Interconnection

Powell Electronics adds specialist RF connector franchise, COAX Connectors to European franchise portfolio

Powell Electronics, the supplier of connectors and more for high-rel applications including defence, aerospace and industrial, has added COAX Connectors to its burgeoning portfolio of connector franchises in Europe following the signing of a full stocking franchise distribution agreement between the two companies. COAX Connectors is a leading UK designer, …

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Cost-Effective ionex USB Type C Vertical Receptacle from GCT with low profile design

GCT’s USB4120 is part of the competitively priced ionex Type C range. As a vertical mount connector, it has a very low profile at just 6.5mm high on the PCB. The USB4120 is a new addition to the GCT USB line up and gives customers greater choice and flexibility in …

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ODU-MAC RAPID – Saves time during assembly

The ODU-MAC® RAPID modular connector with spindle locking has successfully established itself on the market. Its practical, space-saving locking mechanism is based on a simple rotary movement and has proven especially popular in measuring & testing technology and other industrial applications. Now, in addition to the existing version, this housing …

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Performance USB A connectors that last

GCT has launched two USB A connectors with extended mating cycles and enhanced current rating over standard products. The USB1130 and USB1135 are the latest additions to the USB range and are perfect for fast charging and high traffic applications. The USB1130 is a USB-A 2.0 connector tested to 10,000 …

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New Rectangular Flange Connectors with Latching, Multi-Position A-Coding

binder has added to its M12-A-coded connector product range. As a market-leading manufacturer and specialist in industrial circular connectors, the company has announced two new M12-A versions, which expand its Series 763. With a broad and continuously growing product portfolio, binder is comprehensively covering the need for circular connectors in …

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New Locking Kit for ODU-AMC® Advanced Military Connector

An additional Locking Kit has been added to the Easy-Clean version of the well-known ODU-AMC® Connector range. The locking kit provides additional screw-locking to the original Break-Away function, offering further security whenever high vibrations are a factor. The ODU-AMC® Easy-Clean connector system can be used, for example, on soldier worn radio or …

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ITSA – Connector sales growth in some sectors belies a tough year ahead

“ITSA represents UK connector and component companies supplying into the UK electronics industry. Since connectors of all types and formats are fundamental to virtually every technology-based product or system, what ITSA’s members are experiencing is a pretty accurate barometer of how the UK electronics industry is doing in these unprecedented …

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OMRON supports USB-C device test with long-lasting socket

OMRON Electronics Components Europe is supporting the roll-out of consumer electronics based on the USB-C type of I/O connector with the release of a new long-life, easy to use inspection and test socket. Ideal for smartphones, digital cameras, headphones, notebook computers, games consoles and other wearable and portable devices, the …

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More applications possible for binder’s versatile RD24 power connector series

binder has added new versions to its popular RD24 power connector series. Among the new Series 692/693 connectors is a version that can accommodate cables with diameters from 7 mm to 17mm and a panel mount version that binder has designed for use with thicker front panels. The new cable …

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Smart Factory cubes use CombiTac connectors to create modular production lines

CombiTac connectors are playing an important part in the innovative Smart Cubes project from the Korea Smart Factory Association (KOSF). The modular CombiTac connectors from Stäubli are being used to link the Smart Cubes together so that they form a customised production line. The connectors transfer data, signal information for …

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