Posts by Sean Severson

Jun 20, 2011
Plug-In Into the New Molex XRC (Extra Rugged) Connector Kit
Plug-In Into the New Molex XRC (Extra Rugged) Connector Kit

I designed, along with the Molex product managers, the 76650-0144 XRC™ (Extra Rugged) Circular Sealed Plug and Receptacle connector kit, This is a great, newer sealed (IP-67 protected) group of wire-to-wire electrical connector types, rated for 10 amps (18AWG) or 13 amps (16-14AWG) available in standard or reverse gender for custom polarization. This kit also offers the 14-circuit size connectors of free hanging receptacles and plugs.

These components are perfect for marine, agriculture,...

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Jun 15, 2011
Seal the Deal with Molex MX150L Connectors
Seal the Deal with Molex MX150L Connectors

Together, with Molex product managers, I designed the MX150L IP-67 Mat Sealed (good up to 18 Amps max.) connector kit for outdoor sealed solutions to eliminate the need to purchase, handle and crimp individual wire seals to lower applied cost.

Key product features include all-in-one housings with pre-assembled mat-wire and connector seals, “audible” and “tactile” clicks on insertion for reliable mating and terminal loading, terminal extraction and insertion for labor cost savings.

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