Schützinger quick release terminals now available from JPR Electronics
Feb11

Schützinger quick release terminals now available from JPR Electronics

Specialist distributors JPR Electronics offers a wide range of quick-release terminals manufactured by market leading connector manufacturer Schützinger. Since the launch of their first quick-release terminal an entire product family has emerged and successfully established itself in the market. Quick-release terminals provide the ideal connection in any situation where a safe and rapid connection must be created quickly...

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TE Connectivity and Yamaichi Electronics to produce and promote new M12 push-pull connectors
Feb11

TE Connectivity and Yamaichi Electronics to produce and promote new M12 push-pull connectors

TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, is teaming up with Yamaichi Electronics (Yamaichi) to produce and promote a new design of push-pull M12 circular metric connector with an inner locking design for various industrial applications. The two companies are cooperating to campaign for the design to be included in a new IEC standard for M12 connectors with push-pull locking. “Yamaichi produces high-performance...

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Heilind introduces BradyPrinter i5100 Industrial Label Printer
Feb07

Heilind introduces BradyPrinter i5100 Industrial Label Printer

Heilind Electronics, a leading global distributor of electronic components and authorized distributor for Brady, has added the BradyPrinter i5100 Industrial Label Printer to its line of Brady identification products. Designed for organizations with routine high-mix printing requirements, the i5100 utilizes Brady Workstation and LabelMark™ label creation software to produce up to 5,000 labels a day. This high-volume printing is...

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Trelleborg supplies cable protection to Scottish offshore wind farm
Feb06

Trelleborg supplies cable protection to Scottish offshore wind farm

Building on its impressive track record supplying cable protection to offshore wind projects, Trelleborg’s applied technologies operation delivered a range of high-performance cable protection solutions for the Kincardine Offshore Windfarm and the 2MW turbine that started producing power in October 2018. Installed in quarter three of 2018, Trelleborg manufactured and delivered Distributed Buoyancy Modules (DBM), bend...

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LEMO’s HALO LED connector now in available in 3 different designs
Feb05

LEMO’s HALO LED connector now in available in 3 different designs

LEMO connectors enhances its range of Halo connectors with additional product sizes and models. Initially launched in the B series, this product is now also available in the T series, a watertight IP68 connector. This new product range, configurable through the embedded electronics, features a wide range of colours with a RGB indicator arranged in a ring around the connector. The 3 different designs are called LEG, LMG (with a standby...

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Cimteq’s CEO to join Interwire’19 Operations Innovation Panel
Feb01

Cimteq’s CEO to join Interwire’19 Operations Innovation Panel

Ali Shehab, CEO, Cimteq, will be joining a prestigious line-up of speakers within the cable industry’s most influential companies at Interwire 2019, May 13-16 2019, at The Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, Georgia. Amongst the speakers is, Andy Talbot, Vice-President, Mid-South Wire, Dave Hawker, Vice President, Nexans, Richard Wagner, Vice President, Insteel Wire Products and Tom Heberling, Senior Vice President, Southwire....

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TE Connectivity introduces M8M12 cable assemblies for sensors and actuators used in harsh environments
Jan30

TE Connectivity introduces M8M12 cable assemblies for sensors and actuators used in harsh environments

TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, now offers M8M12 cable assemblies for applications such as sensors, robotics and production equipment, where extreme temperatures and harsh environments are likely to be encountered. They are also ideal for non-industrial applications where compact and reliable connections are required. They can be installed quickly, helping to reduce unnecessary downtime and...

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HUBER+SUHNER to present latest developments for next-generation data center connectivity at Cisco Live 2019
Jan28

HUBER+SUHNER to present latest developments for next-generation data center connectivity at Cisco Live 2019

As connected devices are set to increase exponentially in the near future, operators must deploy future-proof fiber management systems and technologies to keep up with connectivity and bandwidth demands. Data centers need to deploy more fiber, manage fiber more efficiently and make more connections in limited spaces. A modular approach to fiber management High packing density, modularity and a clear physical demarcation point are the...

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HUBER+SUHNER grows strongly
Jan24

HUBER+SUHNER grows strongly

In the 2018 financial year, HUBER+SUHNER increased net sales by 14.3 % year-on-year to CHF 885 million. Organically, i.e. adjusted for portfolio, currency and copper effects, growth was at a high 13.6 %. Compared to the previous year, order intake grew by 10.8 % to CHF 915 million.  The increase in both order intake and net sales was supported by a positive development in all three main markets – communication, transportation,...

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TE Connectivity extends M12 portfolio with the L-code PCB/panel-mount power connector
Jan24

TE Connectivity extends M12 portfolio with the L-code PCB/panel-mount power connector

TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, has extended its portfolio of M12 connectors to include L-code PCB/panel types that offer a compact high-power solution for automation devices. “Our new connectors take up 40 percent less space than Mini 7/8 connectors traditionally used for high power connections, allowing for more freedom and flexibility when designing machines and systems,” says Ruud van...

