Finisar Accelerates 10G Ethernet Server Connectivity
Finisar Corporation today announced the industry’s first serial 10 Gbps active optical cable family designed to accelerate and support 10G Ethernet server connectivity. The Laserwire™ family consists of the Laserwire cable, a high density electrical connector and 10G Ethernet adapter modules to facilitate adoption into legacy transceiver ports. Laserwire utilizes fiber optic technology for the transmission of data while reducing the weight, ...
Industrial connector module from Harting has current rating of 70 A
A new insert module with a current rating of 70 A has been added to the Han-Modular range of industrial connectors from HARTING. The new Han 70 A module accommodates two power contacts with axial screw termination, and is rated for voltages of up to 1000 V at 70 A. Although this module has a high electrical power rating, it is only half the size of HARTING's existing 100 A module.
ITT’s Chip on Flex Filter Technology Withstands 1,000 Cycles of Thermal Shock and Vibration Testing
ITT Electronic Components, a leading global manufacturer and supplier of connectors, interconnects, and cable assemblies, has tested its Chip on Flex (CoF) filter connector technology to 1,000 cycles of thermal shock from -55°C to +125°C per MIL-STD-1344. Compared to the ceramic planar array block capacitor used in conventional filter connectors, the Cannon CoF connector utilizes a state-of-the-art flexible circuit where individual chip capacit...
PCB mount USB connectors deliver data speeds up to 480 Mbit/s
Offered in a wide range of configurations, USB 1.1 and 2.0 compliant PCB mount connectors from connector and component manufacturer GTK are capable of fast data transfers with speeds of up to 480 Mbit/s. The connectors are available in A and B series and benefit from a large range of readily available standard cable assemblies. Custom made assemblies are also possible.
Molex Expands Industrial Product Line
Molex has introduced Sealed SFP Assemblies in response to customer demands to incorporate SFP transceivers into sealed panel mounted receptacles. These new solutions also meet a market need for upgrades from a copper Ethernet system to an optical transceiver, or can interchange between the two as requirements demand.
Cable withstands torsion in all three dimensions
igus has launched a cable with individual conductors designed to withstand high levels of torsion in all three dimensions. The robot-suitable cable is ideal for robotic and other applications, such as rotary tables or spindle drives that must be supplied with high power levels.
Cinch Unveils High Density Filtered D-Sub Connector
Cinch Connectors has introduced a RoHS compliant high-density filtered D-Sub connector. Targeted specifically at the commercial market, this new connector features a more dense contact arrangement, resulting in substantial space and weight savings for design engineers.
ERNI Offers Complete ERmet ZD Portfolio
ERNI Electronics has complemented its ERmetZD range of straight male connectors and right-angled female connectors with the addition of new right-angled female connectors in 2, 3 and 4 contact pair versions. The product family has been extended with new straight female connectors (4-pair version), evaluation kits and the ERmet ZD cable connector system. These components together encompass a complete high-speed connector portfolio that is specifie...
4 GHz Attenuators for WiMax, WiFi and WiBro
Coaxial Dynamics has announced the new broadband 6902-BNCF series of 2 Watt BNC attenuators rated from DC to 4 GHz, which includes WiMax, WiFi and WiBro testing applications. VSWR is 1.25:1 maximum through 4 GHz and the accuracy is +/- 0.3dB to 6dB, +/- 0.5dB to 20dB and +/- 0.75dB to 30dB. Standard dB values include 3, 6, 10, 20 and 30dB with others available on special order. All BNC models have bi-directional operation and other connector t...
SIM card holder from Yamaichi is ultra-flat
Yamaichi is continuously extending its range of ultra-flat and extremely space-saving card connectors for Flash and SIM cards. After presenting the flattest connector for the micro SD card available on the world market only last spring, the second SIM card connector is now also available in Ultra Low Profile design and with a height of only 1.5 mm (FMS006-5000-0).