Cable and Connecting
SPRING FINGER FAMILY FROM TE CONNECTIVITY PROVIDES BETTER INTERNAL CONNECTION FOR A WIDER RANGE OF MOBILE DEVICES
As the demand for electronic devices continues to increase, so does the need for internal connections within these devices. In response to this growing trend, TE Connectivity (TE), formerly Tyco Electronics, offers scalable spring fingers as well as a complete family of spring fingers to serve this surging need across all industries.
New AVX connector sample kit for Solid State Lighting applications available through TTI, Inc.
Kit includes wire-to-board and board-to-board connectors - Now available from TTI, Inc., the global distributor of passive, interconnect, relay & switch and discrete components, is a new sample kit of connectors from AVX for Solid State Lighting (SSL) applications. The kit includes series 9175, 9176, 9177 and 9276 wire-to-board connectors as well as series 9159 board-to-board devices. It is ideal for design engineers wanting to evaluate AVX's connector solutions for SSL applications in their challenge to find the best suited connector for their PCB designs.
High Quality Terminal Posts Manufactured in the UK - Up to 60A rated Custom designs available
CLIFF Electronics, leaders in the design, development and manufacture of components and connectors for audio, engineering, instrumentation, medical, lighting and vending applications manufacture an extensive range of Terminal Binding Posts in their UK factory.
APP - SPEC Pak Connector series of sealed power for environmental conditions
APP's latest addition to the SPEC Pak Connector series of sealed power for environmental conditions, the SPEC Pak High Power Connector, accepts 75 to 180A Powerpole contacts and up to 8 auxiliary contacts.
Switchtec’s through panel terminals improve electrical isolation and simplify interconnectivity
Available from specialist distributor Switchtec, Euroclamp's MPT 'through panel' terminals offer ease of installation and wiring in applications where there is a need to interconnect internal components, particularly in sectionalised housings.
Rutronik - FCI expands its terminal block portfolio
FCI has expanded its terminal blocks product portfolio with additional PCB fixed configurations, power pluggable and spring contact products, all ideal for industrial and instrumentation applications. The products are available now at distributor Rutronik.
ITT ICS APD 4-way High Voltage Connector series can handle up to 500VDC and 34A in same size form factor as a standard APD 4-way
ITT Interconnect Solutions has developed a high voltage connector series which can conduct ten times more VDC than standard APD interconnects. The new APD High Voltage connector can handle operating voltages of up to 500VDC and operating current of up to 34A. Cost effective and highly reliable, the APD 4-way High Voltage series suits automotive applications such as power distribution boxes, controls and junction boxes and also electric and hybrid vehicles.
Double Row Solder Cup Spring Pin Header Strips
Mill-Max has developed a convenient and reliable method to make connections between wires and mating components such as PCBs, batteries or other cable assemblies with our new single and double row solder cup spring pin header strips.
PEI-Genesis and Deutsch Aerospace Sign Global Distribution Agreement Expanding PEI-Genesis’ Footprint in the Commercial Air Market
PEI-Genesis announced today that they have signed a global distribution agreement with Deutsch Aerospace, a leading manufacturer of electrical connectors for the Industrial Vehicle, Mil Aero, Transportation and Oil & Gas markets, to assemble their Mil and Civil Aero connector products, including EN Jet engine connectors for commercial aircraft. The partnership strengthens PEI-Genesis' presence in the commercial aerospace industry while providing Deutsch with a fast, flexible way to meet their customers' needs worldwide.
Anderson Power Products Introduces SPEC Pak High Power Connector
Anderson Power Products (APP) introduced the SPEC Pak High Power Connector, APP's latest addition to the SPEC Pak Connector series of sealed power for environmental conditions. The SPEC Pak High Power Connector has power handling capacity from 75 to 260 amps and an IP68-rated waterproof environmentally sealed shell, making it ideal for portable and test equipment; solar, wind and traditional power generation; traffic control equipment; as well as transportation, industrial, agricultural, and military applications.
Harwin EZ–BoardWare products available from Aerco
Aerco now supplies the Harwin EZ–BoardWare range of products that are designed to reduce time and cost by simplifying electronic assembly processes. Available for surface mount designs in tape and reel for fully automated assembly, EZ–BoardWare products will also increase design flexibility and, in some cases, eliminate processes altogether.
Molex Squib Connector Delivers Unsurpassed Resistance to Handling Issues and Excellent Mating Performance with SRS
Molex introduced the Squib Right-Angle AK-2 Cable Assemblies designed for fail-safe connections in automotive safety-restraint systems. In addition to automotive applications, the Squib Right-Angle AK-2 is perfectly suited to agricultural equipment, (All Terrain Vehicles) ATVs and aircraft
Scorpion Modular Power Connector System From Lane Electronics Handles Up to 100A
Lane Electronics has made available the Positronic Scorpion Series of power connectors. Lane Electronics was appointed as a franchised distributor for Positronic earlier this year.
