Electrical Wire & Cable & Connectors

Electronic Components & Devices, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Circular Connector features push-pull interlocking.

May 22, 2015

Intended for back wall mounting in combination with circuit board contacts, Y-Circ® P series WD socket has anti-rotation protection and solid back stop. Product can optionally be equipped with sealing ring to permit anti-rotation protection for round holes without flat section. Available in 3 different sizes (09, 12, and 15), socket can be combined with existing pin assignments and contact types. Profile helps conserve space in device interiors. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Plastic Bipolar Plate targets battery industry.

May 21, 2015

Corrosion-resistant and leak-free, Conductive Plastic Bipolar Plate will be developed into lightweight, moldable battery. Plate is made using molding process, enabling creation of assembly interfaces that are suitable for multiple sealing solutions which vary from sonic/vibe welding to integrated seals compatible with battery environments. Polymer-based structure allows ease of handling and assembly as well as resistance to stresses in battery environment. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Continuous Flex Cables feature zero-halogen construction.

May 21, 2015

Constructed with mPPE insulation and polyurethane jacket, EcoFlex® PUR Cables offer 600 V performance. PUR jacket resists oil,  UV, and abrasion and remains flexible at temperatures down to -40°C. Insulation contributes to size and weight savings, and enables cables to meet RoHS and REACH requirements. Available in over 120 shielded and unshielded configurations and up to 36 conductors, EcoFlex PUR cables are suited for industrial machinery, mining equipment, and outdoor applications. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Mounting & Attaching Products, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Thermoplastic Connectors combine strength, solvent resistance.

May 20, 2015

Constructed of Kynar® (PVDF) engineering thermoplastic, Kynar (PVDF) Connectors (No. 11390–11404) serve applications requiring purity, strength, and resistance to solvents. Configurations include female luer lock to barb, non-vented female luer lock cap, female luer lock to female luer lock, male luer lock to barb, and non-vented male luer lock cap. Natural-colored components are Autoclave, E-Beam, EtO, Gamma, and Steam sterilization compatible, and barbs range in size from 1/16–¼ in. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Single-Contact IDC Connector has plated through hole terminations.

May 19, 2015

Rated 600 Vac and able to accept 24–18 AWG solid or stranded wires with 5–9 A current ratings, single-tine 9176-60X wire-to-board (WTB) insulation displacement connector (IDC) withstands automotive levels of shock and vibration. Gas-tight connection to PCB promotes long-term reliability, while preassembled strain relief caps with through-wire or end-stop configurations foster flexibility. RoHS-compliant connector, operating from -40 to +125°C, is compatible with potting and overmolding. Read More

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

Connectivity Devices can accommodate any network requirement.

May 19, 2015

Targeting drives and motion applications, Anybus CompactCom 40-series enables drives manufacturers to comply with such profile specifications as PROFIdrive, EtherCAT DS402, and transparent DS402 on other networks. Process data latency is lower than 15 µsec, and 1,500 bytes of process data can be transferred in each direction. Accelerating testing and compliance, products are pre-certified for network conformance by all major network organizations. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Wire-to-Board Contact suits light industrial applications.

May 15, 2015

Accepting 26–22 AWG solid or stranded wires, 70-9296 Series 2 mm Vertical Poke-Home WTB Contact supports current ratings up to 8 A. Micro-contact is available with topside or through board contact locations and bottom or top entry wire insertion for both FR4 and metal core PCBs. Unit is based on dual beam box contact design, which utilizes phosphor bronze contacts with tin over nickel plating. Operating from -40 to +125°C, RoHS-compliant device is suited for SSL products, switches, and sensors. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Single Trunk Cable Clip prevents damage and aids installation.

May 14, 2015

Designed to hold single trunk cable, module-mounted Enphase cable clip (Part No. NFI-1463) is constructed of 410 stainless steel and eliminates need for clip holding multiple trunk cables when end-users are working with only one. Rolled outer edge prevents damage to cable, and lead lip facilitates handling and installation on solar projects involving Enphase microinverters. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Tamper-Resistant Power Outlet carries 15 A, NEMA 5-15R ratings.

May 13, 2015

Along with current capacity rating up to 15 A at 125 Vac, 739W-X2/45 convenience outlet features quick snap-in mounting configuration that works with panel thicknesses from 0.8–2.0 mm. Built-in shutter system prevents foreign objects from touching electrically live components when they are inserted into slots, while plugs can be inserted/removed just as with standard electrical outlets. Also included, IDCs are designed for use with 14 AWG solid copper conductors. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Transportation Industry Products

Undersea Line Terminal Equipment supports 240 Tbit/s.

May 13, 2015

Leveraging 1620LM line terminal equipment, 1620 SOFTNODE will provide webscale connectivity between data centers and Points-of-Presence in different continents. Platform supports distances up to 14,000 km, and enables transmission of 240 Tbit/s on multiple fiber pairs. Single line card provides flexibility to use 100, 200, 300, and 400 Gbit/s data speeds, while true gridless architecture provides capability to tune any wavelength in spectrum down to 33 GHz with no fixed granularity. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Aluminum Welding Wire feeds smoothly, does not produce shavings.

