Micro Connectors Are Rugged and CompactOmnetics Connector Corp., a leading manufacturer of micro and nano miniature and high reliability connectors, has expanded its product line with the addition of the standard Micro-D connector. Micro-D connectors are ideal for critical, high reliability industries, including medical.

The Micro-D connectors are highly rugged and compact, available from nine to 51 contacts with termination types ranging from wire-to-wire, surface mount, solder cup, and thru-hole, and are built to meet and exceed the shock and vibration requirements of MIL-DTL-83513. The connectors incorporate Omnetics' one-piece flex pin design for greater shock and vibration resistance. The high reliability gold plated flex pin is designed for >2,000 mating cycles.