Amphenol is the world leader in the design, manufacture, and supply of high-performance interconnect systems for military and commercial aerospace harsh environment applications. Amphenol provides an unparalleled product breadth, from military specification connectors to customized high-speed board level interconnects; from flexible to rigid printed circuit boards; from backplane systems to completely integrated assemblies. Key markets supported are avionics, radar, communications, ordnance, missiles, engines, ground vehicles and tanks, space, and all levels of aviation. Amphenol is a technology innovator that designs to meet customers’ needs from program inception.
Amphenol MS and 97 series are two series of thread-coupled connectors designed to meet the operating requirements of MIL-C-5015. Available in a variety of styles and classes, these connectors are primarily used in a range of military and industrial applications where specific degrees of environmental protection are required.
Amphenol Aerospace's MIL-DTL-5015 with crimp rear release contacts provides an alternative to the older MIL-C-5015 solder type. It bridges the gap between an old connector standard and the high performance needs of current technologies.
Amphenol MIL-C-26482, Series I Connectors are miniature circular connectors with three-point bayonet-coupling and five-key polarization, solder type, British standard 62GB, Amphenol form PT, Amphenol low cost form 62IN, these connectors are widely used in applications calling for quick disconnect connectors.
Amphenol MIL-C-26482, Series 2 Connectors are bayonet-coupling type, and they feature crimp contacts that are rear insert able and rear releasable. They can be ordered through Amphenol, by military or equivalent proprietary part numbers.
MIL-DTL-38999 Series III Connectors offer the highest performance capabilities for both general duty and severe environment applications, both in original MIL specified and Amphenol coding TV/CTV series with threaded coupling, scoop-proof features. Al alloy, composite, stainless steel, marine bronze, durmalon and RoHS versions available.
MIL-DTL-38999 Series I LJT - Series II JT
were developed to meet the needs of the aerospace industry, and provided the impetus for development of the MIL-C-38999 specifications. Dependable 5 key/keyway polarization with bayonet lock coupling is incorporated to aid and assure positive mating.
SJT connectors combine unique design features of the scoop-proof LJT series within standard mounting dimensions of JT types. Available in a wide range of shell sizes, finishes, insert arrangements and accessories.
High quality and dependability are the earned reputations of the Amphenol®/Pyle® Series of connectors designed to meet the specification requirements of MIL-DTL-26500. Serving such diverse fields as avionics, missile systems, aircraft general-purpose applications, aircraft engines and firewalls.
Matrix MIL-DTL-83723 series provides many choices within the range of a medium sized, environmentally resistant circular connector. With three coupling style choices- bayonet, threaded and quick-disconnect - the versatility of this family makes it increasingly popular for panel mount, box mount and line-to-line applications in aircraft. For general duty environmentally resistant requirements, this family of connectors provides a wide range of interconnection solutions.
The Amphenol/Pyle® MIL-DTL-83723*, Series III Connectors were developed for the higher operating temperatures inherent in today’s high performance aircraft and aircraft engines.
The Amphenol Class “L” 22992 heavy duty connectors are the largest size cylindricals. They are available only in the specific configurations prescribed by MIL-‐DTL-‐22992 for either military or industrial applications. This rigid configuration control assures correct interconnection of electrical circuits for maximum safety and reliability.
Amphenol MW series power connectors are MIL Qualified & listed in QPL & meets the requirement of MIL-DTL-55116.
MW series power connectors are with center lock coupling screw, waterproof & polarized. Connectors used for interconnection of power & control circuit electric equipment specially in U.S. Army Communication System.
These connectors are designed to withstand high shock & vibrations ensured with center locking screw mechanism.
These connectors are water resistant, polarized, five and six contact electrical connectors for use in low voltage audio frequency circuits and applications. They employ three-point bayonet coupling for quick disconnect and self - wipe contact. Although designed for use in communications equipment, these versatile connectors, have been successfully adapted for use in numerous industrial, scientific and educational applications.
These connectors are qualified to MIL-DTL-55116, Amphenol form 164 Series.
VG95328 connectors are qualified to the American MIL-DTL-26482 series I standard in crimp, solder, wire wrap, PCB versions, with different sealing levels which are well known in aeronautics, military and industrial applications.
VG95234 connectors are qualified to MIL-C-5015 with reverse bayonet coupling.
VG95319-1006, VG95319-1007, VG95319-1008 connectors are qualified to MIL-DTL-38999 series III with Metal Shells-Aluminum, Stainless Steel, Class K Firewall.
The VG95319-1011 backshells provide a range of popular backshell styles in straight or 90 degree form, to accommodate heat shrink boots, EMC screen termination with band and cone termination for EMC screening braid or non-metallic cable protection braid.
Amphenol provides Ethernet Network Solutions for use in harsh environments, where reliability and resistance to outside influences, such as temperature, shock, vibration, water, dust, etc. are paramount.
Our rugged and durable solutions give you the insurance of a continuous and secure data transmission between all your communication devices in the harshest environments. All Amphenol’s RJ-Switch products are tested and certified by an external accredited laboratory.
Amphenol Ethernet switches feature 8 to 28 ports with rugged connectors to interconnect terminal devices within armored vehicles, such as rugged PCs, screens, radios, with high data transmission (up to 10 Gbps). Designed to operate in armored vehicles and other harsh environments, our Ethernet switches feature mechanical packaging enhancements designed for MIL-STD-810F airborne and ground environmental compliance and high reliability.
