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Press Release 04 September 2019

Editorial contact: John Hall +44 (0) 1737 771375


New VGA Feedthrough Connectors

Low cost and low profile from CLIFF Electronics.

D-sub connector fits standard XLR cut-out.



CLIFF Electronics announces the addition of the popular 15 pin VGA D-sub to its market leading range of feedthrough connectors. All CLIFF feedthrough connectors may be assembled into an industry-standard, 24mm, XLR-panel, cut-out, simplifying system design and improving product aesthetics. esthetics.


CLIFF VGA feedthrough connector


Space-saving connector which is simple to assemble and integrate.


Widely used for the integration of equipment into video systems, pro-audio, broadcast, AV and data networking, the new CLIFF VGA feedthrough connector is simple to assemble and may be supplied mounted on CLIFF’s purpose built 19″ rack panels, offering systems integrators fast and convenient assembly.


The front-mounted VGA connector requires less space at the rear of the panel than those offered by competitors, leaving more space for system hardware. Connection both sides is via standard 15 pin VGA male leads.


Dan Walker, General Sales Manager of CLIFF Electronics, comments, “Our new VGA connector joins our HDMI and USB versions allowing us to offer designers every type of commonly used audio-visual connector from a single source. This UK design was undertaken at the request of our customers who asked us to provide a space-saving connector which is simple to assemble and integrate. Our new design fulfils these requirements and offers competitive pricing.”.


Cliff’s XLR-format connectors take advantage of the standard 24mm panel cut-out widely used in audio and broadcast systems. This is increasingly popular in instrumentation, medical and industrial applications due to the format’s flexibility, security and reliability.


Cliff’s feedthrough connectors now provide analogue, digital and optical connectivity in formats including mini DisplayPort, Firewire, RJ45, HDMI, BNC and USB3.0 compliant single and dual versions. Also available are all popular data and ethernet connectors including USB2 A-to-B and B-to-A changer sockets, high speed USB type-C, LC and SC fibre,fiber, (Duplex and Simplex), UTP and FTP RJ45s in both Cat6 and Cat5e, (shielded and unshielded), TOSLINK and RCA phono.phono/cinch.




All versions of Cliff XLR-footprint connectors are in full production and available direct or via major worldwide distributors.



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About CLIFF Electronics.

Cliff Electronic Components Limited was founded in 1977 to supply the music industry with connectors. Cliff has subsequently greatly expanded its’ products and services to become a high quality supplier to most professional and industrial markets. As both a manufacturer and a distributor, the expansion of its’ product range has established Cliff as a prime source for components. As a UK manufacturer, Cliff is able to respond quickly to customer’s needs for both standard products and custom designs.


Cliff manufactures audio, optical and power connectors and accessories, general industrial connectors, foot pedals, lighting connectors, terminal posts, connection blocks, motors, fans and assembly aids. It can also provide a wide range of leads including audio, instrument and power.


Cliff has extensive expertise in moulding molding and metalwork. It can provide a design, engineering and manufacturing service for the production of customised customized components and assemblies. Plastics expertise includes injection-moulding,injection-molding, blow-moulding,blow-molding, extrusion, sonic-welding and printing. Metalwork includes stamping, machining, aluminiumaluminum extrusion, finishing and printing.


Cliff has the facility to enable assembly, inspection and testing. Cliff’s UK and Far Eastern production plants are certified to ISO 9001 and employ design, engineering, technical, marketing and sales personnel. Quality has always been of prime importance and the majority of Cliff products are covered by approvals from organisations organizations such as UL and VDE.


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For more information, please contact us.


Cliff Electronic Components Ltd.
76 Holmethorpe Avenue,
Holmethorpe Industrial Estate,

Cliff inc.
77 Solano Square,
Suite 175,
CA 94510


Telephone: +44 (0)1737 771375 +1 707 746 8090

Fax: +44 (0)1737 766012 +1 707 746 8092





PR080  04 September 2019 |