Power Connectors /Jones plugs/Sockets- Friday, May 22, 2015


Power connectors are reliable with the ability to support high current and when  mating and unmating are required, all at an affordable price.


They are manufactured by Cinch. They were also made by Vernitron Beau who was acquired by Molex. 

 Applications include:

 Data Processing Controls

 Medical Equipment

 Industrial Controls

 Communication Equipment.

 Amusement and vending machines


These connectors are offered in two series 300 and 2400 with a variety of cable and panel mounting options.


300 series: current rated at 10 amps                                                        

                    Voltage: 250VAC

                    Sizes 2 to 33 contacts

                    Polarized to prevent incorrect insertion

                    Used in light and medium applications

                    Beau equivalent series is 3300

                    Part # example:  Cinch P-308-CCT = Beau P-3308-CCT


2400 Series: current rated at 15 amps

                     Voltage: 250VAC

                     Sizes 2 to 12 contacts

                     Polarized to prevent incorrect insertion

                     Used in medium applications

                     Beau equivalent series is 5400

                     Part # Example Cinch S-2404-DB = Beau S-5404-DB


Note:  Beau also made a Series 4400/ 15 amp that can be installed from the back of the panel or chassis. It is compatible with series 2400 and 400 style connectors.


Standard Radio has over 200,000 of these versatile connectors in stock. They are offered in several mounting configurations.

IE:  AB angle bracket

       LAB less angle bracket

       DB deep bracket

       SB shallow bracket

       FP flush plate

       CCT cable clamp top

       CCE cable clamp end

We are authorized to buy Cinch products, and we can offer both Rohs and Non-Rohs p#’s

Whatever your applications, please call us with your requirements and we will promptly meet your needs.  With over 67yrs of experience we will send you the right part at the right price.

Specialty Fuses- Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Specialty Fuses

When you need fuses Standard Radio is the answer. In today’s high technology products, space and reliability are very important. We stock specialty fuses that meet these requirements.  

Here are some miniature and subminiature series we stock and can supply to you.  


Pico Fuses

These are subminiature axial leaded (some series offer radial leads) that are available in fast acting and slo-blo versions.

Littelfuse 251 Pico II fuses very fast acting 125 volt rating up to 15 amps

Also available in Mil spec FM10A (order 253 series)

Bussmann offers Microton series MCRW as an equal.

Littelfuse 275   Pico fuses very fast acting with high current rating 20- 30 amps 32 volt ratings

Available in Mil spec FM04A (order 277 series)

Littelfuse 265 Pico fuses very fast acting with insulating sleeve (high reliability)

Available in mil spec FM08A (order 267 series)

Radial leads offered in 266 series

Littelfuse 263 Pico II fuses very fast acting rated at 250 volts up to 5 amps 

Littelfuse 473 Pico II slo-blo for time delay applications 125 voltage ratings up to 7 amps

Applications include: LCD monitors, power supply, and network, industrial and medical equipment


Micro Fuses

Littelfuse   272/273/274/278/279 series   very fast acting Micro fuses were developed for the U.S Space Program. 

Rated at 125 volt with a range from 2 milliamps to 5 amps

These are offered with short 273 and long lead 279 (clear plastic caps)

Series 272 and 278 are available with metal caps.

To order military grade version FM02 use   274 series

Littlefuse 262/268/269 series are high reliability Micro fuses with gold plated leads and gold plated cap.

To order military grade version FM07 use  269 series

QPL’d for use in extreme conditions in spacecrafts and military applications.

Use 281/556/557 series fuse holders either horizontal or vertical mount

We have over 1,000,000 fuses in stock including over 100,000 Micro fuses.

Remember we are an authorized distributor for Bussmann, Littelfuse, and Optifuse.  We can stock the values you need to avoid lead times.

Please call with your fuse and fuse holder requirements to receive the service and pricing you deserve.

