Company : ODU Steckverbindungs systeme GmbH & Co. KG

Category : Army

Subcategory : Electrical and Power Supply Equipment, Subsystems and Components

Key Products : Rugged Connectors For Soldier Modernisation, ODU AMC with green colour coding

The next connector generation for the soldier of the future.

ODU is involved in soldier modernisation programs - worldwide. ODU continues to work on new connection systems to meet all requirements for the future. The most important requirements for the new generation of connection systems are: reduced weight, simple & intuitive use, rugged, self-sealing, suitable for cleaning in the field and reduced costs.

As the requirements for tough, reliable soldier systems evolve, ODU develops new connector systems for the ever-changing military environment:

ODU AMC - Advanced Military Connector.

Advantages for customer


  • Push-Pull locking or Pull-Off function
  • Optimized mechanical keying
  • Colour keying possible
  • Extremely rugged and solid
  • Useable under the most hostile conditions
  • Lightweight, small and easy handling
  • Excellent shielding features (360°)
  • Watertight protection class IP 68
  • Excellent data transmission
  • Individual contact configuration: signals, low/high voltage transmission, coax/triax, fiber optic, compressed air and fluids inserts are possible in one connector
  • Lifetime of greater than 5,000 mating cycles
  • Easy handling and blind mating
  • Operating temperatures range from –55°C to +125°C
  • System Solution incl. cable assembly and overmolding
  • Version with spring loaded contacts available
  • Easy cleaning version available
  • Mating under load possible
  • Certified military company for years

Mühldorf, 23. September 2009

ODU Steckverbindungssysteme GmbH & Co. KG Pregelstraße 11
84453 Mühldorf
Ansprechpartner: Frau Christa Mühlthaler
Tel. 08631/6156-0