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- 1.1 April 2019 Connector Business Information – Half II > Occasion Information
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Abstract protection of upcoming business occasions, in addition to current award, partnership, promotion, personnel, facility, distribution, requirements, affiliation, and certification information from throughout the connector business.
April 2019 Connector Business Information – Half II
April 2019 Connector Business Information – Half II > Occasion Information
Samtec is showcasing all kinds of Samtec Answer Blocks — together with high-speed board-to-board and cable, optical, RF, micro/rugged, and versatile stacking options — at AUVSI XPONENTIAL 2019, the most important and most complete commerce present devoted to unmanned and autonomous methods. The occasion kicked off in Chicago yesterday, April 29, and runs via Thursday, Might 2. Go to Samtec at sales space #2014.
For those who’re attending AUVSI XPONENTIAL in Chicago this week, please make sure you go to AirBorn Inc., Amphenol Army & Aerospace, Fischer Connectors, ITT Inc., New England Wire Applied sciences, ODU-USA, Omnetics Connector Company, Radiall, and TE Connectivity as properly.
ITT Cannon is showcasing a variety of D-Sub, fiber optic, rack-and-panel, and Micro-D interconnect options on the 2019 Del Mar Electronics and Manufacturing Present, which can happen Might 1–2 in San Diego, California. Go to ITT at cubicles #271–276.
In case you’re attending the Del Mar Electronics and Manufacturing Present this week, please you’ll want to go to sponsoring exhibitors Arrow Electronics, Digi-Key Electronics, and Mouser Electronics, together with different Most popular Suppliers, together with AirBorn, Amphenol ICC, Amphenol Industrial Merchandise Group, Amphenol Pcd, Arrow Electronics, AVX, Bulgin, Digi-Key Electronics, Hirose, I-PEX Connectors, ITT Cannon, JAE, LEMO, Metz Join, Mill-Max, Mouser Electronics, Phoenix Contact, PRECI-DIP, QA Know-how, Sager Electronics, Schleuniger, Smiths Interconnect, TE Connectivity, TT Electronics, and TTI, Inc.
ITT Cannon is exhibiting at Railtex 2019 in Birmingham, UK, Might 14–16, the place it’ll showcase its portfolio of rail software options, together with harsh-environment round connectors for rail infrastructure and rolling inventory and cost-effective options for in-car purposes. Go to ITT at sales space #S05, together with our different Most popular Suppliers binder and HARTING.
Interstate Connecting Elements (ICC), a division of Heilind Mil-Aero, is showcasing a various vary of cutting-edge army and aerospace merchandise, together with connectors and equipment from prime interconnect producers like Amphenol Pcd and TE Connectivity, at this yr’s Area Tech Expo in Pasadena, California, Might 20–22. Go to ICC at sales space #3026.
IPC is inviting engineers, researchers, teachers, technical specialists, and business leaders to submit presentation subjects and descriptions for the IPC Electronics Supplies Discussion board, a brand new technical convention devoted to developments in supplies and processes related to electronics meeting and manufacturing. The convention will happen in Minneapolis, Minnesota, November 5–7, 2019.
April 2019 Connector Business Information – Half II > Award Information
TTI, Inc. acquired TE Connectivity’s 2018 International Broadline Distributor of the Yr Award in recognition of its excellent gross sales efficiency, buyer satisfaction, and marketing strategy efficiency. That is the sixth time that TTI has been honored with this acknowledgement.
The F.A.Z.-Institut, a subsidiary of the famend Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, lately honored Lumberg as Germany’s Innovation Chief in recognition of its revolutionary power and management, together with how strongly their innovations distinguished themselves from earlier innovations and the way strongly their innovations influenced later innovations.
April 2019 Connector Business Information – Half II > Partnership, Promotion, & Personnel Information
Hirose Electrical Co. Ltd., Tokyo, and the HARTING Know-how Group have entered into an settlement to collectively develop, standardise, and market an progressive interconnect system for single-pair Ethernet (SPE). The duo’s partnership was first introduced within the fall of 2016 when Hirose and HARTING collectively launched the ix Industrial® interface, which has since turn out to be a well-liked answer for miniature four-pair Ethernet purposes. Now, the companions are pursuing systematic enlargement to realize an entire end-to-end SPE infrastructure answer. This strategy consists of the event of a practicable portfolio of connectors, sockets, cables, and cable units, together with efforts to standardize all points of the SPE ecosystem and to efficiently place the brand new SPE know-how in consumer teams. The businesses are protecting an in depth eye on requirements for single-pair cabling and the elements required on the gadget aspect, in addition to the required transmission requirements, comparable to IEEE802.three BASE-T1, to create an entire infrastructure for Ethernet purposes together with the continued enlargement of the Industrial Web of Issues (IIoT) in markets together with transportation, robotics, power, and industrial automation.
