MINIMATE (MMSD Series) with wire gauges from 20 to 30 AWG and PowerMate (IPBD Series) with wire gauges from 16 to 24 AWG are now available as standard cable assemblies from Samtec . MiniMate cable and connectors are rated at up to 6A at 20°C, while PowerMate cables and connectors are rated at up to 12A at 20°C.
Standard assemblies can be specified from the catalogue for any cable length with a variety of pin counts and termination orientations. Mating PCB-mount connector shells and contacts are also available as components for customer assembly.
A range of assembly tooling is also available from Samtec. Hand tools (CAT-HT) are suitable for low-volume, pre-production, and repair applications, while bench-top terminating units (CAT-3000 series) and mini applicators (CAT-MA series) allow quick change and semi-automated terminating with press capacities up to 1362kg.