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Latest articles from 'Plugs and sockets'

  • Compact metal hoods for contact inserts
  • Valve connector simplifies manufacturing process
  • PC socket contact with stamped and rolled clip
  • Tyco announces JEDEC-based memory module
  • Binder adds rear-mount receptacles to M8 range

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Compact metal hoods for contact inserts

A new range of hoods for Harting's Han-Compact industrial connectors offers a choice of straight or angled cable entry and variants with surfaces for standard and EMC applications.

News from Harting, Dec 20, 2010

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Valve connector simplifies manufacturing process

Molex has expanded its range of externally threaded Brad mPm DIN valve connectors with the addition of Form C and Form Micro housings for hydraulics and pneumatics systems.

News from Molex, Dec 20, 2010

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PC socket contact with stamped and rolled clip

Radiall has introduced the Radiall NSX series Size 22 socket contact for pc boards, to help reduce the cost of ARINC 600 connectors and thus reduce costs of overall connectors and their manufacture.

News from Radiall, Dec 20, 2010

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Tyco announces JEDEC-based memory module

Tyco Electronics has introduced a very low-profile (VLP) double-data-rate 3 (DDR3) dual in-line memory module (DIMM) socket designed around JEDEC industry standards.

News from Tyco Electronics, Dec 17, 2010

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Binder adds rear-mount receptacles to M8 range

Binder has added rear-mount potted receptacles, which are said to be suitable for use with industrial sensors, to its line of M8 connectors.

News from Binder, Dec 17, 2010

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SPEC Pak enables environmental connections

APP has released the SPEC Pak (Sealed Power For Environmental Connections) connector series for use wherever a rugged or waterproof high-power signal and ground interconnect solution is required.

News from Anderson Power Products, Dec 17, 2010

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YDS jacks target Gigabit Ethernet applications

MSC Vertriebs has announced the availability of the 10/100/1000 Base-T jacks of the 56F series from YDS for applications in industrial computers, network equipment and industrial controls.

News from MSC Vertriebs, Dec 16, 2010

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Connector system for engine control units and more

Molex has introduced its CMX sealed, hybrid, high-density and modular connector system, which utilises the CTX terminal system and is suitable for transportation powertrain applications.

News from Molex, Dec 16, 2010

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Rugged connectors for oil and gas downhole tools

Amphenol is offering a line of high-pressure, rugged connectors for oil and gas downhole tools that feature a bidirectional psi of 20,000.

News from Amphenol, Dec 10, 2010

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Interconnects for harsh environment applications

Fischer Ultimate Original Series interconnect solutions are designed for a range of harsh environment applications.

News from Fischer Connectors, Dec 10, 2010

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Fischer develops cable/connector for Triax cameras

Fischer Connectors and Draka Communications have worked in close partnership to develop an integrated leading-edge solution for HD Triax cameras.

News from Fischer Connectors, Dec 10, 2010

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RJ45 cable assembly suits sensor applications

Yamaichi Electronics has launched the Y-ConRJ45 converter cable, a RJ45 cable assembly that is equipped with M8/M12 circular connectors on the other end of the cable for industrial use.

News from Yamaichi Electronics, Dec 6, 2010

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Unshielded connectors suit miniature sensors

Binder has launched an unshielded version of its 702 series of connectors for M9 applications, including marine equipment, industrial computers and portable communication and medical equipment.

News from Binder, Dec 2, 2010

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Connectors target space-constrained applications

Lane Electronics has launched three ranges of plastic-bodied circular connectors designed to suit applications in test and measurement, laboratory equipment, portable products, and instrumentation.

News from FC Lane Electronics, Dec 2, 2010

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Rugged HT cable suited to defence applications

Quadrant Connections has expanded its stock with the introduction of Habla's MoD-approved Speedfoam 240 HT and 400 HT low-loss, high-power RF coaxial cables, designed for use in armoured vehicles.

News from Quadrant Connections, Dec 1, 2010

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A/V jack SMT for consumer/industrial applications

Tyco Electronics has introduced the circular 3.5mm A/V jack SMT (surface-mount technology) for application in consumer/mobile devices as well as industrial and automotive industries.

News from Tyco Electronics, Nov 30, 2010

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Connector inserts for aerospace applications

ITT has expanded its Arinc 600 series avionic connector product offering to include inserts that combine signal, power, Ethernet and fibre-optic data transmission into a single interconnect.

News from ITT Interconnect Solutions, Nov 24, 2010

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Weald BA connectors suit industrial applications

Lane Electronics has launched the Weald BA series of robust high-voltage connectors designed for use where space is at a premium in portable equipment and instrumentation applications.

News from FC Lane Electronics, Nov 24, 2010

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Connectors for military vehicle communications

Radiall has expanded its connector product offering with the compact and rugged HDQX series for high-speed Ethernet and RF data transmission in aerospace and military environments.

News from Radiall, Nov 18, 2010

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PEI-Genesis connectors can now be bought online

PEI-Genesis has upgraded its website with a personalisation facility called MyPei, which enables customers to shop online and access features such as technical advice and connector comparison charts

News from PEI-Genesis, Nov 17, 2010

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Military connector production capacity expanded

To produce Amphenol's MIL-DTL-38999 Series I, II and III connectors in greater quantities, PEI-Genesis has expanded production capability at its 65,000ft2 European assembly facility in Southampton.

News from PEI-Genesis, Nov 17, 2010

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Harsh-environment connectors shipped in 48 hours

ITT has reduced lead times for its rugged, moisture-sealed Micro-D connectors, for aviation and industrial applications, by expanding its Quick Turn program with distributor PEI-Genesis.

News from PEI-Genesis, Nov 16, 2010

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Plugs for commercial building telecommunications

Stewart Connector, a Bel Fuse division, has added the RoHS-compliant SS-39200 series of category 6a 8P8C modular plugs to its range of connectors for high-speed networking and computing applications.

News from Stewart Connector, Nov 15, 2010

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FCI launches terminal blocks for industrial use

FCI has expanded its terminal blocks product portfolio with new plug and socket configurations that are suitable for industrial and instrumentation applications.

News from FCI, Nov 10, 2010

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FPC connector fits miniature consumer applications

FCI is offering a 0.2mm pitch FPC connector with a 0.9mm height for miniature consumer applications such as mobile phones, smart phones and digital still cameras.

News from FCI, Nov 10, 2010

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Plugs and sockets are devices that allow electrical apparatus to be connected together.

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  • Compact metal hoods for contact inserts

    A new range of hoods for Harting's Han-Compact industrial connectors offers a choice of straight or angled cable entry and variants with surfaces for standard and EMC applications.
  • Tyco announces JEDEC-based memory module

    Tyco Electronics has introduced a very low-profile (VLP) double-data-rate 3 (DDR3) dual in-line memory module (DIMM) socket designed around JEDEC industry standards.
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