August 18, 2015 02:00 ET

ODU AMC® Easy-Clean Highly Reliable Connector Solution for Mission Critical Military Applications

MUHLDORF, GERMANY--(Marketwired - August 18, 2015) - ODU, a worldwide leader in designing and manufacturing high performance connector solutions and cable assemblies, is announcing its complete ODU AMC® Easy-Clean connector solution to the European market.

ODU AMC® Easy-Clean is an advanced highly reliable connector solution with Break-Away function especially designed for a large number of mission critical military applications such as: group voice and data radio, navigation module, soldier control unit, rugged computers and handheld devices, GPS antennas, military night vision devices, unmanned systems and airborne vehicles.

No matter how harsh the environment, whether exposed to snow, mud or dust, the Easy-Clean capability of this connector enables high performance and high usability.

The Easy-Clean design was created using a unique spring loaded pin system that allows for an easy-wipe flat receptacle surface. The contacts of this plug can be easily and quickly cleaned even in the most challenging environments. The connector solution benefits of 5,000 mating cycles durability, watertight - protection class IP 68 and IP 69, 3 sizes, 7-19 contacts, 360° shielding for trouble-free data transfer, mechanical and color keying and operating temperature range from -51° C (-60° F) to +125° C (+257° F).

Rugged, watertight and easy to clean, this lightweight, non-reflective connector solution provides an excellent EMI shielding in a compact housing.

The ODU AMC® Easy-Clean connector solution includes also protective caps that enable a fast and trouble free handling of the overall system. The protective caps ensure EMC protection up to 55dB. ODU provides also complete cable assembly integrated solutions and overmolding for standard and custom specific applications.

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The ODU Company Group:
ODU is one of the world's leading connector systems supplier and employs about 1,650 people worldwide. In addition to the company headquarters in Mühldorf am Inn, Germany, the ODU Group has an international production and distribution network throughout Europe, North America and Asia. ODU combines all relevant areas of competence and key technologies relating to design and development, machine tool and special machine construction, injection, stamping, turning, surface technology, assembly and cable assembly. The ODU Group sells its products around the world and has an international distribution network. This includes seven sales companies in England, France, Sweden, Denmark, Italy, USA and China, as well as numerous worldwide sales partners. The ODU connectors ensure reliable transmission of power, signal, data and media in numerous demanding applications: medical technology, military & security, industrial electronics, measurement and testing and automotive technology.

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Contact Information

  • For press inquiries, please contact:

    Dana Stoica
    Global Marketing Manager - Military Strategy
    Phone +1 (805) 484-0540
    Fax: +1 (805) 484-7458