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QuadraPaddle Technology

QuadraPaddle Signal Contact Technology

QuadraPaddle technology allows infinite configuration possibilities for Test & Measurement interconnectivity. Our innovative contact designs are engineered to accommodate a variety of connection options. High density 192 and 480 pin modules molded on .100” (2.54 mm) centers provide seamless integration with COTS products, fit all standard VPC Mass InterConnect Systems, and allow consolidation of multiple instrument connections within the space of a single or double receiver interface position.

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Signal Contact Technology
Plug and Play Versatility
  • Allows infinite configuration possibilities for InterConnectivity
  • High density 192 and 480 pin modules molded on .100” (2.54 mm) centers provide seamless integration with COTS products
  • Consolidates multiple instrument connections within the space of a single or double module slot position

  • Contacts & Patchcords
    Tools
  • Versatile twin female contacts provide four beams per end to ensure signal integrity from instrumentation to the Unit Under Test (UUT)
  • Twin Male contacts interconnect to ribbon cable, headers, and other standard connectors
  • Makes system configuration a simple “plug and play” operation and delivers high density, high performance InterConnectivity at a lower cost per point


  • Modules
PCB Adapter Solutions
Discrete Wired Configurations
  • Ideal for PXI applications
  • Available in configurations that incorporate PCB with standard SCSI connectors
  • Allows rapid InterConnectivity by using double ended COTS cables for reduced wiring and ease of integration

  • PCB Adapters
  • QuadraPaddle contacts and modules are available in discrete-wired versions for standard crimp configurations
  • Unique backshell assembly provides strain relief as well as EMI shielding to preserve signal integrity
  • Additional Strain Relief plates are available for tying down wires leading to the testing equipment


  • Wire+ Advantage
VXI System Solutions
  • QuadraPaddle products offer innovative high density VXI Solutions
  • Versatile wiring adapters and “plug and play”
    cable assemblies can be configured for specific VXI instruments
  • Enable rapid and reliable VXI InterConnectivity to meet any ATE requirements
 
Current Rating
T-Rise Test
Maximum current rating for 28 AWG wire is 1.4 amperes