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Astute Electronics expands Asia-Pacific footprint with Positronic Australia deal

Nov 8, 2023

This deal supports Astute’s drive for excellence and the trust Positronic places in our expertise. Join our eDesign community for expert advice on electronic component design and selection.

Electronic components and supply chain expert, Astute Electronics, is now an authorised distributor for all Positronic interconnects across Australia and New Zealand.

This significant stride further enhances Astute’s footprint in the Asia-Pacific arena, underlining its dedication to supporting global customers, especially within military and defence.

With Astute’s renowned reputation within these sectors and Positronic’s versatile power/signal connectors for extreme applications, this partnership represents a genuine synergy of values.

Claire Cave, Interconnect Product Manager at Astute, voiced her enthusiasm, “Embracing Positronic’s ‘Power of Certainty’ ethos, we at Astute are geared to providing unparalleled interconnect solutions to a growing range of Australian customers. This deal supports our drive for excellence and the trust Positronic places in our expertise.”

Key Positronic products Astute will introduce include SCORPION™ – one of the most adaptable power/signal connectors available; the GREAT GOLDEN – a robust power connector supporting up to 200 amps per contact; and the MACH-D, a high-grade D-Sub connector suitable for tough settings demanding non-outgassing and minimal magnetic attributes, meeting the Goddard Space Flight Center S-311 and MIL-DTL-24308 Class M space flight qualifications.

Positronic is now part of Amphenol Corporation, a global leader in designing, manufacturing, and marketing electrical, electronic, and fibre optic connectors and interconnect systems.

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