LEMO, a global provider in the design and manufacture of precision custom connection solutions has added a new connector size to its M Series. The new MM connectors are the most compact in the lightweight M Series product line. MM Plugs and cable mount sockets come with LEMO’s signature ratchet-coupling shells and offer excellent weight and space savings with superior environmental protection. lightweight ratchet-coupling compact connectors.
Major trends in connector development over the last few years are miniaturization and increased contact density. Design engineers are looking to increase the number of connections in a reduced compact space. LEMO has extended its range of M series connectors with the introduction of the new MM connectors. The MM connectors are available with 3 or 4 contacts and are some of the smallest IP68 connectors that LEMO offers. With this very small connector, LEMO completes the M series range of connectors for the automotive / racing / aerospace market by offering connectors suitable for cable diameters 2 to 27mm and contact configurations from 2 to 114 contacts.
The M Series is designed specifically for COTS military, security & aerospace, as well as other harsh environment applications that require robust performance in a lightweight compact size.