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Amphenol is a leading supplier of advanced interconnect systems for automotive safety devices and expanding onboard electronics in automobiles. These applications include entertainment, communication, navigation, and telematics modules, as well as engine control, sensors, actuators, and auxiliary motors. In addition, Amphenol has developed leading solutions for hybrid-electric vehicles and drive systems and is working with leading global customers to proliferate these advanced interconnect products into next-generation automobiles.

A-1996 - HVAC Duct Temperature Sensor | Thermometrics

A-1996 - HVAC Duct Temperature Sensor | Thermometrics

Thermometrics A-1996 HVAC Duct Temperature Sensor offers OEM solutions for measuring the temperature of air in ventilation ducts. The temperature reading is wired to a control module, where the system compares the temperature reading to a temperature set-point and adjusts outputs accordingly.

By Amphenol Advanced Sensors | Thermometrics

Features:

High accuracy OEM sensor
High sensitivity & reliability
Excelent interchangeability
High reliability
Twist and lock installation

Accusolve Diesel Particulate Filter Soot Sensor | Thermometrics

Accusolve Diesel Particulate Filter Soot Sensor | Thermometrics

The Accusolve Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF) Soot Sensor utilizes radio frequency technology to enable accurate measurement of accumulated soot in the DPF, providing real-time soot loading data and real time closed loop control of the DPF regeneration process. Accurate measurement of the soot load allows for the optimization and reduction of regeneration cycles of the DPF. This in turn allows for improved fuel economy and improved filter life for active and passive regeneration systems.

By Amphenol Advanced Sensors | Thermometrics, Inc.

Features:

Accurately and continuously measures soot loading (g/L) within a diesel particulate filter (DPF) and through filter specific algorithms providing a (g/L) reading so the OEM can maintain closed loop control of the DPF regeneration process
System cost reductions available due to reduced DPF size and type of materials used
Allows multiple regeneration strategies
Enables accurate reading of partial regeneration
Factory calibration of the sensor via CAN prior to shipment
The sensor electronics enclosure dimension is 100 mm x 150 mm x 30 mm.
4 sensor configurations available include coaxial cable lengths of 1.0 m, 1.5 m, 2.5 m and 3.0 m.

Active In Car Temperature Sensor (AIT) | Thermometrics

Active In Car Temperature Sensor (AIT) | Thermometrics

The Active In Car Temperature Sensor provides in-cabin temperature measurement for vehicles that have an automated temperature control system to improve temperature accuracy, cabin comfort and efficiency of the vehicle's temperature control system.

By Amphenol Advanced Sensors | Thermometrics, Inc.

Features:
*Existing field proven design
*Fast response
*Accuracy maximizes driver/passenger comfort
*Ultra-low noise, high air flow optimised system design
*Coreless-type motor
*Small size & flexible packaging facilitates installation & service
*Low current consumption
*Long-term stability – even in extreme humidity environments
*Alternate RvT curves available
*Available with/without humidity sensor
*Electronics integrated into one assembly with the temperature sensor
*Different geometries to meet package requirements

Battery Pack Temperature Sensor | Thermometrics

Battery Pack Temperature Sensor | Thermometrics

The Battery Pack Temperature Sensor is a ring terminal temperature sensor that measures surface temperature. It is important to monitor the temperature on hybrid batteries for overcharging protection, as well as to optimize battery performance.

By Amphenol Advanced Sensors | Thermometrics, Inc.

Features:

High reliability and stability over battery lifetime
Compact thermistor design potted into a ring terminal connector
Very high insulation resistance
Low-mass thermistor with PTFE-coated nickel wires for fast time response and accuracy
Alternate RvT curves available
Standard and custom ring terminal sizes are available

Coolant Temperature Sensor (CTS) | Thermometrics

Coolant Temperature Sensor (CTS) | Thermometrics

The Coolant Temperature Sensor (CTS) monitors the temperature of the coolant that is being pumped around the battery to cool the battery module of EV/PHEVs. If the battery module starts to overheat, the Coolant Temperature Sensor relays a signal to the Battery Management System (BMS). The BMS uses this information to prevent battery packs from any damage and maximize the performance.

