Electronic Products & Technology


October 19, 2015 by Stephen Law

Aerospace cables meet demands for high-speed data transmission

GORE Aerospace Cables high-speed data cables deliver improved signal integrity for high-speed data transmission up to 10 gigabits over longer distances. Products support standard protocols such as Ethernet Cat5e and Cat6a, USB 3.1, HDMI 2.0, and more. Constructed with engineered…
October 16, 2015 by David Cianciolo, Director of Engineering, Fischer Connectors

Trends in rugged connectors: What’s new for 2016?

Building things smaller, lighter and smarter has been driving engineers for the better part of this century. It started with consumer technology almost as soon as the PC was invented, and moved a little slower into the industrial sphere where…
October 16, 2015 by Stephen Law

Newark element14 reaches disty deal with CamdenBoss

Newark element14 has reached a distribution agreement with CamdenBoss, leaders in electro-mechanical components, custom enclosures and pcb connection solutions. Other products and services available to Newark element14 customers via CamdenBoss include the new Flat Sheet Plastic Technology (FSPT), providing custom-designed…
October 15, 2015 by Stephen Law

Harting brings real-time customer service via video call

Connectivity solutions provider delivers live technical support through VideoCall
October 15, 2015 by Stephen Law

Cable jumpers boost design flexibility with custom solutions

MOLEX Premo-Flex cable jumpers with the addition of round flat cable (RFC) and hot bar soldering cable versions provide an extensive range of custom pcb-connection solutions. Custom versions are durable, flexible and available in a variety of pitches, cable lengths,…
October 13, 2015 by Stephen Law

SMT spring-loaded connector available on tape and reel

MILL-MAX  855-22-XXX-30-002191 SMT spring-loaded connectors are available packaged on tape and reel for automated pick & place assembly, from 4-40 positions. Devices are double row and on a space saving .050” (1.27mm) grid. Each spring pin provides a base geometry…
October 10, 2015 by Stephen Law

1mm Pitch LCC socket quickly packages on application board

IRONWOOD ELECTRONICS GT-QFN-3010 LCC socket design uses high performance elastomer capable of 75GHz, very low inductance and wide temperature applications. Device is designed for 14.3×14.3 mm package size and operates at bandwidths up to 75GHz with less than 1dB of…
October 9, 2015 by Stephen Law

M12 cable connector provides crimp termination

BINDER M12 crimp style cable connectors withstand vibration more effectively than screw and solder terminated devices, as the crimp connection provides a prominent benefit against acute working conditions and high motion applications. Device guarantees a secure connection with high vibration…
October 7, 2015 by Stephen Law

Connector brings IP69K protection to splash zones

HARTING Han F&B connector series brings modular, user-configurable connectivity with IP69K protection to the splash zone (Zone 2) in food and beverage production. The versatile FDA 21-approved circular devices are made of non-toxic, high performance PP plastic, providing improved chemical,…
September 21, 2015 by Stephen Law

Robust D-SUB connectors require small installation space

CONEC SlimConIP67 D-SUB connectors are very compact designs with extremely small installation space requirements. The panel cut-out for the devices corresponds to that of other D-SUB connectors, so no new panel cut-outs are required and it is also possible to…
September 5, 2015 by Stephen Law

NIST helps bring contactless fingerprint technology to market

Quickly moving through security checkpoints by showing your hand to a scanner seems straight out of science fiction, but the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is working with industry to bring fast, touchless fingerprint readers out of the…
September 5, 2015 by Stephen Law

USB 3.1 Type C receptacle boosts data transfer efficiency

MILL-MAX SuperSpeed Universal Serial Bus (USB) 3.1, Type C IO Socket is a mid-mount receptacle that is 2X faster than USB 3.0 with more efficient data transfer, higher through-put and improved I/O power efficiency. Product’s hybrid layout provides full metal…