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Physical Contact Solutions

BDC Connector Fibre Optic

The BDC is a 2 channel connector, based on the proven Pattern 105 size 10 series of electrical connectors. The bayonet coupling offers simplistic and quick mating/de-mating. The shell material can be brass, aluminium or marine bronze. Keying options provide superior alignment, optical performance and can also prevent misconnection. This connector series is compatible with tactical cable styles for the plug and simplex ruggedised cable for the receptacle both in multimode or singlemode.

BDC Datasheet
TAC4 Connector for Broadcast

The 109 series hermaphroditic connector offers the ultimate in flexibility and is a direct replacement for the TAC4. The 109 connectors can function as either a plug or a receptacle to fit any system design. With these connectors, cable assemblies can be daisy-chained to provide the required distance for each specific deployment condition. Available in Multimode & Singlemode

109 Series (TAC4)
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The ARINC 801 cylindrical fiber optic connector range designed for aerospace and military applications. Based on the commercial ARINC 801 specification, this series features a removable alignment sleeve retainer (ASR) for ease of termini end face cleaning, guide pins for precision alignment and a scoop proof shell design. It is available in standard D38999 plug and wall mount shells. Inserts are available to support 2 to 32-channels and can support both PC and APC. Available in Multimode & Singlemode.

ARINC 801 Datasheet
HDM Fibre Optic Connector 2 Channel Hermaphroditic

The HDM is a 2 channel hermaphroditic connector which allows the daisy chaining of cable assemblies therefore eliminating the need for polarising the assemblies or in-line adaptors. There is a bayonet locking mechanism, it is sealed and ensures high environmental and optical performance in a variety of applications ranging from land tactical to broadcasting applications. Aluminium body with a Zinc Cobalt or Black anodised finish. Available in Multimode & Singlemode

HDM Datasheet
D38999 Fibre Optic

MIL-DTL-38999 Series III. The D38999 circular connector series is designed for harsh environments, particularly those with wide temperature ranges and high mechanical vibrations. This electrical connector is adapted for fiber optics by using M29504/4 and /5 termini. These termini fit into any size 16 contact cavity. Available in a variety of materials and platings. Multimode & Singlemode Termini.

MIL-DTL-38999 Series III
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The MFM is rugged, sealed, ant-vibration and corrosion resistant ensuring high environmental and optical performance in a variety of applications ranging from aerospace, land, and above / below sea.They are constructed with a ratchet coupling nut for high-vibration applications. The connectors are manufactured from ARCAP which provides very high corrosion resistance. Keying options provide superior alignment, optical performance and can also prevent misconnection. Multimode & Singmode available.

MFM Datasheet
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Qualified to MIL-PRF-28876, Rev. E. These connectors are precision-machined to stringent tolerances and designed to provide superior optical performance in extreme environmental conditions.

The backshells feature the QuickLoc captivation system developed by AFSI. Not only is it simple to install, it is also easy to remove the captivated aramid yarn of the cable and recapture without cutting back the cable. The QuickLoc backshell also allows easy access to maintain or reconfigure termini without altering the captivated aramid fiber.

M28876 Datasheet
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The TFOCA-II® 4 & 12 Channel fibre optic connector, designed is ideal for environmentally harsh conditions. This design takes advantage of the latest in fibre optic connectivity technology by utilizing industry standard physical contact ceramic ferrules.

The TFOCA-II® connector is designed for minimal maintenance in the field but is also fully field repaired reusing all components with the exception of the termini. Its removable end cap allows direct access to the alignment sleeve and termini.

TFOCA-II-4-Channel Datasheet
TFOCA-II-12-Channel Datasheet
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The TFOCA-III® series of 6 & 24-channel fiber optic connectors are ideal for environmentally harsh conditions.

The TFOCA-III® design utilizes the latest technology in fiber optic connectivity by incorporating industry standard physical contact ceramic ferrules and alignment sleeves.

TFOCA-III Datasheet

Amphenol TACBeam®


Amphenol TACBeam® are now fully qualified to 

MIL-DTL-83526/20 & MIL-DTL-83526/21

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Markets Served

FOA supply a wide range of Fibre Optic connectivity Solutions to markets such as-

Military Ground Systems


Outside Broadcast





Offshore - Petrochemical

Rail & Mass Transit


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MIL-DTL-38999 Series III