Mouser Electronics signs global distribution agreement with ODU

17 April 2019

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Mouser Electronics signs global distribution agreement with ODUMouser Electronics is announcing a global distribution agreement with ODU, an international supplier of connection systems. The ODU product line, now available from Mouser Electronics, includes the ODU MINI-SNAP, ODU MEDI-SNAP, and ODU MINI-MED connector series.

Jeff Newell, Senior Vice President of Products at Mouser Electronics says: “ODU produces the high-quality connectors that design engineers demand. Through this partnership, Mouser brings ODU’s reliable connection systems to an even broader range of customers worldwide.”

Thomas Mittermeier, President and CEO, ODU-USA Inc. says: “We are proud to announce this agreement with Mouser Electronics, a company renowned for its worldwide distribution and support system. By partnering with Mouser, we can capitalise on their customer service and logistics expertise to expand our customer base around the world.”

The ODU MINI-SNAP K Series and ODU MINI-SNAP L Series are push-pull circular connectors keyed by pin and groove. Both series offer 5000+ mating cycle durability and are available in a wide variety of sizes, termination types, and contact inserts to enable flexible configurations. The L Series is rated up to IP68 unmated and IP50 mated, while the K series is rated IP68 mated or unmated. The self-securing connectors are suitable for sensor devices, data collection and transfer systems, high-speed cameras, audio and video applications, LED lighting, medical, and other demanding applications.

ODU MEDI-SNAP push-pull locking connectors combine distinctive coding options with over 2000 mating cycles. The connectors’ plastic housing makes them up to 75 per cent lighter than comparable metal connectors. The space-saving design maximises installation space efficiency, and high chemical resistance and sterilisability ensures usability even under the harshest environmental conditions. ODU MEDI-SNAP are suited to medical technology, industrial electronics, and digital test and measurement technology.

The ODU MINI-MED series are a compact and cost-efficient pre-assembled plastic connector product with break-away function designed for medical, industrial and test and measurement applications. The connectors offer two to six gold-plated contacts with durability up to 1000 mating cycles. The ODU MINI-MED series provides IP67-rated protection when mated and are suitable for light, space-saving and watertight cable assembly requirements.

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