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Cliff extend range of gold-plated terminal posts for audio and power connections
Jan21

Cliff extend range of gold-plated terminal posts for audio and power connections

Designed and manufactured in the UK Up to 60A rated Custom designs available CLIFF™ Electronics, designs and manufactures an extensive range of touch-proof Terminal Binding Posts in their UK factory. Applications include professional and consumer audio, test and measurement, power supplies, industrial and agricultural vehicle equipment, instrumentation and medical systems. Responding to a growing demand from high-end audio and...

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EMC spring loaded shield brackets SKZ with integrated strain relief
Jan18

EMC spring loaded shield brackets SKZ with integrated strain relief

The versatile range of EMC shield clamps from icotek, for the safe dissipation of high-frequency interference, is extended by the SKZ shield clamp. The new SKZ offers an additional integrated strain relief. The strain relief is generally carried out via the cable outer sheath and thus protects the cable shield, as it is not mechanically designed for tensile forces. Strain relief via the cable shield can cause damage, even to the...

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Belden highlights portfolio of current AV products
Jan17

Belden highlights portfolio of current AV products

Belden Inc., a global leader in signal transmission solutions for mission-critical applications, will be showcasing its extensive range of well-established Belden AV products at Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) 2019 in Amsterdam from 5 to 8 February. Highlights will include a number of innovative technologies and solutions to support digital buildings. Belden AV products have a strong reputation for delivering signal transmission...

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igus ice-chain keeps equipment moving in freezing temperatures
Jan15

igus ice-chain keeps equipment moving in freezing temperatures

In order to prevent cable management systems seizing up during wintery conditions, igus has developed a new energy chain, called ice-chain. With injection-moulded raised contact points, the chance of freezing to the running surface is significantly reduced along with theassociated cost of downtime and maintenance. Inclined lifts are used in a variety of places to carry people or goods over mountainous terrains....

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TE Connectivity adds to M12 range with connectors for PCBs and panels
Jan10

TE Connectivity adds to M12 range with connectors for PCBs and panels

TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, is extending its M12 connector portfolio. The latest connectors, with eight and twelve pin positions for direct mounting onto PCBs and panels, complement field-installable connectors and cable assembly solutions. The new connectors, which are UL certified and have an IP67 rating (indicating that they are dust-tight and water-proof down to a depth of at least one...

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TE Connectivity introduces SOLARLOK PV Edge junction box to improve installation and efficiency of glass-to-glass photovoltaic panels
Jan09

TE Connectivity introduces SOLARLOK PV Edge junction box to improve installation and efficiency of glass-to-glass photovoltaic panels

TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, announces the new SOLARLOK PV Edge decentralized junction box that can be attached to glass-to-glass photovoltaic panels without drilling holes. The new junction box aims to reduce installation costs, raise energy outputs from the panels and improve reliability. Glass-to-glass photovoltaic cells continue to increase in efficiency, fall in price, and grow in popularity....

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Sterlite Tech establishes Specialty Products Experience Lab for structured cabling solutions
Dec31

Sterlite Tech establishes Specialty Products Experience Lab for structured cabling solutions

Sterlite Tech, a global data network solutions company, has established a Specialty Products Experience Lab (SPEL) in Silvassa, India, to focus on end-to-end connectivity architecture solutions for global telcos, ISPs, cloud companies and data centres. The new SPEL lab is the latest addition to Sterlite Tech’s other innovation and research centres. The Company is home to India’s only Centre of Excellence for photonics and glass...

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New pluggable terminal blocks from TE Connectivity offer greater flexibility and installation efficiency
Dec10

New pluggable terminal blocks from TE Connectivity offer greater flexibility and installation efficiency

TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, has launched the new SNK pluggable terminal blocks series, which helps industrial equipment manufacturers reduce installation efforts and optimize inventory levels. Mounting and testing time is reduced by connecting subassemblies with pluggable terminal blocks and harnesses. The pluggable terminal blocks enable customized on-site configuration and eliminate the need to...

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Roxtec UK reports record year as turnover grows above £6million
Dec10

Roxtec UK reports record year as turnover grows above £6million

Manchester-based safety seal manufacturer Roxtec UK is reporting a record financial year with turnover surpassing £6million for the first time. Following three successive years of stable turnover running at £4.8million UK sales rose by 26pc in the 2017/18 financial year hitting £6.1million. Roxtec UK is the British subsidiary of the £173million turnover Swedish headquartered Roxtec Group. Roxtec UK managing director Clive Sharp, who...

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TPC Wire & Cable Corp. acquires Canadian-based specialty supplier Milrail, Inc.
Dec07

TPC Wire & Cable Corp. acquires Canadian-based specialty supplier Milrail, Inc.

TPC Wire & Cable Corp. (TPC) has announced that it has completed the acquisition of Milrail, Inc. located in Point-Claire, Quebec to strengthen its position as a high-performance supplier of wire and cable solutions. Milrail is a North American specialty supplier of wire, cable, interconnect devices and grounding systems to the Rail, Transit and Military markets. In making the announcement, TPC President & CEO Jeff Crane...

