SMPM® Interconnect Series


SMPM Connectors

Carlisle Interconnect Technologies (CarlisleIT) designed the SMPM Connector product line to further improve package density of RF/ Microwave systems. With an interface about 30% smaller than its predecessor, the SMPM Connector is now an industry standard (as outlined in the MIL-STD-348 document) for RF/microwave applications and has enabled design engineers to increase design performance and complexity while improving form factor.

The durable construction and ability to tolerate radial and axial misalignment allows for a blindmate interconnect solution capable of withstanding multiple engagement/disengagement cycles without degradation in electrical performance.

Due to its high-frequency performance and blindmate configuration, the SMPM Connector is a standard interface in many applications including:

  • Antennas
  • Broadband
  • Wireless
  • Military
  • Instrumentation

Features

  • DC - 65 GHz frequency range
  • 50 Ω impedance
  • Blindmate configuration
  • MIL-PRF-39012 compliant
  • Ability to withstand radial/axial misalignment
  • Board-mount, field replaceable, bullets, hermetic, and cable connector configurations
  • Custom connectors available

Specifications

Parameter Specifications
Impedance 50 Ω
Frequency Range DC - 65 GHz
VSWR 1.02 + 0.012 x F (GHz)
Insertion Loss 0.04 x √F (GHz)
DWV 325 Vrms
Insulation Resistance 5000 MΩ (min)
RF High Pot 190 Vrms @ 5 MHz
Force to Engage Detent 6.5 lb. (max)
Smooth Bore 2.5 lb. (max)
Force to Disengage Detent 4 lb. (min)
Smooth Bore 1.5 lb. (min)
Radial Misalignment +/- .010"
Axial Misalignment 0.000/0.010"
Temperature Range -55 °C to 165 °C
Thermal Shock MIL-STD-202, Method 107, Cond C
Moisture Resistance MIL-STD-202, Method 106, except step 7b
Corrosion MIL-STD-202. Method 101, Cond B
Vibration MIL-STD-202, Method 204, Cond D
Shock MIL-STD-202, Method 213, Cond I

Materials and Finish

Dielectric Specification
Virgin PTFE Fluorocarbon ASTM D 1710 and ASTM D 1457
Polyamide-imide ASTM D5204 Group 2 Class 1
Glass Corning 7070 or Equivalent
Finish Specification
Gold (75u in. Typ) ASTM-B488 Type 1, Class 1.25
Nickel (100u in. Typ) SAE AMS-QQ-N-290
Passivation ASTM A967
Metal Specification
BeCu (Beryllium Copper) ASTM B 196 and/or ASTM B 197
Brass ASTM B 36, B121, B16, B16M
Stainless Steel ASTM A484/ A582 or A555/581
Iron-Nickel-Cobalt ASTM F-15

Ordering Information

 

Configuration Part Number* Description Options
Cable Connectors P105 SMPM Female • Right Angle • For Semi-Rigid & Semi-Flex Cables See brochure for options
P107 SMPM Female • Straight • For Semi-Rigid & Semi-Flex Cables
P148-1CC SMPM Female • Right Angle • For 0.047” Semi-Rigid & Semi-Flex Cables
P155 SMPM Male • Snap-In Panel-Mount • For Semi-Rigid & Semi-Flex Cables
P156 SMPM Male • Straight Panel-Mount • For 0.086” Flexible Cable
P172-1CC SMPM Female • Snap-In Panel-Mount • For Semi-Rigid & Semi-Flex Cables
PCB Connectors P303 SMPM Male • Right Angle PCB Mount See brochure for options
P311 SMPM Male • Straight Surface-Mount
P319 SMPM Male • Straight Edge-Mount
Panel Mount P121 SMPM Male • Thread-In Panel-Mount See brochure for options
P203 SMPM Male • 2-Hole Flange-Mount
Shrouds P202 SMPM Male • Thread-In See brochure for options
P205 SMPM Male • Press-In
Hermetics P122 SMPM Male • Straight Hermetic Termination See brochure for options
P154 SMPM Male • With Detent • Straight Solder-In
Shorts P170-1CC SMPM Female See brochure for options
P180 SMPM Male
Loads P109-1CC SMPM Female • 50 Ω Termination See brochure for options
P110 SMPM Male • 50 Ω Termination
Opens P171-1 SMPM Female See brochure for options
Bullets/Adapters P101 SMPM Female to SMPM Female • Bullet See brochure for options
P123-1CCSF SMPM Female to SMK/2.92 mm Male • Straight Adapter
P125-1CCSF SMPM Female to SMK/2.92 mm Female •Straight Adapter
P127 SMPM Female to SMA Female • Straight Adapter
P128 SMPM Male to SMA Female • Straight Adapter
P130 SMPM Male to SMA Male • Straight Adapter
P138 SMPM Female to SMPM Female • Spring-Loaded Bullet

Product Information Resources

SMPM Interconnect Series product information


Product Categories

Connectors & Accessories
RF/Microwave Products

Product Markets

Commercial Aerospace
Military-Defense

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