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Press Release 22 July 2021

Right-Angle Metal XLR Plugs

Rugged space saving connectors for audio, broadcast and instrumentation.

From CLIFF Electronics.



Cliff Electronics right angle XLR connectors


CLIFF Electronics, leaders in the design, development and manufacture of connectivity solutions can supply rugged, space-saving and versatile, right-angle, metal XLR plugs.


Audio and broadcast applications include microphones, amplifiers, mixing desks, sound cards and active or monitor speakers. Further uses include digital SLR cameras, home AV systems, industrial and test / measurement products.


Female and male versions are available with 3, 4, 5 or 7 pins, flexible cable entry and a screw down cable restraint. Reliability is assured with

  • >=2000 mating / unmating cycles,
  • low contact resistance <= 5 ,
  • high insulation resistance >= 5000 and
  • withstand voltage of 1400 V.


John Hall, managing director of CLIFF Electronics. comments,

“XLR connectors have a wide variety of uses in professional and industrial applications. The right-angle construction meets the increasing pressure from systems integrators to reduce enclosure sizes without sacrificing reliability or flexibility. As a UK manufacturer we We have the flexibility to respond to global demand direct to OEMs and through our distribution network.”


Reduce enclosure sizes without sacrificing reliability.


7 pole metal female right-angle plug

The complete range of Cliff XLR-audio and XLR-format connectors are in full production and available direct or via major international distributors.



Quality has always been of prime importance.



CLIFF XLR audio connectors


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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 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, aluminium aluminum 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.


For more information, please contact us.


CLIFF Electronics logo with PCB background

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

Cliff Electronic Components Ltd.
10580 N McCarran Blvd,
Suite 115-587,
NV 89503


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

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




PR094  22 July 2021 |