Showcasing the latest Buccaneer range at Southern Manufacturing & Electronics 2014

Elektron Technology showcased the latest addition to Bulgin’s Buccaneer® range of dust and waterproof mains power connectors at Southern Manufacturing & Electronics 2014 at FIVE in Farnborough on the 12th and 13th of February.

Visitors discovered the Buccaneer 7000 Series of environmentally-sealed connectors for mains power applications. Designed to offer rapid and secure connectivity in harsh environments, the compact, 25A and 600V rated Buccaneer 7000 provides excellent sealing characteristics to IP67, IP68 and IP69K standards. Each connector features a unique twist locking system with positive feedback for ‘fit and forget’ connectivity, with a choice of fully interchangeable nickel plated, cast zinc alloy or UV-resistant, UL94-V0 flammability-rated plastic bodies. Available in 2, 3, 8, 16 and 32 pole options, the Buccaneer 7000 Series provides engineers and designers have the greatest possible flexibility in system design.


Mark Berry, Product Manager for Bulgin, commented: “Bulgin’s high-end piezo switches have been carefully designed to withstand the most arduous uses, including heavy industry, electronics, public transport, military and defence, marine and food processing. We look forward to using this recently released product range to help meet the demands of our customers’ challenging applications.”