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Fischer Connectors MiniMax Pin Socket Version

Fischer Connectors MiniMax Pin Socket Version

Fischer Connectors MiniMax pin socket version extends the popular high-performance, rugged connector family. Fischer Connectors extends the MiniMax miniature, high-performance, rugged connector family with a pin socket version. With the product range extension, the Fischer MiniMax Series is now available both in 19- and 24-pin configurations, giving designers more flexibility, especially where space and weight Read More >>

Molex Lite-Trap SMT Wire-to-Board Connector System

The Molex Lite-Trap SMT Wire-to-Board Connector System has an easy-to-use, push-button latch that allows simple field assembly and removal for thin LED lighting module manufacturers. Molex Incorporated announced its new Lite-Trap SMT Wire-to-Board Connector System, which features an overall compact size that meets the needs of thin LED lighting-module applications. With a profile height of just 4.20mm, Read More >>

FCI Griplet

FCI Griplet Low-Profile IDC Terminal

The FCI Griplet low-profile IDC terminal is a compact, miniature connector for wire-to-board terminations. FCI released the Griplet miniature IDC connector for wire-to-board terminations. The connector offers a robust solution for miniature IDC wire-to-board connections. The low profile and compact design make Griplet an ideal connector for applications where space is tight and ease of installation is important. Each Read More >>

SOURIAU UTL Power+Control Connector

SOURIAU UTL Power+Control Connector

The SOURIAU UTL Power+Control connector is designed for luminaires and urban lighting systems. The UTL Power+Control connector series from Esterline Connection Technologies – SOURIAU, is designed for luminaires and urban lighting systems installed both outdoors and inside buildings. Engineered specifically for LED lighting, it is one of the only harsh-environment connector solutions on the market Read More >>

TE MCON 8 Contact System

TE MCON 8 Contact System

TE MCON 8 contact system expands the MCON family of products for automotive applications. TE Connectivity expanded its MCON family with the MCON 8 contact system. The MCON 8 contact system meets existing cavity and interface specifications for the automotive industry, such as those required for cooling fan applications. To withstand harsh environments, TE added innovative design features like overstress Read More >>

Lumberg RAST 2.5 IMS Connector

Lumberg RAST 2.5 IMS Connector

The Lumberg RAST 2.5 IMS connector ensures safe single-sided mating with an aluminum PCB. Lumberg has developed a direct connector with three to five poles that ensures safe single-sided mating with an aluminum PCB, to address the need for heat dissipation in automotive electronics. Its mating face is compatible with the versatile 2.5 RAST connectors used in Read More >>

ITT’s New Series of Universal Contact Interconnects

ITT’s new series of Universal Contact interconnects for right-angle applications addresses a growing demand for such designs.  ITT Corporation and its Cannon brand announced new Universal Contact connectors for perpendicular/right-angle configurations at electronica 2014. Driven by the growing medical industry need for a low-cost, reliable solution for right-angle mating, ITT has designed this new technology to seamlessly Read More >>

News Briefs

Keyssa Introduces Contactless Kiss Connectivity

Keyssa introduces contactless Kiss Connectivity, a tiny, solid-state system that simplifies secure, instant data flow between devices. Keyssa introduced Kiss Connectivity, a new way to transmit huge amounts of data and video rapidly between devices in close proximity, with virtually no battery drain. Keyssa’s coffee-bean-sized connector combines breakthroughs in mechanical design, electromagnetics, materials science, and Read More >>

Promote Your Products and Services in Connector+Cable Assembly Supplier Buyers Guide

Promote Your Products and Services The Connector+Cable Assembly Supplier Buyers Guide is viewed by thousands of global OEM connector design engineers and buyers, wire harness and cable assembly end users, and contract manufacturers each month. Three options are available: Basic: Company name, one link to your company website, 50-word company description, and 10-product (max.) list Read More >>

Molex Edgemate Power Connectors

Molex EdgeMate Wire-to-Edgecard Power Connectors

The Molex EdgeMate Wire-to-Edgecard Power Connectors eliminate the need for mating headers and offer a positive PCB-locking design and significant cost savings.  Molex Incorporated announced its economically priced 3.96mm-pitch EdgeMate Wire-to-Edgecard Power Connectors, which eliminate the need for mating headers, resulting in cost and time savings. This system supports power applications of up to 7.0A with Read More >>

Binder USA 8-pin M12 connectors

Binder-USA M12 Eight-Pin Receptacles

Binder-USA M12 eight-pin receptacles with right-angled PCB contacts are ideal for industrial network and robot applications.  Binder-USA has extended its range of M12 A-coded four- and five-pin right-angled receptacles to include an eight-pin version. The new receptacles feature a two-piece design that allows for more efficient soldering and assembly to the panel. These connectors are ideally suited Read More >>

Mill-Max 836-838 series connectors

Mill-Max 2mm Pitch Spring-Loaded Connectors

Mill-Max 2mm pitch spring-loaded connectors offer durability and space savings for board-to-board or device-to-board connections. Mill-Max has expanded its line of spring-loaded products with a 2mm pitch spring-loaded connector. As always, real estate is at a premium in electronic packaging as designers demand tighter-pitch interconnects that deliver high-quality performance. These spring-loaded connectors (SLCs) are an appealing Read More >>