Amphenol Introduces UPT connectors

Amphenol has introduced UPT connectors, a plastic shell that interconnects with a metal bayonet coupling system and crimp contacts, the company said.

Featuring a lightweight design, smaller footprint and easy field installation, the UPT is a cost effective industrial connector solution.

Amphenol´s UPT connectors provide more options for industrial interconnect markets that do not require a metal shell or Mil- Spec equivalents. 12 & 16 stamped & formed crimp contacts, two insert arrangements den available (24-32 & 24-48); Intermateable with Souriau TrimTrio, UTC, and ITT Trident Ringlock; it can connect or disconnect quickly; and has multiple back shell sealing accessories.

Amphenol is one of the largest manufacturers of interconnect products in the world. The company designs, manufactures and markets electrical, electronic and fiber optic connectors, coaxial and flat-ribbon cable, and interconnect systems.

The primary end markets for the company´s products are communications and information processing markets, including cable television, cellular telephone and data communication and information processing systems; aerospace and military electronics; and automotive, rail and other transportation and industrial applications. For more information, visit