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Press Release 20 March 2024

Industry-standard DisplayPort further increases feedthrough connecter range

Metal and plastic versions.

Front and rear mounting options.

From CLIFF Electronics.



CLIFF Electronics, announces the addition of a full-size DisplayPort connector to its market-leading range of feedthrough connectors. The new connector joins the existing mini DisplayPort version and both may be assembled into an industry-standard, 24mm diameter, XLR-format panel cut-out.

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The feedthrough connector series from CLIFF offers a wide range of connector types which may be assembled in a panel using the same cut-out, simplifying system design and assembly.


A key benefit of the CLIFF feedthrough connector range is the use of standard cables for the internal connection of electronic systems as well as the external connection to signal sources. CLIFF can provide suitable DisplayPort cables in lengths of one and two metres.meters. The new DisplayPort connector is available with a plastic, nickle-plated metal or black metal face plate, may be front or rear mounted to a panel and offers plain, countersunk or M3 threaded mounting holes.


DisplayPort (DP) and mini DisplayPort (MiniDP or mDP) connectors are a widely used audio-visual, digital interface. DisplayPort can drive display devices with resolutions up to 2560 × 1600 (WQXGA) in its 1.1a implementation, and 4096 × 2160 (4K) in its 1.2 implementation. With an adapter, the mini DisplayPort can drive display devices with VGA, DVI, or HDMI interfaces.


a one-stop-shop for system designers...


Nick Leppard, Technical Sales Manager of CLIFF Electronics, says, “Our feedthrough connector range has been highly successful and it is under constant development. We offer a wide range of connectivity to audio-visual, pro-audio and broadcast OEMs and systems integrators. Our new DisplayPort connector adds to our range and comes a step closer to making us a one-stop-shop for system designers. We can also supply our feedthrough connectors pre-assembled into rack panels offering systems integrators fast and convenient system assembly.”.


CLIFF’s XLR-format feedthrough connectors take advantage of the standard 24 mm panel cut-out widely used in audio and broadcast systems and which is finding increasing popularity instrumentation, medical and industrial applications due to the format’s flexibility, security and reliability. 19 rack panels pre-assembled with feedthrough connectors are available to order from CLIFF Electronics.


CLIFF’s feedthrough connectors now provide analogue, digital and optical connectivity in formats including DisplayPort, Firewire, HDMI, BNC (50 and 75 ohm), USB2 A-to-B and B-to-A gender-change sockets, high-speed USB type C, USB3 to USB3 in all gender changing configurations. Also available are popular data and ethernet connectors including LC and SC fibre, fiber, (Duplex, Simplex APC, MM, OM3, ST and US Conec MTP® brand MPO type fibre-optic fiber-optic), UTP and FTP RJ45s in both Cat6 and Cat5e (shielded and unshielded), TOSLINK, RCA phono, dust caps and blanking plates.


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CLIFF’s feedthrough connectors are available direct or from major, international distributors.



Quality has always been of prime importance.



CLIFF feedthrough connectors and accessories


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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.


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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




PR133  20 March 2024 |