M12 offers versatility in industrial applications

Stewart Connector has expanded its M12 cable and connector product line for industrial applications and harsh environments. All cables and connectors in the M12 product line are designed for use in rugged spaces and are IP67 rated or above for water resistance and dust protection.

Supporting Ethernet data transfer in aerospace, industrial automation, manufacturing, and robotics, the expansion of the M12 product line can help customers who need readily available parts in a variety of length and mount features to quickly scale deployments.

The established M12 A-Code series features male and female panel mount receptacles and multiple field terminated options. The latest M12 D-Code series features panel mount female solder cup, board mount female—vertical, male with overmolded cable (1.0 and 2.0m). The new M12 K-Code series includes female with 3ft overmolded cable, panel mount male and plastic cap. The recently stocked M12 X-Code series includes panel mount female; male-to-male coiled Ethernet cord; male-to- RJ45 plug coiled Ethernet cord; and panel mount plastic cap.