Construction Vehicles Go Electric
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Construction Vehicles Go Electric
As the construction industry embraces electrification, OEMs are discovering it’s not as simple as repurposing the technology used in passenger vehicles. Connector suppliers are addressing the unique challenges this shift entails. The off-road transportation sector, which includes construction, mining, and agriculture vehicles, is embracing electrification due to the benefits it affords. However, certain challenges have become evident. For starters, much of what has been…
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Electronic Housings for the Off-Road Vehicle Market
Electronic Housings for the Off-Road Vehicle Market
Off-road conditions subject electronics to a wide range of stressors. To ensure reliable, seamless integration into off-road vehicles, design engineers should look for special features when specifying housing systems. Electronic housings designed for the off-road vehicle…
Shielded Connectors Improve Electromagnetic Compatibility
Shielded Connectors Improve Electromagnetic Compatibility
Adding EMI shielding to connectors prevents electromagnetic noise from becoming a problem. Signal speeds in all types of electronic devices have been getting faster and faster as devices from smartphones to medical equipment to automobiles process…
New Connectivity Solutions for the AI Data Center
New Connectivity Solutions for the AI Data Center
Advanced connectivity solutions are emerging to support new AI data center architectures. High-speed board-to-board connectors, next-generation cables, backplanes, and near-ASIC connector-to-cable solutions operating at speeds up to 224 Gb/s-PAM4 will accelerate the future of computing. By…
eVTOL is Ready to Rise Above Urban Congestion
eVTOL is Ready to Rise Above Urban Congestion
A new urban mobility solution for today’s congested cities, eVTOL enables passengers to take to the skies, no pilot required. Electrified, autonomous, and responsive, eVTOL offers an airborne route into a new transportation future. A convergence…
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Heavy Duty Product Roundup  
Heavy Duty Product Roundup  
This week’s Product Roundup highlights heavy duty interconnects from leading connector manufacturers and suppliers.   Heavy Duty Interconnects Avnet supplies Amphenol Sine Systems’ ecomate RM (Rugged Metal) Series of circular, metal connectors that provide an IP67…
Materials for Connectors Product Roundup  
Materials for Connectors Product Roundup  
This week’s Product Roundup highlights materials for connectors from leading connector manufacturers and suppliers. Materials for connectors RF connectors are available in a variety of materials to suit the usage requirements and the application’s operating environment.…
Autoclavable & Sterilizable Product Roundup  
Autoclavable & Sterilizable Product Roundup  
This week’s Product Roundup highlights autoclavable and sterilizable connectors from leading connector manufacturers and suppliers. Autoclavable & Sterilizable Connectors Fischer Connectors Fischer Core Series offers sterilizable connectivity solutions including brass, stainless steel, and plastic 405 models,…
Edge Card Product Roundup  
Edge Card Product Roundup  
This week’s Product Roundup highlights edge-card connectors from leading connector manufacturers and suppliers. Edge card connectors KYOCERA AVX’s 9159-650 series of edge card connectors provides a one-piece, board-to-board solution for use in datacom applications for a…
D-Subminiature Connectors Product Roundup  
D-Subminiature Connectors Product Roundup  
This week’s Product Roundup highlights D-Subminiature connectors from leading connector manufacturers and suppliers. D-Subminiature connectors Amphenol's high power D-Sub connector with 75A current rating is available in cable (solder/crimp) and board versions and conforms to UL1977…
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What are EWIS connectors? 
What are EWIS connectors? 
What are EWIS connectors? Meet the Connector: EWIS Connectors EWIS connectors and cables are components used in the Electrical Wiring Interconnection System (EWIS) of an aircraft. The EWIS represents a unified approach to aircraft wiring design that encompasses all the wiring, connectors, terminals, and related devices necessary for transmitting…
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