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Powerful contacts for demanding applications

ODU connectors are designed for harsh environments.  From the corrosive sea air of shipping ports to the frigid conditions of a Siberian winter, ODU connectors provide consistently reliable connector products that stand up to the punishing elements.

 

Applications

High-speed trains

High-speed trains

Motor block and back-up battery for Korean high-speed trains with springwire contacts (20 and 30 mm) and ODU-MAC lammelae sockets & pins.

Motor management system

Motor management system

Motor management system that can communicate and be expanded flexibly with modules. The flexible module configuration means that the system can be expanded by precisely the function required for the individual motor branch circuit.

Cable sets between switch cabinets to welding tongs

Cable sets between switch cabinets to welding tongs

The cable sets between switch cabinets to the welding tongs which are partially subjected to high stress can be set up as a modular system using plug connectors.

Interfaces for assembly systems

Interfaces for assembly systems

The modular plug connector ODU-MAC acts as the interface between the assembly machine and the mobile shuttle table on which the components are provided in feed-in modules.

Expansion brackets for sensors

Expansion brackets for sensors

This expansion bracket functions as an EtherCAT-HUB and provides two ports to integrate the EtherCAT bracket system by Beckhoff and two further ports to connect EtherCAT sensors.

Container cranes

Container cranes

Heavy plug connectors by ODU provide the power supply to container cranes. Harbour cranes for containers all over the world are equipped with heavy plug connectors by ODU.

ODU MINI-SNAP in sophisticated industrial applications

ODU MINI-SNAP in sophisticated industrial applications

These portable programming devices with Windows CE are designed for use in harsh industrial environments.

Trams

Trams

Heavy ODU round plug connectors type 310 ensure the electrical connection between these tram cars in Copenhagen.

Fully automatic assembly machine

Fully automatic assembly machine

This fully automatic assembly machine for wired components uses ODU-MAC plug connectors in aluminium frames. They form the interface between the machine and the feeder units.

Pipeline inspection system (gauge)

Pipeline inspection system (gauge)

Pipeline inspection system (gauge) to inspect pipelines and tank farms. The small pressure-tight connector is a joint development, which combines the data rates of FireWire 800 with shock and vibration-resistant power contacts.

LED street lighting

LED street lighting

This innovative street lamp with LED technology uses the ODU MINI-SNAP series F. ODU supplies the entire system including the sophisticated packaging.

Drying plant

Drying plant

Springwire contacts by ODU are used in this drying plant. They form the interface between lamp and electric circuit.

Plug connector system for portable programming devices

Plug connector system for portable programming devices

Portable programming devices with touch panels to program industrial control systems.

Motor spindle of a milling machine

Motor spindle of a milling machine

The motor spindle of a milling machine that drives the milling cutter is connected with an ODU-MAC (on the aluminuim frame) when being installed.

Motor grab

Motor grab

The electronic connection between the crane and the electrically powered motor grab is provided by heavy plug connectors by ODU.

High-speed cameras

High-speed cameras

High-speed cameras are also used to film and analyse crash tests and airbag openings.

Workplace power supply

Workplace power supply

The multi-function pillars were designed for arranging workplaces flexibly in open-plan offices. They provide electric outlets and also data transfer.

E-Bike (Heinzmann)

E-Bike (Heinzmann)

The ODU MINI-MED serves as a customer-specific solution for e-bikes, providing the connection between the display and the DirectPower e-bike motor.

System solution for innovative LED pool lighting

System solution for innovative LED pool lighting

The newest generation of pool lighting is equipped with LEDs as the light source. This enables lively and rich colours without the need for extra lenses and filters.

Data transmission for the Eurofighter

Data transmission for the Eurofighter

The interface between the SW-charging station (ground equipment) and the board computers of the Eurofighter is an ODU-MAC in an aluminium frame.

Video monitoring system

Video monitoring system

The compact recording device stores information from video monitoring systems and monitoring systems in networks.

Pipetting unit for laboratories

Pipetting unit for laboratories

This innovative pipetting unit pipettes and transports a 384-well microplate in only 20 seconds.

High-tech street lights (Siteco)

High-tech street lights (Siteco)

City and park lamps are equipped with the latest high-power LED technology, with the ODU system solutions ensuring optimal connection. The 4-pole ODU MINI-MED right-angle connector, equipped with a Break-Away function, forms a reliable interface between high-power LEDs and the ballast.

