FCI Introduces New Wire to Board Connector
On November 10, 2014, the electronic connector manufacturer, FCI, introduced a new wire to board connector. The new product is under the Griplet line of connectors and is a described as a miniature low profile and compact IDC terminal. The small IDC wire to board design was designed to be ideal for small and tight spaces while providing easy installation to the user. The connector has a height of only 3.7mm with a footprint of only 4.0mm x 6.1 mm. Another feature of the design is a stackable pitch of up to 12 positions with housings to secure and protect the terminated components. Custom housings are also available to allow for automatic pick and place processes.
The Griplet provides a dependable connection and can handle harsh industrial market applications of PCB to individual wire direct connections. Griplet connectors supports a variety of wire to board applications including industrial and instrumentation, automation controls, sensors, LED lighting, white goods, and automotive. FCI Electronics is a global manufacture of electronic products and connectors. Their product line includes backplane, power solutions, board/wire to board connectors, input/output connectors, optical interconnect, cable assemblies, terminal blocks, and flex connectors. The company supplies their products to CEMs, OEMS, and Distributors. Although 70% of their sales is within Asia, the company also has a big market share in the Americas and EMEA. With over 6,500 employees worldwide, FCI Electronics has 9 manufacturing facilities and 7 Research and Development facilities across the globe. ASAP Semiconductor is a leading distributor of all types of connectors, heat sinks, cable applications, and various components. Through our proprietary website JustConnectors.com, look into all FCI Electronics connector parts
and components for use in various applications that will suit your needs. Please contact us today at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have a demand for any of these connector parts or call us toll free at (714) 705 4780 and one of our knowledgeable sales person will assist you.
Posted on December 2, 2014