Rugged side entry tinel-lock ring connector for military applications introduced by TE
HARRISBURG, Pa., 20 June 2013. TE Connectivity in Harrisburg, Pa., is introducing introduces the side entry tinel-lock ring for military and commercial aerospace, military ground systems, military, marine and commercial ships, as well as offshore marine applications.
HARRISBURG, Pa., 20 June 2013. TE Connectivity in Harrisburg, Pa., is introducing introduces the side entry tinel-lock ring connector for military and commercial aerospace, military ground systems, military, marine and commercial shipboard applications, as well as offshore marine uses.
The ring can be used for harness-over-braid termination and cable screen termination to the tinel-lock adapter and can be easily removed, company officials say. The low DC connection provides 360-degree shielding termination, and operates in temperatures from -65 and 200 degrees Celsius.
The ring is a heat recoverable metal braid terminator for joining a gross cable or harness shield to a customer-built connector backshell or other termination device without prepositioning the ring on the harness.
The rings can be installed in seconds using either a resistance heater or a simple heat gun. Thermochromic paint applied to the ring changes color to indicate when the ring has been heated to full recovery. Made with nickel-titanium, the ring's pull-off force for sizes 04-08 is 100 pounds, while size 10 and above is 150 pounds.
For more information contact TE Connectivity online at www.te.com.