Wire-to-board connectors ideal for industrial and SSL applications

September 13, 2012 1:18 pm | Avx Corporation | Product Releases | Comments

AVX Corporation has further expanded its 9159 Series of SMT connectors with the addition of IDC wire-to-board plug and socket connectors.  The new 9159 Series IDC connectors facilitate the easy, reliable, and cost-effective termination of 22-24AWG discrete or cabled power and signal wires into standard 9159 Series two-piece connectors systems...

LISTED UNDER: Packaging & Interconnects

USB 3.0 connector technology supports 5 Gbps data rate

September 11, 2012 10:28 am | Product Releases | Comments

FCI has released its new SuperSpeed USB 3.0 connector that provides a significant performance enhancement versus USB 2.0 connectors. The highly reliable SuperSpeed USB 3.0 connector minimizes user-wait time by supporting a 5 Gbps data rate and providing a faster sync time, which is a 10x performance increase versus USB 2.0 connectors.

LISTED UNDER: Packaging & Interconnects

Connector system ideal for DC servers

September 7, 2012 3:02 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Anderson Power Products announces the launch of the Saf-D-Grid connector system for use in the direct connection of DC electronic devices to a DC micro grid. This connector system is ideal for use in DC servers or any device connecting directly to renewable energy sources such as Solar or Wind power.

LISTED UNDER: Packaging & Interconnects

Active optical cable assemblies pass Infiniband Compliance Testing

September 4, 2012 11:15 am | Product Releases | Comments

FCI has developed a QSFP+ based (quad small form-factor pluggable) active optical cable assembly that meets Infiniband Compliance Testing requirements. The XLerate High Speed I/O active optical cable assembly is fully compliant to the Infiniband FDR (Fourteen Data Rate - 14 Gb/s per channel) specification, and is now on the Infiniband Trade Association (IBTA) Integrator’s List.

LISTED UNDER: Packaging & Interconnects

Terminal blocks reduce time for connecting wires

September 4, 2012 10:54 am | Product Releases | Comments

ECE's ETB 62 & 44, ETB 61 & 43 SERIES offers the following: A unique blend of a Screw less and Plug able type all offered in one product. Their ETB 62 Plug, 44 Socket and ETB 61 Plug, 43 Socket Series offer a special Screw less Plug able Terminal Block design that can reduce time for connecting wires and are offered with a pitch of 5.08mm (0.2inch).

LISTED UNDER: Packaging & Interconnects

Connectors feature enhanced EMI performance and reliable high-speed data transfer

August 30, 2012 3:30 pm | Product Releases | Comments

CONEC has developed the rugged M12x1 X-code connectors for industrial communications applications. Part of the Sensor Actor Line, the M12x1 X-code connectors are designed for integration within modern automation solutions where universal communication is necessary for connecting a number of different networks within a single system.

LISTED UNDER: Packaging & Interconnects

Connectors satisfy power and data requirements for advanced medical equipment

August 29, 2012 5:21 pm | Product Releases | Comments

FCI has developed a power distribution connector for medical equipment such as automated medication dispensers.  The rugged PwrBlade Series connector’s ability to handle both power and high-speed data signals delivers a unique, intelligent solution that enables advanced medication inventory management, patient monitoring and medical record management.

LISTED UNDER: Packaging & Interconnects

Interconnect solutions provide automatic coplanarity compensation

August 29, 2012 1:44 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Autosplice has introduced a new series of specialized Solderball Pin Array (SPA) interconnect capabilities that leverage the company’s industry-leading Solderball Pin Technology by creating pre-defined arrays and header configurations that are targeted to meet application-specific requirements.

LISTED UNDER: Packaging & Interconnects

Connector lock ensures the cord does not get disconnected

August 27, 2012 4:13 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Interpower Corporation is pleased to announce the addition of an IEC 60320 Sheet I connector lock part number 85910120 to their IEC 60320 connector lock product line. This connector lock is designed to fit the Interpower IEC 60320 Sheet I plug and IEC 60320 Sheet J outlet and is RoHS compliant.

LISTED UNDER: Packaging & Interconnects

High-voltage terminal blocks include spacer

August 27, 2012 12:24 pm | Product Releases | Comments

WAGO Corporation’s 2060 Series pushbutton SMD-Terminal Block gains a 600-V/9A two-pole unit. The high-voltage two-pole unit is positioned to simplify design and expedites manufacturing — specify and automatically place only one component for high-output LED devices such as roadway lights.

LISTED UNDER: Packaging & Interconnects

M 12 Cat 6A connector system delivers desirable signal integrity up to 10 Gbps

August 22, 2012 3:03 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Molex Incorporated introduced the Brad Micro-Change M12 Cat6A connector system designed for vision systems and other high-speed data transfer applications in harsh environments. Conforming to TIA and ISO/IEC Cat 6A specifications for high-speed Ethernet signal integrity up

LISTED UNDER: Packaging & Interconnects

Polyolefin bonder acheives superior bond strength

August 20, 2012 2:12 pm | Product Releases | Comments

For low surface energy polyolefin plastics that are extremely difficult to bond, Henkel Corporation has introduced Loctite 3035 Polyolefin Bonder, an innovative two-part acrylic adhesive that mixes easily, stores at room temperature, and fixtures to plastics and metals in less than 15 minutes without surface preparation or primers.

LISTED UNDER: Packaging & Interconnects

Stamped spring pin socket for MicroSD

August 20, 2012 8:03 am | Ironwood Electronics, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Ironwood Electronics recently introduced a new MicroSD socket (SBT-MicroSD-01) addressing high performance requirements for Speed Class Rating, which guarantees a minimum rate at which data can be written to the card. The contactor is a stamped spring pin with 19 gram actuation force per pin and cycle life of 500,000 insertions.

LISTED UNDER: Packaging & Interconnects

Armored USB cables resist up to 1500 PSI crushes and impacts

August 16, 2012 3:51 pm | Product Releases | Comments

L-com, Inc. has released two new USB 2.0 cable assembly lines with metal armor around the cables. The new Type A male to Type A male and Type A male to Type B male cables boast a crush resistance of 1500 PSI (Pounds per Square Inch). The company’s USB cabling offering has

LISTED UNDER: Packaging & Interconnects

CompactPCI processor blade features 1.8 GHz eight-core Intel Xeon processor

August 14, 2012 2:29 pm | Product Releases | Comments

ADLINK Technology, Inc. announced availability of the cPCI-6930, a next-generation 6U dual-slot CompactPCI (cPCI) processor blade that demonstrates ADLINK’s leadership in the development of high performance compute blades with flexible expansion capabilities.

LISTED UNDER: Packaging & Interconnects


You may login with either your assigned username or your e-mail address.
The password field is case sensitive.