Interplex snaps up custom connector supplier
Singapore-based Interplex, a provider of customised interconnect, high-precision and mechanical products solutions, has acquired OCP Group (OCP), a custom connector and cable assembly design and manufacturer based in San Diego, California.
Pre-configured FAKRA cable assemblies for automotive
Amphenol RF has announced the introduction of a line of pre-configured FAKRA cable assemblies featuring the popular RG-58 and RG-174 flexible cables. These cable assemblies are designed with a variety of connector configurations and a number of standard length options from 12” to five meters. They are well suited for a wide range of automotive development applications.
NEC takes on Palau Cable 2 optical submarine cable
NEC Corporation has announced the signing of a contract with the National Submarine Cable Utility Belau Submarine Cable Corporation (BSCC) of the Palau Republic (Palau) for the Palau Cable 2 (PC2) optical submarine cable construction project. PC2, with a total length of approximately 110km, will connect Palau with a large-capacity submarine optical cable that connects Southeast Asia and the US mainland. This cable is scheduled to be completed at ...
Ruggedised connectors deliver data rates of 10Gbps
The R-VPZ Series standard module and Evolution module ruggedised high-speed board-to-board connectors from Amphenol Aerospace are in stock at Mouser Electronics, Inc.
Understanding the MIL-STD-1553B bus
Despite being over 50 years old, the MIL-STD-1553B bus is still widely used, which is probably because it is really good at its job. If you're new to the standard, read on to learn more about its features, the terminology used and how to get the most out of the protocol. By Duane Teachout, Product Manager, Cinch Connectivity Solutions
MIL-SPEC-qualified covers for 38999 series IV connectors
TE Connectivity (TE) has introduced its DEUTSCH 38999 series IV metal protective connector covers. TE is reportedly one of the first MIL-SPEC-qualified suppliers to offer these protective covers, which gives aerospace and defense customers an alternative to more expensive commercial versions.
Smaller, faster, better connector solutions at CES 2021
Most consumer electronic trends have been consistent for the past decade. Smaller devices with increased functionality wrapped up in rugged and durable package. Hirose has continued to support these trends with new connector solutions that enable smaller, faster and better devices in portable/wearable, smart home and automotive markets.
M12-Mini cable connectors with cable gland certified
The performance of the M12-Mini cable connector series in Provertha's vibration-proof reliable crimp connection technology in A-coding (5- and 8-pin) as well as B- and D-coding (Ethernet) has been officially documented on the basis of certifications according to relevant standards.
SUCOFLEX 500 cable assembly facilitates 70GHz at EuMW
Join HUBER+SUHNER at European Microwave Week (EuMW) 2021 to hear how it is expanding its SUCOFLEX 500 series to offer solutions for frequencies up to 70GHz. At the event, HUBER+SUHNER will debut their newest cable assembly solution for the Test and Measurement and High Speed Digital industries.
Performance USB A connectors that last
GCT has launched two USB A connectors with extended mating cycles and enhanced current rating over standard products. The USB1130 and USB1135 are the latest additions to the USB range and are perfect for fast charging and high traffic applications.