Acquired Electronics360

TE Connectivity Introduces a New Surface-mount Connector

11 August 2017

Surface mount BUCHANAN connector seriesSurface mount BUCHANAN connector seriesTE Connectivity (TE, (NYSE: TEL), the $12 billion global technology leader in connectivity and sensors, announced the introduction of two-piece pluggable connectors with surface mount technology. The BUCHANAN WireMate connector series includes headers and mating plugs in vertical and right-angle configurations.

Applications for this novel connector series include HVAC equipment, control systems, industrial lighting, elevators, escalators and general security systems. Manufacturers who plan to move to SMT technology will find these series a suitable replacement. The series is available in two sizes: 3.4 mm and 5.0 mm centerline. The first accepts 30 – 16 AWG and is rated to 8A at 300V, while the 5.0 mm centerline accepts 26 – 12 AWG wire gauge rated at 15A or 10A at 300V.

For more information contact the Product Information Center at +1 800 522 6752 or visit http://www.te.com/usa-en/about-te/news-center/buchanan-wiremate-smt-npi.html.

To contact the author of this article, email abe.michelen@ieeeglobalspec.com


Powered by CR4, the Engineering Community

Discussion – 0 comments

By posting a comment you confirm that you have read and accept our Posting Rules and Terms of Use.
Engineering Newsletter Signup
Get the Engineering360
Stay up to date on:
Features the top stories, latest news, charts, insights and more on the end-to-end electronics value chain.
Advertisement
Weekly Newsletter
Get news, research, and analysis
on the Electronics industry in your
inbox every week - for FREE
Sign up for our FREE eNewsletter
Advertisement

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Date Event Location
16-19 Aug 2017 China
12-14 Sep 2017 Novi, MI
12-14 Sep 2017 Santa Clara, California
12-14 Sep 2017 Novi, MI
23-27 Apr 2018 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Find Free Electronics Datasheets
Advertisement