Featured Articles

  1. Design Considerations To Meet Demand For Miniaturization Of Electronics In Military Applications

    It is imperative for military organizations to lighten the loads that soldiers carry into battle. Every piece of equipment must be able to improve communications, agility, and lethality for soldier reliability. Connector and cabling solutions have been identified as one place to make such improvements. 

  2. Seven Essentials For Rugged Connectors In Instrumentation Applications

    The use of measuring devices to monitor and control processes is critical for the smooth operation of large systems and is an integral part to the future of the IoT. This white paper presents seven considerations to keep in mind for engineering rugged connector solutions for the IoT.

  3. Smaller And Smarter: Fischer Connectors Expands Its Robust Fiberoptic Series With A New Single Fiber Optic Connectivity Solution

    Fischer Connectors recently launched its new single fiber optic connector (FO1) within its Fischer FiberOptic Series. This miniature, lightweight, rugged connectivity solution is easy to use and ensures premium performance even in harsh environments.

  4. Decontamination Protocols For Stainless Steel Medical Connectors

    This white paper provides an overview of parameters that define if a connector can withstand a contamination protocol, as well as the advantages of using Fisher Core Series Stainless Steel in recommended decontamination protocols.

  5. Fischer Connectors Introduces New Ultra-Sterile Connector: Fischer Core Series Stainless Steel

    Fischer Connectors introduces the new line of stainless steel connectors and cable assembly solutions – the Core Series Stainless Steel. These new circular connectors offer excellent chemical, temperature, and radiation resistance in severe environments found in nuclear or medical applications.

  6. Pin Socket Version Of Fischer MiniMax™ Series Now Commercially Available

    Fischer Connectors, a worldwide leader in push-pull circular connectors and cable assembly solutions, recently introduced the new pin socket version of the innovative Fischer MiniMax™ Series to the United States at the MD&M show in Anaheim, CA.

  7. Record Number Of Visitors For Fischer Connectors At Electronica 2014

    Fischer Connectors hit record attendance at Electronica 2014 in Munich, Germany from 11-14 November this year. The spectacular way of displaying the high performance push-pull connectors brought a large number of visitors to the Fischer Connectors booth.

  8. High-Speed Communication Protocols For Ethernet, USB & HDMI

    This white paper covers the USB 2.0, USB 3.0, Ethernet, HDMI, and IEEE 1394b communication protocols and Fischer Connectors’  products’ suitability for data transmission through said protocols.

  9. Environmentally Sealed Connectors

    Sealed connectors are used in many applications where leakage into or out of equipment must be avoided. This paper focuses on environmental sealing as encountered in many medical application areas.

  10. Understanding Connector Operating Voltage

    It can be difficult to determine exactly how much voltage a connector can safely carry as the effects of humidity, air pressure, or safety requirements need to be considered. This paper discusses the different conditions engineers may encounter that can impact operating voltage in the connectors they specify so that they’ll perform as expected, even in challenging environments.