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TE Connectivity expands AMPMODU connector system portfolio for automation and control
Dec03

TE Connectivity expands AMPMODU connector system portfolio for automation and control

TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, continues to expand its AMPMODU system, the signal standard that provides design flexibility and high reliability in automation and control applications. The AMPMODU system includes board-to-board (BtB), wire-to-board (WtB) and wire-to-wire (WtW) connectors. The large variety of small, high-quality components make this interconnect system highly suitable for a wide...

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Ellis gets to grips with product lifespan
Nov30

Ellis gets to grips with product lifespan

Cable cleat innovator, Ellis has once again demonstrated why it is the global market leader by investing £15k in new in-house testing technology that it says removes a major barrier to entry into a number of new industries. The North Yorkshire manufacturer, which exports to over 40 countries, has purchased a QUV accelerated weathering tester machine that enables it to accurately predict the lifespan of all of its products; meaning...

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New M25 cable gland in hygienic design by icotek
Nov30

New M25 cable gland in hygienic design by icotek

The round-type KEL-DPZ entry plates have an integrated metric thread from M25 to M63. icotek expands its range with the metric standard size M25. The new size M25 allows easy and fast cable entry. Cables of 4 x Ø 3.2 – 5.2 mm or 1 x Ø 3.2 – 6.5 mm and 2 x Ø 3.2 – 5.2 mm can be made. Cables or pneumatic hoses without plugs are quickly and safely routed into control cabinets, panels or machines and be sealed with...

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TE Connectivity demonstrated versatility of Intercontec connectors at SPS IPC Drives 2018
Nov29

TE Connectivity demonstrated versatility of Intercontec connectors at SPS IPC Drives 2018

TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, demonstrated how easy it is to connect power, signal and data cables with its Intercontec connectors at SPS IPC Drives 2018 in Nuremberg between November 27-29. Because these plug-and-play connectors are based on a modular architecture, they can be used in a wide variety of combinations. “This product series gives our customers a whole range of innovative motor...

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Latest infrastructure solutions for tomorrow’s industry at SPS IPC Drives 2018
Nov26

Latest infrastructure solutions for tomorrow’s industry at SPS IPC Drives 2018

Alongside a full range of solutions for smart applications, the company will also debut its SENCITY® Omni-S MIMO antenna Leading international manufacturer of components and system solutions for optical and electrical connectivity, HUBER+SUHNER, will be presenting its latest infrastructure innovations for digital transformation at SPS IPC Drives, 27-29 November, Nuremberg. Under the motto “today, tomorrow, connect”, HUBER+SUHNER will...

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Leoni makes savings in production possible for first time thanks to intelligent cables for robots and drag chains
Nov26

Leoni makes savings in production possible for first time thanks to intelligent cables for robots and drag chains

Leoni, a global provider of energy and data management solutions in the automotive sector and other industries, will present intelligent solutions for robot dresspacks and drag chains for the first time at the SPS IPC Drives trade fair from 27 to 29 November in Hall 2, Booth 230. They make it possible to avoid unplanned plant downtime and thereby to reduce maintenance costs, thus making the production more efficient. Dresspack systems...

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At SPS IPC Drives 2018, TE Connectivity shows how NFC chip integration in cable connectors can power Industry 4.0
Nov27

At SPS IPC Drives 2018, TE Connectivity shows how NFC chip integration in cable connectors can power Industry 4.0

TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, will demonstrate the power of near field communications (NFC) technology in industrial connector applications at SPS IPC Drives 2018 in Nuremberg Nov. 27-29. NFC chips embedded in connectors on display on TE Booth 440 in Hall 10.0 will show visitors how to pick up important information from the connectors on smartphones (if it is NFC enabled) to on dedicated web pages....

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Ready-to-connect readychain from igus reduces assembly times of machining centres
Nov21

Ready-to-connect readychain from igus reduces assembly times of machining centres

Taiwanese tool manufacturer Hartford uses fully-assembled energy chain systems from igus in its robotic machining centres. This cuts out many process steps for the manufacturer, reducing assembly time from several weeks to just half a day. Another benefit for Hartford is that when it orders readychain from igus, it is from a single source and delivered onsite fully tested. In hardly any other industry are throughput times as important...

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TE Connectivity launches new ENTRELEC DBL distribution block range
Nov19

TE Connectivity launches new ENTRELEC DBL distribution block range

TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, introduces the DBL distribution blocks with an exclusive compact and modular design allowing easy installation combined with a great flexibility of use. The newly launched DBL distribution blocks improve installation efficiency and provide three configurations in one single product: Single pole splitter: split of power main circuit input into several outputs Multiple...

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Siemon introduces TERA Category 8.2 copper cabling system
Nov19

Siemon introduces TERA Category 8.2 copper cabling system

Siemon, a leading global network infrastructure specialist, has announced the launch of its end-to-end TERA® Category 8.2 copper cabling system, delivering transmission performance up to 2 GHz to support emerging high-speed 25 and 40 Gigabit (25/40GBASE-T) applications in data centre switch-to-server applications. Siemon’s TERA Category 8.2 system includes cable, patch cords, connectors and pre-terminated cable assemblies. The system...

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