FCT D-Sub Connectors and Associated Products

Molex offers a full line of FCT's D-sub connectors, housings, high-voltage contacts, hoods, tools, and accessories

Image of Molex's FCT D-Sub Connectors and Associated ProductsMolex’s FCT Electronics is a manufacturer of electrical connectors and associated products for the electronics industry. The FCT Electronics' product line-up includes a full line of D-Sub connectors, hoods and accessories, as well as high-voltage contacts and accessories to be used with these connectors. FCT Electronics was acquired in 2013 by Molex, one of the world's largest global manufacturers of interconnect products.

FCT's D-sub connector solutions meet DIN specifications and offer many different combinations of materials and plating options. For example, shells can be ordered in a non-magnetic version made of brass, which can be electroless nickel or gold plated for use in aerospace technology.

FCT's contacts range from coaxial contacts over high-current and high-voltage contacts to crimp contacts and pneumatic contacts. FCT offers contacts for every requirement. The contact product lines for coax with 50 or 75 Ω, high power up to 40 A, high voltage up to 3 kv, and pneumatic contacts were designed for use with the FCT mixed layout connector series. FCT's contacts are available in a variety of termination types such as solder or crimp. Signal contacts are machined brass to ensure up to 500 mating cycles and up to 7.5 A.

FCT's distinctive hood product range is comprised of metal, plastic, non-magnetic, waterproof, and metallized hoods that are a suitable solution for almost any requirement. Hoods are available in multiple sizes and designs. Metal hoods are especially suitable for rugged conditions. Plastic hoods are made of plastic and metallized plastic, and are designed with a straight as well as with an angled cable outlet. Non-magnetic hoods are designed for customized as well as universal applications used in medical, measurement and test engineering and in the aerospace industry.

FCT offers a variety of mechanic, pneumatic and hydraulic crimping tools and the associated inserts/fixtures. Installation and removal tools for MIL- and VG-approved connectors are made of different materials and available as single-, double-, or multi-purpose tools. Insertion and extraction tools as single, twin, or combination tools are also available.

Multiple accessories are available for FCT products including screw, slide, spring and latch locks, cable-to-cable connections, locking hook connections, FKT rubbing bushings, and crimping flanges.

D-Sub Connectors

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D-Sub Housings

ImageManufacturer Part NumberDescriptionConnector TypeNumber of PositionsAvailable QuantityView Details
CONN D-SUB HOUSING PLUG 2POS1727040041CONN D-SUB HOUSING PLUG 2POSPlug for Male Contacts2 (Coax or Power)0View Details
CONN D-SUB HOUSING RCPT 5POS1727040034CONN D-SUB HOUSING RCPT 5POSReceptacle for Female Contacts5 (Coax or Power)250 - ImmediateView Details

D-Sub Contacts

ImageManufacturer Part NumberDescriptionContact TypeContact FormAvailable QuantityView Details
CONN DSUB SCKT 12-16AWG SLDR CUP1727040155CONN DSUB SCKT 12-16AWG SLDR CUPFemale SocketMachined1049 - ImmediateView Details
CONN D-SUB SCKT 8-12AWG SLDR CUP1727040156CONN D-SUB SCKT 8-12AWG SLDR CUPFemale SocketMachined1768 - ImmediateView Details

D-Sub Hoods and Backshells

ImageManufacturer Part NumberDescriptionAccessory TypeNumber of PositionsAvailable QuantityView Details
CONN BACKSHELL 9POS 180DEG SHLD1727040096CONN BACKSHELL 9POS 180DEG SHLDTwo Piece Backshell9622 - ImmediateView Details
CONN BACKSHELL 15POS 180DEG SHLD1731110060CONN BACKSHELL 15POS 180DEG SHLDTwo Piece Backshell15156 - ImmediateView Details

D-Sub JackScrews

ImageManufacturer Part NumberDescriptionAccessory TypeFor Use With/Related ProductsAvailable QuantityView Details
FCT SCREW 4-40 UNC LOCKING HOOK1731120059FCT SCREW 4-40 UNC LOCKING HOOKJackscrew SocketD-Sub Backshell5253 - ImmediateView Details
FCT SCREW 4-40 UNC 17.5 NI1731120243FCT SCREW 4-40 UNC 17.5 NIBoard Lock Screw (Slotted)D-Sub Connectors24 - ImmediateView Details

D-Sub Accessories

ImageManufacturer Part NumberDescriptionAvailable QuantityView Details
FCT LOCKING HOOD1731120066FCT LOCKING HOOD5982 - ImmediateView Details
FCT LATCH LOCK1731120057FCT LATCH LOCK2393 - ImmediateView Details
Published: 2016-07-25