Custom Terminal Block Connector

Custom modular terminal block connector for industrial test computer.

Client:             Major Industrial Analytics Manufacturer
Application:  Intrinsically-safe Test Computer
Quantity:        1,000,000+


This major analytics manufacturer produces a wide range of test instruments and industrial & on-site testing equipment, where IP and ATEX approval are a key specification for all instrumentation.



Custom Modular Terminal Block ConnectorCIE Electronics were asked to provide a custom-designed, pitch-mount, modular terminal block to meet the specifications of the customer's unique PCB.

Designed to connect test cells to an instrinsically-safe industrial computer, a key element of this custom connector was an extremely challenging target cost figure.


Custom Temrinal Block Connector from CIE NottinghamThe Solution:

CIE Electronics worked with our custom-connector partner facility to produce tooling for a 36-way ABS moulded terminal block.

This custom connector features an interconnecting modular design which allows for flexible multi-port configurations.

The project required a manufactured quantity in excess of 1 million units, stocked at CIE's UK central warehouse and supplied on a call-off basis.


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