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Rugged Tiger Eye™ Systems

Rugged Tiger Eye™ Systems

These rugged, high reliability, high cycle interconnects feature Samtec's Tiger Eye™ contact system.


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Available in three pitches (0.80 mm, 1.27 mm and 2.00 mm), these micro rugged interconnects feature Samtec’s Tiger Eye™ contact system for high reliability and high cycle applications. The multi-finger, BeCu contacts provide redundant points of contact along with the best combination of mechanical and electrical properties. Increased design flexibility is achieved with the choice of surface mount or through-hole termination, as well as vertical or right angle orientations and ruggedizing features such as friction latching, weld tabs and locking clips.

Rugged Tiger Eye Product Explorer

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FEATURES

  • High reliability Tiger Eye™ three-finger BeCu contact system
  • Optional locking and latching systems for higher withdrawal force
  • Extended Life Product™ testing available
  • Standard and cost-saving designs
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Products

SEM

Micro Tiger Eye™ Socket Strip, 0.80 mm pitch

Features
  • Pitch: 0.80 mm (.0315")
  • Contact System: Tiger Eye™
  • Orientation: Vertical
  • Termination: Surface mount
  • 8 Gbps performance
  • Application: Polarized double row multi-finger Beryllium Copper contact system to 100 pins
  • Special Features: Locking Clip and Weld Tab options available for most rugged requirements
Micro Tiger Eye™ Socket Strip, 0.80 mm pitch

TEM

Micro Tiger Eye™ Header Strip, 0.80 mm pitch

Features
  • Pitch: 0.80 mm (.0315")
  • Contact System: 0.31 mm (.012") diameter post
  • Orientation: Vertical, horizontal
  • Termination: Surface mount
  • Application: Mating with high-reliability Tiger Eye™ contact sockets
  • Special Features: Locking Clip and Weld Tab options available for most rugged requirements
  • 8 Gbps performance
Micro Tiger Eye™ Header Strip, 0.80 mm pitch

SEML

0.80 mm Tiger Eye™ Friction Lock Micro Socket Strip

Features
  • Application: Polarized double row multi-finger Beryllium Copper contact system to 100 pins
  • Contact System: Tiger Eye™
  • Pitch: 0.80 mm (.0315")
  • 8 Gbps performance
  • Special Features: Locking Clip and Weld Tab options available for most rugged requirements
  • Termination: Surface mount
  • Orientation: Vertical
0.80 mm Tiger Eye™ Friction Lock Micro Socket Strip

SEMS

0.80 mm Tiger Eye™ Micro Socket Strip, Slim

Features
  • Application: Polarized double row multi-finger Beryllium Copper contact system to 50 pins
  • Contact System: Tiger Eye™
  • Pitch: 0.80 mm (.0315")
  • 8 Gbps performance
  • Special Features: Locking Clip and Weld Tab options available for most rugged requirements
  • Termination: Surface mount
  • Orientation: Vertical
0.80 mm Tiger Eye™ Micro Socket Strip, Slim

TEMS

0.80 mm Tiger Eye™ Micro Terminal Strip, Slim

Features
  • Application: Mating with rugged Tiger Eye™ contact sockets
  • Contact System: 0.31 mm (.012") diameter post
  • Pitch: 0.80 mm (.0315")
  • 8 Gbps performance
  • Special Features: Locking Clip and Weld Tab options available for most rugged requirements
  • Orientation: Vertical
  • Termination: Surface mount
0.80 mm Tiger Eye™ Micro Terminal Strip, Slim

SFM

High-Reliability Tiger Eye™ Socket Strips, .050" Pitch

Features
  • Application: Polarized single and double row multi-finger BeCu contact system to 100 pins
  • Contact System: Tiger Eye™
  • Pitch: .050" (1.27 mm)
  • 8 Gbps performance
  • Special Features: Screw down and solder nail options available for most rugged requirements
  • Orientation: Vertical, horizontal
  • Termination: Through-hole, surface mount
  • Extended Life Product™ (E.L.P.™)
High-Reliability Tiger Eye™ Socket Strips, .050" Pitch

TFM

High-Reliability Tiger Eye™ Terminal Strips, .050" Pitch

Features
  • Shrouded body for blind mating
  • Pitch: .050" (1.27 mm)
  • 8 Gbps performance
  • Contact System: .018" (0.46 mm) diameter post
  • Orientation: Vertical, right-angle, horizontal
  • Termination: Through-hole, surface mount
  • Application: Mating with high-reliability Tiger Eye™ contact sockets and cable assemblies
  • Multiple stack heights
  • Special Features: Screw down, weld tab and solder nail options available for most rugged requirements
  • Extended Life Product™ (E.L.P.™)
High-Reliability Tiger Eye™ Terminal Strips, .050" Pitch

TFML

Tiger Eye™ High-Reliability Locking Terminal Strip, 0.050" Pitch

Features
  • Extended Life Product™ (E.L.P.™)
  • High-reliability Tiger Eye™ system
  • 8 Gbps performance
  • Multiple stack heights
  • Rugged friction lock feature
  • Rugged options available
  • Shrouded body for blind mating
  • Vertical and horizontal row configurations
Tiger Eye™ High-Reliability Locking Terminal Strip, 0.050" Pitch

SFC

.050" Tiger Eye™ Cost-Effective Reliable Socket Strip

Features
  • Uses low cost Tiger Eye™ lite contacts
  • 8 Gbps performance
  • Available in surface mount and through-hole
  • Vertical row configuration
  • Available with tape and reel packaging
.050" Tiger Eye™ Cost-Effective Reliable Socket Strip

