Electronic Products & Technology

August 7, 2018 by Stephen Law

FPC/FFC connectors automate visual checks for misalignment

KYOCERA 6892 Series 0.5mm-pitch flexible printed circuit (FPC) and flat flexible cable (FFC) electronic connectors provide improved quality assurance (QA) checks both visual and automated optical inspections (AOI) to prevent misalignment. Devices provide an operating range from -40℃ to +125℃…
July 16, 2018 by Stephen Law

Modules serve as intelligent industrial connectors

HARTING Han-Smart modules (3) deliver intelligent capabilities to customer configurable Han-Modular industrial connector system. Han-Modular Mini-Switch US4 module is a 4 port unmanaged Ethernet Mini-Switch that supports RJ-45 terminated high speed Ethernet devices. An advanced Ethernet and network switch in…
July 5, 2018 by Stephen Law

Waterproof D-Sub earthing connector provides IP66, IP67

MOLEX D-Sub form factor Earthing Connector to help customers make secure and robust earthing connections without the use of special tools or specialist training. Device is designed for hash environments and meets IP66 and IP67 requirements, protecting equipment from stray voltages…
June 20, 2018 by Stephen Law

Connectivity solution simplifies integration in wearable designs

FISCHER CONNECTORS Series (LP360) plug & use connectivity technology simplifies mating, cleaning, integration in wearable designs. Connector does not require key code, which allows freedom of 360-degee mating. Device provides ball-locking mechanism with sealing and variable pre-defined force (patent pending).…
June 19, 2018 by Stephen Law

Compact plug-and-socket connector is waterproof

ITC ELECTRICAL COMPONENTS TEEPLUG Compact Waterproof (NEMA 6P -IP68) plug-and-socket connector line provides high ingress protection (IP 68) for several applications in 4 and 5 pole configurations. Patented products are made in Italy by Techno, using quality materials and advanced…
June 12, 2018 by Stephen Law

Connectors with anodized surface treatment provide quick ID in harsh environments

HEILIND ELECTRONICS Lemo M Series ratchet coupling connectors with anodized surface treatment are lightweight, compact and high-density. The anodized colors aid in identifying connections and remain visible even after extensive use in extreme environments. Device is also IP68-compliant, vibration-resistant and…
May 22, 2018 by Stephen Law

Connectors provide reliable SI performance in rugged environments

SAMTEC SEARAY right-angle connectors come in ANSI/VITA 74.0-2017 Small Form Factor Base Standard, which specifies 12.5mm and 19mm stack height plug-in modules. Devices are capable of speeds up to 25Gbps, provide low insertion/extraction forces and also deliver solder charge terminations.…
May 11, 2018 by Stephen Law

Ultra-compact fine pitch cable-to-board connector is highly optimized

HARWIN M40 series ultra-compact fine pitch cable-to-board connector with phosphor bronze contacts is rated for currents of up to 1A. These lightweight, low profile 1mm pitch units are the smallest in the firm’s portfolio and developed specifically to attend to…
May 7, 2018 by Stephen Law

Sealed connector system boosts reliability

MOLEX Squba 1.80mm-pitch sealed wire-to-wire connector system fits in small spaces and provides protection against liquid, dust and dirt. Devices carry up to a 6.0A current and provide an IP67 NEMA rating on the seals. Seals are retained with caps to…
April 24, 2018 by Stephen Law

Next gen HD camera connectors reduce weight

LEMO Range of 3K.93C.Y SMPTE 304M next generation version of firm’s industry-standard HD camera connectors delivers reduced weight and improved internal design, while reducing both transport and cable termination costs. Product has been engineered to be more tolerant of operator…
April 18, 2018 by Stephen Law

Connector makes reliable contact between pcb and LCD display

FUJIPOLY AMERICA Carbon Zebra connector makes reliable electrical contact using 140 conductive pads per inch when placed between a printed circuit board and an LCD display. Device provides a current carrying capacity of 50mA per .040” x .040” pad and…
April 4, 2018 by Stephen Law

Slim connectors deliver flexibility for rail industry

HARTING EasyCon Han HPR 22 Slim connector for harsh environments can accommodate up to four 250A contacts, yet its flat profile is suitable for height-restricted spaces like the underside of a rail car and its ultra-slim profile leaves room in…