Electrical Wire & Cable & Connectors

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Explosion Proof Extension Cord provides 8 outlets.

June 24, 2016

Measuring 25 ft long, Model EPEXC-8X-12.3-25 extends reach of equipment in hazardous locations where power receptacles are not in close proximity to work space. Cord is fitted with 8 explosion proof twist-lock receptacles constructed of non-sparking aluminum for connection of equipment and is terminated with 20 A explosion proof plug. Supporting 3-pole, 2-wire designs, cord is oil-, chemical-, and abrasion-resistant, while receptacles feature deep recessed contacts for protection against arcing. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Integrated Wi-Fi Module expedites IoT product development.

June 24, 2016

With hostless mode that does not require external MCU, SX-ULPGN provides ultra low power (ULP) Wi-Fi® connectivity solution for Internet of Things (IoT) products. UART AT command option enables accelerated addition of serial-to-Wi-Fi converter to existing MCU-based designs without porting host driver. Along with PCB antenna and flash memory, design incorporates Qualcomm Technologies QCA4010 with embedded CPU, full networking stack, diverse connectivity support, and application-level security. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Rugged and Flexible Test Cable operates up to 40 GHz.

June 24, 2016

Delivering phase- and amplitude-stable performance, KillerBee™ test cable operates from DC–40 GHz to accommodate needs of diverse test needs of laboratories and production environments. Rugged and flexible product, exhibiting thermal stability from -50 to +150°C, features GrooveTube® outer conductor technology and Boundless™ low loss PTFE dielectric. Design provides dependable and repeatable performance that minimizes calibration and downtime. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Radio Transceiver targets IoT and other wireless applications.

June 24, 2016

Featuring on-chip ARM® Cortex®-M0 radio processor that performs radio control and calibration, Model ADF7030-1 supports narrowband and wideband operation across sub-GHz ISM bands and data rates from 0.1–300 kbps using 2GFSK modulation. IC also supports Wireless M-Bus (WMBUS) and IEEE 802.15.4g-based protocols. Smart wake mode provides low overall power consumption, extending lifetime in battery-operated systems. Device can enter low power sleep mode consuming only 10 nA with memory retained. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

BLE Modules offer ASCII-style interface, embedded scripting.

June 24, 2016

Bluetooth® Low Energy (BLE) modules RN4870 and RN4871 support Bluetooth 4.2 specification and have ASCII-style command interface that facilitates devices configuration and eliminates complicated code compiling. Also included, on-board Bluetooth stack with scripting engine enables standalone operation and eliminates MCU use for simple applications. Solutions further offer FIPS-based connection security and can support different beacon formats, such as iBeacon™ or Eddystone™, via one command. Read More

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

Bernoulli Announces Successful Medical Device Integration Solution Go Live at Denver Health

June 23, 2016

Connectivity to impact more than 200 beds in the OR and critical care areas MILFORD, Conn. - Bernoulli, a leader in real-time connected healthcare, announced the successful go-live of medical device integration and connectivity at Colorado-based Denver Health, a comprehensive, integrated healthcare organization that serves more than a quarter of the city's population. Bernoulli... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mounting & Attaching Products

M12 Connectors support high-speed applications.

June 23, 2016

With data transmission rates up to 10 Gbps, M12 X­coded products meet CAT6A specifications, have 8 contacts, and conform to DIN IEC 61076­2­109. Each connection supports up to 0.5 A and 60 V. When fully mated, connection is IP67 rated. Along with male and female receptacles with dip solder angled contacts that offer versatility when designing panels and mounting connector to board, products include male to female jumper cordset, male to male cordset, and feed­through connector. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Cellular Gateway supports remote sensor monitoring.

June 22, 2016

Featuring battery-powered, plug-and-play design, Digi Connect Sensor provides wireless connectivity at locations with either no power or low power, allowing for remote sensor monitoring in environments previously considered too harsh, remote, or not economically viable. Unit supports LTE CAT 1 and is also available in 3G HSPA+ with 2G fallback. Connect Sensor can work with virtually any 4/20 mA, Analog Out, Digital Out, or Pulsed Output sensor, and can power multiple external sensors. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Managed Ethernet Switches support DLR redundancy mechanism.

June 21, 2016

Supporting Common Industrial Protocol for use in EtherNet/IP networks, Series 7000 features recovery times of less than 3 ms, enabling switch-over to be performed quickly in event of failure. Switches support Device Level Ring redundancy mechanism and enable up to 6 non-DLR-capable devices to be integrated into ring. Functions such as IGMP snooping, multicast source detection, and auto-query port for intelligent multicast filtering are available to optimize network stability. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Transportation Industry Products

Cable Assemblies, Adapters suit military and commercial aircraft.