ITT Interconnect Solutions - Trident High Voltage Connectors
Leading global connector manufacturer and supplier ITT Interconnect Solutions has announced a new connector series developed to drive forward increased specifications in many new and future customer products. Trident High Voltage connectors are aimed at applications such as electric vehicles and industrial devices which require robust and secure interconnects able to handle high power and high voltage in a small form factor interconnect.
Gigabit connector module supports Ethernet transfer rates in rail applications
The HARTING Gigabit module - one of the the range of inserts available for the company's Han-Modular industrial connector system - offers Ethernet performance at up to 10 Gbit/s. The new fully shielded module meets Cat 5, Cat 6 and Cat 7 requirements, and is optimised for use in rail applications.
Molex Flexi-Mate Connector System for LED Applications
Molex has introduced the Flexi-Mate Connector System. Designed to address the backlighting needs of LED TVs, as well as room lighting applications, the Molex Flexi-Mate Connector System is an industry first solution that provides a full range of both board-to-board and wire-to-board connectivity.
ITT ICS - First sealed lightweight connector –Mil-DTL-38999 style aluminium KJAYA series
ITT Interconnect Solutions has announced the development of a new lightweight sealed connector for low-pressure applications for the prevention of water or air ingress up to a pressure of 15psi. Standard Mil-DTL-38999 series III Class Y hermetic connectors provide superior performance in high-pressure applications, but require heavy stainless steel shells and glass to metal compression sealing, with considerable weight implications. ITT ICS' new KJAYA sealed lightweight connector is a Mil-DTL 38999 series III style interconnect with aluminium shells which provides a water- and air-tight solution, yet reduces overall connector weight by over 25%.
ITT Interconnect Solutions announces new Trinity MKJ3 mini-bayonet connector series and enhances 38999 product line
Leading global connector manufacturer and supplier ITT, Interconnect Solutions has announced the expansion of its Trinity MKJ product line with a new mini-bayonet connector series, designated Trinity MKJ3. Developments in electronic subsystems are demanding smaller and lighter interconnects and ITT ICS has responded with the new series, which is up to 70% lighter and 50% smaller than traditional Mil-Std circular connectors while providing high durability and similar environmental performance.
TE Connectivity Introduces High Performance 0.6 Mm Centerline High-Speed Champ Docking Series Connector
To meet the increasing market demand for hybrid I/O connectors, TE Connectivity (TE) has introduced a 0.6 mm CL (centerline) high speed CHAMP docking series connector.
TE Connectivity Develops Compressive 3.5mm A/V Jack For Smaller Consumer Devices
TE Connectivity (TE), formerly Tyco Electronics, introduces a compressive 3.5mm A/V jack to fit in various mobile and other small form factor devices.
Lane Electronics - “Break-away” fastening micro38999 connectors designed for demanding applications
Lane Electronics announces the 8BA series micro38999 circular connectors designed to suit the most demanding applications. Part of Souriau's new micro38999 family, these "Break-away" fastening connectors satisfy the increasing need for more compact, lighter connection solutions for military, aerospace and industrial applications.
Website for UK Designed and Manufactured Waterproof RF and Medical Connectors
Intelliconnect (Europe) Ltd, the specialist manufacturer of Coaxial and Triaxial RF connectors, have gone live with a new website www.intelliconnect.co.uk which supports their extensive product range, custom design capabilities and growing worldwide sales.
High-current connector for simple assembly in rail applications
The new HARTING Han 24 HPR EasyCon is a high-current connector designed as an optimum solution to the demanding requirements of motor drive applications in the railway industry.
Rugged Locking Connectors Provide Secure Power and Data Transmission
Cliff Electronics announced the availability of the Cliffcon range of rugged, locking, connectors. Cliffcon connectors are designed for general industrial multi-pole power connection where a reliable locking system is essential to prevent accidental disconnection and provide touch-proof mating for the additional safety of users. Cliff manufacture three ranges of Cliffcon connectors enabling customers to select the most appropriate connector for any application.
Molex next generation SolarSpec Junction Box for smart functionality
Molex Incorporated is introducing its new SolarSpec smart Junction Box making it easy for manufacturers of solar photovoltaic (PV) panels to provide their products with module-embedded safety and monitoring functions, as well as convenient, safe and dependable connection facilities.
Hypertac REP connectors available from Aerco
The Hypertac REP connector series, a multi-pole, sealed, rectangular, plastic connector that provides quick and easy connection, is now available from Aerco.
TE Connectivity - High-Performance Junction Boxes For Solar Panels
TE Connectivity (TE), formerly Tyco Electronics, is one of the leading connectivity system suppliers for photovoltaic installations. At the Intersolar trade fair the company's presenting its premium innovations: new junction boxes for solar panels, that are smarter, faster and better both in quality and performance.
