FITS
The Meritec Flex Interconnect Termination System (FITS) allows for a non-piercing termination of the flex, thus allowing for a high density, cost-effective solution while maintaining superior product integrity. The FITS Connector Family will consist of 10, 12, 15, 18, 20 positions all being RoHS compliant.

Features & Benefits

  • Available Options Include: Right Angle Mount, Vertical Mount, Board Edge Mount & Cable to Cable
  • Polarization Keys – optional positions
  • No costly crimping equipment required
  • Available positions: 10, 12, 15, 18 & 20 all on .075” centers (contact Meritec for other sizes)
  • Cable connector cover protects traces
  • Circuit lead edge protection
  • Wires directly welded to contact & overmolded for additional support on cable version
  • Passive latch feature to ensure retention
  • Insert molded using Liquid Crystal Polymer for stability
  • UL Listed materials
  • RoHS compliant

Specifications

Electrical
  • Contact resistance: 5m Ω max.
  • Insulation resistance: 5.105 M Ω at 500V
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Environmental
  • Operating temp: -55°C to +150°C
  • UL 94V-0
  • SMT compatible
Mechanical
  • Contact material: Copper alloy
  • Compliant beam contact
  • Number of contacts: 10, 12, 15, 18 & 20 are available
  • Flexible circuit: .005” – .010” thick
  • Insulator: Liquid Crystal Polymer
  • Withdrawal force: 8 lbs. maximum