By Amphenol Advanced Sensors | Thermometrics, Inc.

Features:

IP67 rated package
Compact IP67 design with integrated connector
Customizable to meet application installation needs
Variety of RvT curves and terminal plating available
Operating temperatures to 100°C
Fast response proven design

Cylinder Head Temperature Sensor (CHT) | Thermometrics

Cylinder Head Temperature Sensor (CHT) | Thermometrics

The Cylinder Head Temperature Sensor is designed to take the place of one of the cylinder head bolts on a diesel engine. The sensor’s purpose is to measure the cylinder head temperature and to signal the vehicle’s operator if an engine overheats (that is, if an engine over-temperature is taking place). The engine will be in danger of permanent damage if it continues to run at an elevated temperature.

By Amphenol Advanced Sensors | Thermometrics, Inc.

Features:

High accuracy and long term stability @ 185°C
Fast response time
Cable designed to maintain flexibility in high vibration applications such as small diesel engines
Pigtail leaded design
Field proven design
Alternate RvT curves available
Different geometries to meet package requirements
Other resistance and beta values available
Insulation Resistance: > 100Mohm @ 500 VDC
Withstand Voltage: 1500 VAC for 1 second

EV inverter Bus-bars

EV inverter Bus-bars

Electrical vehicle Battery pack bus-bars

Automotive EV Bus-bars

Evaporator Core Temperature Sensor | Thermometrics

Evaporator Core Temperature Sensor | Thermometrics

Thermometrics Evaporator Core Temperature Sensor measures evaporator core temperature in a vehicle's HVAC system so that it doesn’t freeze over, preventing a costly repair. The ultra fast response time aids in the HVAC system efficiency by enabling the evaporator core to operate closer to 0°C without the risk of a freeze over condition.

Features:

Existing field-proven design
Probe construction protects the thermistor from moisture
Fast response time using geometry and materials optimized for maximum heat transfer
Small size & flexible packaging facilitates installation & service
Snap-fit housing eliminates wiring insulation damage and provides strain relief
Long-term stability – proprietary silver migration controls
Salt fog resistant
Alternate RvT curves available
Different geometries to meet package requirements available
By Amphenol Advanced Sensors | Thermometrics, Inc.

Evaporator Temperature Sensor | Thermometrics

Evaporator Temperature Sensor | Thermometrics

Thermometrics Evaporator Temperature Sensor is used to measure evaporator core temperature. An evaporator cools the refrigerant in the HVAC system. Since the evaporator core operates at temperatures very close to 0°C, it is important to have an accurate and robust thermistor to measure its temperature to prevent the core from freezing. A frozen core could result in costly damage to the evaporator core and diminished HVAC operation, so that the cabin temperature can no longer be controlled.

Features:

High accuracy and long term stability
Fast response time
Small size & flexible packaging
Snap-fit housing eliminates wiring insulation damage
Easy twist-to-lock design for easy installation and service
Integral connector
The parts passed 2000 hour + submersion test
Pigtail and fin-type versions available
Alternate RvT curves available
Different geometries to meet package requirements
By Amphenol Advanced Sensors | Thermometrics, Inc.

Exhaust Gas High Temperature Sensor | Thermometrics

Exhaust Gas High Temperature Sensor | Thermometrics

Thermometrics Exhaust Gas High Temperature Sensor operates over a temperature range from -40°C to 850°C. It monitors the temperature before and after SCR system in vehicle engines as part of the engine control strategy. It is designed for fast response, optimized for thermal dissipation and suitable for high vibration and corrosive environments.

