FAKRA and Automotive Connectors

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FAKRA and Automotive Connectors

Adam Tech's FAKRA connectors are designed to meet specific mechanical, electrical, and environmental requirements of the automotive industry. Adam Tech RF FAKRA connectors comply with USCAR-17 and USCAR-18 specifications and are designed with a modified metal SMB coaxial connector. Adam Tech's FAKRA connectors are housed in color-coded plastic insulators to meet specific automotive application requirements. Adam Tech also offers a specially designed series of shrouded board header and pin sets for automotive applications which feature durable and secure lock designs.

  • Multiple coaxial cable options: RG-58, RF-174, RG-316, RG-178, and other micro-cables
  • Minimum of one-hundred mating cycles
  • Locking housings with over fourteen coding options and styles
  • High vibration proof designs
  • Numerous connector configurations including straight, right angle, and cable mount
  • Retention force of ≥110 N
  • USCAR-18 compliant
  • ≤40 N (single FAKRA) engagement force
  • Disengagement force of ≥35 N
  • Automotive
  • GPS
  • Smart radios
  • Infotainment
  • Medical devices
  • Machines with RF interfacing
  • High tech applications


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