Heilind Stocking TE Connectivity’s UV-Resistant Sealed Connectors

Heilind Electronics is now stocking TE Connectivity’s (TE) UV-Resistant Sealed Circular Plastic Connectors (CPC). TE’s sealed CPC is ideal for UV resistance in outdoor applications because it is…

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Newark element14 Offers New Amphenol RF Connector Line

Newark element14 is stocking Amphenol RF’€™s new line of high-density (HD) BNC connectors. The products deliver true 50 and 75-ohm performance in a footprint 51 percent smaller than…

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50 Years of Applied Wisdom Launches Remke to the Next 50 Years

It’s taken Remke Industries 50 years to become a premier manufacturer of electrical connectors, cord grips and more, building the business from the ground up. During that time,…

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Plug and receptacle connector for photovaltaic applications

Sunclix dc plug and receptacle connector system from Phoenix Contact, Middletown, Pa., is designed for photovoltaic (PV) applications. The connectors can be assembled in the field or factory, greatly…

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FCI Expands Its HPCE Product Range

FCI increased the versatility of its popular High Power Card Edge (HPCE) product range with the new HPCE straddle mount connectors for thicker printed circuit boards (PCBs). FCI’s…

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Wave Solder vs. Press Fit vs. SMT

Many board-to-board connectors are available in three different versions to meet the needs of a broad range of system designs.  This article will discuss some of the considerations…

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Electrical connector dives deep for underwater applications

The Submariner series of subsurface wet- and dry-mate connectors from Amphenol Industrial Global Operations, Sidney, N.Y., are underwater electrical connectors that can be used in depths to 6,000…

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Molex continues strong growth in medical applications

Molex Inc., Lisle, Ill., announced today that in fiscal year 2013 it experienced double-digit growth in its global medical business, due mostly to an expanded product portfolio and…

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Why have connectors at all?

Wouldn’t system design be a lot easier if everything were in one box, on one board?  The schematic becomes the board design and the world can be much…

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Connector Tips welcomes expert contributing author

When we launched this site just a few months ago, our goal was to bring our readers the most recent news about connector technologies, but more importantly, to…

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Military, aerospace connectors withstand extreme temperatures

Dualobe connectors from TE Connectivity, Harrisburg, Pa., are designed to withstand extreme temperatures in harsh environments within the military and commercial aerospace industries. They are lightweight, customizable and…

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Connectors for aerospace cabin applications

TE Connectivity (TE), Harrisburg, Pa., has released its new DEUTSCH 369 Series connectors, which are reliable, lightweight, compact and cost-efficient designs for harsh aerospace environments, especially those in…

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Koch Industries to Buy Molex

Molex Incorporated (NASDAQ: MOLX, MOLXA announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by Koch Industries, Inc. Under the terms of the agreement, Koch…

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Connectivity solutions for packaging machinery

Molex Inc., Lisle, Ill. will showcase its Brad automation products at Pack Expo International, September 23 – 25, in Las Vegas, at booth 5884. Designed to meet the…

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Lightning protectors for coaxial cable

Two new coaxial lightning protectors from L-com Inc., North Andover, Mass., are designed to be crimped directly onto 400-series low-loss coaxial cable, reducing insertion loss. They feature DC to 5.8 GHz…

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Corrosion-resistant, stainless-steel connectors

Expanded family of Remke Corrosion Resistant Stainless Steel (CRSS) connectors from Remke includes standard cord connectors, liquid-tight conduit fittings, watertight conduit hubs, jacketed metal clad cable connectors and ventilation…

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DIN-rail mounted circuit breakers provide additional protection

Two new models have been added to the connectPower line of DIN-rail mounted circuit breakers from Weidmuller, Richmond, Va. BR Series circuit breakers are UL 489 Branch rated…

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Colder releases smallest, non-spill medical connector

The big news from Colder Products Co. at MD&M East last week was with its latest product announcement—the NS1 series of quick disconnect couplings. The NS1 is the…

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Lumberg Automation Wash-down Connectors from Belden

Belden Inc. announces new Lumberg Automation brand wash-down connectors. Optionally available as single-ended or double-ended actuator/sensor cord sets, these connectors come with an M8 or M12 thread and…

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Avionics connector meets electronics packaging needs

To meet the needs of the LRM IMA (Line Replaceable Module Integrated Modular Architecture) market, the MODUL R connector combines modularity and high performance for harsh environments. It…

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2-pole connector offers higher power and current carrying

The SB connector family from Anderson Power Products now includes a 2-pole connector, the SB 2/0 connector, which offers increased power connections in compact formats, with larger wire…

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Valve connectors enhance reliability and security

Hirschmann brand GDM series valve connectors from Belden, St. Louis, Mo., offer high operational reliability and safety, simplified connection and reliable contacts, for reduced installation time. High shock…

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