Whitepaper: Selecting Socket Contacts for Micro and Nano Connectors

By Caroline Rees / 10 Sep 2018

Ulti-Mate Connector, a provider of miniature connectors and interconnect solutions, has released a whitepaper focusing on the different types of socket contacts used in Micro and Nano connectors.

The paper discusses in detail the advantages of using stamped and formed socket contacts versus alternative options (i.e. screw-machined and drawn metal); and the benefits of using flat contact leads as opposed to round contact leads.

Nano Connector Flat Tail Contacts

Choosing the right contact system for Micro and Nano miniature connectors is important in order to provide contact consistency and the required mechanical strength, and also to assure reliability and compliance with Military specifications.

Flat Contact Nano Connectors

Ulti-Mate Connector Inc. produce connectors and customized solutions for the military, aviation and geophysical markets, including advanced missile and guidance systems, predator drones, unmanned satellites, and directional drilling equipment.

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Posted by Caroline Rees Caroline co-founded Unmanned Systems Technology and has been at the forefront of the business ever since. With a Masters Degree in marketing Caroline has her finger on the pulse of all things unmanned and is committed to showcasing the very latest in unmanned technical innovation. Connect & Contact