The size 01 8STA circular connector series offers a significant 20% saving in size and weight over size 02 8STA connectors while maintaining all the performance advantages of the larger model such as resistance to motorsport fluids and an integral anti-vibration design.
Souriau’s size 01 connectors accommodate three removable #26 contacts that can handle wires from 24 to 30 AWG. Other features include seven colour-coded orientations, PCB options and a boot termination feature. Featuring a rugged aluminium body plated with conductive black Zinc as standard, these 8STA connectors incorporate a positive locking mechanism. Lane Motorsport has also made available a single flange version for even further weight saving.
Weald Electronics’ size 01 aluminium protective caps are about 50 percent lighter than the standard size 02 and feature an anti-vibration locking design. They are available in versions for plugs and receptacles and can be supplied with or without a flexible, stainless steel micro wire rope lanyard.
HellermannTyton’s size 01 heat shrink boots are available exclusively from Lane Motorsport. Available in straight and 90⁰ versions, these strain relieving boots for backshell to cable transitions are adhesive lined and made from fuel-proof material.