Cinch Connectivity Solutions . June 28, 2018

Cinch Connectivity Solutions Announces the Johnson 1.85mm Series of 67 GHz High Frequency Connectors and Adapters

Designed to provide the highest quality signal transmission

Lombard, IL [June 28, 2018] Cinch Connectivity Solutions, a Bel group company, (NASDAQ: BELFA and BELFB) and global leader in delivering reliable connectivity solutions, announces the Johnson 1.85mm Series of 67 GHz High Frequency Connectors and Adapters.  This new series of high frequency connectors and adapters continues Johnson’s development of products into the millimeter wave (mmWave) spectrum in support of 5G standards for mobile communications and the Internet of Things (IoT) revolution. 

The Johnson 1.85mm Series of Connectors operate to 67 GHz with a VSWR performance up to 1.20:1.  Johnson Screw-on End Launch connectors are designed for use in a variety of applications and markets while delivering superior signal integrity in the most demanding environments.  They are easy to assemble and dis-assemble to a PCB, can be connected with solder or solderless, and adjustable to varying board thicknesses.

 The Johnson 1.85mm Series of Adapters are available in both same series and between series and operate to 67GHz with a VSWR performance up to 1.20:1. Johnson 1.85mm adapters are available in same series coax adapter designs, offered in jack to jack, jack to plug, and plug to plug formats. The between series adapters include 1.85mm to 2.4mm and 1.85mm to SMPM.  

 All Johnson high frequency connectors and adapters are designed to provide the highest quality data signal transmission for test and measurement equipment, semiconductor ATE test board, and instrumentation test fixture hardware applications.

For more information on the Johnson 1.85mm Connector and High Frequency Adapters Series, visit our website at or download the new Johnson 1.85mm Connector and Adapter Catalog. Products are also available through our distributors Allied, Digi-key, Mouser, Newark and in Europe, Farnell.

About Bel

Bel ( designs, manufactures and markets a broad array of products that power, protect and connect electronic circuits.  These products are primarily used in the networking, telecommunications, computing, military and aerospace, transportation and broadcasting industries.  Bel’s product groups include Magnetic Solutions (integrated connector modules, power transformers, power inductors and discrete components), Power Solutions and Protection (front-end, board-mount and industrial power products, module products and circuit protection), and Connectivity Solutions (expanded beam fiber optic, copper-based, RF and RJ connectors and cable assemblies).  The Company operates facilities around the world.

Forward Looking Statements

Except for historical information contained in this press release, the matters discussed in this press release are forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties.  Among the factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from such statements are: the market concerns facing our customers; the continuing viability of sectors that rely on our products; the effects of business and economic conditions; difficulties associated with integrating recently acquired companies; capacity and supply constraints or difficulties; product development, commercializing or technological difficulties; the regulatory and trade environment; risks associated with foreign currencies; uncertainties associated with legal proceedings; the market’s acceptance of the Company’s new products and competitive responses to those new products; and the risk factors detailed from time to time in the Company’s SEC reports.  In light of the risks and uncertainties, there can be no assurance that any forward-looking statement will in fact prove to be correct. We undertake no obligation to update or revise any forward looking statements. 

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