The cables and connectors are sorted in the following according to the type of connection, e.g., “Power Supply“, “Ethernet Connection“ and the hardware modules which are connected to a cable.
The cable name is structured in the following way:
- Function of the cable, e.g., ”Ethernet PC Connection Cable“, ”FlexRay Interface Cable“
- Type of plugs, e.g. “Lemo”, “DSUB”
- Number and type of pins in brackets, i.e. mc (male connector), fc (female connector), c (open wire)
- Cable length, e.g. 2 m = 2 meters, 1m5 = 1.5 meters