Amphenol is a world leader in the design, manufacture and supply of high-performance interconnect systems for harsh environment military applications including vibration, pressure, humidity, nuclear radiation and severe temperature changes. We have unparalleled product breadth ranging from military specification connectors, customized high-speed board level interconnects, flexible to rigid printed circuit boards, backplane systems and integrated assemblies. Our solutions span most military end markets including avionics, communications, engines, ground vehicles and tanks, homeland security, naval, ordnance and missile systems, radar systems, rotorcraft, satellite and space programs and unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV).
The SMP interface is a subminiature interface in the same scale as MMCX connectors but offers a frequency range of DC to 40 GHz. It is commonly used in miniaturized high frequency coaxial modules and is offered in both push-on and snap-on mating styles.
This line of VITA 67.3 contact terminations prevents RF signals from reflecting back and causing damage to your embedded system. Now available for both SMPM and SMPS series. SV Microwave’s VITA product line is the latest addition to the RF / coaxial section of the VPX platform. SV Microwave is an associate member of The Open Group and an active participant of the SOSA Electro-mechanical hardware g
SV Microwave's new line of single port, two-port, and four-port PCB surface mount connectors are ideal for high frequency printed circuit board applications where precision is key. Current interface configurations include SMP, SMPM, and SMPS series. Take your system to the next level!
SV Microwave’s SMP spring bullets guarantee maximum RF performance by eliminating gaps between the bullet and shroud during gang mating. Additionally, these spring-loaded bullets have been designed for repeatable VSWR performance under all states of compression by solving radial misalignment issues when fully mated.
Solaris is a small, plastic, easy-to-use rectangular connector designed specifically for low and medium power applications. Solaris’ spring-loaded slide lock mechanism is a snap to use - simply push to lock and slide to unlock. The slide lock provides convenient single-handed & tool-less mating, eliminating the Foreign Object Debris (FOD) found in typical screw mount D-Subs.
This standard Micro-D interface connector is equipped with Amphenol surface mount clip technology. It is fully intermateable with standard M83513 connectors but provides a reduced footprint allowing for increased contact density. It eliminates the need for washing and soldering processes saving time and cost in PCB assembly. It allows for double-sided PCB design for more components.
SV Microwave’s high speed RF/coaxial reduced flange edge launch connectors are ideal for high frequency PCB applications where precision is key. These rugged, durable and reusable connectors are 30% smaller than the standard flange allowing for a smaller footprint on your board. Additionally, these connectors can accommodate multiple PCB thicknesses.
Solder-on PCB Edge Launch and Surface Mount Connectors
SV Microwave’s high speed RF/coaxial solder-on bulkhead edge launch and low profile surface mount connectors are ideal for high frequency PCB applications where precision is critical. These female connectors feature a new body style design and are available in SMA, 2.92mm, 2.4mm and 1.85mm series.
As a member of SOSA's standards committees, SV Microwave spearheaded the effort to include RF industry-recognized interfaces like SMPM and SMPS as open standards. Watch the video below, and partner with SV on your next SOSA aligned project.
High-performance connectors that meet the stringent qualifications required for space flight, including the Goddard Space Flight Center S-311 and MIL-DTL-24308 Class M specifications. Our D-Subminiature spaceflight series connectors work well in aviation and space flight applications.
A MIL-STD-83522 style connector and strain relief boot are compliant to NASAEEE-INST-002 material guidelines for space applications. The Space ST is an M83522 style variant, which features a higher spring force than commercial ST connectors, allowing it to meet the shock and vibration requirements of MIL-C-83522.
The SP Max is specifically designed for power and signal management in military, space, satellite, and commercial air applications. Its slim precision machined shell is available in three sizes with four contact sizes and twenty-one layout options available for versatility.
SSMC connectors are ideal for limited-space applications that require the security of a threaded coupling mechanism. They are best used with semi-rigid cables or miniature flexible cables in demanding applications up to 12.4 GHz.
A large selection of caps for plugs and receptacles. Protect your plugs and receptacles against dust, water, moisture, EMI, and contact bending. We provide protective caps for 38999 Series I, II, III (MIL-DTL-38999/EN3645), PT/451 Series (MIL-DTL-26482), and RJ/USB Field connectors. Standard caps, snap caps, rubber caps, and dummy receptacles are available.
Positronic offers a variety of standard and high-density D-subs, as well as accessories and ComboD-sub connectors. Highly reliable with precision-machined contacts, our connectors meet various industrial and military performance levels for applications from basic power supplies to advanced weapon systems and flight. Explore our design features including package size, contact, and mating variants.
