Advanced connectors for machine vision

Paul Boughton

ODU AMC High-Density and ODU MINI-SNAP, both meeting the key requirements for vision systems: robust design, low weight, watertight protection, high speed data transmission, easy to use, small and compact.

In shell diameters from 10 mm to 18.5 mm and up to 40 contacts, it includes numerous signal configurations and tailored versions for power (up to 15A) and data transfer (USB 3.0 / HDMI).

Shells are both keyed and colour-coded to ensure reliable and simple handling. Watertight to IP 68 and good for 5000 mating cycles, with rugged & non-reflective surfaces, salt spray resistance and an operating temperature of -51°C to +125°C.

ODU MINI-SNAP is a connector with push-pull locking in a metal housing. Good for 5,000 mating cycles, with protection to either IP 50 or IP 68. Options include 90° elbow plug, field termination and numerous contact configerations.

Both ODU AMC High-Density and ODU MINI-SNAP are suitable connector solutions for  factory automation, packaging, robotics, web inspection and also for non-industrial vision systems such as: medical, defence and aerospace, surveillance and transportation.

Complete cable-assembly, integrated solutions and overmoulding services are available.