Telegärtner: Robust Solutions for Rail Projects

As a trusted partner to rail industry suppliers, Telegärtner UK offers products that meet the rigorous demands of the industry.

Telegärtner UK is part of the German Telegärtner Group and is engaged in the selling and marketing of high-quality electro-mechanical connectivity used in various markets, such as the railway, telecoms, marine and industrial sectors.


Provertha M12 Adapters

Besides selling Telegärtner RF and Datavoice components, the company also represents high-quality manufacturers of connectors and speech communication devices, including pei tel, Provertha and Hummel. The company’s policy is to provide a comprehensive first-class service and vital interface between its customers and the manufacturers it represents.

Telegärtner UK is also one of the market leaders in the cable assembly field with production facilities in the UK and Slovakia. The company is ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015 certified and assembly staff work to IPC620C workmanship standards. The company’s capabilities range from coaxial, data, multiwire and overmoulded assemblies to wiring looms and harnesses. Additionally, panel and box-build assemblies are available and Telegärtner UK also offers VMI and supplier management, kitting, subcontract and testing services.

Telegärtner M12 Connector Series

With the STX M12x1 IP67 connector series for railway and vehicle applications Telegärtner offers various solutions for applications in harsh environments. The series contains M12x1 X-coded plugs and sockets suitable for cables with solid and stranded conductors. 360° shielding ensures safe and reliable data transmission. Additionally, factory-made cable assemblies are available in multiple configurations. The connectors can transmit data rates of up to 10 Gbit/s in accordance with IEC 61076-2-109:2014. The bulk cable conforms to EN 45545-2:2013 HL1–HL3 and DIN 5510-2 hazard level 1–4 and has been developed for high fire protection requirements in railway applications. The connectors have been tested for mechanical strength, climatic and corrosive resistance, degree of protection and functionality in accordance to railway standards EN 50155 and IEC 61373, therefore making them suitable for installation in transport applications.

Telegärtner MFP8 Solution

MFP8 Cat.6A is the RJ45 plug for time-saving and efficient on-site assembly for all networks, from Voice to 10 Gigabit Ethernet. Available in straight and angled designs, it can be assembled quickly on all standard cable types without any special tools. MFP8 Cat.6A offers unprecedented flexibility and saves time and money on installation, repairs and maintenance. MFP8 supports PoE+ acc. to IEEE 802.3at and 360° shielding and full metal housing guarantee secure and reliable data transmission. It is suitable for solid or stranded conductors from AWG24/1 to 22/1 and AWG27/7 to 22/7 with cable diameter of 5.5–10.0mm. The highly effective strain relief of the MFP8 Cat6A IE and 4×90° makes them ideally suited for use in harsh industrial environments. Now also available in a MFP8 Cat.8.1 version.

Ethernet solution

Telegartner MFP8 Cat6A Series

Telegärtner Rail Distribution Box

In rough conditions high-quality fibre-optical connections are needed despite the mechanical and climatic stress. For this purpose, Telegärtner has developed the train-approved distribution box, RDB. Because of its tested reliability against vibrations, shocks, heat, coldness and humidity, the RDB is perfectly suited for use in harsh environments. Besides its robust housing with IP66 protection and UV resistance according to UL 508, a hinged splice cassette is mounted on to the RDB, enabling easy assembly and maintenance. Different front plates are available, being able to store pigtails with all common connectors and fibres. The splice cassette enables up to 24 splices. Cables of different outer diameters can be fed in or out via three cable glands. If the box needs to be fixed to a signal mast, an additional adapter plate is available which can be mounted on to the distribution box. The RDB complies with climatic test EN 60068-2-1/2/14/130, vibration test EN 60068-2-64a and shock test EN 60068-2-27.