Standoffs were designed with strength, stability, and weight reduction in mind. Our Standoffs are made with PEEK— a very strong, non-conductive/non-corrosive, and lightweight material - designed to replace heavier aluminum. They come with a locking feature for security, are designed with ribs to provide additional strength.
Standoffs were designed with strength, stability, and weight reduction in mind. ABD031 standoffs are made with black thermoplastic and conform to ABD031 flammability standards. There are two types of these standoffs - Type I has an operating temperature range of -67° to 266° and uses a screw mount; whereas Type II has an operating temperature range of -67° to 185° and uses a tie-down mount.
The Star-Line EX® series is certified for use in a Zone 1/2/21/22 hazardous environment. Classified facilities such as petrochemical refineries and land/offshore drilling systems are but a few of the applications for this broad product series. The Star-Line EX® is certified to the latest IECEx, ATEX, UL FM, EN 60079 standards, as well as the current EAC/GOST standards.
Stingray 7 series offers compact, low profile, metal shelled connectors that withstand exposure to moisture, dust, dirt, and chemicals typically encountered by First Responders, Security, and Military personnel. The magnetic, non-keyed coupling system has no moving parts and allows the connector to be easily mated without the need for pre-alignment.
SV Microwave offers fixed-length RF cable assemblies using its extremely pliable SuperFlex Ø.047" cable. SV's SuperFlex product line includes right angle and straight SMP and SMPM connectors for unmatched routing in tight spaces.
This super flexible coax cable is capable of extreme bends, which allow it to fit in tight spaces and route for any application. Available in series: SMP, SMPM and SMA.
Amphenol introduces the TACBeam Series into the harsh environment product portfolio. This legacy hermaphroditic fiber optic lens connector, facilitates the inter-connection of multiple identical fiber optic cable assemblies known as daisy chaining, thus eliminating the need for polarising the assemblies and the use of in-line adapters.
TacBeam is a hermaphroditic lens connector, insensitive to dust and dirt. This connector is qualified as per MIL-DTL-83526/20 and 21. In addition, it is approved as per VG95319-100; -101, and is thus suitable for outdoor applications. A marine bronze version is also available (according to VG95319-102).
AFSI offers a MIL-DTL-83526/20 & /21 qualified expanded beam rugged fiber optic connector for military and industrial applications. Since the lenses do not physically contact, there is no wear on the termini, which allows the connector to be mated and demated thousands of times without affecting optical performance.
TAC Connectors are designed and manufactured to the exacting specifications of MIL-DTL-55116 requirements at half the size of the standard connectors. They are the ideal choice to reduce size and weight and still maintain many of the same performance benefits wherever an M55116 connector is needed on a newly designed system.
Manufacturer and supplier of airborne audio connectors, see MIL-DTL-9177. Our special ruggedized design has been the industry standard on military and commercial helmets and headsets for many years. We offer a number of connector options for different mounting styles, switch functions, and soldier attachments.
With more than 70 years of experience in the development, design, and manufacture of high-quality sensors, Thermometrics offers one of the most comprehensive ranges of temperature measurement and sensor products in the world today – NTC Thermistors, PTC Thermistors, Infrared (IR) Sensors, Current Limiters, Temperature Standards, and Temperature Sensor Assemblies.
New high current technology alternative to our RadSok socket. Temper Grip contacts increase ampacity up to 40%, which increases the value of your system or downsize cable size and space on a panel. Temper-Grip contacts will far outlast the temperature extremes of the standard connectors they can go into.
Amphenol RF offers a full line of termination tooling to meet your specific production requirements. All tools meet Amphenol’s stringent design and quality requirements and provide a consistent and reliable crimp each and every time, thereby ensuring the integrity of the connector termination.
Terrapin SCE2 is a range of miniature circular push-pull and latched connectors. Featuring an optional locking mechanism, multiple shell sizes with up to 37 contacts, and suitability for overmoulding, Terrapin SCE2 is the preferred choice for miniature connectors in military and other harsh environment applications.
The TFOCA-III® series of 6 & 24-channel fiber optic connectors are ideal for environmentally harsh conditions. The TFOCA-III® design utilizes the latest technology in fiber optic connectivity by incorporating industry-standard physical contact ceramic ferrules and alignment sleeves.
