The C-Type USB 3.0 connector from Bulgin combines field-proven reliability with data transfer speeds of up to 10 Gb/s.
Bulgin, a Global Connectivity Consultancy that is widely recognised as a leading manufacturer of environmentally sealed connectors and components with over 95 years of experience in the industry has presented the 4000 Series C-Type connector which supports USB 3.1 Gen 2, and is also backwards compatible with USB 3.0 and USB 2.0 devices.
The USB Type-C connector is reversible and can be connected either way up, making it more convenient and easy to use, it can provide up to 100W to support a wider range of devices, and achieve faster charging.
Tested to IP69K and IP68, the 4000 Series C-Type connector provides protection against dirt and water ingress: fully submersed up to two weeks at 10m, and resistant to high pressure, high temperature water jets.
It also offers an extended operating temperature range from –40 to +80ºC. This means that the connector is well-suited for outdoor installations and harsh environments, including underground.