Fischer Connectors Is in the Race with MOD 70
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Fischer Connectors Inc.
1735 Founders Pkwy., Suite 100
Alpharetta, GA, 30004
Press release date: October 10, 2011
Stève Ravussin chose Fischer Connectors as the official supplier of connectors and cabling solutions for the Multi One Championship (MOD70).
Quality, performance, reliability, resistance, speed, efficiency and reaction are the attributes of great champions. They are also the characteristics of the range of connectors and cabling solutions designed by the Swiss manufacturer, Fischer Connectors, official supplier of Multi One Championship (MOD 70).
Leader in design, manufacture and distribution of circular push-pull connectors and high-precision cabling solutions, Fischer Connectors has an in-depth global experience of cabling solutions for harsh environments. The company supplies solutions that respond to the specific needs of numerous demanding applications including ocean racing conditions.
After several successful experiences with well-known skippers such as Ellen MacArthur and Stève Ravussin, Fischer Connectors is once again in the race. Stève Ravussin, industrial director of the MOD 70 project and skipper of MOD 1 Race for Water, explains that he has certainly chosen "Swiss quality", but above all "a partnership that can respond to the needs of an industrial project that requires state of the art manufacturing procedures and a complete quality control system, essential with respect to the monotype requirements".
The large range of connectors and cabling solutions provided by Fischer Connectors is perfectly adapted to the needs of electronic marine equipment in particular in racing conditions: easy to connect and reliable, they add to the performance and reliability of navigation systems, central processors (wave technology processors), GPS, CPU, wind angle indicators, speed, rudder angle, etc...
The Krys Match Race, leading sport event that brings together the 3 first of a series of 12 MOD 70 boats from the 6th to the 9th October at La Trinité sur Mer will be the occasion to observe the performance and benefits that the skippers and the teams have seen from their technical choice.
Fischer Connectors will meet with maritime and ocean racing professionals at its attendance in International Exhibitions for the marine industry:
- METS in Amsterdam from 15th to the 17th November 2011 - (stand 03.426)
- NAUTIC in Paris* from 2nd to 11th December - Hall 2.1 (stand A 14)
* In the presence of Stève Ravussin, technical director of Multi One Design and skipper of Race For Water, Franck David, director and co-founder of Multi One Design and Dominique Glauser, CEO of Fischer Connectors S.A., on the professional's day, 2nd December 2011 at Nautic in Paris, Fischer Connectors will present the solutions applied for the MOD 70 as well as the full range of its products to both professionals and to the press.
For more than 50 years, Fischer Connectors has been designing, manufacturing and distributing high performance connectors and cable assembly solutions. Known for their reliability, precision, and resistance to demanding environments, its products are commonly used in high-end electronic equipment such as defense and security systems, scientific or instrumentation devices, medical or broadcast apparatus. Primary design and manufacturing facilities are located in Switzerland, with subsidiaries and distributors located worldwide. For more information, log on to www.fischerconnectors.com