Features:

1000°C PT200 RTD element
Survives excursions to 1000°C
Highly resistant to corrosive exhaust gases
Long-term stability
Extended life from moisture-proof design
Design optimized for heat transfer
High 3 % accuracy
Flexible Pigtail Connector
Customizable hex dimensions and thread type
Alternate 1% accuracy RTD element available
By Amphenol Advanced Sensors | Thermometrics, Inc.

Fuel Temperature Sensor (FTS) | Thermometrics

Fuel Temperature Sensor (FTS) | Thermometrics

Thermometrics Fuel Temperature Sensor (FTS) is designed to measure the temperature of a vehicle's fuel and relay this information to the engine control unit, so that it can optimize the air-to-fuel mix ratio, depending on what the fuel temperature is with respect to the intake air temperature. The sensor enables the vehicle to run at maximum efficiency based on temperature. The more optimized the combustion process is, the less pollutants that are emitted via the exhaust system.

Features:

Integral sealed connector
Gold plated terminals
Use of crimp & weld terminals allows for various lengths
PS plastic connector for higher temperatures
O-ring and shell materials compatible with bio-diesel applications and meet new cleanliness requirements
Increased vibration resistance and durability
Field-proven design
Pigtail versions also available
Alternate RvT curves available
Different geometries to meet package requirements
Other resistance and beta values available
By Amphenol Advanced Sensors | Thermometrics, Inc.

GE-1856 - Intake Air Temperature Sensor (IAT) | Thermometrics

GE-1856 - Intake Air Temperature Sensor (IAT) | Thermometrics

Thermometrics GE-1856 Intake Air Temperature Sensor (IAT) monitors the temperature of the incoming intake air for an engine and provides a signal output that is proportional to air temperature. This signal can be used as an input to provide a signal to an ECU (Engine Control Unit). The ECU then uses this information to adjust fuel delivery and optimize the air-to-fuel ratio to produce the most efficient combustion. This sensor is also suitable for air duct temperature measurement in non-condensing HVAC applications.Thermometrics GE-1856 Intake Air Temperature Sensor (IAT) monitors the temperature of the incoming intake air for an engine and provides a signal output that is proportional to air temperature. This signal can be used as an input to provide a signal to an ECU (Engine Control Unit). The ECU then uses this information to adjust fuel delivery and optimize the air-to-fuel ratio to produce the most efficient combustion. This sensor is also suitable for air duct temperature measurement in non-condensing HVAC applications.

By Amphenol Advanced Sensors | Thermometrics, Inc.

Features:

High accuracy and long term stability
Fast response time
Easy installation and service
Integral sealed connector
Alternate RvT curves available
Other resistance and beta values available

Harsh Environment Chip Thermistor - CR-1 | Thermometrics

Harsh Environment Chip Thermistor - CR-1 | Thermometrics

The CR-1 Harsh Environment Chip Thermistors are Sn-coated Alloy 52 leads with high performance acid and moisture resistant coating.Our NTC chip thermistors are ideal for harsh environment applications and high volume assembly.

By Amphenol Advanced Sensors | Thermometrics, Inc.

Features:

AEC Q200 Rev D Qualified
Suitable for automotive, EGR, SCR, TMAP, OAT, HVAC & white goods applications
Operation up to 190°C with excellent stability
Small body diameter
Fast response
High thermal shock resistance
Automotive/Aerospace fluids resistance
Water immersion
Flexible – coated leads can be formed
Insulation resistance to 1kV d.c.
Designed for accurate temperature measurement, control & compensation
Tight tolerances on resistance and B value
Available on bandolier to IEC 286-2RoHS 2011/65/EC / REACH compliant

Harsh Media Pressure Sensor - NPR-101 | NovaSensor

Harsh Media Pressure Sensor - NPR-101 | NovaSensor

The NovaSensor NPR-101 Harsh Media Pressure Sensor is a silicon-based MEMS device using “Backside Absolute Pressure” technology designed for harsh media exposure, which eliminates the direct contact of the sensing circuitry with the applied media. The device is coupled with an ASIC to provide a ratiometric output proportional to the applied pressure. Integrated diagnostics included.