Satellite-based communication systems

Satellite-based communication systems

ODU-MAC for satellite-based communication systems. Secure interface between mobile satellite terminal and communication vehicle.

Mobile security systems

Mobile security systems

Five different ODU MEDI-SNAP plug versions are used for these mobile security systems for video monitoring and observation.

Industrial lasers

Industrial lasers

Labelling, cutting out, processing materials - industrial lasers are used in many areas of production.

Data collecting and recording systems in aviation

Data collecting and recording systems in aviation

Whether airplane or helicopter - making secure recordings of measuring data is of great imporatance when developing prototypes in the field of aviation.

Traffic engineering - Finnland's state railway

Traffic engineering - Finnland's state railway

Similar to airplanes, the newest generation of trains also has passenger information systems. There are monitors in the train compartments and a listening panel at each seat.

Wire audio conference system

Wire audio conference system

This audio conference system was especially developed for the requirements of referees.

LED street lighting complete system

LED street lighting complete system

The city and park lamps are equipped with the newest high-power LED technology - the system solutions by ODU ensure the optimal connection.

ODU DOCK – docking plug connector

ODU DOCK – docking plug connector

Whether tool changing systems, factory automation, docking systems in testing, industrial robot systems - the reliable docking plug connectors from the ODU DOCK series prove their value in many fields of application.

Filling plants

Filling plants

Today filling plants are fully-automated, high-performance machines. The plant shown here fills a large variety of medicines automatically into weekly blister packs.

Tool changing systems

Tool changing systems

Customer-specific docking plug connectors by ODU are used on tool changing systems. These are used to connect the power supply and supply the power to the various tool heads.

Rapid transit railway

Rapid transit railway

The customer-specific plug connectors are vibration-proof and watertight when connected. (longitudinal watertight).

Products

ODU Push-Pull circular connectors - ODU MINI-SNAP

ODU MINI-SNAP®

Circular connector with Push-Pull locking in a metal housing

Heavy Duty Connectors

Heavy Duty Connectors

Rain, wind, water, snow or frost – these robust circular connectors easily stand up to unrelenting environmental conditions.

ODU MINI-SNAP PC

ODU MINI-SNAP® PC

Push-Pull circular connector with a plastic housing

ODU DOCK

ODU DOCK

Industrial robots, testing and inspection systems and industrial tool changing systems all require reliable automatic docking. Their high load requires an especially rugged connection system with contact stability. ODU DOCK connectors, with their unique Springwire technology, offer a perfect solution that has been designed for over 100,000 mating cycles.

ODU ROB

ODU ROB

Robotic systems are used on production lines that cannot experience down time. When down time means loss of revenue, any product or process that can minimize or eliminate loss of time is a great asset. The ODU ROB can be installed on replacement cable sets to quickly exchange cables during the production process. This reduces the maintenance effort and consequently increases your productivity.

ODU SPRINGTAC

ODU SPRINGTAC®

No contact technology transfers signal and power more reliably than the patented ODU SPRINGTAC® system. Thanks to the individually suspended Springwires, even in small diameters this contact offers a high number of contact surfaces. Up to 15 springs are mounted into even the smallest design with a 0.76mm contact diameter. Each spring makes contact with the pin allowing for an extremely high number of mating cycles with consistently low contact resistance.

ODU LAMTAC

ODU LAMTAC®

The ODU LAMTAC® stamped contact is capable of mating and de-mating up to 10,000+ cycles. As versatile as the ODU SPRINGTAC®, this contact technology delivers a high-reliability connector system at a cost-effective price.

ODU-MAC®

The intelligent way to get a custom connection for transferring power, signal, pneumatic, fiber optic and data signals all in one easy to mate system.

Downloads

FormatNameTypeLanguageDateSizeDownload
Connectors for docking robot solutions
Catalogue
English
09.03.2017
4.9 MB
ODU MINI-SNAP L,K,B
Catalogue
English
09.03.2017
46 MB
ODU MINI-SNAP PC
Catalogue
English
09.03.2017
8.4 MB
ODU Push-Pull Overview
Catalogue
English
09.03.2017
4.1 MB
ODU-MAC Blue-Line Overview
Catalogue
English
09.03.2017
3.1 MB
ODU-MAC Silver-Line, White-Line Overview
Catalogue
English
09.03.2017
3.2 MB
ODU-MAC ZERO
Catalogue
English
10.03.2017
3.8 MB
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