HARTING launches major expansion of M8, M12, 7/8” cable assemblies

Elgin, IL December 2014 – HARTING has unveiled a major expansion of its M8, M12 and 7/8” overmolded cable assembly lineup for data and signal applications, providing customers with the convenience of one-stop shopping for reliable, robust connectivity. This largest-ever expansion of HARTING assemblies features a number of firsts, including a complete roster of popular M8 versions with both 3- and 4-pole configurations. Also new: a comprehensive lineup of M12 A-code assemblies used in sensor, actuator and DeviceNet applications, available in 4-, 5- and 8-pole versions that support 2 – 12 contacts. HARTING also has introduced its first-ever M12 12-pole assemblies, in several popular configurations. The M8 as well as the M12 A-code assemblies are available in all common single-ended and dual-ended units: male/male, female/female and male/female, with straight/straight, straight/angled and angled/angled connectors. The M12 12-pole assemblies include doubleended versions of the same connector, a male/female straight connector version as well as male and female single ended assemblies. 7/8” overmolded assemblies are available in 3-, 4- and 5-pole versions, angled or straight, single- or double-ended. HARTING also offers popular versions of B and D code overmolded cable assemblies, used in Profibus and Ethernet applications (to 100Mbit/s) respectively. All HARTING M8, M12 and 7/8” cable assemblies are IP67 rated and come in standard stocked lengths of 0.5, 1.0, 1.5, 2, 5, 7.5 and 10 meter options; custom lengths and configurations also are available. All overmolded assemblies are available in both PVC and PUR jackets.

The HARTING Technology Group, family owned and based in Germany, employs approximately 3,900
people globally across more than 40 subsidiaries and branch offices. With production facilities in Europe,
Asia and the United States, the HARTING portfolio of connectivity solutions focuses on multiple levels,
from the machine to the device and into the communication infrastructure. The US plant in Elgin, Illinois
is one of three HARTING locations that manufactures the HIS product line (HARTING Integrated
Solutions/ back-planes) and custom cable assemblies. The company’s core business is intelligent and
high-performance connection technology. HARTING works in almost all industrial markets with a focus
on requirements for robust, reliable connectivity solutions.