MACHFORCE® is a D38999 style high-speed 10G Ethernet connector designed for rugged data applications, including rugged server switches and bulkhead Ethernet connections. The connector’s patented design offers robust electrical performance, increased data transfer density, easy termination and field repairability. MACHFORCE is also offered as a complete assembly for unique applications and streamlining installations. For custom MACHFORCE configurations, contact PIC Wire & Cable.
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D38999 Style Shell
Shell types include plug and flange MT receptacle
High Speed Module
Ten 10G Ethernet ports with rectangular pin configuration
Allows quick connects/disconnects with gloved hand and easy access to terminated wires for field repairs
22D pins, sockets and standard tools simplify termination and field repairs
Unique sealed and unsealed backshell styles for strain relief
Features and Benefits
Reliable Electrical Performance and Multiple Disconnects with High-Speed Module
The patented high-speed module ensures continuous signal integrity through impedance control, data pair isolation and a unique shield termination design providing 360° grounding contact. The connector’s optimized electrical performance allows for multiple disconnects.
10 Ethernet Ports for 10G Performance
The rectangular pin configuration maximizes shell size density and increases the amount of data transmitted per connector. It offers the highest number of ports in the market with 10 ports for 4-pair Ethernet cables to reliably achieve 10G performance.
Easy Termination and Field Repairable with Anti-Decoupling Ring and Standard Tools
The patented anti-decoupling ring reduces the mating force required for connector engagement and allows for easy connect and disconnect with a gloved hand. It permits quick access to the high-speed module for the easiest and most direct access to terminated wires on the market. In addition, usage of industry standard tools, 22D pins and sockets simplify termination and field repairs.
|SHELL||Type: D38999 Series III||Size: 25|
|Styles: Plug & Flange MT Receptacle||Clearance Panel Thickness: 0.197in (5.003mm)|
|Operating Temperature: -65°C to 200°C|
|MATERIALS||Body Components: Aluminum||ADR Ring: Steel|
|Insulators: Liquid Crystal Polymer||Grommets & Seals: Fluorosilicone|
|Plating: Cadmium Olive Drab, Black Zinc Nickel||Contacts: M39029-58-360 & M39029-57-354|
|COUPLING TORQUE||Maximum engagement & disengagement:|
40 inch pounds (4.6 N-m)
5 inch pounds (0.6 N-m)
|WEIGHT||Flange: 0.17lb (79g)||Plug: 0.27lb (122g)|
|Standard Backshell: 0.12lb (55g)||Low Profile Backshell: 0.081lb (37g)|
Qualified PICMATES 10G Base-T Ethernet Aerospace Cables
MACHFORCE is tested and qualified for use with PICMATES 10G Base-T CAT6a Ethernet cables.
|O.D. in (mm)||Temperature |
|Burn Test||MACHFORCE Electrical Tests|
|E6A6824||24 AWG SPC||10G Base-T||Flexible tape wrapped, laser markable jacket||4.4 (6.5)||0.26 (6.60)||-55/+200||View||View|
|E6A6826||26 AWG SPCA||10G Base-T||Flexible tape wrapped, laser markable jacket||3.2 (4.8)||0.22 (5.59)||-55/+200||View||View|