Combined Plastic/Aluminum Enclosures
OKW (Bridgeville, PA) has launched its new SYNERGY elec-
tronic enclosures range featuring both plastic and aluminum
for added strength and versatility. Typical applications include
medical and therapeutic systems, mea-
surement and control technology, home
automation, peripherals, and building
services electronics. Features include:
Availability in a range of 36 individual
A fast-connect system based around
4 internal assembly pillars which hold
each enclosure together.
The ability to snap several pillars
together to create custom heights in
Various accessory options includ-
ing, battery compartments, an
extender kit for the PCB pillars, and
a wall suspension kit.
Stabilized & Non-Stabilized
Noshok (Berea, OH) has announced new
SZ Series Stabilized and Non-Stabilized
Connectors. The connectors are designed
to reinforce the entire installation by shifting
radial-stress load away from the NPT con-
nections, and are available in
3-3/8" and 5" lengths. Features
steel and 316
allow for 2-1/8"
and 2-1/4" bolt spacings.
Latching Airtight XLR Socket
Cliff (Benica, CA) has announced a new
latching female XLR socket. The industry
standard connector is used for audio
inputs and is the latest addition to Cliff's
range of professional audio connectors.
The connector range is fitted with an
integral latch to prevent accidental dis-
connection by vibration or tension on the
cable. Features include:
Active loudspeakers fitted with internal
A supplied sealing gasket.
Completely sealed connection pins.
3 mounting types offering vertical or
90° PCB mounting or solder bucket
for wired connection.
Gold plated contacts rated at 5 A nomi-
nal, 15 A max up to 250 VAC max.
Mini IDC Connector
FCI (Singapore) has
announced the Griplet minia-
ture IDC connector for wire-to-
board terminations. The connector is
suitable for harsh and industrial market applica-
tions where direct connection between indi-
vidual wires and PCB are required. Features
A low profile and compact design.
A footprint of 4 x 6.1 mm.
A design for a stackable pitch up to 12 positions.
Pin Socket Connector
Fischer Connectors (Switzerland) has
extended its miniature connector with a
pin socket version. With the product range
extension, the Fischer MiniMax Series is now
available both in 19 and 24 pin configurations. The
connector is suitable for handheld or body-worn applications, instru-
mentation, and test equipment. Features include:
Availability as a standalone connector or as a complete pre-cabled solution.
Push-pull, screw lock, and quick release latching systems.
A profile of < 7 mm inside the box.
Sealed IP68 ( 2 m/24 h), both mated and unmated.
A keying system that withstands > 4 Nm of torque.
Over-molded assemblies that are able to withstand 40 kg of pull (break-away)