Interconnection

Crystek introduces 26.5 GHz hand-formable coaxial cable assembly

Crystek has introduced a line of 26.5 GHz Hand Formable Coaxial Cable Assemblies, a new addition to their Low-Loss RF Coaxial Cables. Designed to operate from DC to 26.5 GHz, the hand-formable CCSMA26.5-MM-086 Cable Assemblies are suitable for jumpers, instrumentation, and high-frequency interconnects.

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Cable assemblies for high-speed data transmission

Harting has introduced a new range of high-performance QSFP+ and SFP+ cable assemblies which can support data-transmission speeds of up to 40 Gbit/s. In addition to standard cable assemblies with cable sizes from AWG 24 to AWG 30, Harting is also offering customised solutions including units with EEPROM programming.

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New CMC standard header and solder-mount headers with press-fit terminals

The Molex CMC product line has been expanded with the introduction of a 154-circuit header in compliant-pin mount and 32- and 112-circuit solder-mount headers. Designed to perform in high-conductivity applications and harsh environments, CMC is an industry standard interface used in transport powertrain applications, including ECUs (engine control units), automatic gearboxes, suspension controllers and electric parking brakes.

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FCI’s PwrBlade+T connector provides higher linear current density

FCI, a manufacturer of connectors and interconnect systems, has launched the PwrBlade+ AC/DC power distribution connector system. This next-generation power connector is focused on power applications requiring higher linear current density and low power loss. It is capable of 192A/linear inch with eight adjacent high power contacts energized simultaneously and = 0.7mO power contact resistance after environmental exposure.

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EasySYNC releases new family of rugged, adapter modules

EasySYNC Ltd, a specialist in USB communications and instrumentation systems, has introduced a new family of rugged, adapter modules. These modules have been designed to present a simple method for allowing legacy serial devices to interface with modern interconnect ports based on Universal Serial Interface (USB) technology.

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New microswitch from Cyntech delivers greater precision

Cyntech Components, a specialist supplier of electro-mechanical components and power supplies, has unveiled a new microswitch, the MP500, which has only one-tenth of the hysteresis and one-third the dead zone passing of comparable V4 microswitches. These improvements will enable much greater precision in the operation of pressure and temperature switches used in process applications.

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PowerLock Box offers fast emergency power supply connection

ITT Interconnect Solutions has unveiled the VEAM PowerLock Box that enables emergency power to be quickly and safely re-connected to large facilities such as supermarkets, defence installations, factories, hospitals and offices in the event of failure of the mains supply. Offering a single re-connection point, the PowerLock Box offers a simple and speedy solution capable of restoring power to essential equipment in hospitals and offices.

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FCI expands design-in support with 25+ CAD formats online

FCI, a developer of connectors and interconnect systems, has announced that its website, www.fciconnect.com, now offering 3D downloadable models and a 3D viewer to reduce engineers’ design time and improve the quality of technical information available to the engineering community.

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