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Phoenix Contact – Connecting Innovation with Quality

The first modular terminal block was invented by Phoenix Contact in 1923. Today, Phoenix offers a wide variety of products including: relays, connectors, signal conditioners, power supplies, controllers & PLC’s, I/O systems, industrial Ethernet, controller system cabling, PCB terminal blocks & connectors, surge protection, and of course terminal blocks. The current headquarters for Phoenix is in Blomberg, Germany. Nearly 13,000 people are employed by Phoenix in over 50 countries. Annual sales exceed $2 billion.

Phoenix Contact manufactures of 60,000 products. The most popular connector lines are the M23 Hybrid connectors for servo-drive and encoder-feedback applications. The new one-piece DC connector system allows for easy assembly. Without the use of crimping tools the one-piece connector can be assembled in the field. Phoenix has also designed an industrial pc.

The newly released touch screen tablets feature an Intel Core i7 processer and are IP65 rated. The fanless design allows the device to be directly mounted to the floor. Recently the UNO line of power products has been expanded. 10 new UNO devices have been introduced. These low-cost high quality power supplies cover output voltages from 5 to 48 V DC. Through the use of low idling losses the new product line operates at up to 90 percent efficiency.

October of this year, 2014, Phoenix Contact finished its expansion of their development and manufacturing plant in Pennsylvania. The 125,000 square foot expansion was built to better accommodate their growing workforce and the increased demand for US manufactured products. The three story addition makes the total facility over 350,000 square feet.

ASAP Semiconductor is also a leading distributor of Phoenix Contact products, boasting a comprehensive inventory of both current and obsolete product lines as. Through our proprietary website Aviation Sourcing Solutions, you will be able to find inventory on Phoenix connectors that many manufacturers within the aviation, military and aerospace industry utilize on a regular basis. Please contact ASAP Semiconductor today at sales@aviationsourcingsolutions.com or at 1-714-705-4780 and one of our knowledgeable sales staff will be ready to assist you.


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