MRO Magazine

ODU AMC® High-Density – Complete High-Speed Connector Solutions for Harsh Environment Military Applications

July 21, 2015
By Business Wire News


ODU, a worldwide leader in designing and manufacturing high performance connector solutions and cable assemblies, is announcing its high speed connector solutions as part of the ODU AMC® High-Density portfolio to the US market.

ODU AMC® High-Density is an advanced miniature connector solution designed for harsh environment applications. It is used extensively in soldier communications and future soldier systems that require significant weight and space reduction such as: field radios, portable computers, night vision, digital scopes, UAVs and airborne vehicles.

TheODU AMC® High-Density connector series offer high performance data transmission, high reliability and easy handling. The product portfolio includes a USB 3.0, USB 2.0 and an HDMI option.

In shell diameters as small as 10mm up to 18.5mm and providing as many as 40 contacts, the ODU AMC® High-Density includes numerous high density signal configurations and tailored versions for power (up to 15A) and data transfer (USB 3.0 with 5A power) in a very compact package.

The shells are keyed and color-coded to ensure reliable and simple handling. Other product features include watertight protection class IP 68, 5000 mating cycles durability, a Break-Away function for maximum safety, rugged & non-reflective surfaces, salt spray resistance, high-speed data transfer capability and an operating temperature range of -51° C (-60° F) to +125° C (+257° F).

ODU provides the full suite of complementary products and services including innovative options for cable assembly as well as receptacles with star flex termination, overmolding and turn-key system solutions.

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The ODU Company Group:

ODU is one of the world’s leading connector systems suppliers and employs about 1,650 people worldwide. In addition to the company headquarters in Mühldorf am Inn, Germany, the ODU Group has an international production and distribution network throughout Europe, North America and Asia. ODU combines all relevant areas of competence and key technologies relating to design and development, machine tool and special machine construction, injection, stamping, turning, surface technology, assembly and cable assembly. The ODU Group sells its products around the world and has an international distribution network. This includes seven sales companies in England, France, Sweden, Denmark, Italy, USA and China, as well as numerous worldwide sales partners. The ODU connectors ensure reliable transmission of power, signal, data and media in numerous demanding applications: medical technology, military & security, industrial electronics, measurement and testing and automotive technology.

Dana Stoica, +1 (805) 484-0540
Global Marketing Manager – Military Strategy
Fax: +1 (805) 484-7458