Fischer Connectors Articles
Fischer LP360 connector wins Red Dot Awards
The Red Dot Design Awards stand for outstanding achievements in product design. The jury evaluates thousands of entries each year. For its Fischer LP360 connectors from the Fischer Freedom Series, which have already won numerous industry awards, Fischer Connectors has now been awarded the prestigious Red Dot Award for Product Design in two categories: the ‘Mobile Phones, Tablets and Wearables’ category, and the new ‘Smart Produc...
Fischer Freedom Series integrates connectors in fabrics
Fischer Connectors has enhanced the integration capability of its versatile plug & use Fischer Freedom Series. The product line has been extended with new products and accessories allowing design engineers to further optimise cable management in line with their SWaP (size, weight and power) requirements, and integrate low-profile connectors, cable assemblies and active devices easily into all sorts of materials, even the most flexible of fabr...
Rugged connectivity: lessons learned from high-end racing
High-end racing, whether on land or water, is notorious for its secrecy. With the Prada Cup and America’s Cup races in 2021, no one working with any of the hyper-competitive teams would dare give away those secrets. By Stuart Doe, Head of Active Solutions, Fischer Connectors
DSEI 2019: Connector platform delivers SWaP benefits
Nine range extensions of the plug & use Fischer Freedom technology platform were given a worldwide premiere by Fischer Connectors on the opening day at DSEI 2019 in London (September 10-13).
Technology platform continues to gain international recognition
The Fischer Freedom technology platform launched in June 2018 by Fischer Connectors, continues to gain international recognition among the company’s peers throughout the electronics world. Within a single year, the Fischer LP360 connector - the first product of the empowering technology platform - has won two 'Best Product of the Year' awards in 2019, and two Innovation awards in 2018.
Long term vision for connectivity demonstrated at electronica
Fischer Connectors continues to push the boundaries in rugged miniaturisation, high speed data transmission, sealing, wearability and IoT. At the biennial tradeshow electronica, the company showcases in Hall B2, Stand 219 how it is reimagining connectivity with its customers thanks to technological partnerships with Wearable Technologies and SolarStratos, as well as cross-market customer applications in the medical, security, industrial, unmanned...
Easy mating, cleaning and integration makes connectivity easy
Fischer Connectors is continuing to push the boundaries of technological innovation in rugged miniaturisation, high-speed data transmission, sealing, and wearability. Committed to making lives easier the company has launched a breakthrough plug and use connectivity technology with its new product line, the Fischer FreedomTM Series and its first product, the Fischer LP360TM.
Pushing the boundaries of innovation in connectors
Global connectivity solution provider of high performance circular connector and cable assemblies, Fischer Connectors continues to push the boundaries of technological innovation in rugged miniaturisation, high speed data transmission, and sealing.
DSEI 2017: Connector series adds two power configurations
Advances in miniaturisation, performance and data transfer with the MiniMax USB 3.0 and UltiMate Power solutions were showcased by Fischer Connectors at DSEI. The lightweight, high-density, signal & power Fischer MiniMax Series has been extended to include a new dedicated USB 3.0 contact block in the 08 size.
Aerospace connectors on display at Paris Air Show
At the International Paris Air Show (19th to 25th June), Fischer Connectors will showcase its innovative products designed to meet customers’ growing needs for faster, more powerful and smaller solutions in aerospace applications. On Fischer Connectors’ stand (D165, hall 4), visitors can discover the new Fischer MiniMax series USB 3.0 and the new Fischer UltiMate series Power and get a preview of the LP360 wearable connectiv...
How to define the best solution for your cabling needs
This white paper presents the technical basics behind sensing over fibre technologies, its main applications and the cabling solutions involved. Jacques Miéville, Project Manager, Fischer Connectors, discusses the key factors that will help you define the best solution for your cabling needs, in order to have the most reliable and easy-to-maintain system that reduces your maintenance operations.
Fischer rugged flash drive now five times faster with USB 3.0
Fischer Connectors has launched the USB 3.0 version of its ultra-portable,miniature, lightweight and extremely tough Fischer Rugged Flash Drive. This memory stick has been specially designed for the safe transportation and storage of sensitive data in harsh environments.
Ultra-miniature connector has a footprint of only 10mm
Fischer Connectors has launched an even smaller ultra-miniature connector, MiniMax 06, as an extension of its miniature high-density product range, the Fischer MiniMaxTM series. The MiniMax 06 connector can include up to 12 power and signal contacts in a footprint of only 10mm. This corresponds to a density factor of 0.83 - a unique technological feature for a connector with standard 0.5 mm contacts.
Pin socket version extends connector range
Fischer Connectors has extended its MiniMax Series of high performance rugged connector with a pin socket version. This means the MiniMax Series is now available both in 19 and 24 pin configuration, giving designers more flexibility, especially where space and weight restrictions play a role.
Fischer Connectors’ medical connectors and cable assembly solutions featured at MEDTEC
Fischer Connectors helps medical device manufacturers maintain rigorous quality objectives by providing high performing reliable push-pull connectors and cable assemblies for professionals around the world. Custom or off-the-shelf complete interconnect solutions enable medical experts to integrate the latest industry technologies for better precision and performance.
Fischer Connectors at Paris Motor Show as GreenGT H2 technical partner
Fischer Connectors will be present at the famous Paris Motor Show as Technical Partner of GreenGT H2, the first prototype of an electric/hydrogen competition racing car. Fischer Connectors supplies GreenGT with the necessary connecting solutions to secure safety and performance.
Fischer Connectors Breaks New Ground In Miniaturization
The new Fischer MiniMax from Fischer Connectors is a first-of-its kind rugged push-pull interconnect solution for today’s smaller devices. An all-in-one 20 signal (0.5A) and 4 power (5A) connector with a patents-pending 24 mixed contacts. It is designed for the harshest environments, passing extreme temperature tests and boosts an impressive 1,000 hours of salt water spray. The MiniMax is available in three latching systems: push-pull, brea...
New Fischer MiniMax Series-When Less is More
This breakthrough Fischer MiniMax Series increases the performance of your rugged devices, handling more mixed signal & power connections, while saving space, weight and costs. As the demand for portable and miniaturized electronic devices with more functionality growths, so does your need for miniature high-density connectors. Fischer Connectors brings its engineering expertise to design high quality circular interconnect solutions matching your...
Fischer Rugged Flash Drive Protects Sensitive Data in the Field
The Fischer Rugged Flash Drive memory module is securely mounted within a rugged aluminum casing designed to provide full protection against extreme environmental conditions. Sealed IP 68/69K even unmated, the USB flash drive is waterproof down to 120 meters. The Fischer Rugged Flash Drive is resistant to extreme operating temperatures (-40°C to +85°C). In addition, it is protected from shock and vibration damage (withstands a min. 26 x 1.5-met...
Fischer Ultimate connectors For Harsh Environment
Fischer Connectors announces new interconnect solutions Fischer UltiMate Original Series specially designed for a broad range of harsh environment applications. The new Original Series offers rugged, compact, lightweight, sealed connectors and cable assembly solutions ideally suited to withstand a variety of severe environmental, industrial and chemical conditions.