Few details will influence a product's success as significantly as its electrical design. Customers often need turnkey solutions that are both rugged and field-installable. While more affordable off-the-shelf connectors can meet a variety of application specifications, it's not uncommon for this combination of attributes to require customization, which may increase the upfront cost of ownership.
Custom circular connectors may cost more upfront but can significantly enhance lifespan, reliability and usability. This article will help you understand your many options for power and data connectors and how specific design details can impact lead time, cost of ownership and ROI.