HARTING features connectivity solutions for stage and event systems
At the PLASA 2011 Entertainment Technology Exhibition, HARTING is featuring its range of connectivity solutions specially tailored to communication and control applications in lighting, sound and automation systems for the theatre, concert and indoor/outdoor event sectors. In addition to its latest industrial connector family, HARTING is also featuring a new Ethernet-based switching technology known as Fast Track Switching.
Nexans provides NG² with specially engineered cable for innovative PLUG shoreside power system
Nexans, a worldwide leading expert in the cable industry, is supplying specially designed power cables to NG² for its innovative PLUG shoreside power system that makes medium-voltage power connections between shore and ship a pushbutton operation. Nexans' Buflex PLUG cable will be used in NG²'s prototype project between Port of Oslo (Norway's largest cargo port) and Color Line A/S, to power its M/V Color Magic RoPax ferry while berthed at port. Color Line A/S's ferry travels between Port of Oslo and Port of Kiel, Germany – one of the most versatile and cost-effective Baltic Sea ports. Nexans is supplying three cables to NG². Each one has a conductor cross-section of 150mm².
Harting at DSEi - Defence & Security Equipment International Exhibition
At DSEi 2011, connectivity specialist HARTING will be featuring the backplane and associated capabilities of its global manufacturing operation: HARTING Integrated Solutions (HIS).
Special SMB Adapter Allows .060 Axial Shift
Sometimes the most effective and economical design for a piece of equipment requires a custom adapter to function. Aviel Electronics recently designed such an SMB jack adapter. The CO-SMB-JKMA-3P01 is a panel-mount with a modified interface to allow external sealing and a .060 axial shift when mated with a standard off-the-shelf SMB plug. This special adapter allows RF electrical connection to a non-standard unit, thereby permitting the use of standard off-the-shelf RF connectors.
Hermetic Sealed Connectors – Product Extension Y-Sol4 T-Junction
The Y-Sol4 connector for photovoltaic applications from Yamaichi Electronics is now also available in a T-junction version. The Hermetic Sealed technology provides leak-tight insert-moulding around the cables, yielding IP68-compliant protection.
Inexpensive Connectors for Current Ratings up to 13 A
W+P PRODUCTS latest products are two power cable connector series with current ratings up to 13 A. The special features are multiple plug-in options such as Wire-to-Wire, Wire-to-Board and Wire-to-Panel.
Binder-USA Improves M12 Connectors with Hexagonal Locking Ring Nut
Binder-USA, a leading global manufacturer and supplier of connectors and cordsets, is pleased to announce the addition of a knurled and hex threaded locking ring nut to the M12 Series 763 and 766 overmolded connectors.
Binder-USA M12 and 7/8 Power Connectors Accept Larger Wires
Binder-USA is now offering M12 and 7/8 field-attachable connectors with larger screw clamp terminations. This change will allow the connectors to accept wires up to 14 AWG. The ability to use a larger wire gauge make the connectors suitable for connecting power applications typically found in industrial environments.
Full range of Camera Link cables from Honda Connectors
Honda Connectors has been supplying connectors to the Machine Vision Industry for many years, Honda's HDR-EA26 series has been adopted as the standard interface for Mini Camera Link. It was therefore a natural progression for Honda to partner with one of its Global Customers, Intercon 1 and promote and supply Machine Vision cables.
Productivity Gain In Power Tool Magnet Wire Termination -- Mag-Mate IDC Poke-In Terminal Allows Vibration-Resistant Contacts
TE Connectivity offers its MAG-MATE poke-in terminal to power tool manufacturers that wish to speed up magnet wire termination as part of their production process. The highly successful MAG-MATE product range applies fast Insulation Displacement Connection (IDC) technology to the termination of magnet wire. In contrast to more time-consuming processes, such as soldering or welding, MAG-MATE wire termination results in a repeatedly accurate, gas-tight interconnection of the highest reliability. Therefore a leading international power tool manufacturer has recently made the switch to standard MAG-MATE poke-in terminals.
Aerco to assemble AB 38999 connectors
Under a new, exclusive UK agreement Aerco has extended its partnership with AB Connectors to include the assembly of Mil-DTL-38999 series III connectors.
FCI Expands Terminal Block Portfolio with New Options
FCI, a leading developer of connectors and interconnect systems, announces the expansion of its terminal blocks product portfolio with additional PCB fixed configurations, power pluggable and spring-contact products, all ideal for industrial and instrumentation applications. With these additions, the product line will fulfill the needs for most connections a customer could need.
CUI Expands DC Power Jack Line-Up
CUI Inc announced an addition to their Components line which now includes a locking nut dc power jack for panel mount requirements. These rugged dc jacks have a center pin diameter of 2.1 mm or 2.5 mm and an outside diameter of 5.5 mm. Contact resistance is 30 m Ω MAX and insulation resistance is 100 M Ω MIN @ 500 Vdc. The jacks are able to withstand a voltage of 500 Vac R.M.S. for one minute and have a voltage rating of 20 Vdc at 5 A.