Multi-Contact USA Becomes Stäubli Electrical Connectors, Inc.

Multi-Contact, a leading international manufacturer of electrical contacts and connection systems, has changed the name of its organization to Stäubli Electrical Connectors, Inc.

WINDSOR, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Multi-Contact, a leading international manufacturer of electrical contacts and connection systems, has changed the name of its organization to Stäubli Electrical Connectors, Inc., as of January 1. The name change reflects the organization's connection with the Stäubli Group, a company recognized for sustainable reliability, long-term partnership, technological innovation and excellent sales and service expertise.


Multi-Contact was founded in Basel, Switzerland, in 1962. The parent company, Stäubli, provides innovative mechatronics solutions in the fields of electrical and fluid connectors, robotics and textile. Multi-Contact USA was established in 1982 and has been a part of the Stäubli Group since 2002.

"The Stäubli name stands for superior service and quality," said Ian Pratt, CEO of Stäubli Electrical Connectors. "We are proud to produce the safest and highest-quality connectors available, delivering our customers the clean, consistent performance that has made us the most-trusted brand in the industry."

The company's proprietary Multilam technology creates an industry-leading electrical connection due to a design that features multiple contact points to safely improve connection and energy transfer.

As a pioneer and global market leader for connectors, the company has amassed more than 20 years of experience in the photovoltaics (PV) industry. During this time, more than 50 percent of the PV power worldwide has been successfully installed using more than 1 billion of the company's MC4 connectors.

The CombiTac modular connector system is one of the company's best-known products, offering a wide range of combinations of contact types including power, signal, thermocouple, coaxial, fiber optic, pneumatic, hydraulic and bus connections in a compact frame.

The Stäubli Group has more than 4,500 employees in 25 countries, and a network of agents in more than 50 countries. This year, the group will celebrate its 125-year anniversary.

Stäubli Electrical Connectors, Inc., will showcase its line of innovative solutions at DistribuTECH in San Diego, Booth #913, January 31 through February 2. For more information, visit www.staubli.com/electrical.

About Stäubli Electrical Connectors, Inc.
Stäubli Electrical Connectors, Inc., specializes in advanced contact technology that encompasses countless varieties of electrical connectors for power, photovoltaics, fiber optics, data transfer and coaxial applications. Headquartered in Windsor, Calif., the company's products include industrial connectors, connectors for automatic systems, medical industry connectors, connectors for renewable energy and connectors for test and measurement.

Featured Product

BitFlow Introduces 6th Generation Camera Link Frame Grabber: The Axion

BitFlow Introduces 6th Generation Camera Link Frame Grabber: The Axion

BitFlow has offered a Camera Link frame grabbers for almost 15 years. This latest offering, our 6th generation combines the power of CoaXPress with the requirements of Camera Link 2.0. Enabling a single or two camera system to operate at up to 850 MB/S per camera, the Axion-CL family is the best choice for CL frame grabber. Like the Cyton-CXP frame grabber, the Axion-CL leverages features such as the new StreamSync system, a highly optimized DMA engine, and expanded I/O capabilities that provide unprecedented flexibility in routing. There are two options available; Axion 1xE & Axion 2xE. The Axion 1xE is compatible with one base, medium, full or 80-bit camera offering PoCL, Power over Camera Link, on both connectors. The Axion 2xE is compatible with two base, medium, full or 80-bit cameras offering PoCL on both connectors for both cameras. The Axion-CL is a culmination of the continuous improvements and updates BitFlow has made to Camera Link frame grabbers.