Electronic Products & Technology


June 1, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

Positronic joins open compute project as community member

Positronic, global manufacturer of reliability power and signal connectors, has joined the Open Compute Project (OCP) as a Community Member. Founded in 2011 by Facebook and other members, OCP is a collaborative community focused on redesigning hardware technology to efficiently…
May 21, 2019 by Stephen Law

IP69 rated power connector is waterproof, dust proof

HIROSE HVH-280 Series high-voltage waterproof, miniature connector for harsh environment conditions provides a compact, low-profile design that offers space-savings up to 40% compared to competing connectors. Device provides rugged, vibration resistant performance via a two-point lock mechanism that meets the…
May 15, 2019 by Stephen Law

Contactor packs high-performance, durability into small case size

TTI TE Connectivity CII FCC-360 60-Amp contactor provides 2.5” x 2.1” footprint, packing high-performance and durability into a small case size. Device features a rugged double make contact design, reduces wear and tear for long life and the gasket seal…
May 10, 2019 by Stephen Law

Connector System comes with gold plating

MOLEX PicoBlade wire-to-board and wire-to-wire connector system is now available with gold plating. The terminal’s two-point contact design delivers a secure electrical connection, even under low-current, low-voltage and high-vibration conditions. The crimp receptacle features two latching ramps to minimize uncoupling…
May 9, 2019 by Stephen Law

USB 3.0 type-A vertical connectors support 5Gbps data speeds

BEL Stewart Connector USB 3.0 Type-A vertical connector support data speeds up to 5Gbps for USB 3.0. Device has plug/play capabilities where hot insertion/ejection may occur without issue, under a load. Devices are plated with 30 micro-inches of gold on…
May 1, 2019 by Stephen Law

Modular cable entry system delivers flexible management

WEIDMULLER Cabtite Cable Entry System for pre-assembled cables and cables without plugs is a modular frame system that provides users increased flexibility in the cable management of control cabinets and OEM equipment in manufacturing environments. System speeds-up installation, facilitates service…
April 27, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

Newark launches online reference tool

Online reference tool provides detailed information on all connectors from leading brands
April 24, 2019 by Stephen Law

USB type-C connectors deliver waterproof protection

JAE ELECTRONICS DX07 Series USB Type-C receptacles provide waterproof protection. Devices are designed to eliminate the risk of small gaps forming during the reflow process, done through the use of an exclusive insert molding technique. As a result, IPX8-level protection…
April 22, 2019 by Stephen Law

TTI becomes exclusive disty for Seacon connectors

TTI Inc., specialty distributor of electronic components is now the exclusive distributor for Seacon underwater connectors from TE Connectivity.  The Seacon line is long recognized as leading the industry in connection systems for undersea applications including remote operating vehicles, dive…
April 11, 2019 by Stephen Law

Pcb standoffs speed attachment, removal of stacked components

PEM SMTSK unthreaded standoffs permanently surface-mount on printed circuit boards to enable quick attachment and removal of stacked components without requiring screws or tools. Product’s barrel design allows for a stacked board or panel to be slipped easily into place…
April 9, 2019 by Stephen Law

Push pull connector fits wide variety of plug, receptacle styles

XTronics BIX ‘B’ series push pull, self-latching connector is among the most common and widely used interconnect device and can be found in most industries for a wide variety of applications. Device is small and compact and provides a wide variety…
April 9, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

PEI-Genesis launches value-added program with Positronic

PEI-Genesis, leading global assembler of precision connectors, is now certified to provide value-added connector assembly services for Positronic, a global manufacturer of high reliability electronic connector products.  The first authorized distributor to be certified as a value-added assembly partner for…