Electronic Products & Technology

November 3, 2017 by Stephen Law

Hybrid power, signal connector combines high power rating with low profile

HIROSE BM28 Series hybrid, miniature FPC-to-board connector includes a 0.35mm pitch, stacking height of 0.6mm and depth of 1.7mm, providing design flexibility. Device is rated up to 5 Amps per pin for power contacts and 0.3 Amp per pin for…
October 28, 2017 by EP&T Magazine

HARTING maps out past year success, key initiatives

German-based and global leader in the connector industry HARTING, delivered a positive business outlook, while underscoring several new key initiatives during its annual media event held recently at North Central College in Naperville IL. This year’s event focused on a…
October 24, 2017 by Stephen Law

3GHz coaxial contacts fit with RG 179 B/U type cable

LEMO 3B series of 3GHz coaxial contact (75 ohm) designed for RG 179 B/U type cable, can be used in various insulator types, providing an alternative solution to HD – BNC in the broadcast market (HDTV, 4K, 8K). Device can…
October 8, 2017 by Stephen Law

Positronic appoints Air Electro as authorized distributor

Positronic, a global manufacturer of high reliability electronic connector products based in Springfield MI, has appointed Air Electro, Chatsworth CA, as an authorized distributor for the full line of Positronic products in the North American market.  “Air Electro brings over…
September 18, 2017 by Stephen Law

Concentric connectors permit rotation upon setup

LEMO Multi concentric contact connector dedicated to setups where connectors need to allow some rotation. The precision engineered devices include multiple concentric electrical contacts, which range in number from 4 to 10, available in various shell sizes. The contacts are…
September 6, 2017 by Stephen Law

PushPull variants address space-saving demands

HARTING M12 PushPull connector solution is available in an angled housing form saving space and helping meet railway sector and rail transport market demands. Device is available with new housing shapes and female versions. Product also comes as device-side flange socket,…
August 28, 2017 by Stephen Law

BMA connectors, adapters lower VSWR to 1.15:1

FAIRVIEW MICROWAVELine of 45 BMA connectors with VSWR as low as 1.2:1, and seven BMA adapters with VSWR as low as 1.15:1 can be used in applications that include blind mating, RF backplanes, rack and panel connectivity, high-speed switching and…
August 25, 2017 by Stephen Law

Wire-to-board interconnect solution meets automotive design challenges

ERNI iBridge wire-to-board connector delivers high current density in a miniature package, providing a small 2.0mm pitch. The single-row cable connector system delivers up to 5A per contact at 20-degree C when paired with an appropriate discrete wire. Device provides…
August 24, 2017 by Stephen Law

Stamped, formed contacts fit size 12 terminals

AMPHENOL ATHD connector series for size 12 and size 8 power contacts now include stamped and formed contacts for size 12 terminals that are rated to 25 Amps. The heavy duty, single pole, rugged, in-line connection system is designed to…
August 22, 2017 by Stephen Law

Overmoulded connector speeds data volumes in industrial plants

CONEC M12x1 X-coded, axially overmoulded male mating connector extends firm’s range of CAT 6A-capable devices, serving the increasing data volumes in industrial plants. Compact device meets all requirements according to IEC 61076-2-109 and with regard to the electromagnetic compatibility according…
July 30, 2017 by Stephen Law

UL 2682 listed connector assemblies provide arc flash protection

MOLEX Woodhead ArcArrest 30A Switch-Rated Connector System safely de-energizes machinery, lighting and power distribution systems. Product simplifies lockout/tagout procedures and helps protect against injury due to hazardous energy released in industrial and commercial operations. The switch-rated devices help prevent hazardous…
July 25, 2017 by Stephen Law

High-power connectivity solution is ultra-rugged

FISCHER UltiMate Series high-power connectivity solution is ultra-rugged, compact and has been extended with two high-power configurations, thus improving the power supply alongside signals. Device enables full integration into all applications, providing improved flexibility with new configurations of 2x contacts…