 mm pitch, double row S1SD/S1SDT Series and single-row S1SS/S1SST Series have crimp style, dual leaf contact system for reliable wire-to-board connection. Pin and socket system is available with rugged positive latching for optimized retention, up to 20 total pins, choice of PVC or Teflon® cable in 28 or 30 AWG, and double or single ended with 1.80 in. minimum assembled length. Surface mount terminal strip, T1M Series, is available in right angle or vertical configurations. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

RF Termination (500 W) has DC to 4.5 GHz bandwidth range.

January 6, 2016

Occupying 1.25 x 1.00 in. footprint, flange mount T50R0-500-15X dissipates 500 W with return loss of 20 dB or better return loss from DC to 2.5 GHz and 17 dB to 4.5 GHz. This RoHS-compliant thick film on Beryllium Oxide (BeO) termination, which has internally matched circuit architecture, features silver-plated copper flange and input tab. Along with 500W power rating, features include stable 50 &Omega; resistor element and 1.33:1 max VSWR. Read More