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Bioconnect Medical Cables

Bioconnect’s Medical Cable Reduces Electrical Interference

Developed with a medical device manufacturer, Bioconnect’s medical cable reduces electrical interference and is now available to all customers. Working with a medical device company, Bioconnect, a division of RF Industries, has designed a cable that eliminates unwanted electrical noise. A medical device company developed a mapping catheter system that improved the diagnosis and treatment of atrial Read More >>

GTK 0.3mm FPC Connectors

GTK 0.3mm FPC connectors incorporate a dual-contact style for design flexibility. GTK has expanded its ZIF connector range with the addition of 0.3mm FPC connectors. These connectors are available in 11 to 61 positions and incorporate a dual-contact style for design flexibility as well as a back-flip actuator for easy insertion of the flexible printed circuit. Read More >>

Mill-Max target connectors

Mill-Max Target Connectors and Pins

The new Mill-Max target connectors and pins are used in place of SMT pads as the mating surface for spring-loaded pins.  Mill-Max introduced a selection of new target connectors and pins that are used in place of SMT pads on a PCB as the mating surface for spring-loaded pins. The new series includes .100″ (2.54mm) and 2mm Read More >>

Yamaichi Cable Assemblies

Yamaichi Y-Con Cable Assembly Product Line

The Yamaichi Y-Con cable assembly product line includes adapter cables with M12 and push-pull connectors that terminate to RJ45 and USB interfaces.  Yamaichi Electronics’ Y-Con product line provides adapter cables with M12 or push-pull connectors that connect to RJ45 or USB interfaces. All the required connector components are available on-site at Yamaichi, so the entire cable assembly can be manufactured at a single production location. Yamaichi Electronics Read More >>

US Conec 900 Micron MTP

US Conec 900 Micron MTP Connector

The US Conec 900 micron MTP connector supports direct coupling to 900 micron loose or tight buffered fibers. US Conec released a 900 micron MTP connector solution that supports direct coupling to 900 micron loose or tight buffered fibers. Combining novel transition components with US Conec’s MTP brand connector, the 900 micron MTP kit delivers reliable termination, ensuring ample fiber movement Read More >>

USB 3.0 Super Speed

USB 3.0 Technology at a Glance

Need to brush up on the latest info about USB 3.0? John MacWilliams explains the pros, cons, history, and future of USB 3.0 technology at a glance.   The Universal Serial Bus standard has been one of the most successful connector specifications ever, shepherded by the USB Implementers Forum. USB dates back to 2008 and Read More >>

Omnetics USB 3.0 connectors

How to Use USB 3.0 Connectors

As we begin to expand usage of USB 3.0 to reap the many benefits, we must pay attention to how the connectors and cables affect circuit operation. Here, Omnetics’ Bob Stanton explains how to use USB 3.0 connectors and cables.   As we begin to tap into the potential of USB 3.0 speeds that run up Read More >>

Pasternack Ultraminiature cable assemblies

Pasternack Ultraminiature Cable Assemblies

Pasternack ultraminiature cable assemblies provide performance up to 6GHz with micro-coax snap-on connectors. Pasternack introduced new lines of ultraminiature UMCX, WMCX, and HMCX32 coaxial cable assemblies. These low-profile, flexible micro-coax jumper cables offer operation from DC to 6GHz and are ideal for wireless applications including Wi-Fi, Wireless LAN, Bluetooth, ZigBee, LTE, mini-PCI, mobile antenna/GPS/radio systems, Read More >>

Lumberg RAST connectors

Lumberg 3614 RAST 5 Connector

The Lumberg 3614 RAST 5 connector was developed based on customer feedback. Lumberg expanded its broad range of RAST 5 direct IDT connectors with the all-new 3614. The two- to six-pin direct connector provides a 5mm pitch, 6A at TU 70°C, and a rated voltage of 250V with screw-clamp technology. “Installation space is becoming increasingly defined in heating technology,” said Christian Forner, head Read More >>

Molex Guardian II

Molex Expanded EXTreme Guardian Power Connector System

The Molex expanded EXTreme Guardian Power Connector System now offers two to six circuit harness assembly options.   Molex Incorporated announced the addition of two-, three-, four-, five-, and six-circuit harness connector components to its EXTreme Guardian Power Connector system. The new components include non-overmolded latching cable receptacle housings, terminal position assurance clips (TPAs), and latchable vertical and Read More >>

OCC DIN Rail Enclosures

OCC DIN Rail Enclosures for Industrial Ethernet

OCC DIN rail enclosures for industrial Ethernet are compact and durable to accommodate a wide variety of industrial applications. Optical Cable Corporation released a line of DIN rail fiber optic and copper enclosures, which offer a rugged and versatile solution for secure terminations within industrial environments. Based on a proven design that encourages versatility and durability, OCC’s Read More >>

TE Military Standard PCB Connectors

TE MIL-STD-1553B PCB Connectors

TE MIL-STD-1553B PCB connectors offer a reliable mechanical and electrical data bus interface. TE Connectivity announced its MIL-STD-1553B PCB connectors for aerospace applications that offer high-speed connectivity and reliable performance in extreme conditions and environments. The new press-fit PCB connectors offer customers a robust electrical and mechanical connection between the connector and the PCB that is Read More >>