New Wave Media

April 9, 2019

MacArtney Unveils New Connectors

Photo: MacArtney Group

Photo: MacArtney Group

The MacArtney Group has launched its latest connectivity series, TrustLink Metal Shell Connectors, now in stock across the globe.

The TrustLink (MS) series includes cutting-edge power and signal connectivity solutions for critical subsea and offshore applications. The TrustLink MS series is manufactured from stainless steel and comes in three shell sizes compatible with industry standards. Suitable for the harshest of marine environments due to their rugged reliability and high-density these compact modular designed connectors are easy to use and designed to fit where limited space is a factor, the manufacturer said.

TrustLink MS connectors are available in several configurations and can range from 4 – 37 electrical contacts with male or female insert options available within the same metal shell housing, offering excellent flexibility to subsea equipment and system operators. Additionally, all metal parts are diamond polished providing an anti-seizing surface and a high-quality finish.

All TrustLink MS connectors comply with the EN 60664-1 requirements for clearance and creepage distances and meet safety standards for a pollution degree 2 within a microenvironment.

TrustLink connectors are thoroughly tested at every stage of production to ensure full integrity, functionality, and first-rate performance from the surface to seabed, MacArtney said.

All connectors and bulkheads are supplied unterminated. However, custom molding and termination by MacArtney is available from its global stock that includes a range of standard MacArtney cables.

Highlighted Specifications include:

  • Resistant to open face pressure
  • Up to 25 A rating
  • Depth rating 600 bar (mated)
  • Available in three shell sizes
  • Designed and tested to the EN 60664-1 standard
  • Compliant with the standard for insulation coordination