Rugged RJ45 Ethernet Connectors

All our solutions are based on the same principle that enables you to use a standard RJ45 cordset to obtain a ruggedized military cordset.

All cordsets are not military grade for harsh environments, pay carefully attention to your cordset selection. You also choose to purchase our RJ45 cordsets that are specifically designed for harsh environment.

Our RJ Field Assembly video will show you how easy you can transform a RJ45 corset into an reinforced military-grade RJ45 Ethernet cordset.

Any additional questions regarding our Rugged RJ45 connectors? Check our Rugged Ethernet Connectors product page or contact our Technical Support team

You just need your 2 hands :)  You don't need any special tool or any special cabling skill to transform your RJ45 standard cordset into a ruggedized solution.

Our RJ Field Assembly video will show you how easy you can transform a RJ45 corset into an reinforced military-grade RJ45 Ethernet cordset.

Any additional questions regarding our Rugged RJ45 connectors? Check our Rugged Ethernet Connectors product page or contact our Technical Support team

You made a mistake during the assembly process or your solution is damaged, it is still possible to change your rugged RJ45 cordset assembly.
You can simply use the insert removal tools and follow the assembly instructions in written or video format:

  • RJ Field assembly written instructions
  • RJ Field assembly video will show you how easy you can transform a RJ45 cordset into an reinforced military-grade RJ45 cordset.

Any additional questions regarding our Rugged RJ45 connectors? Check our Rugged Ethernet Connectors product page or contact our Technical Support team

Depending on your requirements, we have additional accessories available to complete your rugged RJ45 Ethernet solution:

  • Protective caps : used to reinforce and protect your plugs and/or receptacle sealing, we have a large range a protective caps for RJ45 Ethernet connectors. Check link here
  • Panel gaskets : for square flange receptacle, you need to use a panel gasket.Check link here
  • Tools : to assembly or disassembly your rugged RJ45 solutions, you might need specific tools which we can provide. Check link here

Our RJ Field Assembly video will show you how easy you can transform a RJ45 corset into an reinforced military-grade RJ45 Ethernet cordset.

Any additional questions regarding our Rugged RJ45 connectors? Check our Rugged Ethernet Connectors product page or contact our Technical Support team

All our solution have full shielding continuity based on our product conception : a metallized insert allows full shielding continuity from the cable to the receptacle and the panel.

Reinforced 360° shielding plug kits are also available including a specific backshell. Click here for more information

Yes, all our RJ Field standard solutions are IP68 (1 meter during 1 hour) when plug and receptacle are mated or cap and receptacle are mated.

Our waterproof RJ Field solutions are designed to be used in harsh environments both military and civilian. We offer high-quality, high-durability connectivity products to face these challenges.

Our RJ Field Assembly video will show you how easy you can transform a RJ45 corset into an reinforced military-grade RJ45 Ethernet cordset.

Any additional questions regarding our Rugged RJ45 connectors? Check our Rugged Ethernet Connectors product page or contact our Technical Support team

To increase the sealing of your RJ45 receptacle, you have two different options :

Increasing the sealing of your receptacle will protect your system against ambient influences. Dust and water or moisture are a constant hazard especially in outdoor applications.
 

Depending on the RJ45 connector you selected, you have different back terminations options that enable you to integrate your receptacle properly into your system:

  • Type 1 : Female exit : you can connect with any standard plug and cordset.
  • Type1RA : Right Angle female exit : you can connect with any standard plug and cordset.
  • Type 2 : Cordset with standard plug : you can connect your cordset with your plug to a standard. You can choose your cordset length.
  • Type 2 OPEN : Cordset with an open end : you can connect your cordset with a plug that you will mount or directly on a PCB. You can choose your cordset length.
  • PC Tails: you can directly solder your receptacle on your PCB.
  • Stand-off : you can directly solder your receptacle on your PCB and have a mechanical recovery directly on the PCB in order to avoid any damage on PC Tails.

 

We have several RJ45 connectors certified to be used in Atex Zone 2 environments and 100% tested at 500V during 1 minutes without sparking. Discover our RJFTVX product designed for device group II category 3G. According to EN60079-15 it may be operated within zone 2 and class I, Division 2, as low power non sparking connectors.
More information on our ATEX RJ45 connectors

 

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