Electronic Products & Technology

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…
September 12, 2017 by Stephen Law

Wireless connectors deliver simultaneous access point

PHOENIX CONTACT FL WLAN 1100 connectors provide a dual WLAN interface delivering simultaneous access point and client function. The wireless module combines an access point and antenna in a single device to provide a space-saving and inexpensive WLAN connection for…
August 17, 2017 by Stephen Law

Connector boosts data transmission performance in automotive housing

ROSENBERGER H-MTD connectors (High-Speed Modular Twisted-Pair Data) combine high-performance data transmission up to 15GHz or 20Gbps and small package sizes in robust and space saving automotive housings. Due to its modular design, the 360° fully shielded differential connector system enables…
August 13, 2017 by Stephen Law

BMA connectors, adapters operate to 22GHz max frequency

PASTERNACK Line of 52 BMA connectors and adapters provides maximum operating frequency of 22GHz and can be used in applications that include blind mating, rack and panels, phased array systems. Product line is made up of 45 connectors with VSWR…
March 28, 2017 by Stephen Law

Overmoulded connector protects in harsh environments

CONEC Superseal series of overmoulded valve connectors provide TPU overmould enhancing protection against external influences in harsh environments and is also tamper-proof. Originally used in the automotive industry, devices provide housings with a single wire seal and rubber boot. Product…
March 17, 2017 by Stephen Law

Target connectors are low profile

MILL-MAX Series 815 and 817 (single and double row respectively) low profile target connectors come with an above board height of 2.21mm. Devices are used in place of SMT pads on a pcb as the mating surface for spring-loaded pins.…
January 6, 2017 by Stephen Law

MMBX connectors, adapters deliver max frequency of 12.4GHz

PASTERNACK MMBX style small form factor connectors and adapters provide a versatile and easy pcb-to-pcb connection, as well as coax-to-pcb connections. Devices also work well in backplane applications. Products provide a maximum operating frequency of 12.4GHz, VSWR of 1.06:1, mechanical…
January 2, 2017 by Stephen Law

Thru-hole spring-loaded connectors have 2mm pitch

MILL-MAX Through-hole version of 2mm pitch spring-loaded connectors (SLC’s) are an appealing option combining both durability and space saving qualities. Devices serve as a practical solution for board-to-board or device-to-board connections with the additional security of through-hole mounting. Devices provide…
December 20, 2016 by Stephen Law

Connectors compatible with cable widths up to M25

HARTING Han 3A size connectors can be assembled with cable diameters as large as M25 instead of the previous limit of M20. The increase allows the connectors to be configured with any contact insert in the series, including those with…
September 19, 2016 by Stephen Law

Miniature pcb connectors suit LED applications

PHOENIX CONTACT PTSM 0,5/.. PL pcb connectors for LED applications provides positive latches on the side, which ensure stable latching with the counterpart. When used in combination with inverted pcb connectors from the same series, the miniature connectors are particularly suitable…