Updated M12 line offers greater versatility in industrial applications

30-10-2023 | Stewart Connector | Industrial

Stewart Connector, a Bel group company, has expanded its M12 cable and connector product line for industrial applications and harsh environments.

All of the cables and connectors in the M12 product line are developed for use in rugged spaces and are IP67-rated or above for water resistance and dust protection. Supporting Ethernet data transfer in aerospace, industrial automation, manufacturing, and robotics, the expansion of the product line can assist customers who require readily available parts in various lengths and mount features to quickly scale total solution deployments.

Items in this product line, but are not limited to, include: Established M12 A-Code series, male and female panel mount receptacles and multiple field terminated options. The latest M12 D-Code series features a panel mount female solder cup, board mount female – vertical, male with over-moulded cable (1m and 2m). New M12 K-Code series, including a female with 3' over-moulded cable (mates with the -001), panel mount male and plastic cap. M12 X-Code series, delivered in panel mount female, male-to-male coiled Ethernet cord, male-to-RJ45 plug coiled Ethernet cord, panel mount plastic cap (for -005 when not in use).

By Seb Springall