New Albany, Ind. Samtec Inc. has expanded its Micro Rugged product offering with a new 0.8-mm (.0315-inch) pitch terminal and socket interconnect system that features Samtec's high reliability, multi-finger Tiger Eye contacts.
The Tiger Eye 0.8-mm system, the SEM/TEM series, is available standard with up to 50 pins per row. Application specific sizes are available. The terminal and socket system comes with a choice of mated stack heights from 6 mm to 10 mm.
In addition to the heat-treated BeCu Tiger Eye contacts that enable the system to achieve high mating cycles, the terminal and socket strips are available with optional features such as alignment pins, locking clips, and weld tabs making them suitable for high-reliability applications.
Tiger Eye terminal and socket systems are also available in .050-inch (1.27-mm) pitch designs (SFM/TFM Series) with a mating discrete wire cable assembly (SFSD/TFSD Series) that features a rugged metal latching system. Also available is an IP68-rated sealed circular cable plug and receptacle system (SCP3/SCR3 Series).
Pricing: Starts at $ .06/pin in production quantities.
Samtec, Inc., 1-800-SAMTEC-9 or 1-812-944-6733, www.samtec.com