New M12 Circular Hybrid Technology (CHT) Connector

April 25th , 2012 → 3:12 pm @

New M12 Circular Hybrid Technology (CHT) Connector

These 8-pole, (4+4), M12 Circular Hybrid Technology (CHT) connectors combine two Cat5e twisted-pair data lines with 4 power lines capable of carrying up to 6.0A, for excellent signal integrity and optimal performance.  The CHT connector reduces cabling requirements and installation costs in harsh industrial applications.  Available in female receptacle (back panel mount) and double-ended cordset […]

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New Adjustable M12 Receptacles

November 21st , 2011 → 6:03 pm @

New Adjustable M12 Receptacles

The panel-mounted receptacles can be rotated during installation to allow a right-angle cordset to connect in a desired angular position.  These M12 A- and B-coded connectors are commonly used for industrial networks and automation applications in harsh environments.  The new receptacles are available in both male and female versions and prewired with 200mm wires.  The […]

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E-Stop Reduces Installation Costs by 60%

July 31st , 2011 → 4:32 pm @

E-Stop Reduces Installation Costs by 60%

Emergency Stop with LED, Small and Cost Effective In order to fulfill the need for a small and easy to install E-Stop, Smile has been developed.  This device is much like a common quick disconnect proximity switch which is engineered into the design of a machine.  The connector allows for the use of premolded cables, […]

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Molded Cordsets and Extension Cables for Harsh Motion Applications

July 30th , 2011 → 10:16 am @

Molded Cordsets and Extension Cables for Harsh Motion Applications

New high-flex M12 cordsets can flex up to 15 million bend-cycles.  The sensor/actuator cables (SACs) meet the rigorous demands of robotics, motion and C-track installations, where cables need torosional and bending strength beyond standard PUR cable material. The flexible cordsets’ gray PUR jacket is welding slag-resistant, so that it can flex, bend and twist during […]

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M12 Circular Technology Connectors High Signal Integrity and Excellent Performance with Rugged IP67-Sealing

July 24th , 2011 → 9:36 am @

M12 Circular Technology Connectors High Signal Integrity and Excellent Performance with Rugged IP67-Sealing

Introducing Brad® Micro-Change® Introducing the innovative M12 Circular Hybrid Technology (CHT) connector that combines Cat 5e data speed and power supply for high signal integrity and excellent performance. Combining both the power and data lines in one M12 connector, the Micro-Change CHT connector features a reduced footprint and lower installation and cabling costs in process and automation […]

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Cabling Meets Requirements for Outdoor Installation

April 23rd , 2011 → 1:56 pm @

Cabling Meets Requirements for Outdoor Installation

M12 Outdoor New line of signal and data plug connectors is designed for use outdoors.  The M12 Outdoor product line guarantees dependable connections and a high level of reliability even at temperatures between -40 and +105 degrees Celsius. The product line offers simple and flexible installation.  It not only withstands extreme temperatures, but also resists […]

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Molded Cordsets and Extension Cables Designed for Harsh Motion Applications

March 20th , 2011 → 12:13 pm @

Molded Cordsets and Extension Cables Designed for Harsh Motion Applications

M12 High-Flex Cordsets In the areas of robotics, motion systems and Ctrack, a cable is often required to flex, bend and twist continuously during the manufacturing process.  For this reason, highly flexible cables are needed with torsional and bending strength over and above that of the normal PUR cable material.  high-flex M12 cordsets are now offered as […]

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Industrial M12 Mini-B USB Receptacle and Plug Cable Assemblies

February 10th , 2011 → 3:22 pm @

Industrial M12 Mini-B USB Receptacle and Plug Cable Assemblies

New, ruggedized industrial M12 Mini-B USB product line is suitable for harsh industrial applications that require secure and reliable connection between industrial devices and PC peripherals. The M12 Mini-B USB receptacle and cables meet USB 2.0 with a transfer rate of 480 Mbit/s.  These IP67 protected connectors utilize the SPEEDCON connection system – just a […]

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M12 Speedcon: IP67 Protection Whether Mated or Unmated

May 30th , 2010 → 2:36 pm @

M12 Speedcon: IP67 Protection Whether Mated or Unmated

PLUSCON Product Information All M12 Speedcon receptacles (panel-mount or PCB-mount) fulfill IP67 protection when mated and also when unmated.  The IP67 (DIN EN 60529) category provides protection from dust, dirt, and water penetration, even when the connector is temporarily submerged. The features of the connector that provide a watertight seal, even when unmated, are illustrated […]

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