Mechanical Connectors

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

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

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mounting & Attaching Products

Quick-Install Connector offers snap-in, tool-free installation.

April 12, 2016

Offering alternative for prefab and lighting whips, AMC50-QI EZ-Lock™ offers double-snap AMC style mechanism for making secure connections without requiring any tools. Installation requires handler to snap connector onto cable, squeeze lever, and set into knockout. Lever action likewise facilitates and accelerates removal. Made of zinc-plated steel, product is used to connect .40–.61 in. dia AC/MC/MCI-A/HCF/HCFMCI-A/MC-PCS and 3/8 in. FMC cable to boxes or enclosures. 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

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mounting & Attaching Products

HPHT Wet-Mate Connector operates in extreme subsea environments.

March 22, 2016

Designed for operation in such environments as those found in subsea and downhole oil and gas applications, Elite Series Wet-Mate 3-channel, high-pressure, high-temperature (HPHT) connector is functionally tested to 1,034 bar and up to 150°C. This 15.8 mm dia connector, used to communicate electrical signals, features concentric contacts that are individually sealed within pressure-balanced, oil-filled plug and receptacle connector housings. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mounting & Attaching Products, Packaging Equipment

Plugs and Connectors offer IP69K dirt/liquid ingress protection.

March 15, 2016

Carrying IP69K rating, ABB IEC 60309 pin and sleeve devices suit such applications as wash-down operations in food and beverage industry. Cable strain relief and pullout prevention features are standard, and incorporated safety measures include double cable clamp system to prevent cable detachment and 2 screws at each terminal to maintain electrical connection. Housing is self-extinguishing (UL 94V0), UV-resistant (UL 746 F1) Valox® 357 material, which is also resistant to chemicals. 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, Mounting & Attaching Products

SCHURTER to Showcase Innovative Medical Protection Class II Products at MD&M West 2016

February 4, 2016

Santa Rosa, California — MD and M West 2016 also known as Medical Design Manufacturing West, will be held at the Anaheim Convention Center on February 9th through 11th.  SCHURTER will be there demonstrating its high performance AC connectors, switches and circuit protection products that safely and reliably optimize equipment performance.  Our featured product this year will be the KMF... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mounting & Attaching Products

Rugged 10G-Base-T to XAUI Connector features 4 channels.

February 1, 2016

Built to survive military, aerospace, and industrial environments, 4-channel 10G-Base-T to XAUI connector facilitates bidirectional protocol conversion of IEEE 802.3 XAUI to IEEE 802.3 10G-Base-T. Split Pair Quadrax contacts support up to 6.5 Gbps signaling. Containing power supply, 2 dual-channel 10G-Base-T to XAUI PHYs, Ethernet transformers, clocking, and MDIO interface, connector supports 10G-Base-T cable distances of 100 m on CAT6A cable and 30 m on same cable in low power mode. 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

Display & Presentation Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mounting & Attaching Products

Panasonic Develops Single Cable and Connector Solution for Transmission of Full-spec 8K Video Signals*1

January 8, 2016

OSAKA, Japan – Panasonic Corporation today announced that it has developed single cable and connector solution that enable the transmission of uncompressed full-spec 8K video signals(*1). Currently, to transmit video signal via connector-equipped cables from an 8K signal source or other devices to an 8K display, 4K-equivalent images are transmitted using four HDMI cables, and are then... Read More

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

Board to Board Connectors have flexible, space-saving design.

December 23, 2015

Allowing flexibility for high-density board spacing, PSMP interface has 3-piece design with minimum board spacing of 12.6 mm suited for blind-mating situations. Connectors are intended for applications rated up to 200 W at frequencies of 2.2 GHz and have operating frequency up to 10 GHz. Available in smooth bore, limited detent, and full detent configurations, products also exhibit flexibility due to misalignment (axial + 1 mm, radial 4°).<br /> Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Mounting & Attaching Products

Swabbable Needleless Injection Sites are available with t-ports.

December 18, 2015

Made of tinted polycarbonate housing and latex-free silicone valve, t-port swabbable needleless injection sites are EtO and Gamma sterilization compatible. Ports are available to fit 0.079 in. OD tubing (#80172), 0.122 in. OD (#80174), or 0.157 in. OD tubing (#80171). Swabbable luer activated female luer lock allows for aspiration or injection, and t-ports are designed to be bonded in-line. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mounting & Attaching Products

Low-PIM-Rated Products address DAS network applications.

December 17, 2015

Adapters, connectors, surge protectors, and ceiling-mount antennas, used to provide PIM (Passive Intermodulation) protection and performance to meet mobile device data rate and video streaming demands on DAS and LTE/4G bands, meet low-PIM standards with ratings of < -160 dBc or < -150 dBc. These products are specifically designed for in-building wireless systems, such as distributed antenna systems (DAS) networks, used to distribute cellular and Wi-Fi signals throughout building or area. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mounting & Attaching Products, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Industrial GCM Products have watertight design.

December 15, 2015

Along with NEMA 6P/IP67 rating, Pass & Seymour® watertight ground continuity monitoring (GCM) products offer integral indication of ground continuity and power status via dual bright blue or red LED indicator encased in transparent thermoplastic elastomer. Able to withstand effects of impacts, oils, chemicals, heat, and weather, black plugs and connectors have nickel-plated blades and contacts. Receptacles have impact-resistant Valox lid, cover plate, and body and spring-loaded flip covers. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices, Mounting & Attaching Products

Integrated USB 3.1 Connector supports mobile platforms.

December 7, 2015

Featuring integrated jumper and connector assembly, FPConnected&trade; USB 3.1 X-Beam&trade; Bridge includes ultra-low profile USB3.1 Type C receptacle, high-speed Flexible Printed Circuit, and low-profile X-Beam FPC-to-Board interposer. Product is available in variety of length options and can be independently mounted, eliminating time-consuming issues associated with main PCB mounting. In addition, connector delivers optimized signal integrity vs. standard board-to-board or traditional FPC connectors. Read More

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

Automotive-Grade Connectors meet Koshiri Security requirements.

December 4, 2015

Optimized for mating integrity and protection from improper skew insertion, single-row MiniBridge&trade; Koshiri connectors meet Koshiri Security requirements for automotive LED/lighting applications. Scalable 1.27 mm pitch cable connector system, suited for conserving space in connections between PCBs and decentralized function units, is available with 2, 3, 4, 6, 8, 10, and 12 pins and can carry up to 8 A per contact. Passive and active latching options are available. Read More

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

DDR4 DIMM Connector offers press-fit mounting.

November 27, 2015

Measuring 6.50 x 21.3 x 141 mm with 2.4 mm max module seating plane, Model FCN-074B288-G/0P conserves PCB space while optimizing airflow. Unit&#39;s 2.35 mm contacts accommodate 1.8 mm thick substrates. Dual-contact structure provides contact reliability with inserted memory module using 2 contacts points per pad. Design resists dust, flux, and vibration to eliminate intermittent signal loss. Operating from -55 to +85°C, connector has current rating of 0.75 A and voltage rating of 29 Vac/Vdc. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mounting & Attaching Products

MIMO Sector Antennas offer true 180-degree coverage.

November 25, 2015

Consisting of 180° dual-band MIMO sector antenna, Model HG2458-13P-180 combines high-gain and dual-band support for applications in 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz frequency bands. Model HG5813DP-180, a 180° dual-polarized MIMO sector antenna, delivers high-gain with vertical and horizontal polarization for applications in 4.9&ndash;5.8 GHz frequency bands. Both feature heavy-duty UV-resistant plastic radomes for all-weather operation, and dual-feed system via 2 integral N-Female connectors. Read More