Stewart Connector USB-C 3.2 Gen 2 IP67 - New Product Introduction

With USB Type-C continuing to gain traction with new designs, Stewart Connector decided to level up. Their newest USB-C was created for use anywhere, including rugged environments. Their extensive testing has proven this design to meet IP67 levels (dust-tight and waterproof up to 30 minutes in 1M or less water).

That’s not the only desirable feature packed into this component. This 3.2 Gen 2 USB also supports USB 3.1 Gen 1 and Gen 2. It is a surface-mount (SMD) device with right angle orientation that is reflow solder compatible and packaged in tape and reel for pick and place machine use.

Sound good? There’s more.

  • Up to 5A current carrying capacity
  • Gold contact finish
  • Large operating temperature range (-40°C to 80°C)

There’s plenty of uses for this robust connector, both new and old. Whether you’re looking to update an old design or searching for the perfect solution in a new design, this is a top contender that you’ll want to consider. Who knew you could be so excited about a USB-C connector?

For more information, navigate to Digi-Key’s website or click this link to go straight to the product page: SS-52400-004

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Ashley Awalt is a Technical Content Developer that has been with Digi-Key Electronics since 2011. She earned her Associate of Applied Science degree in Electronics Technology & Automated Systems from Northland Community & Technical College through the Digi-Key scholarship program. Her current role is to assist in creating unique technical projects, documenting the process and ultimately participating in the production of video media coverage for the projects. In her spare time, Ashley likes to – oh, wait, is there such a thing as spare time when you’re a mom?

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