FCI Introduces Suite of Lighting Solutions

Singapore — FCI, a leading supplier of connectors and interconnect systems, introduced today, a comprehensive suite of solutions for Lighting applications. The FCI suite of products consisting of Wire-to-Board, Wire-to-Wire, Wire-to-Panel and Board-to-Board configurations, are suitable for a variety of lighting applications such as retrofit lamps, indoor/outdoor fixtures, signage, specialty lighting and lighting controls. The FCI…

TE Connectivity to Unveil Advanced Connectivity, Sensor Solutions

Schaffhausen, Switzerland — TE Connectivity Ltd. (NYSE: TEL), a world leader in connectivity, is unveiling its highly engineered, cutting edge connectivity and sensor technologies at electronica, the leading trade fair for electronic components, systems and applications, in Munich, Germany, from November 11 to 14. TE will be located in hall B3 at stand 225. As one of the…

Heilind Stocks Amphenol CFP Connectors

Heilind Electronics, a leading distributor of electronic components, is now stocking CFP2 and CFP4 Surface-Mount Receptacle Connectors by Amphenol Connectors. Amphenol’s commercial high-speed connectors offer high port density, configurability and utilization for next generation and future generation systems. They provide remarkable mechanical durability and resonance dampening features for superior performance. The CFP2 and CFP4 interconnect…

IP&E Trends: Longer Deliveries for Aluminum Electrolytic Caps, Relays

The good news for buyers is that lead times and pricing trends remain stable for most interconnect, passive and electromechanical (IP&E) components, according to Avnet Electronics Marketing’s most recent Market and Technology Trends report. However, purchasers should keep a close eye on lead times for surface-mount aluminum electrolytic capacitors and electromechanical relays. Production capacity at…

Mouser Stocks Amphenol Aero Connectors

Mouser Electronics, Inc. is now stocking Oval Contact System (OCS) Connectors from Amphenol Aerospace. Designed for high-speed data transmission, these rugged, high density connectors deliver data rates of up to 10 Gbps per pair while withstanding a minimum of 500 mating cycles. Part of Amphenol’s newest offering of its environmentally-compliant MIL-DTL-38999 interconnect products, these OCS…

Element14 Expands Molex Portfolio

Element14 has expanded its connector range to include the high current density Mega-Fit Power Connectors, from Molex, one of the world’s leader in complete interconnect solutions for  telecommunications, consumer electronics, industrial, automotive, aerospace and defense, medical, and lighting. The Molex Mega-Fit Power Connector delivers cutting-edge current density at 23.0 amps per circuit on a 5.7-millimeter…

Heilind Stocks Lite-Trap SMT Wire-to-Board Connectors

Wilmington, Mass. — Heilind Electronics, the largest distributor of interconnect products in North America, is now stocking the Lite-Trap™ SMT Wire-to-Board Connector System manufactured by Molex Incorporated. The new Lite-Trap™ SMT Wire-to-Board Connector System is compact in size, which meets the needs of thin LED lighting-module applications. It is a push-button style connector that has a…

FCI & Samtec Sign Connector Sourcing Pact

FCI Electronics and Samtec Inc., two leading suppliers of high speed connectors and interconnect systems, today announced the signing of a second-source agreement under which Samtec is licensed to manufacture, market and sell FCI’s next generation ExaMAX® high speed connector product portfolio. Officials from both companies expressed their excitement in this new partnership. “This second-source…