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Hellermann Tyton Cable Ties - Tuesday, May 27, 2014

HellermannTyton is a leading global manufacturer of cable management products who offer a range of products to secure, route, protect, connect and identify wire and cable  

Cable Ties

Standard Cable Ties

  • These all-purpose cable ties are designed to bundle and secure wires, cables, hoses and more. These standard cable ties are available in 18 to 50 pound tensile strengths, in a variety of lengths and colors.
  • They are also available in special materials including polymer and stainless steel, for harsh environments. 
  • Heavy duty and wide strap to handle larger bundles.
  • Releasable ties for easy removal
  • Identification cable ties have an integrated labeling area
  • Cable ties for use with Hellerman Tyton automatic fastening tools
  • Cable ties with particular features for specialized functions
  • Self Affixing ties are offered in stud mount, screw mount, and edge clip mount styles
  • To minimize abrasion use bundle separators and spacers
  • Cable mounts are used for routing and securing cables
  • These products are used in datacom, automotive, aerospace, electrical and renewable energy markets.    

Please call us with your requirements in Panduit and we can cross them for you.  

Whatever your applications to bundle, secure, route, label, and connect cable, wire and hoses Hellerman Tyton and R&J Components are the answer.

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Amphenol RF- Friday, May 9, 2014

R&J Components has been a leading Amphenol RF distributor for over 20yrs.  Amphenol RF is the premier manufacture of connectors with commercial, industrial and military offerings.

Their connectors are widely used in a large spectrum of applications including

  • Broadband
  • Wireless
  • Automation
  • Military
  • Aerospace

What type of connector you may need mainly depends on the cable, and frequency of your application.  

Amphenol RF can offer a wide range of styles and types of RF connectors including

BNC, HN, TNC, SMA as well as other sub miniature coax connectors SMB, SMC, and SMS

Many connectors are offered in commercial grade designated by a suffix RFX as a low cost alternate to industrial grade.

Amphenol RF offers connectors and adapters QPL approved to MIL-PRF-39012 and 55339

Amphenol RF changed their part # designations by adding a 0 prefix to the p# IE: p# 31-236 a BNC bulkhead connector is now p# 031-236 which is the Amphenol p# for the discontinued government # UG625B/U. 

Today we will highlight the HN Connector.  IE: 082-805 4-hole flange receptacle. HN connectors are manufactured for high voltage applications, and harsh environments. These are offered in the industrial version with nickel plated brass bodies and silver and gold contacts. All HN connectors are weatherproof


  • Instrumentation
  • Cable Assemblies
  • Components
  • MIL-Aerospace
  • Airframe
  • Test & Measurement 

R& J Components has an extensive inventory of Amphenol RF connectors. We are able to provide samples for evaluation, and can keep in stock all your parts you use on an ongoing basis to avoid lead times. Please contact us with your RF requirements so we can provide you with top quality  connectors from the leader in the RF field.   

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High Voltage Aluminum Electrolytic Capacitors- Monday, April 28, 2014

R&J Components is in business since 1948 with over 32 million high voltage aluminum   electrolytic capacitors. We stock all types and values including:

  •  Computer grade: 124,000+ in stock including 23A, CGS, 36D series
  •  Snap mount:   1.4 million+ in stock including KMH, LGQ, LLK, 200U series
  •  Radial lead:     30 million+ in stock including UVZ, UVR, CKH, CKE series
  •  Axial lead:      1.2 million+ in stock including 53D, 39D, TTA, 2222 series    

We have stock on values up to 600 volts  

We are franchised and with over 100,000 sq ft of inventory we  stock many of the popular manufacturers including, Illinois capacitor, Nichicon, Genteq (GE), Meritek,Capacitor Industries and  Xicon

These capacitors have many Applications including:

Computer Grade (screw top) – HVAC, telecommunications, power systems.

Contact us with your requirements, and we will supply you with a quote from Genteq with a great price and any technical support you need.

Snap Mount- high capacitance and voltage in a small form factor. Switching power supplies and UPS. We can offer Nichicon and Illinois Capacitor direct form the factory.

Axialytic and Radialytics - used for filtering in power supplies and audio applications

Nichicon, Illinois capacitor can deliver high quality at a good price.   

If you have an application that requires high reliability we have one of the largest inventories in the world of mil spec 39018 style

All these capacitors are available in temperature ranges from the standard -40 + 85*C and the popular 105*C to the industrial 125*C

If you don’t see what you need please contact us. And we can help find an equal or upgrade to meet you application requirements.

With over 65yrs of experience and over 420,000 line items R&J is the right choice for all you component needs.