Octonet Contacts

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Sandra Wildenstein
Product Manager
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Size 8 Octonet Contacts available for MIL-DTL-38999 Series III connectors. Each contact contains (8) strategically spaced inner contacts that form four 100 Ohm matched impedance differential pairs. 

Features & Benefits:

  • Available in size 8 crimp termination style
  • Also available in PC Tails
  • Can be installed in existing size 8 Quadrax cavities
  • Meets performance specifications of CAT-6A cable
  • 10G Ethernet compliant
  • Overall higher bandwidth than standard CAT5E Quadrax-supports up to 4.0 Gbps per pair
  • Enhanced crosstalk performance (compared to standard Quadrax)
  • Supports wire ranges 26 to 24 gauge
  • Requires modification of MIL-DTL-38999 connector to accommodate keyed contacts
  • Requires a backshell extender
  • Easy drop-in replacement to installed connectors no need to redesign
  • Self removing contact feature - no extra contact extraction tool needed (24 Gauge only)
High Speed Contact Guide
Performance Specifications

  • Environmental Sealing: IAW connector specification
  • Corrosion Resistance: 500 hours salt spray
  • EMI Shielding: 360 degree shielding on each pair
  • Mating Cycles: 500 cycles
  • Voltage Rating: 500 Vrms max @ sea level
  • Dielectric Withstanding Voltage: 500 VAC RMS sea level
  • Temperature Range: -65C to 175C

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Octonet Catalog Section
Size 8 Octonet Contacts for MIL-DTL-38999 Series III connectors.
High Speed Contact Product Guide
The broadest and most reliable contact solutions when you need superior electrical performance, plus shielding to eliminate interference from outside electrical sources.
Tips For Connectors Populated with Octonet Contacts
Instructions and tips for installation and use of connectors that contain Octonet high speed contacts
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