Provertha M12 and D-Sub Connector Solutions

Provertha is a German company with four factories in Hungary manufacturing M12 and D-Subminiature connectors and hoods, ideally suited for rail industry applications. The Provertha M12 connector series covers the full range of options, A-, D- and X-code versions, all tested to meet rail standards for vibration, shock, hazardous gas and IP67. They are torsion-proof due to their unique special crimp flange system and offer 360° shielding and certified plastics acc. to EN 45545-2 for railway applications. The M12 range also includes 90 ̊ versions and adapters. They now have the smallest M12 on the market enabling the use of cable assemblies for small-space installations. In addition to the M12 series, Provertha offers a comprehensive selection of space-saving diecast hoods with vibration-proof screw-locking and quick-lock hoods with an innovative push-pull mechanism.

pei tel Communication Devices for Railway Applications

pei tel, a company of the Peiker family, specialises in developing and producing high-quality microphones, handsets, speakers and microphone speakers, including hand microphones and loudspeakers for train platforms, and gooseneck microphones, small loudspeakers and handsets for use in vehicles. The IP68 waterproof handheld, single or three button, rugged chromed housing microphone is ideal for use in trains as is a handset with a PTT button, display and keypad, dynamic ear capsule and durable spiral cable, suitable for analogue and digital radio systems. The housing and PCB material of pei tel handsets have been tested according to EN 45545-2.

Hummel VariaPro Rail Glands

Hummel VariaPro Rail gland series meets all requirements for use in rail transport and has successfully passed the tests of fire protection standards EN 45545-2 and EN 45545-3. VariaPro Rail glands can be used in all trains on the European rail network. The slim structure enables a space saving installation. They are easy to install and have EMC connection integrated as standard. Hummel VariaPro Rail glands are available in M20, M25, M32 and M40 sizes and can accommodate cables with 7 to 32mm in diameter. They can be used in -400° to +1000°C and are IP68-rated.

Rail Glands

Hummel VariaPro Rail Glands

Through the extensive range, including Telegärtner, Provertha, pei tel and Hummel products, Telegärtner UK is ideally suited to support rail industry customers by offering all products from one source to help with vendor base optimisation and logistics chain streamlining.

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Robust Solutions for Rail Projects

Telegärtner UK offers products that meet the rigorous demands of the rail industry. As a manufacturer of connectors and cable assemblies and supplier of a wide range of products from high quality manufacturers, such as pei tel, Provertha and Hummel, Telegärtner UK is ideally suited to support rail industry customers through offering all products from one source to help customers to optimise their vendor base and to streamline their logistics chain. [gallery ids="21386,21378"]

Cable Assemblies for Rail Industry

Telegärtner UK is one of the market leaders in the cable assembly field with purpose-built production facilities in the UK and Slovakia. The company is ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015 certified and assembly staff work to IPC620C workmanship standards. The company’s capabilities range from coaxial, multiwire and overmoulded cable assemblies to wiring looms. Additional panel and box build assemblies are also part of Telegärtner UK’s expertise. Furthermore, Telegärtner UK offers VMI and supplier management, kitting, subcontract and testing services. Example of rail focused moulded cable assembly from Telegärtner is M12x1 X-coded connection cords meeting the increased requirements for fire protection systems in rail vehicles, ideal for networking passenger information systems in the rail cars, such as WLAN access points and cameras. The M12x1 X-coded connecting cables in Category 6A guarantee a transmission rate of 10 Gigabit Ethernet and are available in a range of standard or custom built lengths. The cable sheath consists of a cross-linked compound specifically developed for increased fire protection required in rail vehicles and applications, meeting the international railway standard EN 45545-2:2013. [gallery ids="21379,21383,21384"]

Handsets, Microphones and Speakers for Trains

pei tel is a German manufacturer of high quality communication solutions and radio accessories ideally suited for the rail industry. The product range covers a wide selection of handsets, microphones and speakers. Handset with LCD display, keypad and push-to-talk button is one of the highlights in pei tel range of products suited for the rail industry. It comes with integrated microcontroller, dynamic ear capsule and electret microphone capsule suitable for analog and digital radio systems. The housing is flame resistant and the display is graphics capable with backlight. Customized versions are available on request. pei tel’s IP67 waterproof hand held rugged chromed housing omnidirectional microphone is ideal for use in trains by the conductors. The microphone comes with a durable spiral cable and with three buttons as a standard with protection against unintentional button presses with long life switching contacts. pei tel’s dynamic gooseneck microphone with rugged housing offers a durable solution for rail applications. The same as with the handheld microphone, this gooseneck microphone comes with protection against unintentional button presses with long life switching contacts. It provides unidirectional noise cancelling and can be supplied with various gooseneck lengths. Special colour and symbol buttons are also available. Offering IP65 protection class and high sound output, pei tel’s 8 and 16 ohm compact horn loudspeaker offer a robust option for rail platforms. Supplied with rugged salt fog resistant black or red flame resistant plastic housing making it suited also for harsh environments. [gallery ids="21371,21857,21856"]

