Hirschmann has released its field-attachable GDM series valve connectors, which can be used to supply power to components such as solenoid valves, pressure sensors and temperature sensors or to connect them to a data network.
A partnership between Mouser and Nextreme will bring users thermal management and energy saving.
Altronic Distributors has added the M12 to its stock lines of quality LTW waterproof connectors.
The global value of connector factory shipments to the telecom/datacom market will top US$7 billion in 2008 by the end of this year and is expected to approach $10 billion in 2012, representing a five-year compound average annual growth rate of 8.6%, according to Bishop & Associates.
Bishop & Associates has released a 218-page, five-chapter report providing an overview of the Chinese connector market.
Bishop & Associates updates the connector industry forecast twice a year. The report forecasts connector sales by geographical region and end-use market sectors.
ODU puts everything in one push-pull connector. Devices are getting smaller and smaller, and so the room available for connectors in or on these devices is becoming more and more limited. In such cases, it is often necessary to combine individual connectors into one — for example, fluids, electricity and signals.
Erni has available a range of D-sub connectors with precision stamped high-current contacts to meet the needs of SMT, through-hole reflow and press fit applications.
Erni has upgraded its hard metric universal power module connectors to include 5-, 6- and 7-pin versions that augment the existing 3-pin power modules and match their current carrying capacity of 18 A per contact (at 20°C).
Harwin's M80 Connector Series delivers certified reliability in military, aerospace and medical applications.