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Amphenol’s Data Link Connector Among the Most Durable in its Class

Fri, 05/02/2014 - 8:42am
WDD Staff

Amphenol Industrial Products Group (Sidney, NY)  has offered one of the most durable data link connectors in its class; meeting SAE J2839 and IEC 61076-2-101 specifications. Ideal for use in heavy equipment, rail mass transit, mining, and process control as well as in applications that require high speed data transmission, the Max-M12 can easily withstand extremely harsh environments and electrical noise. This field installable and repairable connector is able to withstand connector to cable retention forces of 444 N and contact retention forces of 110 N, tested at 100 mating cycles minimum and features:

  • Backward compatible.
  • Mate with any standard M12 with the same indexing.
  • Temperature range from -55° to 125°C.
  • Current rating of 4 A. 
  • IP67 or above.
  • 90° right angle connector or straight version. 
  • 4- and 5-pin configurations available with A, B, D and P polarity codes.
  • Solder terminals with 0.8 mm² (18 AWG) or 0.5 mm² (20 AWG).
  • Dielectric withstanding of 1,000 V. 
  • Resistance of over 20 MΩ.
  • High temperature life of 1,000 hours at 125°C. 
  • Contact rating from10 mΩ each with a maximum drop of 50 mV.

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