Electronic Connectors

Electronic Components & Devices

PCB Connector eliminates need for additional header, soldering.

September 26, 2016

Available in 1–16 positions and with 5 mm centerline, SDC 2.5 connectors plug directly into PCB via through-contacted bore holes. SKEDD plug-in technology facilitates PCB mounting without tools; each contact pin is made up of 2 flexible halves that adjust to plated through-holes on PCB; and integrated body-bound rivets lock connectors into place and form vibration-resistant connection upon through-hole insertion of contact. Wires can be terminated to connector with push-in spring connection. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Modular Backplane System for High-Performance Computers

September 15, 2016

ept's Velox is a modular connector system for high-speed backplane applications. The connectors are used specifically for high requirements in demanding environments. Velox is designed to meet the harsh requirements of VITA 46 systems, also known as VPX systems. The product series is available in four different modules with the flexibility for customized pin assembly allowing designers to... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Hirose Develops Super Low-Profile Back Flip FPC Connector for High-Density Applications

September 15, 2016

DOWNERS GROVE, ILLINOIS - Hirose, a leader in the design and manufacture of innovative connector solutions, has designed a miniature printed circuit (FPC) connector for portable electronics that require high-speed transmission. The FH53 Series FPC connector employs a back flip style actuator that minimizes the required mounting area, saving valuable PCB real estate. The compact FH53 Series FPC... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Plugs, Connectors, and Cords feature anti-bacterial design.

September 8, 2016

Part of IEC 309 industrial line of products, SteriGuard™ Plugs, Connectors, and Cord Sets have embedded antimicrobial additives that inhibit growth of bacteria to prevent food-borne illnesses such as e-coli and salmonella by 99%. Watertight devices are also impact-, heat-, and weather-resistant as well as rated for use with NEMA 4, 4X, 6, and 6P enclosures. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Type K Thermocouple Amplifier Module offers fast response.

September 8, 2016

Single-channel TCA-MS-K-1, converts low output voltage signal from Type K thermocouple probe to single, independent, linearized, 0–5 Vdc output voltage suited for interfacing to such instrumentation equipment as dataloggers, temperature indicators, chart recorders, and controllers. Along with 1 msec dynamic response, features include onboard CJC, IP51 housing (2.5 x 2.5 x 0.9 in.), mini-plug signal input connector, and 1 m long integral signal cable. Measuring range is 0 to +1250°C. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Mounting & Attaching Products

Amphenol RF Offers 4.3/10 Connector Series with Excellent, Low PIM Performance

September 7, 2016

Amphenol RF’s 4.3-10 connector series offers excellent, low PIM performance in a smaller, lighter design Danbury, CT - Amphenol RF is pleased to offer a full range of 4.3-10 connectors and adapters, which are engineered for the wireless market and are ideal for applications requiring low passive intermodulation, or PIM. 4.3-10 connectors offer the same, robust design as 7/16 connectors... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

You Have Our Full Support

September 1, 2016

Carteret, NJ — Fujipoly® Self-Supporting Sponge Connectors provide engineers with an excellent, low-force option for connecting LCD displays to circuit boards. The physical characteristics of the sponge dramatically reduce bowing of the PCB due to the minimal force required to make full electrical contact. This also makes the connector a great choice for high-vibration environments and... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Overmold Design for New Nano-Fit Molex Connectors

August 30, 2016

Molex’s improved Nano-Fit connector series looks to offer proven characteristics of the Mini-Fit and Micro-Fit connectors with protected header terminals and a reduced profile. This style of power and signal connector has proven to be cost effective and functional for many applications. In our experience however this type of connector lacks structure and durability when terminated to a wire... Read More

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Compact FPC Connector targets portable electronic applications.

August 25, 2016

Available in 31, 35, 41, and 51 positions, FH58 series features back flip style actuator that utilizes dual-sided flexible printed circuit (FPC). This, along with retention spring, delivers retention force of 15.0 N (top contact) and 14.5 N (bottom contact). With 0.2 mm pitch, 3.1 mm mounted depth, and 0.9 mm height, connector USB 3.0, Embedded DisplayPort v1.3, and MIPI D-PHY v1.1 standards while promoting PCB space conservation, impedance characteristics, and transmission speed.
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Electronic Components & Devices

Back Flip FPC Connector has space-conserving design.

August 19, 2016

Promoting design flexibility for high-speed applications, FH58 flexible printed circuit (FPC) connectors are available in 25, 31, 41 and 51 positions and support USB 3.0, Embedded DisplayPort v1.3, and MIPI D-PHY v1.1 standards. Back flip style actuator utilizes dual-sided FPC, and design results in PCB space conservation as well as optimized impedance characteristics and transmission speed. Along with metal lock mechanism, features include 0.2 mm pitch, 3.1 mm mounted depth, and 0.9 mm height. Read More

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PDI Distributes New HEC Series 3 through New Yorker Electronics

August 16, 2016

Power Dynamics New HEC3 Harsh Environment Connector Series Proven in Extreme Conditions NORTHVALE, NEW JERSEY - Power Dynamics, Inc. (PDI) will be distributing its new HEC Series 3 line of Harsh Environment Connectors through franchise distributor, New Yorker Electronics. These connectors are IP67 while mated and are available with three, four, five or eight contacts. PDI’s dustproof and... Read More

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Low-Profile Single 2-Piece Contacts feature locking plug.

