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Wire-to-board connector extends locking options

Wire-to-board connector extends locking options
Hirose has extended the locking options for its 2.0mm pitch DF51 Series wire-to-board connector. The new DF51K Series features a space-saving centre lock design. The user-friendly positive lock provides a clear tactile click and secures a reliable connection. Available in multiple widths, the centre lock lever offers high density mounting and enables easy operation.
19th July 2019

Flexible cable/flat printed circuit connectors series launched

Flexible cable/flat printed circuit connectors series launched
HIROSE Electric has introduced the FH52K series of robust and reliable flat flexible cable/flat printed circuit (FFC/FPC) connectors. The FH52K series can withstand higher operating temperatures than the standard FFC/FPC connectors. The series has an extended temperature range of up to 125°C compared to the FH52 series. With this heat resistance capability, the connector satisfies the needs of severe automotive requirements.
12th July 2019

Low-profile connector reduces system size

Low-profile connector reduces system size
Specialist in the development of innovative connector solutions, Hirose, has developed a versatile wire-to-board connector that enables OEMs to reduce the size of end devices. Part of the SignalBee connector family, the two millimetre pitch DF51 Series connector has a user-friendly positive lock that provides a clear tactile click and secures a reliable connection.
13th June 2019


High-voltage power connector offers space savings

High-voltage power connector offers space savings
Developer of innovative connector solutions, Hirose, has announced a high-voltage waterproof connector for harsh environment conditions including automotive applications like electric vehicles (EVs), plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEVs) and fuel cell vehicles (FCVs). Featuring a compact, low-profile design, the HVH-280 Series offers space-savings of up to 40% when compared to competing connectors.
15th May 2019

Enhanced current carrying capacity for wire-to-board connectors

Enhanced current carrying capacity for wire-to-board connectors
Developer of innovative connector solutions, Hirose, has expanded the current carrying capacity of the EnerBee power connector family. The DF60 Series wire-to-board connector now supports applications requiring current ratings up to 65A. Featuring a compact space-saving design, the DF60 Series power connector has a pitch of only 10.16mm. 
2nd April 2019

Waterproof industrial push-on bayonet lock connector

Waterproof industrial push-on bayonet lock connector
Specialist manufacturer in connectors, HIROSE Electric, has introduced its new robust lightweight circular EM30M Series. The series is suited to connect wind power generation systems, medical equipment, and factory automation machinery applications. The push-on bayonet lock saves users time and reduces the risk of electrical shock with the IP2X rated specification designed for contact touch protection against access to hazardous parts.
15th March 2019

In-line power connector features single action lock

In-line power connector features single action lock
HIROSE Electric has introduced the EF2 series of robust power connectors to meet the increased demand for high powered connectors offering advanced reliability for industrial equipment. The EF2 series consists of DIN rail mount type in-line power connectors that uses a single action robust lock connection method for inserting standard ring terminals to maintain a stable and secure connection.
29th January 2019

Wire-to-board connectors designed for range of applications

Wire-to-board connectors designed for range of applications
  HIROSE Electric has introduced the DF51 series of robust Wire-to-Board Connectors for applications requiring more strength and durability. A wide range of applications are suitable such as industrial machinery, medical devices, smart meters, and industrial robots.
22nd January 2019

USB Type-C connector product offering for high current requirements

USB Type-C connector product offering for high current requirements
  The compact USB 3.1 Gen2 Type-C connector family from Hirose with the introduction of four new versions that offer high current performance, waterproof certification and vertical orientation for enhanced design flexibility in a compact form factor. 
17th October 2018

High current connector offers resistance to rough handling

High current connector offers resistance to rough handling
HIROSE Electric has introduced its new robust lightweight circular EM52M Series. The series is suitable to connect wind power generation systems, medical equipment, and factory automation machinery applications. The push-on bayonet lock save designers valuable time and reduce the risk of electrical shock with the IP2X rated specification designed for finger protection against access to hazardous parts.
3rd September 2018

Board-to-board connector delivers high transmission speeds

Board-to-board connector delivers high transmission speeds
Hirose has developed a miniature board-to-board connector that combines a rugged design with high-speed transmission speeds of more than 10Gpbs to support a number of industrial applications. Featuring a pitch of only 0.8mm pitch, the ER8 Series contacts are optimised for signal integrity performance, ensuring reliable high-speed performance.
2nd August 2018