TE Connectivity partnered with Verdicala visionary start-up that desires to revolutionize how the meals business grows and harvests meals, to develop an revolutionary sustainable indoor rising system that would assist change the best way that eating places and the remainder of the meals business take into consideration sourcing recent elements and help at the moment’s meals high quality, security, and wholesome way of life calls for. Outfitted with TE applied sciences together with waterproof connectors, contactless energy options, antennas, and humidity, temperature, magnetic place, and liquid degree sensors, every indoor Verdical unit can product as much as 150 kilos of produce and herbs a yr.
Phoenix Contact’s newest blogs tackle options and implementation ideas for sensible networks and the significance of derating curves.
Newark, an Avnet Firm, launched the business’s first Connector e-Information: a complete on-line reference software that showcases connectors from greater than 30 of probably the most trusted manufacturers. The brand new Connector e-Information permits engineers to simply evaluation and choose related interconnect merchandise from Newark’s in depth connector catalog by photograph or half quantity, offering engineers—and particularly those that may have to switch a broken connector with out having the half quantity to determine it—with a useful useful resource that additionally shares related merchandise and equipment, reminiscent of cable and wire, crimp instruments, and different set up aids.
Samtec’s newest blogs tackle testing connectors with combined flowing fuel, thermal shock testing for connectors, and the outcomes of a twin research accomplished in partnership with Phoenix Contact, which exhibits that when PCB processing necessities dictate utilizing a zero.10mm stencil, the coplanarity necessities for many connectors may be relaxed to a minimal of zero.15mm. The corporate additionally revealed a weblog about Embedded Tech Developments 2019 that features movies of its two shows, “Getting ready for the Subsequent Wave of Excessive-Velocity Materials in Embedded Computing” and “Open Applied sciences, Open Markets: The Worth of Requirements Participation.”
Avnet’s new Transportation Options Information goals to assist clients leverage the corporate’s end-to-end ecosystem to design and ship safer, smarter, and extra environment friendly options for 3 of the fastest-growing markets in transportation: superior driver help techniques (ADAS), infotainment, and electrification.
Amphenol RF has partnered with Amphenol Customized Cable to launch an progressive, on-line, quick-turn cable configuration software: QuickBuild RF, which can permit clients to configure cable assemblies utilizing a large assortment of radio frequency (RF) connectors and commonplace cables at any size. Clients can anticipate the identical excessive normal of high quality that they’ve come to depend on from Amphenol RF with the customization, customer support, and on-time supply that Amphenol Customized Cable is extensively recognized for. Made-to-order cable assemblies might be manufactured and shipped inside a matter of days with no minimal order amount (MOQ) and will probably be delivered in lower than every week to clients worldwide.
Samtec up to date its Broadcast Video Options Information to deal with current modifications within the broadcast video ecosystem, which is experiencing elevated demand for high-capacity 4K and past digital transmission utilizing in the present day’s SDI infrastructure and rising video-over-IP (VoIP) infrastructure and thus requires expanded capabilities all through the printed video chain, from digital camera to shopper.
LEONI and relayr, a specialist in industrial options involving the Web of Issues (IoT), introduced a strategic partnership at Hannover Messe 2019. The 2 corporations plan to collectively develop clever cable and automation techniques for progressive IoT applied sciences designed to scale back unplanned downtime of robotic manufacturing strains and lift manufacturing effectivity and general gear efficacy for automakers and their suppliers. The businesses’ agnostic place in the direction of automation gear will present the required flexibility and agility to realize success inside the complexity of right now’s automotive manufacturing surroundings, and preliminary check installations are anticipated in automotive manufacturing as early as later this yr.
Amphenol RF’s new Sensible Agriculture Options Information is a digital, short-form catalog designed to streamline the interconnect choice course of inside the precision farming vertical by offering clients with an summary of this rising IoT-enabled market, a breakdown of its core purposes, and details about the connectors, cable assembles, and adapters that may help infrastructure improvement and stand up to rugged area circumstances.
April 2019 Connector Business Information – Half II > Distribution Information
TTI Inc. is now the unique distributor for SEACON underwater connectors from TE Connectivity, which ship field-proven dry-mate and underwater-mateable interconnect options for undersea purposes together with distant working automobiles (ROVs), dive techniques, offshore oil and fuel exploration, and even business and residential swimming pool methods.
Digi-Key Electronics launched PandA™, a brand new Pricing and Availability device designed to make it faster and simpler than ever to seek out product pricing and availability info. The device permits customers to add a elements listing or manually enter a number of elements to get immediate pricing, delivers present availability and product info in simply minutes, and makes it straightforward for patrons so as to add elements to their cart for cargo.
Heilind Electronics expanded its already in depth stock of JAE Electronics connector merchandise with the addition of JAE’s DX07 Collection Waterproof USB Sort-C receptacles, which have a reversible design, a sturdy locking mechanism, superior EMI/EMC shielding, and a singular insert mould that delivers IPX8 safety, and can be found in each lengthy and brief shell configurations. The collection additionally helps 5Gb/s SuperSpeed communication and a 5A energy provide and is right to be used purposes together with smartphones, tablets, PCs, high-definition camcorders, digital nonetheless cameras, audio system, headphones, and digital/augmented actuality (VR/AR) units.