TFC

Tiger Eye™ Cost-Effective Terminal Strip, 0.050" Pitch

Features
  • Application: Mating with high-reliability Tiger Eye™ contact sockets and cable assemblies
  • Contact System: .018" (0.46 mm) diameter post
  • Pitch: .050" (1.27 mm)
  • 8 Gbps performance
  • Multiple stack heights
  • Orientation: Vertical, right-angle
  • Special Features: Lower cost plating option
  • Termination: Through-hole, surface mount
Tiger Eye™ Cost-Effective Terminal Strip, 0.050" Pitch

SFMH

.050" Tiger Eye™ High-Reliability Socket Strip, Horizontal Mount

Features
  • Mates with FSH terminal strip
  • Surface mount horizontal tails
  • Weld tab and locking clip options
.050" Tiger Eye™ High-Reliability Socket Strip, Horizontal Mount

FSH

.050" Shrouded Horizontal Surface Mount Terminal Strip

Features
  • Available with solder lock option
  • Cost saving flash gold plating available
  • Mates with SFMH surface mount socket
  • Surface mount horizontal or right-angle tails
.050" Shrouded Horizontal Surface Mount Terminal Strip

SFMC

.050" Tiger Eye™ High-Reliability Flexible Pin Count Socket Strip

Features
  • Pitch: .050" (1.27 mm)
  • Contact System: Tiger Eye™
  • 8 Gbps performance
  • Orientation: Vertical
  • Termination: Through-hole, surface mount
  • Application: Polarized double row multi-finger Phosphor Bronze contact system to 100 pins
  • Special Features: Lower cost plating option
.050" Tiger Eye™ High-Reliability Flexible Pin Count Socket Strip

FOLC

.050" FOURRAY™ Quad Row Tiger Eye™ Socket Strip

Features
  • Application: Polarized four row multi-finger Beryllium Copper contact system to 200 pins
  • Contact System: Tiger Eye™
  • 8 Gbps performance
  • Orientation: Vertical
  • Pitch: .050" (1.27 mm)
  • Special Features: Optional low insertion force contacts
  • Termination: Through-hole, mixed technology
.050" FOURRAY™ Quad Row Tiger Eye™ Socket Strip

MOLC

.050" FOURRAY™ Quad Row Terminal Strip

Features
  • Application: Mating with rugged Tiger Eye™ contact sockets
  • Contact System: .018" (0.46 mm) diameter post
  • 8 Gbps performance
  • Orientation: Vertical
  • Pitch: .050" (1.27 mm)
  • Special Features: Locking clip option available for most rugged requirements
  • Termination: Through-hole, surface mount, mixed technology
.050" FOURRAY™ Quad Row Terminal Strip

S2M

High Reliability Tiger Eye™ Discrete Wire Socket, 2.00 mm Pitch

Features
  • Application: Polarized, double row system to 60 pins
  • 8 Gbps performance
  • Contact System: Tiger Eye™
  • Orientation: Vertical
  • Pitch: 2.00 mm (.0787")
  • Special Features: High-reliability multi-finger Beryllium Copper contact system
  • Termination: Through-hole, surface mount
High Reliability Tiger Eye™ Discrete Wire Socket, 2.00 mm Pitch

T2M

High Reliability Tiger Eye™ Discrete Wire Header, 2.00 mm Pitch

Features
  • Pitch: 2.00 mm (.0787")
  • Contact System: 0.50 mm (.020") square post
  • 8 Gbps performance
  • Orientation: Vertical, right-angle
  • Termination: Through-hole, surface mount
  • Application: Mating with rugged Tiger Eye™ contact sockets
  • Special Features: Screw down and weld tab features available for the most rugged requirements
High Reliability Tiger Eye™ Discrete Wire Header, 2.00 mm Pitch

SMM

Low Profile Socket Strips, 2.00 mm Pitch

Features
  • Application: Single and double row mating to 40 pins per row
  • Contact System: Tiger Eye™
  • 8 Gbps performance
  • Orientation: Vertical
  • Pitch: 2.00 mm (.0787")
  • Special Features: High-reliability multi-finger Beryllium Copper contact system
  • Termination: Surface mount
Low Profile Socket Strips, 2.00 mm Pitch

TMM

Low Profile Tiger Eye™ Header Strips, 2.00 mm Pitch

Features
  • Application: Industry's largest variety of low profile pin counts, terminal lengths and options
  • Contact System: .020" (0.50 mm) square post
  • 8 Gbps performance
  • Orientation: Vertical, right-angle
  • Pitch: 2.00 mm (.0787")
  • Special Features: FleXYZ™ provides design flexibility in all three axes up to four rows wide and 200 pins
  • Termination: Through-hole, surface mount
Low Profile Tiger Eye™ Header Strips, 2.00 mm Pitch

SFML

.050" Tiger Eye™ High-Reliability Locking Socket Strip

Features
  • High-reliability Tiger Eye™ contacts
  • Available in standard or low insertion contacts
  • Available in surface mount and through-hole
  • Low cost Tiger Eye™ Lite contacts available
  • 8 Gbps performance
  • Rugged options available
  • Vertical row configuration
  • Extended Life Product™ (E.L.P.™)
.050" Tiger Eye™ High-Reliability Locking Socket Strip

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