D-Sub MicroTCA Connectors

AFCI’s D-Subminiature connectors are part of an industry standard for applications requiring robust and reliable connectors. These proven D-Subminiature connectors are one of the most popular Input/Output interconnects, addressing a wide variety of applications in Telecommunications, Data, Consumer, Industrial, Military, Instrumentation and Medical. Since many years AFCI has been offering a wide range of D-Subminiature connectors to meet various design requirements including those in harsh environment.

AFCI offers full power and mixed power versions which has been specifically developed for power applications in industrial and telecom market segment. PC board connectors are delivered with preloaded power contacts (10 - 40A). Cable crimp and solder power contacts are delivered with colour code plastic clips for an easy wire gauge identification.

TARGET MARKET / APPLICATION

Data
  • Servers
  • Server & storage blades
  • External storage system
  • HDDs
  • HDD carriers
Communications
  • Processor & storage blades
  • Mezzanine cards
Industrial, Instrumentation & Medical
  • Embedded system boards
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Features
Benefits
  • A Basic I/O connector comes with five shell size and housing design
  • Most popular Rugged and sturdy I/O connector
  • Has a D-shaped shell design
  • Supports the need for polarisation
  • Meets DIN 41652 and MIL-C-24308 dimensional standards
  • Interchangable and intermateable with other makes
  • Dsub connectors use machined as well as stamped contacts
  • Suitable for signal and high-end applications
  • High desity Dsub connectors can accommodate more number of contacts in the basic shell sizes
  • Answer to the increasing need for higher density packaging
  • Power connectors both full and mixed layout available for PCB & Cable applications
  • Suitable for High current application
  • Pin In Paste Dsub connectors are derived from the solder to board design providing robustness and pre-existing true positioning
  • Applied cost is lower than SMT process
  • Pin In Paste use a through hole technology to solder connectors on boards by using a reflow process
  • Traditional Wave soldering can be avoided
  • A Basic I/O connector comes with five shell size and housing design
  • Most popular Rugged and sturdy I/O connector
  • Pin-in-Paste connectors comes in Tape & Reel packaging
  • Time saving as it can be automatically positioned on the board using pick and place processes
  • Pin-in-Paste connectors is a more stable process than wave soldering as it does not need constant adjust once set-up
  • Higher product quality ensured
  • No re-design of the board in Pin-in-Paste
  • Same Pcb layouts with same hole dia can be used
  • PiP uses through hole pins and metal pegs
  • Higher robustness compared to SMT
  • Dsub press-fit connectors comes with eye of the needle termination combined with a special flat rock design
  • Allow easy press fit mounting and helps to replace wave soldering method
  • Economy range with lower durability cycles designed for less demanding applications
  • Robust and reliable connectors at competitive price
  • Various PCB and Panel mounting accessory options available
  • Wide variety of choices for secure connection
  • Hoods available in plastic, metalised and metallic form with locking screws
  • Supports cable connection; Prevents risks of pulling up and accidental unmating
  • Pin-in-Paste connectors comes in Tape & Reel packaging
  • Time saving as it can be automatically positioned on the board using pick and place processes
  • For more information on the following technical documents, please send your request by submitting the Request Form:
     
    Capability matrix
    Electrical model
    Qualification report
    SI report
    Test report