Press Release Summary:
Qualified to withstand immersion at 60 ft for 4 hr in mated or unmated condition, Pisces IP67 and IP68 waterproof connectors can be hermetically sealed for high pressure environments. Waterproof RF connectors are available for coaxial, triaxial, and twinaxial waterproof connector groups. Standard models include high-frequency waterproof connectors, to commercial and MIL standards, including SMA, TNC, N, SMB, and push-pull connector types. Operating range is -65 to +165Â°C.
Original Press Release:
Intelliconnect "Pisces" Waterproof Connectors for Marine and Harsh Environments
Crossville, TN --- Intelliconnect USA, LLC , a US-based manufacturer of RF connectors, has released the Pisces IP67 and IP68 waterproof connectors for harsh environments. These connectors are qualified to withstand immersion at 60 feet for four hours in their mated or unmated condition without any moisture or dust ingress. Pisces connectors also can be hermetically sealed for higher pressure environments. They are intended for applications including
Pisces waterproof RF connectors are available for most Coaxial/Triaxial/Twinaxial waterproof connector groups. Standard models include high frequency waterproof connectors, to both commercial and MIL standards, including SMA, TNC, N, SMB and push-pull connector types.
These connectors can be modified to meet most customer requirements. Custom designs are typically available within 24 hours.
The price starts at $10.00 in small quantities. Selected models are available off the shelf.
All Pisces connectors are designed to meet the requirements of US MIL-PRF-39012, MIL-STD-348 and IEC: 169-8. Waterproofing meets IP68 per IEC 60529, (NEMA 6P or better), tested to a 20 meter water depth in an unmated condition for duration of 4 hours. Operating temperature range is -65°C to +165°C; corrosion (salt spray) performance is to MIL-STD-202, Method 101 and moisture resistance is to MIL-STD-202, Method 106.
More information is available on the Intelliconnect website. A Pisces brochure is also available.
Formed in the UK in 2003 in response to the almost complete abandonment of the UK by the RF connector manufacturing industry, Intelliconnect joined forces with a small innovative US operation in 2004 and has quickly become a market leader in design led manufacturing of RF connectors, waterproof multi-pin connectors and cable assemblies. Both the UK and USA divisions of Intelliconnect now enjoy a growing reputation for high quality products and first class service. Their product range includes waterproof connectors which have become established as the solution of choice for specifiers in the marine, oil and gas, defense and general antenna markets.
They produce a range of triaxial components which are recognized as the best quality available in the market today. Their custom design service is the quickest available in the market today, and does not incur NRE charges. They also offer a full range of standard RF connectors and a cable assembly service.
Intelliconnect does not compete with the plethora of low-cost offshore products available in the market today. Rather they offer traditional engineering values coupled with innovation, agility and a passion for serving their customers.