Interconnection


Discrete IDC contacts

16 August 2017 Interconnection

AVX has released the new STRIPT 9177-500 series single IDC contacts for #12 – #18 AWG wire-to-board terminations in harsh industrial, transportation, outdoor and alternative energy applications. These latest additions to the STRIPT family of UL-approved, insulator-less single contacts provide a cost-effective solution for quickly, easily and reliably terminating individual high-current or high-voltage solid or stranded wires onto a PCB using a proven, gas-tight contact system.

Designed to support large wire gauges from both a robustness and current rating perspective, the new contacts enable wire-to-board connections up to 15 A and 600 V, and are built to withstand extreme temperatures, shock and vibration. The highly reliable cold-welded connections they enable are also compatible with potting and overmoulding encapsulation processes, allowing users to further protect the electronics from extreme environmental conditions including water ingress.

Ideal for use in solar and other alternative energy systems, outdoor and transportation lighting, commercial building wiring and electrical systems, and industrial motor controls, drives and pumps, each proven phosphor bronze IDC contact features a redundant contact system for enhanced wire retention and high current-carrying capabilities.

For more information contact Pieter Engelbrecht, Avnet South Africa, +27 (0)11 319 8600, pieter.engelbrecht@avnet.com, www.avnet.co.za



Credit(s)



Share this article:
Share via emailShare via LinkedInPrint this page

Further reading:

Connectors for automotive applications
31 August 2020, RS Components (SA) , Interconnection
RS Components has launched the A Series of high-specification automotive connectors from Amphenol, one of the world’s leading makers of interconnection devices suitable for a huge diversity of markets ...

Read more...
USB Type-C charging controllers
29 July 2020, Avnet Silica , Power Electronics / Power Management
Designers can overcome the challenges of implementing USB-C Power Delivery (PD) with the MAX77958 USB-C PD controller and the MAX77962 28 W buck-boost charger from Maxim Integrated Products. As portable ...

Read more...
High accuracy inclinometer with machine learning core
30 September 2020, Avnet Silica , Analogue, Mixed Signal, LSI
The IIS2ICLX from STMicroelectronics is a high accuracy, low power, 2-axis digital inclinometer for use in applications such as industrial automation and structural health monitoring. It features a ...

Read more...
11th Gen Intel Core processors with new design options
30 September 2020, Avnet Silica , Computer/Embedded Technology
In parallel with the 11th Gen Intel Core processor launch (code named Tiger Lake), congatec has launched both its first COM-HPC Client size A module and a next generation COM Express Compact Computer-on-Module. ...

Read more...
Connectors for automotive applications
30 September 2020, RS Components (SA) , Interconnection
RS Components has launched the A Series of high specification automotive connectors from Amphenol, one of the world’s leading makers of interconnection devices suitable for a huge diversity of markets ...

Read more...
Modify a connector? It may be easier than you think
30 September 2020, Spectrum Concepts , Interconnection
It happens all the time. We’re online with a designer and we’re looking at a connector in our picture search. He says “I need a connector that looks just like this one, but …” and then he goes on to explain ...

Read more...
Sensor bridge for 1-Wire protocol
31 August 2020, Avnet Silica , Telecoms, Datacoms, Wireless, IoT
Designers expanding connections to remote sensor networks can now reduce complexity and cost to the industry’s lowest levels with the DS28E18 1-Wire to I2C/SPI bridge from Maxim Integrated Products. By ...

Read more...
Deep diving thanks to Souriau connectors
31 August 2020, Hiconnex , Interconnection
Commercial diving is a critical profession for many industries, including construction, energy, maintenance and scientific research. It is a job that comes with many risks, so it is imperative that divers ...

Read more...
Like Star Wars, Samtec moves on a journey
31 August 2020, Spectrum Concepts , Interconnection
The journey never ends ... or maybe it does – maybe?!?! That thought definitely applies to Star Wars fans. Why? 21 February 2020 marked the launch date of Season 7 of Star Wars: The Clone Wars animated ...

Read more...
Terminal assemblies and pins
31 August 2020, Vepac Electronics , Interconnection
Vero Technologies offers a highly diverse range of terminal assemblies and pins, but why the need for so many variants? All of the pins and assemblies share something in common: they fulfil both a mechanical ...

Read more...