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Durable and Lightweight – SEACON’s 55 Series Electrical Dry-Mate Connector

12/7/16.

55 Series

The 55 SERIES of underwater electrical dry-mate connectors contain significant design improvements over other industry standard connectors, whilst maintaining compatibility and interchangeability with them. This connector range is also available in PEEK (Polyetheretherketone) which was selected for its superior chemical resistance, excellent electrical properties, wear and abrasion resistance and light weight. This PEEK series of connectors are not affected by corrosion or cathodic delamination. Key features include:-

  • Industry Standard Compatibility
  • Proven Sealing Technology
  • Heavy Duty Stub Acme Threads (except shell size 15)
  • Pressure Rated Blanking Caps available

Pressure rated to 10,000 psi (22,500ft/7,000m), the 55 SERIES is available in 5 shell sizes with up to 24 contacts with PBOF (Pressure Balanced Oil Filled) options. Manufactured from 316L Stainless Steel as standard, other materials are also available upon request including Titanium, Aluminium Bronze and Alloy 625.

This connector range is suitable for a variety of applications including ROV’s, underwater cameras, diver communications, lights and pan and tilts.

Ethernet compatible connectors in the 55 SERIES include the 1504 and 2004 for speeds up to 100 mbit/s compatible with Cat5 systems (cable dependant). The 1508 and 2008 are suitable for speeds up to 1 Gbit/s compatible with Cat5e/6 and the 2013 for speeds up to 1 Gbit/s with the option to have an additional 4 power cores plus a screen, also compatible with Cat5e/6 systems (cable dependant). Key features of the 55 SERIES range are as follows;

  • Dry mateable
  • 5 shell sizes
  • 2 to 24 contacts
  • Oil filled options available
  • Non metallic PEEK available
  • High power and high voltage versions available
  • 10,000 psig mated/unmated (approx. 22,500ft/7,000m)
  • 600 VDC
  • 5 to 18 amps (dependent on conductor and cable size and make-up)
  • Typical uses; UWTV, lights & ROV‘s

If you require more information please visit SEACON’s 55 SERIES product page, request our full product range catalog on CD, or contact a SEACON facility near you.