Electronic Products & Technology

September 4, 2018 by Stephen Law

Power connectors solve key design challenges

SAGER ELECTRONICS Molex Ultra-Fit power connectors solve four key design challenges while providing the premium housing features of proven Mini-Fit and Micro-Fit 3.0 connector systems: color-coded housings mitigate the risk of mis-mating, optional TPA retainers significantly reduce terminal back-out, the…
August 30, 2018 by Stephen Law

Solderless connectors deliver operating frequency up to 50GHz

PASTERNACK Solderless vertical launch connectors are suitable for high-speed networking, high-speed computing and telecommunications applications. Product series consists of 12 models that provide VSWR as low as 1.3:1 and maximum operating frequency of up to 50GHz, depending on the model.…
August 3, 2018 by Stephen Law

12mm mated connectors comply with ANSI/VITA 42.0 XMC standard

SAMTEC 12mm stack heights of connector sets comply with recent ANSI/VITA 42.0 XMC standard, which defines an open standard for supporting high-speed, switched interconnect protocols on an existing, widely deployed form factor. Product revision further defined the concept for the…
July 21, 2018 by Stephen Law

Connectors boost mating tolerance, withstand up to +125°C

KYOCERA 5656 Series electronic Board-to-Board connectors provide 0.5mm pitch and a proprietary floating structure that delivers the high mating tolerance with heat resistance up to +125°C. Devices deliver heat resistance up to +125°C and a proprietary floating mechanism that provides…
June 4, 2018 by Stephen Law

Connectors boost performance on low loss cables

AMPHENOL RF Redesigned TNC connectors are optimized for use with Low Loss 195 and 240 cables, which provide enhanced shielding with a bonded foil construction ensuring 100% coverage. Devices provide a nominal impedance of 50 ohms and low return loss…
May 26, 2018 by Stephen Law

Small, rugged fiber optic connector survives harsh environments

BULGIN 4000 Series Fiber Simplex LC fiber optic connectors are specialized for use in harsh environments. Device’s small form factor is useful where installation space is limited or multiple connectors need to be accommodated. Product provides a secure quick twist…
April 29, 2018 by Stephen Law

Harting Roadshow Truck to roll thru Canada

German-based interconnect provider adds new territory sales manager for Ontario
February 13, 2018 by Stephen Law

Harting remains focused on connection to Industry 4.0 customer base

4.0 Innovator: One on one with Philip Harting
January 24, 2018 by Stephen Law

Interchangeable, intermateable connectors suit harsh environments

SOURIAU Trim Trio series of harsh environment connectors are based on a contact platform that can be shared among several connector designs. Product series utilizes a trio of size 30 AWG – 6 AWG contacts (machined, stamped & formed and…
January 13, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

Advanced Interconnections transitions to ISO 9001:2015 Standard

Advanced Interconnections Corp. (AIC), manufacturer of PC board connectors and semiconductor sockets, recently announce the successful recertification of its quality management system to the newest ISO 9001 Standard, which is focused on consistently meeting customer and regulatory requirements while striving for process…
October 6, 2017 by Stephen Law

Ultra-miniature USB 3.0 connectors are lightweight

FISCHER MiniMax Series of Ultra-miniature USB 3.0 connectors are lightweight and high-density. Product Series has been extended to include a new dedicated USB 3.0 contact block in the 08 size; a robust, IP68 solution that meets needs for even faster…
September 19, 2017 by Phill Shaw, senior product manager for board level products, HARTING North America

How DIN components keep finding new relevance

As newer connector designs evolve, offering higher transmission speeds and smaller contact spacing, some traditional connector series continue to develop new features of their own to maintain market relevance. Take the standard DIN 41 612 electrical connector. Its demise has…