Industrial connector offering expanded

Industrial connector offering expanded
Expanding its ix Industrial Series product offering, an insulation displacement connector (IDC) plug assembly for faster installation and a 'B' Key version for non-Ethernet applications has been introduced by Hirose, a the development of innovative connector solutions.
13th June 2018

Connectors support high speed transmission for industrial applications

Connectors support high speed transmission for industrial applications
  HIROSE has introduced the ER8 series of connectors that supports high speed transmission of more than 10Gbps for industrial applications.
8th November 2017

Connector combines higher power rating with lower profile

Connector combines higher power rating with lower profile
Hirose has launched a miniature FPC-to-board connector designed for power line connection in portable devices such as drones, IoT modules, laptops, medical devices, smart phones, tablets, wearables and more. With a space-saving design that includes a 0.35mm pitch, stacking height of only 0.6mm, and depth of 1.7mm, the low-profile BM28 Series hybrid FPC-to-board offers design flexibility and enables the miniaturisation of portables devices.
16th October 2017

Miniature connector suitable for industrial Ethernet

Miniature connector suitable for industrial Ethernet
At ENOVA Paris which took place 19th to 21st September 2017, Electronic Specifier met with Hirose Electric Europe. The Japanese connector company were excited to present its new products for the first time in France, and we got the chance to interview John de Graaf (pictured), Hirose’s Deputy General Manager for Sales and Marketing. At the show, Hirose presented its ix Industrial connector which features a small and robust design for use in industrial environments.
26th September 2017

FFC/FPC connectors meet harsh automotive requirements

FFC/FPC connectors meet harsh automotive requirements
Suitable for industrial and automotive applications, HIROSE has introduced the FH63 series range of Flat Flexible Circuit/ Flat Printed Circuit (FFC/FPC) connectors to allow automated insertion of a FFC/FPC. The connector series is 105°C heat resistant and meets severe automotive requirements, and supports the signal transmission requirements of Embedded Display Port 1.3, HDMI 1.4a, USB 3.0, and V-by-One HS.
20th July 2017

Compact connector for development of thinner portable devices

Compact connector for development of thinner portable devices
Designer and manufacturer of innovative connector solutions, Hirose, has developed a compact flexible printed circuit (FPC) connector that offers a low-profile of only 0.5mm with a space-saving 0.25mm pitch and depth of 3.15mm when locked. The FH64MA series contributes to profile reduction in a variety of portable and consumer devices including active trackers, electronic labelers, laptops/tablets, portable audio players, portable gaming devices, smart/mobile phones, smart glasses and smart watches.
6th July 2017

Wire-to-board connector replaces traditional terminal blocks

Wire-to-board connector replaces traditional terminal blocks
Designer and manufacturer of connector solutions, HIROSE, has launched a user-friendly, wire-to-board connector for LED lighting module applications. The KN27 series was developed to replace traditional terminal blocks in LED lighting module applications. The design eliminates the need to screw down the connection and check for loosened terminal block screws, and offers a more reliable termination that reduces installation variation, time, and cost.
11th May 2017

Board-to-board connector ensures correct and safe mating

Board-to-board connector ensures correct and safe mating
A versatile board-to-board connector system has been launched by Hirose that combines specialised floating contact alignment with a high-current carrying capability up to 25A. Part of the FunctionMAX connector family, FX30B series has a contact design that can absorb misalignment up to ±0.3mm in the X and Y directions and 1.0mm in Z direction. This is particularly beneficial when multiple connectors are used on the same PCB, as the floating mechanism offers a degree of play between the contacts during mating to ensure correct and safe mating.
3rd May 2017

Power connector features secure one-step connection

Power connector features secure one-step connection
To support a wide range of power control and battery applications, Hirose has developed a single-pole 160A in-line power connector. The high-current EF1 series power connector utilises a crimp contact that offers a quick and secure one-step connection. The snap-in lock produces a secure, locking connection and eliminates the need for contact screws, ensuring a stable and consistent connection. The EF1 series has a highly reliable contact spring design with multiple contact points.
28th March 2017


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