Cable Glands for Rail Applications

Hummel is a renowned German manufacturer of connection technology and their product range consists of wide range of cable glands and circular connectors. Hummel’s IP68/IP69k polyamide V0 HSK-K cable glands are a prime example of products well suited for rail industry applications and in use in the global rail sector already. They comply with the highest quality and safety demands and come in range of sizes. Standard colour options include black, grey and blue, but other options are available on request. Standard sealing material is Buna-N, although other sealing materials are also available. Operating temperature range of -40 Celsius to +100 Celsius degrees. A variety of approval certifications come as standard with this gland series. [gallery ids="21368"]

M12 Connectors Suited for Rail Projects

Provertha’s range of M12, Field Bus and D-Sub connectors and hoods is a range designed to meet the demands of rail project applications, such as audio visual communication, passenger information displays, video surveillance, ticket machines and passenger entertainment. M12 crimp cable connectors for secure railway and transportation applications are key area of Provertha’s product range. The M12 range offers straight and right angle male and female connectors, bulkhead and panel mount types, versions without cable shield termination as well as panel mount connectors with WireClip assembly for economic and safe solder process. One of the highlights of Provertha’s range is M12 X-Code field assembly crimp cable connectors for secure 10Gbit Hi-Speed Ethernet providing safe signal transmission due to machined crimp gold contacts and enabling the use of highly flexible cables. Secure cable shield termination is achieved under any condition due to crimp flange system. It enables safe cable shield transfer to device connector without interruption on vibration or shock due to torsion proof cable strain relief, crimp insert and hexagonal crimp of the crimp sleeve. Provertha also offers M12 D- and X-coded 90 degree IP67 rated connectors which fulfil the requirements for reliable Ethernet connection and interference-proof data transmission in railway technology in situations with low installation depth. [gallery ids="21537,21536,21535"]

RF and Datavoice Components for Rail Applications

Telegärtner’s RF connectors offer a wide selection of standard products usable for applications in the transportation of goods and people as well as position finding. Small sized RF connectors are ideal for limited space environments, and Telegärtner’s range covers multitude of connector types (QLS, SMA, R-SMA, SMB/SMC/SMS, SMP, MCX, MMCX and SSMB) and offers easy-to-install miniature connectors for flexible, semi-flex and semi-rigid cables. A wide selection of medium and large sized RF connectors are also available; BNC, R-BNC, TNC, R-TNC, Mini-UHF, 1.6-5.6, pH, F, FME, 7-16, N, 4.3-10 and UHF. These connectors are mechanically stable and can be plugged and unplugged easily. They can be used for device-external indoor connections for signal, data and video transmission. With good return loss values, which are needed for transmitting medium and high powers at high frequencies, they are well suited for example for signal or data transmission in mobile radio communication. High transmission rates are a must for cabling components in industrial environments even with the exposure to dust, moisture, chemicals or extreme temperatures. Telegärtner’s datavoice industry cabling components ensure reliable connections in these harsher environments. Telegärtner’s MFP8 Cat.6A field assembly RJ45 plug enables efficient on site assembly for all networks without the need for any special tools and offers unprecedented flexibility and saves time and money on installation, repairs and maintenance. [gallery ids="21385,21381,21382"]" ["post_title"]=> string(15) "Telegärtner UK" ["post_excerpt"]=> string(0) "" ["post_status"]=> string(7) "publish" ["comment_status"]=> string(6) "closed" ["ping_status"]=> string(6) "closed" ["post_password"]=> string(0) "" ["post_name"]=> string(14) "telegartner-uk" ["to_ping"]=> string(0) "" ["pinged"]=> string(0) "" ["post_modified"]=> string(19) "2019-10-25 15:48:38" ["post_modified_gmt"]=> string(19) "2019-10-25 14:48:38" ["post_content_filtered"]=> string(0) "" ["post_parent"]=> int(0) ["guid"]=> string(60) "" ["menu_order"]=> int(23) ["post_type"]=> string(9) "suppliers" ["post_mime_type"]=> string(0) "" ["comment_count"]=> string(1) "0" ["filter"]=> string(3) "raw" }