1.27 mm pitch wire-to-board IDT products
TTI, the authorized specialist distributor of passive, connector and electromechanical components offers the Molex Picoflex family of 1.27 mm (0.50 inch) pitch wire-to-board Insulation Displacement Technology (IDT) receptacles, PCB headers and standard ribbon-cable assemblies. This wide range of products delivers a high degree of flexibility and variety for design engineers looking at high-density interconnect applications.
Clever Cable Gland Handles Large Diameter Cables
Leading cable solutions provider, Lapp Ltd, has developed a new version of its innovative Skintop cable gland which offers a quick and reliable alternative to the traditional 'spring' contact method. The Skintop MS-SC-M incorporates a unique brush connecting system for use with larger diameter cables such as those used in industrial applications including control cabinet construction, engine and tool building, conveyor systems and the automotive,...
Miniature bayonet-lock connectors for tough environments
PEI-Genesis has added Amphenol’s 62GB series of miniature bayonet-lock connectors to its stock profile and is now offering them with the company’s standard 48-hour assembly service. Designed to provide a robust, high-density interface, the connectors are ideal for use on military communications equipment and for applications in demanding industrial environments.
Single-phase connector for decentralised power supplies
The new Han Q2/0 connector from HARTING is a two-pole device designed for single-phase decentralised power-supply applications requiring currents of up to 40 A. Decentralised power supplies based on photovoltaic generation have attracted interest as a means of providing renewable energy in applications such as lighting, signalling and telecommunications. Unlike traditional power-transmission architectures, these systems typically require two-wire...
New lightweight, small diameter cables are fire resistant
Tyco Electronics has expanded its range of lightweight, small diameter C-Lite cables with a version designed for use in high risk and safety critical environments. C-Lite FR cables feature all performance characteristics of the standard C-Lite cable range with the added ability of maintaining circuit integrity for 2 hours during a 1000 degrees Celsius fire (as defined by IEC60331). Prototype samples actually survived the fire for 8 hours.
Ultra-miniature strip connector incorporates hyperboloid contacts
Hypertac has announced the launch of its ultra-miniature high density RD strip connector for PCB connections. It has been designed for particular use in applications that operate in severe environments such as electronic equipment in aerospace and defence applications. Using the 0.30 mm hyperboloid contact, the high density RD connector is offered in one or two rows with a pitch of 1.27 mm, enabling a contact density up to 60 ways per cm². It...
Rectangular PCB connectors save space
The new low profile, high density HDLP range of rectangular PCB connectors from Hypertac are designed for use in space-constrained applications that require low mating force, a high number of mating cycles, low and stable contact resistance, and excellent fretting corrosion resistance. With IP67 sealing when mated, the HDLP series is particularly suitable for missile guidance and propulsion systems, ruggedised computer systems, camera or display...
Connectors handle up to 750A for rugged power applications
Hypertac’s new HBB connectors combine high current handling capability with small size and exceptional environmental performance for demanding power systems applications. The HBB range is suitable for use in all types of high-power applications. This is particularly applicable to electric drives used in fighting vehicles, weapons systems, ground-based and airborne avionics systems, rail transport and the automotive and medical sectors.
New connector range offers size and robustness advantages to the military
Hypertac’s new SnapTac connectors offer designers of military systems improved signal integrity, IP67 sealing and the robustness required for use in extreme environments. The SnapTac connectors combine the company’s high-reliability hyperboloid contact technology with the mechanical features of a spring-loaded contact. The connectors have been designed for high-speed data-audio-video transmission by upgrading commercial Ethernet, USB, IEEE ...
Lapp’s latest Cable Gland Protects Against Cable Bending
Leading cable solutions provider, Lapp Ltd, has launched an extension to its range of SKINTOP® CLICK cable glands. As a result, this market leading cable insertion system for control cabinets now has an additional spiral to protect against bending and to protect and secure flexible cables.