Electronic Products & Technology


May 4, 2016 by Stephen Law

Power entry module suits Protection Class II devices

SCHURTER KMF power entry module for use in protection class II double-insulated applications provides high functionality in a compact package, just like the popular module for use in protection class I. Suitable for medical equipment used at home, this category…
May 3, 2016 by Stephen Law

Bulkhead mounted housing comes with self-closing cover

HARTING Han B Snap Cap bulkhead mounted housing is equipped with a hinged cover that automatically closes when the connector is removed. The hinged cover effectively protects the interior from external influences via a spring. This special spring on the…
May 3, 2016 by Stephen Law

Machined banding backshell for 360° shield termination

POSITRONIC EM360 banding backshell for D-sub connector applications provides 360-degree shield termination capability using a Band-It-style clamp. Device provides top opening, side opening and low-profile options. Product’s split-body design is lightweight and made of a low magnetic aluminium alloy (EN…
April 29, 2016 by Stephen Law

German firms host US president at Hannover Fair

Representing the largest industrial trade show in the world, with more than 5000 exhibitors and 250,000 attendees from more than 70 countries, the Hannover Fair in Germany was visited by a couple of special guests this week – making three German-based…
April 26, 2016 by Stephen Law

Terminal block connectors come with 2 to 12 contacts

OMRON  XW4 2.54mm pitch terminal block connectors are available with 2-12 contacts. Both vertical and horizontal models are available. Device provides push-in terminals to easily complete connections, while push-in connection method allows repeated repairs. Devices provide hold down structure for…
April 25, 2016 by Stephen Law

Straight, right angle male pcb pins plug into receptacles

MILL-MAX Straight and right angle male pcb pins complement firm’s existing 35XX and 37XX series. In addition to the .020” (0,51mm), .025” ( 0,63mm), .030” (0,76mm) and .040”(1,02mm) diameters available, these new pins now offer diameters of .060”(1,52mm) and .080”(2,03mm).…
April 16, 2016 by Stephen Law

Molex acquires Interconnect Systems

Acquisition strengthens Molex advanced high performance computing solution offering
April 12, 2016 by Stephen Law

Single pole spring type terminal blocks suit compact, low profile devices

METZ CONNECT Series SM99 and SR99 single pole spring type terminal blocks provide a spring mechanism and aimed at compact and low profile devices. Available in SMT and THR designs, devices utilize a simple push-in technique for wire insertion and a large finger-operated…
April 11, 2016 by Stephen Law

Solderless connectors speed repair of custom patch cords

CAL TEST ELECTRONICS Family of solder-assembly 4mm safety banana plug and jack solderless connectors provide a fast, easy way to build or repair custom patch cords in the field, office or lab. Designed to provide protection for both technician and…
April 9, 2016 by Stephen Law

Push pull connectors suit medical, critical applications

ITT CANNON PL Series of high-performance, plastic push pull interconnects for medical and industrial applications provides a quick connect-and-disconnect capability for cable-to-cable and cable-to-board applications. Its lightweight, sterilizable and easy grip design makes the device well suited to the rigors…
March 30, 2016 by Stephen Law

Stainless steel cable gland resists micro-organisms, bacteria

LAPPSkintop INOX stainless steel cable gland with special design features prevent micro-organisms and bacteria from sticking to the surface. Product has an IP68/69K rating and withstands high pressure and high temperature wash downs. Product has a smooth surface, with no…
March 29, 2016 by Stephen Law

Single fiber optic connectivity solution is smaller, smarter

FISCHER FIBEROPTIC FO1 FiberOptic single fiber optic connector is a miniature, lightweight, rugged connectivity solution that is easy to use and improves performance in harsh environments. Device is available either in pre-configured reels or integrated into custom assemblies meeting growing…