Digi-Key Electronics is now stocking CUI’s IP67 Waterproof USB Connectors, which conform to USB 2.zero and three.1 Gen 2 requirements, can be found in Micro-B and Sort-C surface-mount and mid-mount SMT configurations, and are rated for as much as 10,000 mating cycles.
TTI, Inc. launched a brand new Invoice of Supplies (BOM) Add Device that permits customers to shortly and simply confirm the supply of the interconnect, passive, and electromechanical (IP&E) merchandise the undertaking requires with a single add. As soon as customers add a spreadsheet of required elements or copy and paste an inventory of as much as 100 elements, the software scans for TTI half quantity matches, returns stock availability, and sends a quote request to customers’ native TTI gross sales workforce.
Heilind Electronics is now stocking Molex’s PicoBlade Connector System, which contains a 1.25mm pitch, offers safe electrical connections even beneath low-current, low-voltage, and high-vibration circumstances, and is out there in each vertical and right-angle wire-to-board and wire-to-wire configurations with 2–15 gold-plated contacts. Heilind can also be now stocking Amphenol RF’s 12G Excessive-Frequency BNC and HD-BNC Connectors, that are optimized for 4K Extremely-Excessive-Definition video, present absolutely intact sign transmission by way of a single channel, function at 75Ω, help 12Gb/s knowledge charges, and can be found in each cable configurations and PCB configurations with edge-mount, straight, and right-angle choices.
TTI, Inc. is now stocking AirBorn’s RC Collection Stackable Connectors, which function a strong, low-stress design that accommodates nearly any board-to-board spacing, 28–200 high-reliability, individually repairable beryllium-copper (BeCu) contacts that guarantee wonderful conductivity in even high-temperature purposes, a light-weight plastic physique, zero.zero75” contact spacing, and 100Ω and 85Ω differential serial buses. TTI can also be now stocking TE Connectivity’s INSTALITE Molded Boots with Rayaten Shielding, which ship 70dB of attenuation as much as 1GHz, are straightforward to put in, and are a superb selection for harnessing purposes, in addition to Harwin’s M225 Industrial Excessive-Efficiency Connectors, which give 50% extra contact space than conventional two-finger contacts to ship larger current-carrying capacities, elevated vibration dealing with capabilities, and decreased contact resistance.
April 2019 Connector Business Information – Half II > Associations, Requirements, and Certifications Information
ITT Cannon’s liquid-cooled EV Excessive-Energy Charging (HPC) solutionreceived additional affirmation from a number one check home that it might function constantly at 500A. This most up-to-date profitable testing, carried out by US-based Intertek, aligns with earlier verification from VDE in Europe and reconfirms the answer’s 500A steady charging functionality with a 4m cable size and an ambient temperature of 50°C.
IPC — Affiliation Connecting Electronics Industries® launched the brand new IPC-2591 Related Manufacturing unit Change (CFX) business normal to help the fast and straightforward implementation of Business four.zero and sensible manufacturing unit purposes, together with machine-to-business knowledge communication. Developed with simplicity in thoughts, IPC CFX defines all three crucial parts required for a real plug-and-play industrial IoT commonplace: a message protocol, an encoding mechanism, and a selected content material creation factor, and could be loaded and absolutely workable in a matter of hours. As well as, its advantages are made attainable with out the necessity for middleware, which supplies producers with each vital value financial savings and improved reliability.
4 new substances are being added to the Restriction of Hazardous Substances (RoHS) directive. The Delegated Directive (EU) 2015/863 is amending Annex II of the RoHS 2 Directive 2011/65/EU to incorporate bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP), butyl benzyl phthalate (BBP), dibutyl phthalate (DBP), and diisobutyl phthalate (DIBP), increasing the full variety of RoHS substances from six to 10. The amendments go into impact on July 22, 2019 for most electrical and digital gear (EEE) and onJuly 22, 2021 for medical units, together with in vitro applied sciences, and industrial monitoring and management devices, however ECIA members are already seeing many buyer requests for RoHS standing together with all 10 RoHS substances and will anticipate the quantity of requests to extend.
IPC’s 2019 Research of High quality Benchmarks for Electronics Meeting is presently underway. The confidential survey is open to all corporations that do electronics meeting worldwide, together with OEMs and contract electronics manufacturing service (EMS) corporations, and addresses the business’s most generally used high quality measurements, together with yields, defect charges, value of poor high quality, rework, check and inspection strategies used, stock accuracy, buyer returns, provider efficiency, and certifications. The report will present business averages and percentile knowledge by product sort, area, and firm measurement tier. Product varieties coated within the survey embrace digital end-products and techniques, inflexible PCBs, versatile circuits and inflexible flex, inflexible backplanes, molded boards, MCM-C-L-D, mechanical meeting, cable and wire harnesses, and discrete wiring terminals and connectors. Members who full the survey will obtain the findings report without charge and may use the outcomes to benchmark their operations to world-class high quality measurements. The web survey is on the market in each English and Mandarin Chinese language, and the deadline for participation is Friday, Might 17.