Samtec, Inc. - Samtec, Inc., is a worldwide manufacturer of P.C. Board level interconnects. Worldwide Samtec sales for 2008 were $408 million (U.S. currency).
Popular Samtec interconnects include micro pitch board-to-board systems (on .100”, 2mm, .050”, 1mm, .8mm, .635mm, .5mm, and .4mm pitch), high speed mezzanine systems, high density arrays, rugged/power systems, and cable assemblies (IDC, discrete wire, sealed/circulars, flex circuits, and high speed). More...
Samtec was founded in 1976, is privately held, and is QS-9000 registered with a 5-A1 Dun and Bradstreet rating, the highest available for a corporation this size. Samtec is recognized as the service leader in the connector industry. Less...
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|SEARAY™ High Density System - SEARAY™ is a .050 high density, high speed board-to-board interconnect system. The SEAM/SEAF Series open pin field array configuration allows maximum routing and design flexibility. SEARAY™ can be mapped as a single-ended application, differential pair application, or a combination of both. When routed as a single-ended system, SEARAY™ is rated at 5 GHz per pin (at -3dB insertion loss).
The contacts in the SEARAY™ system are robust and allow for zippering when mating and unmating the connectors. The Edge Rate™ contact lowers insertion and extraction forces, an important consideration given SEARAY™ is available with up to 500 I/Os.
|Q Strip® High Speed Mezzanine Samtec Q Strip® mezzanine connectors are designed for high speed board-to-board applications where signal integrity is essential. These interconnects are available on three different pin pitches (.5mm, .635mm, .8mm).
Q Strip® connectors have surface mount signal contacts as well as an integral surface mount ground/power plane between the two rows of signals for improved electrical performance. This ground/power plane is rated at 8.9A at 80°C. Mated sets of the Q Strip® connectors are available in eight stack heights from 5mm (.197”) to 30mm (1.180”).
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Samtec, Inc., is a worldwide manufacturer of P.C. Board level interconnects. Worldwide Samtec sales for 2008 were $408 million. Samtec was founded in 1976 and is privately held. Samtec, Inc. is ISO/TS 16949:2002, ISO 9001:2000, and ISO 14001:2004 registered with a 5-A1 Dun and Bradstreet rating, the highest available for a corporation this size. Samtec focuses on creating superior capabilities and differentiation within niche products and markets, and we have six Core Values that have become our Mission Statement to assist us in achieving this goal.
Because service is the service leader in the interconnect industry, all Samtec associates adhere to six Sudden Service Principles. These Sudden Service principles define us, and these are values that Samtec associates all possess that make us who we are. These are the values that Samtec was founded upon that have gotten us where we are today. We call these values Samtec DNA.
Samtec interconnect products fall into four general categories: Signal Integrity (high speed)
High Speed Strips
High Density Arrays
Micro Edge Card
High Speed Flex Circuits
Data Rate (High Speed) Cable Assemblies
RF Micro (.100" pitch and smaller)
Micro Rugged Products
Micro Edge Card
Sealed Circular Systems
Rugged Signal Integrity
I/O, Other Modified/Custom Connectors
Data Rate and Flex Circuits Assemblies
Custom Connectors and Packaging
Testing and Development
Applications of these products are board-to-board, cable assemblies, and panel & I/O.
Samtec is recognized as the service leader in the connector industry. Samtec has been ranked #1 for the 12th year in a row by Bishop & Associates
' "Customer Survey of the Electronic Connector Industry".
Product Related News
- Samtec's new Corporate Profile is now available
- Samtec is now on TWITTER. Visit us at TWITTER.COM/SAMTECINC for our latest updates
- Check out Samtec’s Media Room. This useful new tool is packed with videos about our new products, services, and even some of our company's culture.
- Samtec receives "Best Product Award" in Electromechanik and Connectors for our Acclimate product group.
- Use our new Interactive Power Product Selector to quickly and easily determine the best power connector for your application.
- Samtec has been awarded an Indiana Environmental Stewardship designation for our commitment to preserving the environment.
- Click here to visit our new Our Environment area or by clicking on the ecology flag located on every page.
- Check out our newly updated Tech Specs pages.
- Visit our eBrochure page for new and updated eBrochures on SEARAY™, Edge Rate™, ISO Rate™ and Q Rate™.
- Samtec now denotes the Best Cost Signal Integrity products in most of our Searches and Selectors.