Electrical Wire & Cable & Connectors

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Managed Ethernet Switches offer 40 Gb backplane speed.

July 29, 2016

Supporting 12~48 Vdc power input, 20-port LNX-2012GN-SFP Series is designed with eight 10/100/1000Tx Fast Ethernet RJ45 ports and twelve 100/1000 dual rate SFP slots for fiber. High-density managed switches provide ring network redundancy function with STP/RSTP/MSTP and Super Ring redundancy protocol which supports <30 ms network recovery time. Operating from -10 to 70°C or -40 to 75°C, fanless DIN-rail and wall mountable switches fulfill applications in harsh or outdoor environments. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Low-Profile Single 2-Piece Contacts feature locking plug.

July 27, 2016

Intended for linear LED lighting and other commercial and industrial coplanar and extended card applications, 70-9159 Series STRIPT™ insulator-less, single 2-piece contacts with locking plug have 1.2 mm profile. Positive latching mechanism replaces thermal adhesives, hand soldering, and light-blocking connectors. Based on 9159 Series gold-plated BeCu spring contact system, SMT contacts work with existing 70-9159 Series sockets and are rated for 300 V, 5 A, 5-cycle durability, and -40 to +125°C. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

USB Type-C Connectors support high-speed data delivery.

July 27, 2016

Designed for mobile and smart devices, USB Type-C Connectors deliver speeds up to 10 Gbps for data transfer, audio and video connectivity, supporting HDMI, DisplayPort, and VGA. Units also support USB Power Delivery standards of charging capability, with rapid charging up to 100 W. Range includes both horizontal and vertical USB type C receptacles. Available in hybrid of thru hole and SMT, horizontal receptacles allow optimized co-planarity and inspection after processing. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Mounting & Attaching Products

Machined Brass MCX Interconnects come in multiple configurations.

July 27, 2016

Straight, right-angle, or edge-mount PCB jacks offer surface or through-hole mounting options. Cable plugs 919-382J-51P, 919-383J-51A, 919-384-51P, and 919-385J-51S, designed for RG-178 (RG-196) and RG-174 (RG-188, RG-316) type cables, come in straight and right-angle versions. Performing at up to 6 GHz with VSWR of 1.10 (max) at 2.5 GHz for right-angle configurations, 50 Ω MCX connectors 919-386P-51S, 919-387P-51A, 919-388P-51S, and 919-389P-51A have slide-on coupling mechanism interface. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

RF Tuner XMC Module enhances SATCOM, communications applications.

July 27, 2016

Designed for direct connection, Onyx® Model 71791 consists of L-Band RF tuner with two 500 MHz A/Ds based on high-density Xilinx Virtex-7 FPGA. Front panel SSMC connector accepts signals from 925–2175 MHz, and RF tuner with programmable LNA converts L-Band signals to IF or baseband using broadband I/Q analog downconverter followed by 123 MHz low pass anti-aliasing filters. Able to capture full 123 MHz bandwidth, XMC FPGA module comes with 4 GB of 1,600 MHz DDR3 memory and Gen 3 PCIe interface. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Recessed Poke-Through Floor Box maximizes cabling capacity.

July 27, 2016

Providing recessed, 3-gang service in 6 in. holes, Steel City® RPT6 supports power and communications wiring in single-core drill locations at second floor and above in commercial buildings. Center compartment will accept GFCI outlets as well as 20 A and 30 A twist-lock devices. Featuring 4 plates, configurable compartment bottom junction box enables contractor to run varying sizes of conduit through 1 ¼, 1 ½, or 2 in. knockouts. Solid brass, brushed aluminum, and black covers are available. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

SDR Receivers support analog audio and digital I&Q outputs.

July 26, 2016

Offered in 8.75 x 6.50 x 2.02 in. module or 1U, 19 in. rack version, MtRF-2100 Series includes 6 models that cover 100 kHz to 550 MHz range. These complete, stand-alone, black box receivers, which use 16-bit, 130 MHz ADC and Altera Cyclone III FPGA to achieve optimal sensitivity and dynamic range, do not require supporting PC. Supporting communication via RS-232 serial, USB, and Ethernet ports, SDRs suit leave-behind SIGINT and spectrum monitoring applications.
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Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

2.4 GHz-band Wireless Communication Module Certified ISA100 Wireless Compliant Murata's Solution Enables Implementation of High Reliability Industry Automation Designs

July 25, 2016

Murata’s solution enables implementation of high reliability industry automation designs Smyrna, GA – Murata Americas today announced that its 2.4 GHz-band wireless communication module, LBBA0ZZ1EU, has been certified as ISA100 Wireless™ compliant.  The International Society of Automation (ISA) Standards Committee developed the ISA100 Wireless™ standard to reflect industrial market... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Flexible Electrical Conduit features liquid-tight design.

July 25, 2016

Featuring flexible inner core made from spiral-wound strip of heavy-gauge, hot-dipped galvanized steel, Type LA Conduit offers protection against wet, oily conditions, while Type ATLA is designed specifically for extreme hot or cold environments. Type SLA, featuring shielded design, is suitable for hazardous locations and wiring applications that require protection of sensitive electronic circuits. Non-metallic Type NM contains spiral of rigid PVC reinforcement embedded within PVC wall. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

EcoStrip 9380 - Welcome to the Future of Entry Level Cut & Strip

July 21, 2016

At the 2015 productronica trade fair, Schleuniger debuted the new EcoStrip 9380, the company’s latest innovation in its cut and strip product family. This capable, entry level machine for professional demands once again confirms Schleuniger’s number one position in this market segment. "You don’t need to wear a dinner suit every day," Schleuniger’s Head of Marketing, Martin Engel,... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

M12 Circular Receptcles feature front lock nut.

