0.5 mm pitch FPC/FFC connector boasts a mated height of 2 mm

March 13, 2013 4:11 pm | Hirose Electric Usa | Product Releases | Comments

Hirose Electric has developed a 0.5 mm pitch, zero-insertion force connector for applications that utilize both, flexible printed circuit (FPC) or flexible flat cable (FFC).  The FH52 Series features a unique design that increases the retention force on the FFC/FPC while making the positioning and insertion of the cable easier.


8-pin panel-mount receptacles include gold-plated contacts that can withstand a maximum of 30 V

March 11, 2013 3:38 pm | Binder Usa | Product Releases | Comments

Binder-USA has expanded its Series 768 and 718 M8 product line with new 8-pin panel-mount receptacles. The receptacles provide an ideal solution for applications requiring high pin numbers in areas with limited space. The connectors are commonly used for sensors and actuators in the industrial and automation industries.

LISTED UNDER: Cable | Circular

Flat cables ideal for guided missile and fire control systems

March 7, 2013 5:01 pm | Cicoil Corp. | Product Releases | Comments

Cicoil’s highly durable flat cables are designed for guided missile and fire control systems, where unparalleled performance is critical and cable failure is not an option. Their compact, silicone encased flat cable solutions are engineered to provide consistent electrical characteristics, space & weight savings, optimum cable flexibility...


Socket designed for 37.5X37.5 mm package size

March 5, 2013 2:22 pm | Ironwood Electronics, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Ironwood Electronics has recently introduced a new high-performance CCGA socket for 1mm pitch, 1272 pin CCGA IC's. The SG-CGA-7002 socket is designed for 37.5X37.5 mm package size and operates at bandwidths up to 8 GHz with less than 1dB of insertion loss.

LISTED UNDER: High Voltage

Strain relief secures network cables from tampering

March 4, 2013 2:26 pm | Platinum Tools | Product Releases | Comments

Platinum Tools announces the launch of EZ-DataLock Strain Relief. Designed to secure network cables from tampering, the EZ-DataLock is now shipping. EZ-DataLock Strain Reliefs are available in two sizes and work with Platinum Tools EZ-RJ45 Cat5e connectors....


Couplers include patch cables that are already fitted

March 4, 2013 10:06 am | Harting, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

HARTING has expanded its har-port line of service interfaces with RJ45 couplers with patch cables already fitted. Users no longer need a separate socket or patch cables with their RJ45 coupler. These compact and robust, fully shielded interfaces are available with cable lengths ranging from 0.2 to 5 metres....

LISTED UNDER: Fiber Optic | Fiber Optic

Wall-plug adapter series designed for small appliances applications

February 27, 2013 4:27 pm | Phihong | Product Releases | Comments

Phihong USA has expanded its 2.75W power adapter offering to include a new series of small, fixed wall-plug adapters with standard DC cords. Based on its best-selling PSM03A USB chargers, Phihong’s new PSM03A series is available in 5, 7.5, 9, 10 and 12V outputs and features a CC/CV function....


Cable assembly provides high performance at lower cost

February 27, 2013 4:03 pm | Samtec | Product Releases | Comments

Samtec’s line of standard high speed cable assemblies now includes an Edge Card Cable Assembly featuring 100Ω AcceleRate fully shielded twinax cable which is a low cost alternative to standard twinax cable assemblies, but with equivalent performance.


BGA socket includes typical contact resistance of 20 milliohms per I/O

February 12, 2013 10:32 am | Ironwood Electronics, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Ironwood Electronics has recently introduced a new high-performance BGA socket for 1mm pitch 1521 ball BGA - SG-BGA-8030. The socket operates at bandwidths up to 10 GHz with less than 1dB of insertion loss. The contact resistance is typically 20 milliohms per I/O. The socket connects all pins with 10 GHz bandwidth on all connections.

LISTED UNDER: Packaging & Interconnects

Combo D-subminiature connectors provide a high signal-to-noise ratio

February 11, 2013 2:03 pm | Conec | Product Releases | Comments

CONEC has developed a series of non-magnetic combination D-subminiature connectors for advanced medical imaging equipment. These combination D-subminiature connectors exhibit a low relative magnetism because they replace the major conventional magnetic components that could interfere with the magnetic flux of medical imaging systems, such MRI machines.


Environmentally sealed connector now certified to European standard

February 6, 2013 12:18 pm | Anderson Power Products | Product Releases | Comments

Anderson Power Products (APP) is pleased to announce that the environmentally sealed Solar SPEC Pak® connector is now certified ETL-EU to the European standard BS EN 50521 for connectors used in photovoltaic systems. The Solar SPEC Pak was the first multipole connector to achieve UL approval under...


Termination improves mechanical integrity and electrical specs

February 4, 2013 1:30 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Coaxicom’s 1-watt 3900X series terminations are designed to minimize reflected power that often impedes transmission quality. Used across a spectrum of multi-port microwave devices including directional couplers, isolators and high-power transmitter applications, terminations absorb energy and prevent RF signals...

LISTED UNDER: Circular | Coaxial | Terminal Blocks

Push-pull micro SIM connector suitable for 5,000 card insertion cycles

February 4, 2013 1:11 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Connector manufacturer Global Connector Technology has developed a new economical push-pull Micro SIM connector to complement GCT established ‘full size’ SIM connector range. Micro SIM cards have the same contact arrangement as traditional Mini SIM cards, however the reduced card size of .47” x .59” shows an 50% space savings in card footprint.


Ultra-flexible flat silicon cables designed for telepresence robot applications

January 31, 2013 2:43 pm | Cicoil Corp. | Product Releases | Comments

Designed for today’s demanding Mobile Video-Conference & Telepresence Robot applications, Cicoil's ultra-flexible flat silicone cables are halogen-free, flame retardant and perform exceptionally well in confined area environments.  In addition, Cicoil’s unique designs provide premium current carrying capacity,

LISTED UNDER: Cable | Flat Cable

Cradle connector is first of its kind to be designated waterprooof and achieve an IPX7 rating

January 30, 2013 3:57 pm | Yokogawa | Product Releases | Comments

Water spills on a PC charger; chemicals come in contact with a handheld medical device. While once considered inevitable, damaging liquid seepage into cradle connectors can now be prevented. Yokowo’s new male side (cradle) connector is the first of its kind to be designated waterproof and to achieve an IPX7 rating.



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