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Reliability, Flexibility and Service

Positronic Industries has been a supplier of high reliability connectors for 45 years. Many Positronic products are qualified to globally recognized QPLs and industry specifications. Positronic connectors are popular choices in critical applications for industries such as military, aerospace, avionics, and datacom/telecom. A broad product line with a wide variety of options provides flexibility to solve many design challenges.

Each Positronic connector family includes a number of connector series with unique characteristics. Part numbers can be configured to meet their individual needs.

D-Subminiature Connectors
Features:
• Four performance levels available for best cost/performance ratio: professional, industrial, military and space-flight quality
• Options include high voltage, coax, thermocouple and air coupling contacts; environmentally sealed and dual port connector packages including mixed density
• Broad selection of accessories
• Size 20 and 22 PosiBand® contacts suitable for use in carrying power
• IP65 and IP67 options
Contact Sizes: 8, 16, 20 and 22
Current Ratings: To 100 amperes
Terminations: Crimp, wire solder, straight solder, right angle (90°) solder, straight compliant press-in and right angle (90°) compliant press-in
Configurations: Multiple variants in both standard and high densities, seven connector housing sizes
Qualifications: MIL-DTL-24308, GSFC S-311-P-4, GSFC S-311-P-10,
SAE AS39029, DSCC

Rectangular Connectors
Features:
• Two performance levels available for best cost/performance ratio: industrial quality and military quality
• A wide variety of accessories
• Broad selection of contact arrangement and package sizes
• Connector coding device (keying) options
Contact Sizes: 16, 20 and 22
Current Ratings: To 13 amperes nominal
Terminations: Crimp, wire solder, straight solder, right angle (90°) solder, and straight compliant press-in
Configurations: Multiple variants in both standard and high densities, thirty package sizes
Qualifications: MIL-DTL-28748, SAE AS39029, CCITT V.35

Power Connectors
Features:
• Suitable for high reliability applications
• High current density
• Energy saving - low contact resistance • Hot swap capability
• AC/DC operation in a single connector
• Signal contacts for hardware management
• Blind mating • Sequential mating
• Large surface area contact mating system
• Wide variety of accessories
• Customer-specified contact arrangements
Contact Sizes: 0, 8, 12, 16, 20, 22 and 24
Current Ratings: To 200 amperes per contact
Terminations: Crimp and fixed cable connector, straight solder, right angle (90°) solder, straight compliant press-in and right angle (90°) compliant press-in
Configurations: Multiple variants in a variety of package sizes
Compliance: PICMG 2.11, PICMG 3.0, VITA 41, DSCC, GSFC S-311-P-4,
GSFC S-311-P-10

Circular Connectors
Features:
• Corrosion resistant / lightweight composite construction
• EMI/RFI shielded versions
• Thermocouple contacts
• Environmentally sealed versions
• Rear insertion/ front release of removable contacts
• Two level sequential mating
• Overmolding available on full assemblies
Contact Sizes: 12, 16, 20 and 22
Current Ratings: To 25 amperes nominal
Terminations: Crimp, wire solder, straight solder, and right angle (90°) solder
Configurations: Multiple variants in four package sizes
Qualifications: Environmental protection to IP67

Hermetic Connectors
Features:
• Intended for use as an electrical feedthrough in high vacuum applications
• Leakage rate: < 5x10-9 mbar.l/s under a vacuum 1.5x10-2 mbar
• Signal, power, shielded and high voltage versions available
• Connectors can be mounted on flange assembly per customer specification
Contact Sizes: 8, 12, 16, 20 and 22
Current Ratings: To 40 amperes nominal
Terminations: Feedthrough is standard; flying leads and board mount available upon request
Configurations: See D-subminiature and circular configurations above
Compliance: Space-D32

Quality / Service
We support our customers by offering one-on-one customer service, a world-class web site and detailed product information. To learn more about our company, please visit www.connectpositronic.com/info/about.html.

For more information on Positronic connectors, visit our web site at www.connectpositronic.com or to locate the nearest Positronic sales office location, view our web site at www.connectpositronic.com/contact/Sales_Offices.

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