Electronic Products & Technology


May 25, 2020 by Stephen Law

Connectors come with plastic threaded rings

BINDER USA Series 763 M12-A connectors with plastic threaded rings are IP68-rated male and female cable connectors available with 3, 4, 5, 8 or 12 gold- plated contacts in a molded UV-resistant nylon (PA) housing. Devices provide a lightweight, cost-effective…
May 2, 2020 by EP&T Magazine

Industry component veteran passes

Shelly Newman 1934 - April 29, 2020
April 27, 2020 by Stephen Law

Flexible, low-loss cable assembly performs to 67GHz

SAMTEC RF047-A flexible low-loss cable assembly with performance up to 67GHz, uses 1.85mm male and female connectors, operates to 67GHz with a maximum VSWR of 1.4:1 or better. Devices are solder clamp designs with fully captivated center contacts. The body…
April 24, 2020 by Stephen Law

Sealed connectors provide latching mechanism

SWITCHCRAFT Mini-Con-X Insta-Click Sealed Connectors provide a latching mechanism that includes an automatic positive lock. The latching mechanism improves the water resistance rating to IP68 when used as part of a molded cable assembly making it suitable for harsh environments.…
April 14, 2020 by Stephen Law

SMT connectors serve low profile board-to-board designs

ADVANCED INTERCONNECTIONS Mezza-pede 1.0mm pitch SMT connectors are designed for low profile board-to-board or flex cable-to-board applications where long-term reliability and a compact size are required. Devices provide low profile design with a mated height of 2.92mm. With firm’s enclosed…
April 7, 2020 by Stephen Law

Compact power connectors boost density

PHOENIX CONTACT M12 Power range of high density, compact power connectors come with a form factor suitable for power applications. Product series is available in 12 or 17 poles as plug and socket versions. Connector housing is zinc diecast and…
March 12, 2020 by Stephen Law

HDMI 2.1 connectors support 4K 120Hz, 8K 60Hz and dynamic HDR format

HEILIND ELECTRONICS JAE Electronics DC04 Series HDMI audio and visual connectors are approved for HDMI 2.1 use. Devices meet the increasing demand for higher video resolutions and faster refresh rates. Devices are Category 3, Type A-compatible, ensure stable, high-speed transmission…
February 27, 2020 by Stephen Law

Spring-loaded connectors delivers tiered contact arrangement

MILL-MAX Single and double row First Mate/Last Break (FMLB) spring-loaded connectors support applications where electrical signals must be made and broken in sequence rather than all at once, such as in hot swapping or hot plugging. Devices can be used…
February 11, 2020 by Stephen Law

Coloured, overmoulded connectors simplify complex cabling

CONEC M12x1 Connectors overmoulded with coloured plastic coupling screw/nut are suitable for municipal technology and the agricultural sector. Options to choose between five colour variants (black, white, yellow, red, blue, green) simplifies the assignment of complex cabling and with a…
January 18, 2020 by EP&T Magazine

Digi-Key inks global disty deal with Anderson Power

Global electronic components distributor Digi-Key Electronics has expanded its product portfolio by signing a global distribution partnership with Anderson Power Products (APP). The new partnership will provide Digi-Key customers with worldwide, 24-hour availability of APP’s interconnect solutions. “We are excited about…
January 8, 2020 by Stephen Law

Compact splicing connector ensures fit to all wire types

HEILIND ELECTRONICS WAGO 221 Series compact splicing connectors are 40% smaller than firm’s 222 Series, providing more junction box space in applications like lighting and home automation. Compact devices are constructed with transparent housing for safe installation. The user-friendly design…
December 11, 2019 by Stephen Law

12G MCX connectors facilitate 4K Ultra HD broadcast

HEILIND ELECTRONICS Amphenol RF 12G MCX line of connectors include high-frequency BNC and HD-BNC devices that provide single-channel transmission of 4K and Ultra HD quality signals, and support data transfer rates of 12Gbps per SMPTE standards. Products provide 75-ohm impedance, a…