June 20, 2016

Titan Ground Power™ Series includes 28 Vdc, 270 Vdc, and 400 Hz cable assemblies and field-replaceable adapters resistant to fluctuating and severe climatic conditions. Floating sockets independently adjust to aircraft receptacle pins. Cable assemblies consist of jumpers, single-point refueling cables, and extension cables; lengths range from 20–100 ft; and connector types include round, rectangular, or trapezoidal. Configurations also include banded, 6-around-1, and neoprene jacketed. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

USB Hub features Tru-Iso(TM) signal isolation up to 4 kV.

June 17, 2016

Housed in rugged steel enclosure, USB-104-IHUB makes it possible to expand number of USB ports and provide up to 4 kV isolation between host computer and connected USB peripherals. Users may choose from DC power input jack or screw terminals to provide full 500 mA source at 5 V on each downstream port. With extended temperature range of -40 to 85°C, hub is suited for factory automation, medical, energy management, military/mission-critical, and transportation applications. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

SignalFire Wireless Telemetry Gains Class 1, Division 2 Certification for Wireless I/O Module and Modbus DIN Mount Gateways

June 16, 2016

SignalFire Wireless Telemetry announces that its Modbus DIN Mount Gateways and Wireless I/O Modules are now certified to Class 1, Division 2 standards, allowing their use as part of remote monitoring and control systems in harsh environments with the occurrence of explosive gases. “This new certification extends the use of our telemetry products in locations within the U.S. and Canada that... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Right Angle Test Cables are rated up to 27 GHz.

June 15, 2016

Featuring low-profile design, Right Angle Test Cables cover frequency range from DC–27 GHz for SMA versions and DC–18 GHz for Type-N and TNC terminated cables. Units are available in 0.086 in. and 0.141 in. diameter, double shielded coaxial design with VSWR of 1.25:1, isolation in excess of 90 dB, and operating temperature of -40 to +150°C. Smooth wall formed by braid over spiral ribbon allows for flexible cable with similar performance to solid wall semi-rigid cable. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Altronix Highlights Innovative Power and Transmission Solutions at ESX 2016

June 14, 2016

LINQ™ Network Communication and Control Solution Among Many Featured Products Fort Worth, TX – Altronix Corporation, a leader in power and transmission solutions for the professional security industry, is showcasing a number of new and innovative products and solutions at ESX 2016, including the company’s new LINQ™ Technology Platform. Designed to fill the void in network... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Floor Box conceals outlets and plugs while in use.

June 14, 2016

Designed for wood subfloors in single- and multi-family housing, Steel City® Residential Floor Box allows lid to be closed, even when cords are plugged in. Single-gang, recessed unit is suitable for power, voice, or data connections in open-space areas, and offers drop-in design for one-step mounting. UL/CSA approved as 15 A, 125 V tamper-resistant receptacle, box includes die-cast cover that is available with brass or nickel-plated finish. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Explosionproof 25 ft Extension Cord has 20 A receptacle.

June 14, 2016

Fitted with one 20 A explosionproof twist lock receptacle constructed of non-sparking aluminum, EPEXC-P20A-GFCI-25 securely connects explosionproof equipment in hazardous locations. Inline GFCI reset and test switch ensures proper operation, while spring loaded receptacle door prevents ingress of water and contaminants when unit is not in use. Explosionproof straight blade plug ensures safe connection throughout hazardous work area. Heavy-duty unit also withstands wet and corrosive conditions.<br /> Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

How to Set Up UMTS Data Transfer

June 13, 2016

Auto-Push Historical Data to an External Server Using Delphin data loggers, users have the option to extend all existing Expert Loggers (100, 200 und 300 models) with LTE/WWAN interfaces. This extension enables you to transfer historical measurement data from the logger's internal memory to an external server, and also lets users transfer collected data online using an open VPN tunnel.... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Cable Assembly Design Solution for Industrial Product Vending Machines

June 10, 2016

Challenge A customer approached Epec for a quote on a cable assembly used as a component in a vending machine that was being used on factory floors in industrial environments. These vending machines dispense small tools, safety equipment, or small MRO type items to the factory workers to enable better inventory management. The customer had an ongoing demand for these cable assemblies.... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage

Production Box Build Cable Assembly Based on Prototype Sample

June 10, 2016

Challenge A leading independent provider of testing services and equipment contacted Epec with a request to build a custom, ruggedized, network interface box. They provided a prototype unit for us to reproduce, along with a dimensional schematic and bill of materials (BOM). The box build assembly is used to link four video cameras with a computer network. The cameras are used to record... Read More

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

Redesigned Cable Assembly for Medical Device OEM

June 10, 2016

Challenge Epec was approached by a medical device OEM to help them redesign a cable assembly. This assembly is used as interconnect on a medical probe found in hospitals and clinics globally. The challenge was that a customer needed an assembly that could withstand repeated sterilization. In addition they wanted a way to easily interchange membrane switches with various levels of resistance.... Read More