Features

Harsh media compatibility
High level output
Small package


By Amphenol Advanced Sensors | NovaSensor

Inline Flow-Through Coolant Temperature Sensor (CTS) | Thermometrics

Inline Flow-Through Coolant Temperature Sensor (CTS) | Thermometrics

The Thermometrics Inline Flow-Through Temperature Sensors monitor the temperature of a fluid that passes through it. A system control module receives this temperature reading and uses a control loop to control the overall system temperature. This could be engine temperature, heater temperature, industrial supply temperature, etc.

Features

High Sensitivity
Wide Application Range
Compact Design
SAE J-1231 Interface
USCAR Sealed Connection System
Available in 3 Standard Hose Sizes
By Amphenol Advanced Sensors | Thermometrics, Inc.

MilTech®

MilTech®

Times Microwave produces sealed, flexible RF and microwave transmission line assemblies optimized for military environments. These cables exhibit an extremely long life in the rigorous environments found in airborne, shipboard and ground based applications. MilTech® cables are hermetically sealed and incorporate intermediate sections compatible with an assortment of connector systems.

Oil Pressure Switch | Thermometrics

Oil Pressure Switch | Thermometrics

The Thermometrics Oil Pressure Switch can be used in all vehicles monitors the engine oil flow when the engine starts. It can detect oil pressure and enables the EMS ECU to check for the lack of oil. It can also send an alarm signal to the driver, helping to avoid engine damage due to overheating

Features:
Easy to install
High sensitivity
Wide applications

By Amphenol Advanced Sensors | Thermometrics, Inc.

Oil Temperature Sensor (OTS) | Thermometrics

Oil Temperature Sensor (OTS) | Thermometrics

Thermometrics Oil Temperature Sensor (OTS) monitors the temperature of the engine oil in a vehicle and displays this measurement to the vehicle’s occupants. If a vehicle operates at too high a temperature, the engine can be in danger of damage. The OTS prevents this by allowing the operator to stop the vehicle and switch off the engine if the temperature of the oil gets too high as a result of an over heated engine.

Features:

High accuracy and long term stability
Fast response time
Integral sealed connector
Small size
Field-proven design
Pigtail versions also available
Alternate RvT curves available
Different geometries to meet package requirements
Other resistance and beta values available
By Amphenol Advanced Sensors | Thermometrics, Inc.

PhaseTrack®

PhaseTrack®

PhaseTrack® cable assemblies are designed for applications demanding minimal phase change over temperature. All PhaseTrack cables use proprietary TF4® dielectric that does not have the abrupt shift in the phase that occurs with solid or tape wrapped PTFE based products under normal room ambient temperature conditions. PhaseTrack cable has the same triple shield construction used in Times popular SF®, SFT®, SilverLine® and MT cables.

Pressure Sensor Die - P1602 | NovaSensor

Pressure Sensor Die - P1602 | NovaSensor

The NovaSensor P1602 Pressure Sensor Die is a piezoresistive pressure sensor offered in a miniature die. When excited with 1 mA constant current, the P1602 produces a millivolt output that is proportional to input pressure. The P1602 is available as an absolute pressure sensor, where the applied pressure is referenced to an internal vauum sealed within the die. With NovaSensor SenStable®, the P1602 will provide very low long-term stability erros and excellent repeatability.

Features:
Solid state, high reliability
Low-cost, miniature size
Standard pressure ranges: 0 to 15, 0 to 30, 0 to 50, 0 to 100 psia (1, 2.1, 3.4 and 6.9 bar)
Nonlinearity < 0.2 %FSO
SenStable®, silicon fusion bonded sensor die

By Amphenol Advanced Sensors | NovaSensor

PST-360 angle / position sensor

PST-360 angle / position sensor

The PST-360 through / hollow shaft position sensor combines three critical design features; 1) through hole where the shaft passes through the sensor, 2) high accuracy absolute position feedback over up to 360°, and 3) a true non-contacting sensing element. Piher’s design does not rely on gears or other rotating parts.

