IP68-Rated USB 2.0 Cable Assemblies
Featured Product from L-com, Inc.
L-com has released a new line of IP68-rated, USB 2.0 cable assemblies designed for use in harsh environment connectivity applications.
The new U3A00064-series cables feature a USB 2.0, Type-C, waterproof, IP68-rated connector on one end of the assembly and a standard USB 2.0 Type-A connector on the other end. Additional features include gold-plated contacts that stand up to repeated mating cycles, 32/24/28 AWG cable and double shielding to reduce the effects of EMI/RFI.
In addition to the new U3A00064 cable assemblies, L-com has also introduced a new waterproof, panel-mount, Type-C connector with PC tails that is also IP68-rated. The U3B00001 features threaded couplings and an O-ring seal ensuring protection against water and dust.
“The addition of these new IP68-rated USB connectivity products complements our extensive line of waterproof USB interconnects designed for use in harsh, demanding environments. These new products address the growing need for USB Type-C applications that are now being implemented in harsh, industrial applications, “said Brian Gates, Product Manager.