Cinch Connectivity Solutions . February 08, 2017

Cinch Connectivity Solutions Introduces 26.5 GHz High Frequency SMA End Launch Plug

Waseca, MN [February 8, 2017] Cinch Connectivity Solutions, a Bel group company, (NASDAQ: BELFA and BELFB) and global leader in delivering reliable connectivity solutions, introduces the Johnson High Frequency SMA End Launch Plug.

This connector performs at frequencies up to 26.5 GHz and is designed to connect cable jacks directly to the board without the use and cost of external adapters. These end launch connectors provide a unique solution for microwave engineers who need to fabricate circuit designs on very thin high frequency board substrates. The patented design of the connector is self-contained, no external mounting screws, adapter sections, or spring clips are required for assembly to the circuit board; providing a unique alternative to other high frequency designs in the industry.

The Johnson SMA High Frequency End Launch plug is available at Digi-Key and Mouser.For further information, please contact a Cinch Connectivity Solutions sales representative, or visit

About Bel

Bel ( designs, manufactures and markets a broad array of products that power, protect and connect electronic circuits. These products are primarily used in the networking, telecommunications, computing, military and aerospace, transportation and broadcasting industries. Bel’s product groups include Magnetic Solutions (integrated connector modules, power transformers, power inductors and discrete components), Power Solutions and Protection (front-end, board-mount and industrial power products, module products and circuit protection), and Connectivity Solutions (expanded beam fiber optic, copper-based, RF and RJ connectors and cable assemblies). The Company operates facilities around the world.

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