Micro-Latch 83513-style connectors from Omnetics save space and weight
Omnetics now has available a full range of Micro-Latch connectors featuring contacts that have been tested to and pass requirements as laid down by MIL-DTL 83513. Featuring housings made of high temperature liquid crystal polymer, the devices save space and weight in critical applications including military and defence, medical and oil and gas.
Updated preferred interconnection parts catalogue from Tyco
The new revision of the Tyco Electronics ‘Preferred Parts Catalogue – Interconnection’, has just been released. Featuring over 500 new products, the catalogue builds on the success of the original issue, highlighting the preferred interconnection products from Tyco Electronics in a customer friendly format, with selection of products by style or application.
ITT’s miniature Snaplock power connectors highlighted on Farnell website
ITT’s VEAM Snaplock single pole power connectors will be highlighted on Farnell’s main website before it enters the main catalogue in 2008. Snaplock family connectors take up to 250 Amps and are 30% smaller than VEAM’s Powerlock connectors which are rated at up to 660A. Both families have a similar connection band, giving minimal power loss over 500 mating cycles.
Optical multiplexers available with wider packaging & assembly options
Omron has released a new Tap Case package and additional fibre assembly options, extending the mounting options for CWDM (coarse wave division multiplexing) multiplexers in fibre-to-the-node and fibre-to-the-home applications.
New Molex Universal EMI Adapter Offers Multiple Optical-Connector Interfaces
The new universal Electro Magnetic Interference (EMI) adapter from Molex gives users the ability to change one half of the optical interface to suit specific applications, while maintaining all functionality and performance benefits of a standard optical adapter.
Connectors are Glow-Wire Compatible
Said to be unique to the market, the new 1.27mm (0.050) Picoflex discrete wire connectors from Molex are ideal for power applications up to 2.4A at 250V as well for many signal applications. They comply fully with the stringent glow wire requirements of IEC 60335 and are therefore a convenient and cost effective choice for use in appliances and systems that are likely to operate unattended.
Farnell is ITT Electronic Components' pan-European stockist for its Cannon products
ITT Electronic Components has announced Farnell as the first pan-European stockist for its Cannon Universal Contacts and Mini RF connectors. An independent range of SMT contacts, the new series of Universal Contacts provides an electrical connection between a device and a PCB. Manufactured as a single piece stamped product, incorporating pre-load and anti-lift features, new Universal Contacts have been designed to replace traditional interfaces w...
SIM card holder has a super-low profile
Yamaichi is extending its range of SIM card holders with the FMS008-6000-0 in a Super Low Profile Design. The height is only 1.5 mm. The component is fitted with a switch and comfortable push/push mechanism.
Compact Ethernet switch offers mechanical robustness in rail applications
HARTING has introduced a low-profile unmanaged 8-port Ethernet switch, the eCon 4080-B1, which features a high degree of mechanical integrity for use in rail vehicles and challenging industrial environments. The new switch features an extended operating temperature range (-40°C to +70°C), and incorporates vibration-proof M12 connectors for power supply and Ethernet interfaces. The D-coded M12 Ethernet interfaces are implemented in easy-fa...
Torsion- Resistant Cables Specifically for use with Wind Generators
Leading cable solutions provider, Lapp Ltd, has made available a new torsion resistant, rubber, single core cable designed by the company specifically for use with today’s wind energy generators. Part of the company’s established Olflex cable family, the H07BN4-F features an abrasion resistant outer sheath and a conductor that that has been developed to allow for torsional movements of ± 150º/m which makes it suitable for connecting the m...