The units have been especially hardened to improve waterproofness, impact, and shock/vibration protection, as well as eliminate all moving parts through passive cooling, and interface through MIL-D-38999 circular or RJField connectors.
Amphenol offers superior electrical performance plus the rugged design of a glass-sealed or epoxy-sealed connector. Amphenol glass-sealed hermetic connectors are available in a wide variety of MIL-Spec and custom configurations. Amphenol epoxy-sealed connectors are a lightweight alternative to glass-sealed hermetic connectors.
Rack & panel connection Floating system which provides correction and adjustment to misalignment problem between plug and receptacle during mating. Derived from MIL STD 38999. Large number of inserts available to accommodate signal and power contacts: 7 shell sizes and up to 128 contacts. Version for power application: 1 contact of 230A or 4 contacts 100A.
Amphenol® EMI/EMP Protection Connectors offer the versatility of standard connectors with EMI/EMP protection for sensitive circuits. Internal housing of the EMI/EMP devices eliminates costly and bulky exterior discrete protection devices. Virtually all major MIL-Spec circulars can be incorporated with filter devices:
The High Speed Solutions group is one of the fastest growing and most technologically advanced groups within Amphenol. Everyday, the High Speed Solutions team is developing custom connector and cable solutions for High Speed Copper, Fiber Optic, and Integrated applications. As a basic business philosophy, the team is dedicated to concentrating on those advanced and challenging market segments that demand an extraordinary level of supplier support and reaction. Amphenol High Speed Guide is based on the following Protocol Guide:
Gigabit Ethernet 1000Base-T
10 Gigabit Ethernet 10GBase-T
Display Port 1.0
Display Port 1.2
Amphenol offers a wide range of cylindrical products for use in high power, high amperage applications. From ground systems and shipboard power to military vehicles and heavy equipment, Amphenol has the connector you need to power your system. In addition, we’ll continue to design new connectors to meet the latest power needs. All major circulars can be incorporated with power RADSOK contact technology.
97 / 97B Power
ct line is designed for interconnect applications requiring high performance and reduced size and weight. This smaller, high density, lightweight connector far exceeds the competition in quality and performance levels. The 2M Series is a superior and versatile connector designed and tested to mil-spec standards, comparable to MIL-DTL-38999. 2M is intermateable with Glenair's Mighty Mouse the test results are available in the Technical Documents area.
Amphenol Terrapin is a miniature series of circular push-pull connectors. Within a rugged shell design Terrapin offers superior EMC performance and is sealed to IP68. Resilient in severe battlefield situations the RoHS compliant black-silver plating is both low-lustre and corrosion resistant. Featuring an optional locking mechanism, multiple shell sizes with up to 37 contacts and suitability for over-moulding, Terrapin is the preferred choice for miniature connectors in military and other harsh environment applications.
Complete range of backshells for all circular connectors is now available from Amphenol now. These backshells are QPL certified to AS85049 standard and any variants of the same could be supported in short lead-time. The full technical details are available from the exclusive website www.backshellworld.com.
In ground and naval application the robustness and the environmental sealing may be more important, where as weight may be prime consideration for space and Aerospace application. Amphenol backshells are available in different types for variety of applications.
Non Environmental EMI/RFI Backshell
Environmental EMI / RFI Backshell
Shrink Boot Adapter
Shrink Boot Nut
Band Lock Adaptor
Crimp Adaptor/Ring Backshell
Grommet Nut Backshell
Certain hazardous environments, including those found in oil & gas exploration, petrochemical plants, fuel storage sites, and pharmaceutical and food manufacturing, require explosion-proof or ATEX-rated connectors. ATEX connector lines Amphe-EX and Star-Line EX, which are suitable for Zone 1 and Zone 2 hazardous areas, as well as provides the cable assembly. ATEX connector lines Amphe-EX, Star-Line EX, RJ Field, which are suitable for Zone 1 and Zone 2 hazardous areas, as well as provides the cable assembly.
Star-Line Series “ZP/ZR” connectors are heavy duty environmentally sealed plugs and receptacles and have been successfully used in all types of Industrial and Aerospace applications. These compact environmental connectors have provided outstanding performance in complex ground support cable networks, automatic and process control systems and instrumentation systems. These connectors combine electrical and mechanical capabilities that equal or exceed the performance parameters established by the Military Specification MIL-5015.
The new Amphe-EX™ is complimentary to Amphenol’s industry-proven Star-Line EX™ and has miniature, explosion-proof threaded connector specifically designed to allow a signal to pass through Zone rated areas using coax, fiber optic cables, or standard copper.
Amphenol offers RJ 45 and USB insert options available in rugged form both for Zone-1 and Zone-2.
In its ATEX certified facilities Amphenol can supply a complete cable assembly solution.
Amphenol offers a wide range of fiber optic interconnect solutions for use in the harsh environments found in military and aerospace applications. From multiple fiber optic termini options to connectors to custom cable assemblies, Amphenol can provide solutions for virtually any fiber optics need.
Amphenol has established the rugged and reliable MIL-DTL-38999 as a common connector shell platform that houses a wide variety of fiber optic termini including MIL-PRF-29504 commercial equivalent, HDF20, ARINC 801 and MT ferrules.