July 27, 2016

Intended for linear LED lighting and other commercial and industrial coplanar and extended card applications, 70-9159 Series STRIPT™ insulator-less, single 2-piece contacts with locking plug have 1.2 mm profile. Positive latching mechanism replaces thermal adhesives, hand soldering, and light-blocking connectors. Based on 9159 Series gold-plated BeCu spring contact system, SMT contacts work with existing 70-9159 Series sockets and are rated for 300 V, 5 A, 5-cycle durability, and -40 to +125°C. Read More

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Machined Brass MCX Interconnects come in multiple configurations.

July 27, 2016

Straight, right-angle, or edge-mount PCB jacks offer surface or through-hole mounting options. Cable plugs 919-382J-51P, 919-383J-51A, 919-384-51P, and 919-385J-51S, designed for RG-178 (RG-196) and RG-174 (RG-188, RG-316) type cables, come in straight and right-angle versions. Performing at up to 6 GHz with VSWR of 1.10 (max) at 2.5 GHz for right-angle configurations, 50 Ω MCX connectors 919-386P-51S, 919-387P-51A, 919-388P-51S, and 919-389P-51A have slide-on coupling mechanism interface. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Waveguide Bends operate up to 90 GHz across 12 frequency bands.

July 22, 2016

Operating across C to W bands, waveguide bends do not degrade transmission signal in waveguide systems where signal is required to turn or bend 90°. E- and H-plane configurations are available constructed of gold-plated, oxygen-free hard copper, or painted copper alloy (depending on the model). Along with VSWR as low as 1.08:1, these 30 unique models come in sizes from WR-137 (5.85 GHz) to WR-12 (90 GHz) and are also offered with UG-style flange per military standard or CPR-style flange. Read More

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Cable Plugs deliver application flexibility.

July 14, 2016

Building on flexibility of PSMP board-to-board designs, 4 PSMP cable connectors are available that are designed for 0.141 and 0.86 in. dia, semi-rigid and conformable cables. Design suits high-power applications up to 200 W at frequencies of 2.2 GHz. Mating style is similar to SMP interface, while gold-plated female center contacts and beryllium copper outer contacts plated in white bronze ensure secure mechanical fit and optimize electrical performance. Read More

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Waveguide Transitions operate up to 110 GHz across 14 bands.

July 14, 2016

Operating from 5.85–110 GHz across 14 frequency bands, Waveguide to Waveguide Transitions are used in high power wireless applications such as instrumentation, test benches, SATCOM, MILCOM, radar, and telecom where signal strength and integrity are critical. Units provide smooth transition between different waveguide sizes with VSWR as low as 1.08:1. Constructed of gold plated or painted brass, transitions come with UG-style square and round flanges, CPRG-style flanges, or UBR-style flanges. Read More

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Esterline Connection Technologies - Souriau USA's MIL-DTL-38999 Connectors Have been QPL Certified for More than 30 Years.

July 6, 2016

Esterline Connection Technologies - Souriau's MIL-DTL-38999 and MIL-DTL-26482 aluminum, composite and stainless steel (class K) connectors are QPL certified. The group and its 12 value-added distributors (VAD) based in the USA are able to meet sudden surges in demand whilst maintaining the same high level of service, quality, and on-time delivery. Exceptional Quality Esterline... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Type-C Compliant Interface Connector supports 5 Gbps.

June 16, 2016

With depth of only 8.35 mm, CX70 Series USB 3.1 Gen1 Connector creates additional PCB space for optimizing antenna design. Mid-mount unit simplifies retrofit and repair operations by utilizing both SMT and through hole soldering. Hybrid design also facilitates automated optical inspection and eases reworking of solder terminal joints with visible lead design. Featuring symmetrical mating design that allows for reversible plug insertion, 24-position connector is rated at 5 A for 100 W of power. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Mechanical Power Transmission, Optics & Photonics

Ametek HSC Adds Optical Laboratory, Fiber Optic Component Production and Testing Capabilities

June 13, 2016

Expands Its Leadership in Hermetic Optical Components for Harsh Environments ROSEMEAD, CA - As today's specialty optical components market expands into increasingly harsh environments in oil and gas, aerospace and industrial applications, there is a growing need for reliable hermetic terminations that are critical to reliable system performance. Single mode (SM) and multimode (MM) optical... Read More

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Power Distribution Connectors withstand harsh environments.

May 20, 2016

Available in 3-, 4-, and 7-pole configurations, MINI Power Distribution Series offers plug-and-play solution for industrial motors, automated machine tools, and robotic systems. Industrial circular connectors provide quick disconnect option for applications that demand more power. Since series is completely modular, users can mix and match assorted parts on installation. Full line of accessories including adapter plugs, closure caps and plugs, and integrated cable drops are available. Read More