Stubby Spring Plungers
J. W. Winco (New Berlin, WI) now
offers series WN 717.10 Stainless
Steel Stubby Hand Retractable
Spring Plungers in inch sizes.
The RoHS-compliant spring
■ A non lock-out design.
■ A pull ring.
■ Suitability in applications with
■ A stainless steel plunger body,
pin, spring, and pull ring.
■ Availability in sizes from 1/4-20
to 5/8-11 thread.
■ An optional locking patch.
CONEC (Garner, NC) has developed a series of vibration resistant, bayonet
locking USB 2.0 Type-A and Mini-USB 2.0 Type-B connectors designed for
harsh environments. Features include:
■ An interface that meets IP67-rating requirements when mated or
covered with a protective cap.
■ Robust internal components housed in black plastic with a
compact bayonet locking method.
■ Fast assembly with an audible snap that indicates a proper and secure
■ Availability with a 4-hole flange mount nickel-plated die-cast housing.
■ A panel receptacle that can be PCB-mounted or used with a flex circuit,
protective caps, and pre-terminated jumper cables with an over-molded Mini-USB Type-B plug.
■ Availability in 2, 3, and 5 m standard lengths.
■ A 1.5 A max current rating (Type-A) or 1.0 A max (Type-B) at 25ºC.
Carr Lane (St. Louis, MO) has
introduced the CL5TM
quick-change, 5-Axis workholding system. CL5 consists of 3 components: a subplate, a riser, and top tooling
made up of a vise or a fixture
plate. The subplate transforms a
T-slot table into a modular fixturing
plate. Features include:
■ Flexible clamping and locating of other
tooling and/or fixtures.
■ Built-in clamping and locating for risers for accurate set-ups.
■ Availability in a range of sizes, including some concentric styles.
■ Numerous jaw types and sizes to accommodate a variety of parts.
Controlled Impedance Cable & Assemblies
Cicoil (Valencia, CA) has introduced a durable controlled impedance
cable. Unlike bulky round cables and non-flexible woven cables, the
Cicoil design can be utilized in applications requiring submersion
in water, repetitive motion, and exposure to harsh environments.
■ A highly flexible cable with individually controlled impedance
■ Availability with 1 to 8 individ-
ually shielded 100 Ohm pairs.
■ A halogen-free and flame retar-
dant Flexx-Sil encased design.
■ Availability in 3', 6', and 12'
Multi-Point Flat Rod System
Southco (Concordville, PA) has introduced the A5 Multi-Point Flat
Rod System, which offers increased strength when controlling multiple latch points from a single point of operation. The flat design
provides an economical solution and added security in enclosure
applications with longer doors and panels, eliminating flexing, pry
points, and rattle. Features include:
■ Compliance with Telcordia GR-487 requirements for salt spray