ESA approved and highly reliable PCB connectors from Smiths Interconnect now available through TTI, Inc.

ESA approved and highly reliable PCB connectors from Smiths Interconnect now available through TTI, Inc.



August 2018 – Smiths Interconnect’s highly reliable and ESA approved KMC and MHD series PCB connectors using Hypertac Hyperboloid contact technology can now be sourced in Europe through TTI, Inc., a world leading specialist distributor of electronic components.


The high density KMC series device features three rows mixing signal, power, and coaxial contacts. The MHD series product is equipped with signal and HE 807 cavities for power and coaxial contacts, offers from 52 up to 400 contact positions and is available in two housing versions: ruggedized metal shell and plastic shell. Both connector series benefit from low contact resistance and a long contact life of more than 5.000 mating cycles. Highly resistant to shock, vibrations and fretting, the components are ideally suited for the severe environments of commercial aviation, defence, as well as space applications.


MHD series connectors meet ESA-ESCC 3401/065 specifications and KMC series products are qualified according to ESCC 3401/039.



About TTI, Inc.

TTI, Inc. a Berkshire Hathaway company, is an authorized, specialty distributor of interconnect, passive and electromechanical (IP&E) components and the distributor of choice for industrial and consumer electronics manufacturers worldwide. Broader and deeper inventory, leading-edge products and custom supply chain solutions have established TTI as the leading specialist in electronic component distribution. Globally, the company maintains two million cubic feet of dedicated warehouse space containing over 850,000 component part numbers. Along with its subsidiaries, Mouser Electronics, Sager Electronics, and Symmetry Electronics, TTI employs over 5,400 employees and is represented in over 100 locations throughout North America, Europe and Asia. For more information about TTI, visit



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