FFC connector range offers economy and ultra low profiles.

FFC from GCT

Global Connector Technology’s new FFC/FPC connector range consists of 0.5mm and 1.00mm pitch ZIF connectors with a huge variety of options including side and top entry orientation, slide and ‘flip’ actuator styles and various height profiles, including ultra low 1.2mm.

GCT’s FFC connectors offer a low profile, light weight and low cost alternative to bulky two piece discrete wire or IDC connectors in space-critical applications. The one piece zero insertion force design saves time during assembly and is particularly appropriate where moving parts need to be connected (e.g. plotters or printers).

Free evaluation samples of popular circuit sizes are available and shipped same day from your local sales office.

New Dual SIM connector saves cost and space.

Dual SIM from GCT

Leading connector manufacturer Global Connector Technology is launching a new combination dual SIM connector.

The dual SIM6050 connector allows plugging of two SIM cards into one connector, saving you PCB space and cutting the cost of PCB placement. SIM6050 enables applications using two GSM accounts in one device. For example, In the vehicle tracking market the connector allows the option of switching between mobile networks when crossing country borders or when a alternative network offers a price or signal quality advantage. In personal handheld applications the connector permits use of ‘work’ and ‘personal’ accounts.

With 8 contacts and a 3.00mm profile height SIM6050 is available in tape-and-reel packaging for volume manufacturing and withstands IR reflow at temperatures up to 260°C.

Free evaluation samples are available and shipped same day from your local sales office.