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ODU MAC Medi-Flex


The ODU-MAC MEDI-FLEX offers a plastic housing with spindle locking for medical applications. ODU announced the ODU-MAC connector is now available in a white plastic housing as part of the MEDI-FLEX series, making the product expansion ideal for medical applications. The two-piece cable hood is non-magnetic and guarantees trouble-free performance in applications such as imaging. The convenient spindle locking of the MEDI-FLEX provides Read More >>

TE Rayseal Repair Sleeve for Large-Gauge Cables

TE Rayseal Repair Sleeve for Large-Gauge Cables

The TE Rayseal repair sleeve delivers fast, reliable, large-gauge cable repair with a new side-entry repair solution. TE Connectivity announced its Raychem Rayseal large-gauge wire repair (LGWR) sleeve for military aerospace and defense, commercial air, and military ground system applications. 

The Rayseal LGWR sleeve is a high-performance, side-entry, heat-shrinkable sleeve with an adhesive lining. The Read More >>

Hirose's GT8E Series for Automotive

Hirose’s GT8E Series for Automotive

Hirose’s GT8E Series for automotive offers a high pin count in a small footprint. Hirose announced the GT8E Series, a compact internal wire-to-board or wire-to-wire interface connector that can handle demanding automotive conditions. The GT8E Series connector features a 2.0mm pitch, providing a high pin count in a small footprint. Designed for internal use in ECUs, inverters, and battery Read More >>

JST Low-Profile LEK Series

JST Low-Profile LEK Series

The JST low-profile LEK series of LED connectors provides reliable contact even in high-vibration conditions. JST Corporation‘s new LEK Series connectors provide a space-saving and low-profile connection for LED lighting and reliable contact construction for high-density applications. Any misalignment of the horizontal connections between the PCBs is absorbed by the LEK plug and receptacle. The spring contact Read More >>

Provertha M12

PROVERTHA 90-Degree M12 Connectors

PROVERTHA 90-degree M12 connectors are fully shielded with eight cable outlet options.   PROVERTHA complements its comprehensive range of M12 connection solutions with fully shielded 90-degree M12 cable connectors that offer eight cable outlet options. With the new connectors, the company addresses applications in automation, control, and process technology as well as in mechanical engineering. The compact Read More >>

Sullins High Temperature Headers

Sullins High-Temperature Headers and Jumpers

The new Sullins high-temperature headers and jumpers support continuous operation in environments up to 250°C.   Sullins Connector Solutions announced the expansion of its comprehensive portfolio of high-temperature devices to include a full series of 0.100″ (2.54mm) pitch contact spacing male headers and jumpers that support continuous operating temperatures of 150°C, 200°C, and 250°C.  The new single- and Read More >>

M-Style Sensor Connectors

How to Specify M-Style Sensor Connectors

M-style connectors come in various forms and sizes. Binder explains how to specify M-style connectors and the benefits of using an industry-standard connector.   M-style connectors are a standard connecting solution for sensors and actuators in industrial network applications. They are designed to withstand harsh environments while providing reliable data and power transmission to automated machinery. Read More >>

Belden Active Optical Cables

How to Specify Industrial Fiber Optic Cable

Ensure optimal performance in demanding environments with these tips on how to specify industrial fiber optic cable from Kyle Mrkva of Belden.   Fiber optic cabling is applicable in any industrial environment where high-speed, high-bandwidth data solutions are needed. It can be used for campus and in-building data backbones to anchor an operation’s Ethernet, and Read More >>

ODU MAC Air and Fluid Modules

ODU-MAC Air and Fluid Modules

ODU-MAC now offers even better performance with higher flow rate and operating pressure via air and fluid modules. ODU now offers the entire compressed air and fluid range of ODU-MAC products with higher flow rates and/or high operating pressure. The new modules increase the flow rate for the compressed air valves by approximately 20%, while the operating pressure for the Read More >>

Phoenix Contact Push-Pull Advance Data Connectors

Phoenix Contact Push-Pull Advance Data Connectors

The Phoenix Contact push-pull Advance data connectors are Variant 14 data connectors suitable for harsh environments.  The new push-pull Advance data connectors from Phoenix Contact bring future-proof, high-speed cabling directly to the field. The push-pull connection technology complies with ODVA’s Variant 14. Designed for data rates of up to 10Gb/s, the connectors have IP65/67 protection Read More >>

Amphenol Card | Mate

Amphenol card|mate wiping Connector

The Amphenol card|mate wiping connector offers the smallest possible form factor while standing up to 500,000 mating cycles. Amphenol’s card|mate-wiping connector offers extremely small dimensions of 57.0mm x 30.0mm x 5.0mm and a long lifetime of 500,000 mating cycles, which provides crucial product benefits in payment terminal applications. The contacts of the card|mate-wiping are all on the Read More >>

Pasternack 75 Ohm Test Cables

Pasternack 75-Ohm Test Cables Up to 3GHz

Pasternack 75-ohm test cables up to 3GHz are ultra-durable and offer excellent insertion and return loss. Pasternack released its newest line of 75-ohm test cables with operation up to 3GHz. These rugged cable assemblies are specially designed to withstand the rigors of test lab use and applications in 75-ohm communications systems. Technicians commonly rely on these high-frequency Read More >>