This innovative and unique patented design, features the following advantages:

- Compliments the attributes of the target application.
- Mechanical integrity that matches customer´s application by design.
- Unique shaft mounted design that mounts at the pivot point of the application.
- No levers, connecting rods or mechanical interfaces needed.
- Adapts to shaft´s eccentricity, mounting tolerances and mechanical wear over the life of the application.

Solar Energy Inverter Bus-bar

Solar Energy Inverter Bus-bar

Solar Energy Inverter Bus-bar

Solar Energy Inverter Bus-bar: integrates with an IGBT module

Thermometrics NTC Thermistors | Surface Mount Devices (SMD)

Thermometrics NTC Thermistors | Surface Mount Devices (SMD)

Thermometrics NTC Type Surface Mount Devices (SMD) are intended for temperature measurement, control and compensation. They are suitable for standard soldering techniques and availabe in a range of sizes, including 0402, 0603, 0805 and 1206.

By Amphenol Advanced Sensors | Thermometrics, Inc.

Features:

Nickel barrier tin-plated terminations for soldering
High sensitivity to changes in temperature
Wide operating temperature range -40°C to 125°C
Rugged construction
Excellent solderability without “tombstoning”
Glass-coated ceramic between electrodes for improved stability
Supplied in tape-and-reel packaging
Available in other material systems

Transmission Fluid Temperature Sensor (TFT) | Thermometrics

Transmission Fluid Temperature Sensor (TFT) | Thermometrics

Thermometrics Transmission Fluid Temperature Sensor (TFT) measures the temperature of transmission fluid. It provides input to the control module to modify shift patterns for smoother shifting in automatic transmissions, and also provides over-temperature protection by locking the torque convertor.

Features:

Integral connector
Twist and lock design for easy installation
Anti-rotation lock feature
Existing field-proven design
Alternate RvT curves available
Different geometries to meet package requirements
By Amphenol Advanced Sensors | Thermometrics, Inc.

Water Temperature Sensor (WTS) | Thermometrics

Water Temperature Sensor (WTS) | Thermometrics

Thermometrics Water Temperature Sensor (WTS) monitors the temperature of the coolant that is being pumped around the engine block to cool the engine to notify the driver of the vehicle if the engine starts to overheat. The goal is to relay an over-temperature engine temperature to the driver, so that the vehicle can be stopped and the engine switched off before the heat causes any permanent damage to the engine.

By Amphenol Advanced Sensors | Thermometrics, Inc.

Features:

Existing field-proven design
Integral sealed connector
180°C version available = Oil Temperature Sensors (OTS)
Alternate RvT curves available
Other resistance and beta values available
Different geometries to meet package requirements

Z-15, 15mm position sensor

Z-15, 15mm position sensor

Targeted for Powertrain and other Critical applications, the Z-15 has been specifically designed to be integrated within the existing final application (throttle body, air-intake valve…) to avoid the duplication of costs associated with the standard “bolt-on” alternatives that prevail in the marketplace.

Moreover, because of the cost effectiveness of the Z-15 solution, TRUE redundancy can be achieved employing two or more ganged Z-15’s.

Main features:
Long Life (2M cycles)
Conceived and designed for customisation
SMD or Through-hole Mount
Endless Rotation (360º)
Functional Electrical Angle: 90º
Working Temperature Range (-40ºC to +120ºC)
Low Profile (4.4 mm)
Linearity ± 3% (standard)
Embossed Tape or Bulk packaging
Shaft insertable from both sides
Polarised "T" rotor (European Home Appliance standard)
All PT/ PTC 15 shafts compatible
IP54 protection according to IEC 60529