M8 - M12 ethernet connectoren TE Connectivity

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M8/M12 Ethernet connectors

M8 en M12 ethernet connectors from TE Connectivity includes a broad range of straight, angled, LED and multi-position field installable and board connectors that are easily intermateable. Next to cable assemblies for serial and bus communication, TE also offers industrial ethernet patch cables with overmolded X-coded M12 connectors that are available for future proof applications with up to 10 Gb/s data transmission. Customized cable assemblies offer a solution for your specific needs in different lengths, temperatures or flexibility. When communication simply needs to work in industrial environments, TE’s M8/M12 system and broad industrial communications portfolio offer time-tested reliability that meet industry standards. Whether it is for controllers and sensors or robotics and molding machines, the M8/M12 connector system offers you a solution that is time-saving, error reduced and without the use of tools.

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M8 Connectors Field Installable TE Connectivity

M8 Field Installable

M12 connector field installable TE connectivity

M12 field installable

M8 Connector Panel Mount Solder PCB TE Connectivity

M8 Panel Mount PCB

M12 connector panel mount solder PCB TE connectivity

M12 panel mount solder PCB

M8 Cable Assemblies TE Connectivity

M8-cable assembly

M12 Cable Assemblies TE Connectivity

M12 cable assemblies

M12 Connector Series Male To Female Y Cables TE Connectivity

M12 series male to female Y cables

M8 to M12 Cable Assemblies TE Connectivity

M8 to M12 cable assemblies

M12 to M12 Connector Cable Assemblies TE Connectivity

M12 to M12 cable assemblies

M8 to M8 Connector Cable Assemblies with LED TE Connectivity

M8 to M8 cable assemblies with led

M12 to M12 Connector Cable Assemblies with LED TE Connectivity

M12 to M12 cable assemblies with LED

Features M8/M12 Ethernet connectors:

  • IP67 rating: dust and waterproof

  • Overmolded PVC or PUR cable assemblies / shielded and unshielded versions

  • Main options: A coded

  • M12 Positions: 2, 3, 4, 5 & 8 poles

  • M8 Positions: 3 & 4 pole M8 & M12 single and double sided cable assemblies

  • M8 to M12 cable assemblies

  • Cable length options: 0.5m, 1m, 1.5m, 3m, 5m, 7m and 10m

  • Cable length options: Standard cable length options from 0.5m to 15m

  • M8 & M12 single side cable assemblies

  • M8 and M12 double-ended cable assemblies

M8 - M12 ethernet connectoren TE Connectivity

Applications M8/M12 connectors:

  • Automobile manufacturing

  • Factory automation machines

  • Food and beverage industry

  • Manufacturing

  • Machine tools

  • Industrial automation

  • Sensor connection

  • Vision systems

M8 – M12 connector codings

M8/M12-connectors from TE Connectivity continues to fill the ongoing needs for sensor connection in industrial machinery and factory automation. A connection standard for many years, these products also find applications outside of their traditional industries where a compact reliable connection system with environmental protection is required. TE’s M8/M12 connector portfolio includes A, B, D, S, T, and X-coded (up to 10 Gb/s) versions to serve various customer needs.

The connectors are also available in shielded and unshielded versions, to support Gigabit Ethernet applications.

M8-M12 codering- TE Connectivity
Size Pins Rated Max. Amp
M8 3 60V 4A
M8 4 30V 4A
M12 3 250V 4A
M12 4 250V 4A
M12 5 125V 4A
M12 8 60V 2A
M12 12 30V 2A

Our markets

The application for M8/M12 ethernet connectors and the advantages that it offers are applicable in all conceivable markets, an overview:



Bouw en infrastructuur

Construction & infrastructure

Defensie & Militaire mobiliteit

Defence & Military Mobility

Elektro- & Installatietechniek

Electrical & Installation Technology

Energie & Utiliteit

Energy & Utility

Industriële machines

Industrial machines



Olie & Gas

Oil & Gas

Scheepvaart en voor de kust

Shipping and offshore



Truck, Bus & Offroad voertuigen

Truck, Bus & Offroad vehicles


Cabinet building

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