July 19, 2016

Available in multiple pole configurations ranging from 2–12 poles, Front Mount M12 Circular Receptacles are designed for thread mount applications that need specific keyway orientations due to space constraints. Units allow keyway to be freely rotated to any orientation required by adjusting connector and front lock nut. Offered in both PG9 and M16 mounting thread options, UL listed receptacles are rated IP67 for reliable connectivity in harsh environments. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Modbus TCP to RTU Gateway offers 2,500 Vdc isolation.

July 18, 2016

Providing 1 PoE port and 3 RS-485 ports, Model tGW-735i allows Modbus TCP host to communicate with up to 3 serial Modbus RTU/ASCII devices through Ethernet network. Gateway is equipped with 32-bit MCU, built-in web server, and support for DHCP client function. It can be used to create pair-connection application, and can then route data over TCP/IP between 2 serial Modbus RTU/ASCII devices. Included in firmware v1.4.1, read-cache function stores previous requests and responses in memory buffer. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Cable Assemblies withstand harsh conditions.

July 18, 2016

Providing secure operator-independent connection, Brad® Ultra-Lock® M12 Cable Assemblies have Ultra-Lock® connectors with radial seal and mechanical-locking design that locks with quick push-pull motion. Assemblies feature PVC jackets, 22 AWG conductors, and IP69K rating when mated. Brad® Nano-Change® M8 Cable Assemblies, utilizing anti-vibration feature to prevent loosening, have PVC jackets, dynamic -20 to +105°C operating temperature, and IP68 rating when mated. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Machinery & Machining Tools, Robotics, Services, Vision Systems

LEONI Brings Together Automation Technology, German Brew at Oktoberfest Networking Event

July 15, 2016

LEONI Engineering Products Services, Inc. (Lake Orion, Mich.), with global headquarters in Nuremberg, Germany, will celebrate the company’s heritage, its focus on automation technology, and German beer-making during an Oktoberfest-styled event on September 29, 2016. LAKE ORION, MI – LEONI Engineering Products & Services, Inc. (LEONI EPS), part of Nuremberg-based LEONI AG and one of North... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Ethernet Communication Module increases interface panel abilities.

July 15, 2016

Designed for all EA3-series C-more Micro operator interface panels, EA-ECOM communication expansion module adds Ethernet (RJ45) port for programming and PLC communications at 10/100 Mbps. Module attaches to rear of panel and does not require any external power. When attached, this solution accelerates project download and firmware update speeds. Functionality also supports multiple connections to multiple PLCs and protocols; C-more Micro programming software and firmware v4.0 are required. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Non-Industrial Products

Hughes Completes Operational Demonstrations of Military Portable Terminal

July 14, 2016

Rugged, Compact HM300 Successfully Tested over XEBRA Service GERMANTOWN, Md. - Hughes Network Systems, LLC (HUGHES), the global leader in broadband satellite solutions and services, today announced that its Defense and Intelligence Systems Division (DISD) has completed successful operational demonstrations of its HM300 portable terminal. Designed for military applications, the HM300 provides... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Cable Plugs deliver application flexibility.

July 14, 2016

Building on flexibility of PSMP board-to-board designs, 4 PSMP cable connectors are available that are designed for 0.141 and 0.86 in. dia, semi-rigid and conformable cables. Design suits high-power applications up to 200 W at frequencies of 2.2 GHz. Mating style is similar to SMP interface, while gold-plated female center contacts and beryllium copper outer contacts plated in white bronze ensure secure mechanical fit and optimize electrical performance. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Passive Audio Component extends signal reach over UTP cable.

July 13, 2016

Once implemented, Single Channel InstaSnake allows sending of audio signals over Cat5, 5e, 6 or 6a data cables. This passive component, which measures 2.75 x 1.45 x 1.60 in., specifically enables bi-directional mic level, line level, analog or digital audio signals over UTP cable up to 1900 ft. Along with flat frequency response, low THD and residual noise, as well as phantom power support, features include rugged construction and Neutrik connectors. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Improved Molex Pigtail Assemblies with Overmold Strain Relief

July 12, 2016

Original equipment manufacturers (OEM’s) tend to outsource and purchase Molex pigtail assemblies to use as sub-assemblies for box builds, industrial equipment, medical applications and printed circuit board assemblies to name a few. Molex style of power and signal connectors are functional, cost effective and make excellent candidates for injection molding especially when combined with an... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

PCI Express Adapter provides 2 configurable serial ports.

July 12, 2016

Featuring ultra-high-speed UART, flexible clock prescalar, and 256 byte Tx/Rx FIFOs, Model 7205ec supports asynchronous data rates exceeding 1 Mbps. Two serial ports are configurable for RS-232, RS-422, or RS-485 interface. Electrical interface, echo suppression, and line termination are set via on-board DIP switches. With software-selectable Slew Rate Limiting feature, Windows driver minimizes EMI when serial ports operate at baud rates below 250 Kbps. Read More