The TFOCA-II® 12-ch. connector, designed and patented by AFSI, is ideal for environmentally harsh conditions and its design takes advantage of the latest technology by utilizing industry-standard physical contact ceramic ferrules. The TFOCA-II® connector is designed for minimal maintenance in the field, and its removable end cap allows direct access to the alignment sleeve and termini.
AFSI, in collaboration with the United States Army CECOM, designed the “next generation” deployable fiber optic connector for the emerging “knowledge-centric warfare communication” requirements of the future battlefield. The heart of the TFOCA-II® centers on the sealed free-floating termini which enables the connectors to seal against high humidity and moisture conditions.
TFOCA-II® Ruggedized Media Converter (ARCH Series)
Amphenol Fiber Systems International (AFSI) offers the ARCH Series TFOCA-II® Ruggedized Media Converter to provide optical-electrical (O-E) and electrical-optical (E-O) conversion for harsh environments. This stand-alone unit features ruggedized optical transceivers integrated into a compact housing with 10/100/1000 Ethernet electrical interfaces.
Amphenol Fiber Systems International’s TFOCA-XBT4® incorporates expanded beam technology into the proven TFOCA-II® connector form factor. The TFOCA-II® physical contact connector is the standard fiber optic connector for the US Army, designed for and proven in the harshest of military and industrial applications.
The THDM is a MIL-PRF-28876 derived mechanical transfer (MT) rugged fiber optic connector for military and aerospace applications.THDM is modular, allowing multiple combinations of fiber types to be used in the same connector.
SV Microwave just released a new line of threaded SMPM connectors that feature a standard SMPM RF interface with a threaded coupling nut to ensure low mating and de-mating force. These threaded SMPM connectors are ideal for high vibration environments while still maintaining superior electrical and mechanical performance.
SV Microwave has expanded its popular line of threaded SMPM connectors to include even more PCB connector variations. These connectors feature a standard SMPM RF interface with the addition of a threaded coupling nut to ensure low mating and de-mating force. These threaded SMPM connectors are ideal for high vibration environments while still maintaining superior performance.
Amphenol SV Microwave has a complete line of threaded SMPM RF connectors that feature a standard SMPM RF interface with the addition of a threaded coupling nut to ensure low mating and de-mating force. These threaded SMPM connectors are ideal for high-vibration environments while still maintaining superior electrical and mechanical performance. Available in a variety of finishes.
A push-pull mating connector, the T-Line incorporates a retention spring in the receptacle and a full-mating indicator band on the plug. Inserts are qualified to MIL-DTL-38999 Series III and accept standard M39029-56/58 series contacts in either size 22D or size 20 contact arrangements. Designed to reduce the size and weight of your electrical systems without sacrificing performance.
Rapid Prototyping. Achieve any pin-out you can imagine – without sacrificing performance or lead time. Thanks to Amphenol’s revolutionary insulator technology (patent pending), we can rapidly produce connectors in any PCB contact configuration and get you fully functional sample pieces within a week. MIL-DTL-38999, Reverse Bayonet GT, MIL-DTL-5015, 2M, and more.
TVµCom-10Gb+ combines 10 Gb/s Ethernet speed of the classic µCom-10Gb+ with the ruggedness of 38999 Series III shell. TVµCom-10Gb+ exceeds 10Gb/s according to the IEEE 802.3an-2006, 10GBase-T standard, and the 38999 series III size 11 shell provides environmental resistance similar to MIL-DTL-38999 Series III.
TV circular connectors with various surfaces such as aluminum, stainless steel, marine bronze, or nickel-coated composite. Approved as per MIL-DTL-38999 Series III. They are also very vibration-resistant due to the screw lock. A tear plug is also available.
Amphenol Socapex MIL-DTL-38999 Series III / EN3645 connectors offer a large variety of contact arrangements and shell types, with maximum weight/space savings. 9 shell sizes (from 9 to 25) 100% scoop proof are available. We have Metal & composite shells with ROHS versions.
New generation TVOP uses the proven 38 999 or derivated shell, and the standard termini (Ø 2.5 mm) which is designed to provide high reliability performance and cost effectives solutions for outdoor and indoor applications.
These connectors with thread coupling are based on MIL-DTL-38999 (they use shell size 17) & EN4165 / VG96513 (for the inserts) standards. Offering a high liability within a harsh environment, they are sealed and resistant to shock & vibrations. They use the same installation dimensions as connectors according to MIL-DTL-38999. They are available in alternative RoHS & REACH alternatives.