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AMP Connectors TYCO Connectors Distributors AMP Incorporated, often referred to simply as AMP, was a major American manufacturer of electrical connectors, cables, and related components. The company was founded in 1941 and gained prominence for its contributions to the electronics industry. AMP's products were widely used in various industries, including telecommunications, automotive, aerospace, and consumer electronics.

In 1999, Tyco International acquired AMP Incorporated in a significant deal that was valued at around $11 billion. The acquisition aimed to strengthen Tyco's presence in the electronics and telecommunications industries and expand its range of products and services.

AMP-connectorsTyco was founded in 1960 when Arthur J. Rosenburg, Ph.D., opened a research laboratory to do experimental work for the government.

Tyco Electronics is the world's largest supplier of passive electronic components and a major producer of active components.

The AMP brand encompasses the broadest range of connectors in the world, including high-density, high-speed designs for leading-edge communications equipment, and innovative micro miniature circular plastic connectors that are more cost effective than traditional metal-shell designs. Tyco Electronics is now TE Connectivity. TE Connectivity offers a broad range of high-quality electronic component products. TE offers products from well-known name brands and several product categories including connectors/interconnection systems, terminal blocks, relays, electronic modules, circuit protection devices, fiber optic components, wire and cable, and switches.

AMP Products:

  • Amplifiers
  • Antennas
  • Attenuators
  • RF Coax Connector Products
  • Diodes
  • Drivers
  • GPS Receivers
  • Limiters
  • Microwave/Wave MMICs
  • Mixers & Modulators
  • Multi-function Products
  • Passive Components
  • Signal Generation Products
  • Switches
  • Transistors
Applications(RF Coax Connector Products)
The RF Coax Connector Products is useful in:
  • 7-16 Series- Handle high power levels with low loss, low IMD
  • 7mm Precision- Used for test and laboratory instrumentation
  • Between Series Adapters (BSA's)- Mating of two different RF interfaces while maintaining good electrical performancePower Supplies
  • Blind Mate - space saving designs for multiple mate applications
  • BNC- Bayonet style coupling mechanism
  AMP / TYCO Connectors - Electronic Components Distributor
Tyco / AMP QualityCharacteristics:(Product Range) Tyco Electronics (now known as TE Connectivity, which specializes in connectors and sensors). AMP Connectors combined Tyco's existing expertise with AMP's legacy in connectors and electronics manufacturing. As a result of the acquisition, the "AMP" brand was integrated into Tyco's operations, and the combined company offered a broader range of products and solutions to its customers. TE Connectivity carries on the legacy of AMP's connector business.