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Swarming UAVs Demand the Smallest Mil/Aero Connectors

Most of the connectors used in the small, hand-launched military UAVs typical of swarming drones are very small, lightweight, low-profile, D-shaped, or flat-nano connectors. By Ann R. Thryft In a swarm of robots or a …

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VITA 76.0 Solves 10G Cabling Need

The VITA 76.0 connector ensures exceptional signal integrity for high-speed interconnects over maximum cable length on size-, weight-, and power (SWaP)-constrained ground, airborne, and naval platforms. By Mike Southworth, Curtiss-Wright Defense Solutions, and Ken Braund, …

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WHAT'S NEW IN THE Military/Aerospace MARKET

Comprehensive coverage of the latest connector and cable technologies, designs, and standards

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Small Form Factor Connector Products

This week’s Product Roundup highlights small form factor (SFF) connector solutions from …

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Oil & Gas Connector Products

This week’s Product Roundup highlights connector solutions for the oil and gas …

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New Product News: September 2018 — Part I

Summary coverage of the latest, new-to-market connector and cable products. Interconnects, etc. …

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Microwave & RF Connector Products

This week’s Product Roundup highlights microwave and RF connector solutions from leading …

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Twisted Pair Cable for High-Speed Interconnec...

The demand for twisted pair differential signal cable has skyrocketed to serve …

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SWaP-Optimized Connector Products

This week’s product roundup highlights small, lightweight, and powerful connector solutions from …

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Vibration-Resistant Connector Products

This week’s product roundup highlights vibration-resistant connector solutions from leading suppliers. AirBorn’s …

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Blind Mating Connector Products

This week’s product roundup highlights blind mating connector solutions from leading suppliers. …

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High-Current Connector Products

This week’s product roundup highlights high-current connector solutions from leading suppliers. Smiths …

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Military/Aerospace REFERENCE LIBRARY

An extensive collection of next-gen connector and cable technologies, design resources, specification tips, and application guides

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Mil/Aero Connectors Lighten Up for Small UAVs...

As drones take a larger role in military operations, the pressure is …

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The Future Soldier is Already Here

High-performance interconnects that transmit power, data, and signal in military-grade radios, tablets, …

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Connector basics
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Press-Fit Pin and Receptacle Solutions for Mi...

Military and aerospace electronics demand high degrees of system reliability and signal …

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Connectors Ace the Space Race

Supremely durable space-grade connectors help us explore the next frontier. By Caroline …

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Hyperboloid Contacts Improve High-Density Mil...

Hyperboloid contacts improve contact density, mating force, functionality, and cycle-life in high-density …

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Choosing Connectors for Mil/Aero and Defense ...

Many manufacturers offer solutions for challenging mil/aero environments with harsh conditions and …

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The LIDAR Effect

Connectors for portable military and high-density ranging and detection systems are set …

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Backshell Considerations for Mission-Critical...

Affording backshells the same design process considerations as connector selection can help …

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Nicomatic double-way DMM harness
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Six Things to Consider When Specifying Elect...

Adnane Jaghmim, Tests and Measures Manager; Thibault Monet, Design Engineer; and Nataliya Mayaki, …

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