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From the smallest board-mount header to the largest power plug, the world of connectors encompasses one of the most diverse product ranges of any industry.

Connectors are an essential component in almost every electrical and electronic device in the world. They are called upon to deliver power, signal and data in some of the most demanding environments, whilst modern trends require them to be smaller and more compact for each new generation of equipment.

Connector manufacturers are constantly developing new techniques, using innovative materials and creating fresh designs to make connectors more capable, more robust and more cost-effective. In this design centre, we look at some of the most exciting developments in connectors and see how they could transform your new design.

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Connectors

September 28, 2018 10:40

Making single-pole power easy to connect

Off- and on-highway heavy-duty vehicles require reliable power terminations for inline and wall-mounted applications. Sealed, single-pole connectors offer a simple, safe, and convenient solution for connecting power wherever needed. Read More

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LAURENCE / TE CONNECTIVITY

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October 2, 2018 12:36

Advantages in the field and in manufacturing

The trend toward greater electrification of vehicles in truck and bus, agriculture, construction, mining and marine, is driving connector usage to secure consistent power.

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Connectors

November 6, 2018 15:38

Choosing The Right Connectors For PCB

Many industries today are demanding high speed, high-density connectors to suit a myriad of high-performance applications. Amphenol ICC BergStak® is one such offering that cannot be ignored.

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Connectors

October 18, 2018 08:21

AMPHENOL ISOBUS ISO 11783-2

Amphenol ISOBUS connector for agriculture implement-tractor-PC interface according to standard ISO 11783-2.

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Connectors

October 16, 2018 15:16

Light pipes in IEC device sockets for status indication in PDUs

“More intelligence!”, "Smart Grid", "Intelligent Power Grid" - this development asks for solutions that are efficient and easy to use.

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Advantages in the field and in manufacturing

The trend toward greater electrification of vehicles in truck and bus, agriculture, construction, mining and marine, is driving connector usage to secure consistent power.

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Connectors

October 1, 2018 11:27

ix Industrial; the miniaturised solution set to revolutionise industrial Ethernet

For many years, the RJ45 has been the cornerstone of Ethernet delivery for industrial sectors. However, as demand grows for smaller devices to support the miniaturisation trend and challenges of Industry 4.0, a new robust solution was required…

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Connectors

September 28, 2018 10:40

Making single-pole power easy to connect

Off- and on-highway heavy-duty vehicles require reliable power terminations for inline and wall-mounted applications. Sealed, single-pole connectors offer a simple, safe, and convenient solution for connecting power wherever needed. Read More

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Connectors

September 27, 2018 10:46

Industry 4.0 – What does this mean for the PCB Design Engineer? Everything!

Industry 4.0 is here and it is changing how we look into our manufacturing processes. What does this mean for the PCB Design Engineer?

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Connectors

September 6, 2018 14:15

9 Uses of Fiber Optic Cables

Bulgin has recently launched the new 4000 series optical connector, which is one of the smallest harsh environment optical connectors. Featuring a secure quick twist bayonet connection, giving durable mechanical mating.

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Using Waterproof USB Type-C Connectors in your next design

Traditional connectivity solutions are not meeting the needs as consumer products become denser, transfer larger files, have increased power needs, and are used in more demanding environments.

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Connectors

August 22, 2018 15:04

POWER TRIPLE LOCK connectors secure performance in multiple applications

When you need to deliver power (up to 20 Amp and 600V) in standard or extreme temperatures, up to 150 degrees Celsius, TE Connectivity’s POWER TRIPLE LOCK connector system locks into place for a reliable, high-performing connection.

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