May 12, 2015

Available as standard in 1/16 and 3/64 in. dia, SuperGlaze® HD delivers steady wire feed from payoff to arc and eliminates wire shavings for uniform and uninterrupted weld. Elimination of shavings from feeding process also reduces gun chatter and burnbacks. Suitable areas of use include heavy-duty applications where wire feeding can prove challenging and arc performance is critical. Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Flexible VFD Cable features oil-resistant shielded design.

May 8, 2015

Dual rated for 600–2,000 V applications, ÖLFLEX® VFD 2XL combines XLPE (plus) insulation, phthalate-free TPE outer jacket, and conductors made from finely stranded tinned copper. Cross-linked polyethylene insulation provides optimized electrical properties and allows cable to withstand heat generated by overcurrent conditions. Offering test voltage of 6,000 V and minimum bend radius of 7.5 times diameter, cable uses barrier tape, triple layer foil tape, and tinned copper braid for shielding. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

Receptacle, Signal Pack increases outlet and energy control.

May 7, 2015

Pass & Seymour® Plug Load RF Receptacle, working in concert with Pass & Seymour Plug Load RF Signal Pack, provides building/facility owners and managers with wireless solution for lighting and plug load control. Wireless RF connection between these 2 components extends 150 ft max in ideal conditions and 30 ft in worst case environments. While receptacle has internal relay to switch plug load on/off according to sensor command, Plug Load RF Signal Pack operates in 915 MHz band. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Micro USB Plug is designed for vertical PCB mounting.

May 6, 2015

With 7.13 mm height above PCB, 7.35 x 2.80 mm USB3150 suits cradle mounting applications normally used to charge handheld devices — from cell phones to rugged PCs. PCB plug is thru hole with 5 contacts, and additional strength on PCB is promoted by 6 metal shell stakes and 2 plastic locating pegs. Two shell stake and lead length options are offered at 0.75 and 1.30 mm, and product meets USB 2.0 standards — including 10,000 mating cycles and mating/unmating forces from 8–35 N. Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Medical Power Adapters offer dual and triple outputs.

May 6, 2015

Comprising 55–80 W dual and triple output models, TSM100 Series meets 2 MOPP and is furnished with IEC 320/C14 AC inlet plus optional power switch. Series also includes 70–100 W single output models with voltage factory preset from 5–40 V. Standard single output models come with 4-pin power DIN output connector, while dual and triple output models have 5-pin or 8-pin DIN plug. Accepting 90–260 Vac universal input with 0.95 power factor, RoHS-compliant adapters operate from -10 to +70°C. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools

Crimping Tools create stable electrical crimped connections.

May 6, 2015

Self-adjusting crimping tools include PZ 10 HEX, used for hex-shape crimps, and PZ 10 SQR, used for square-shape crimps. While minimizing required manual or operating force, both tools create stable electrical crimped connections that meet DIN 41641-1 requirements for solderless crimping and exceed pull-out forces stipulated by DIN 46228 1-4 and UL 486 A and B. Tools are suitable for wire-end ferrules, with or without plastic collars, for cross-section range of AWG 26–8. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Watertight Connectors utilize Push-Pull technology.

May 6, 2015

Available in 2- to 32-contact configurations, T Series features special construction with inner sleeve and extra sealing to enable IP68 water protection. Contacts can be terminated by soldering to wire, crimping onto wire, or directly to PCB. Offering full EMI shielding, connector outershell is available in black-chrome finish or plated brass, making connectors suited for defense systems such as aircraft communi­cations, land vehicles, and night-vision equipment. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Wiring Devices meet needs of heavy industrial applications.

May 5, 2015

Engineered to withstand rigorous environments and harsh industrial applications, Rhino-Hide® heavy industrial series wiring devices include single pole, NEMA, and multi-pin connectors. Rhino-Hide Single Pole Connectors provide temporary electrical power distribution; submersible Rhino-Hide NEMA Wiring Devices feature threaded couplings and anti-corrosive coatings; and Rhino-Hide Multi-Pin Connectors, designed for power and control connections, facilitate engagement/disengagement. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Safety & Security Equipment

Communications System protects heavy vehicle operators' hearing.

May 5, 2015

While allowing clear transmission of 2-way radio communications and maintaining workers' ability to enjoy stereo audio entertainment, Heavy Vehicle Communication Solution (HVCS) also intelligently limits unwanted and potentially harmful environment noise. Solution targets heavy vehicle operators and decreases exposure by 10 dB or more. When combined with smartHeadsets and smartPlug wireless headsets, solution also protects wearer by electronically limiting in-ear noise exposure at 82 dB.
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Electronic Components & Devices, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Jack Sockets support audio applications.

May 5, 2015

Featuring ¼ in. offset nose, S1 Narrow Body Jack Socket offers manufacturers high PCB packing densities. Unit may be specified with optional integral chassis grounding contact which connects to barrel of plug for maximum earth continuity. Engineered with advanced contact tip technology to accept wide range of Far Eastern plug shapes, 3.5 mm S9 Stereo Switched Jack Socket is right-angle mounted with PCB and solder tag contact options as well as nose thread variants. Read More