Technology Spotlights Filtered by - Interconnect, Passives, Wire & Cable

New Electronics strives to bring you all the latest technology news from the Interconnect, Passives, Wire & Cable sector. Advances in electronics are often fast-paced and innovative, so we know that as a design engineer you want to be kept up-to-date with current developments.

Below is a comprehensive list of all the latest electronics technology news from New Electronics.

First rewireable IEC connector with V-Lock

The IEC connector 4783 from SCHURTER is the first of its kind: for the first time it combines a reconnectable C13 connector with the proven V-Lock cord retention system. Available in black, white and grey for better differentiation - e.g. in 3-phase systems. Ideal for small series builds Reconnectable appliance sockets are particularly suitable for small series builds. With these inlets you are free to choose the cable length and country-specific plugs.

Board-to-Board Connectors for the Industry

Phoenix Contact presents a newly developed series of board-to-board connectors with 0.8 and 1.27mm pitch. Both product families are ideally suited for the device-internal connection of several printed circuit boards.

Passive DAS Portfolio introduced

Telegärtner introduces a complete range of passive DAS components extending their offering in the indoor installation market. Telegärtner offers passive DAS components such as power splitters, tappers, couplers or termination loads to support its customers with suitable solutions. A broad range of coaxial RF components is available to cover the need for such products and to meet the heterogeneous requirements of each site.

Broad range of devices for switching signal-level loads

TE Connectivity's Relays and Contactors include a variety of relay types, including high-voltage contactors, power PCB relays, solid-state relays, general-purpose relays, force-guided relays, and more. The product line is designed to serve a variety of demanding, high-performance applications.

Omniball™ Spring-Loaded Contacts

The unique Omniball™ spring-loaded contact (patent pending) features a rolling ball interface, enabling mating components to engage in lateral, rotational, and angular alignments while providing optimal electrical, mechanical, and structural reliability.

The smallest, lightest, mixed-layout connector

Discover maximum space saving with combined signal and power in the new Gecko-MT connector from Harwin. When your application must not fail, connect with confidence. The next generation high-rel connector is tested to extreme levels of G-force and temperature for maximum performance in harsh conditions.

New! Rugged, Solder-Cup Spring-Loaded Connectors

The new 868 series spring-loaded, and target connectors feature solder-cups to accommodate wire and cable attachment. With flanged insulators and fastening options, these connectors are ideal for mounting into product housings in docking stations, cable terminations, heavy duty quick connects and panel mount equipment.

Structured Cabling made easy

Assembly routine often encounters the unexpected. A damaged cable segment needs to be repaired quickly but you do not necessarily want to lay a new cable segment just yet. The existing network has to be extended or an additional device integrated but you do not have an assembled cable at hand. The perfect solution for these situations is now available: field-assembly data networking components from Telegärtner.

Gecko Screw-Lok now with Reverse Fixings and Cable Assemblies for Design Flexibility

Gecko Screw-Lok connectors resists extreme shock, vibration & temperature, offering a secure and robust connection in demanding applications. The range of miniature 1.25mm pitch connectors includes Ready-To-Use Cable Assemblies, Metal Backshells for strain relief & RF shielding and now features Reverse Fixings for ultimate design flexibility with the same high-reliability.

Connectivity for all dimensions

Phoenix Contact presents a new product series of robust board-to-board connectors. The Fine Pitch series includes shielded connectors with a pitch of 0.8 mm and unshielded versions with a pitch of 1.27 mm.

The Cell IQ Family

Ever-increasing amounts of data have made further developments of global mobile networks essential. The development of 5G is creating new and more diverse tasks for the mobile communications industry. Telegärtner has developed the Cell IQ Family to easily meet these challenges. This family comprises of three products: 4.3-10, 2.2-5 and 1.5-3.5 series, which cover the complete spectrum of MCO requirements, delivering maximum power in any size.

Connectivity for all dimensions

Phoenix Contact presents a new product series of robust board-to-board connectors. For the market launch, the Fine Pitch series includes shielded connectors with a pitch of 0.8 mm and unshielded versions with a pitch of 1.27 mm.

Parallel Board-To-Board Connectors

These new sockets and headers are an excellent choice for parallel board-to-board or board-to-component applications where vertical board stacking is not an option, such as in LED lighting systems which often employ daisy-chained PCB’s to minimize overall package height.

New metric cable splitters with IP68 rating

Telegärtner has presented completely reworked cable splitters for up to 48 fibres. The new splitters are extremely robust and now feature a metric thread. IP68 versions are also suitable for outdoor applications in harsh environments.

The Rail Distribution Box – Train Approved FO Splice Box – Ruggedized protection for any situation

In rough conditions, occurring in industrial or outdoor areas, high quality fiber optical connections are needed despite the mechanical and climatic stress. For this purpose, Telegärtner developed the train approved distribution box, called RDB. Due to its tested reliability against vibrations, shocks, heat, coldness and humidity, the RDB is perfectly suited for use in harsh environments.

Passive breakthroughs from Kemet & Charcroft

A first-to-market KEMET AEC-Q200 polymer electrolytic to 150°C, an easy press-fit aluminium electrolytic, and Base Metal Electrode ceramic capacitors qualified to MIL-PRF-32535 for high-reliability applications, are sampling now from Charcroft.

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Book your table at the British Engineering Excellence Awards (BEEAS)

On Thursday 4th October 2018, we will be holding the British Engineering Excellence Awards (BEEAs) ceremony at etc.venues, County Hall, Central London - hosted by writer, broadcaster and qualified doctor, Kevin Fong. The ticket price includes drinks reception, 3-course lunch and half a bottle of wine per person. There will also be a cash bar in operation throughout the event for additional drinks. Book your table now.

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