Electrical Wire & Cable & Connectors

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

Flexible Optical Cables serve wind turbines, solar plants.

July 1, 2011

Used for communication and control, High Flex Fiber Optic Cables are offered in Plastic Optical Fiber (POF), Plastic Coated Fiber (PCF), HCS, and glass variants. These customized infrastructure cables and assemblies, depending on choice, can survive temperatures down to -40°C or up to +70°C. Torsion approved and tested, plug-and-play solutions are available with UV-resistant and rodent proof protective tubing and choice of connectors: HP, HFBR 4521, FSMA, ST, HP, SC, and F05. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Services

High-Temperature Superconducting Cable wins R/D 100 Award.

June 30, 2011

A method developed by researchers at NIST and University of Colorado at Boulder for making thin, flexible, high-temperature superconducting cables has won 2011 R/D 100 Award from R/D Magazine, which salutes the 100 most technologically significant products introduced into the marketplace over the past year. Constructed by winding multiple superconducting tapes around multi-strand copper core, cable operates at -353°F, has diameter of less than 1 cm, and carries 2,800 A of current. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Microfluidic Connectors enable multi-way configurations.

June 29, 2011

By creating multi-way fluidic connections, Multiflux(TM) connectors and interfaces let users integrate microfluidic devices into new and existing systems. Product range includes Linear and Circular connectors that provide several fluid input and output ports, enabling reliable and leak-free connections to be made in seconds between microfluidic chips and tubing as well as 2 bundles of tubing without disruptions to fluid flow. All components operate over -15 to +150°C range and up to 30 bar. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage, Mounting & Attaching Products

Bronze Waterpipe Clamps safely deliver required grounding.

June 28, 2011

Featuring silicon bronze hardware, Type GPL3 series fits IPS pipe sizes from ½-12 in. and accepts ground conductor sizes from 4-4/0. UL-Listed and CSA-Certified products, resistant to corrosion, rotate 90° for installation flexibility. Suitable for direct bury in earth or concrete, series supports use within industrial construction, maintenance, power plants, sub-stations, and anywhere perimeter fencing is required to be grounded. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Remote Port offers safe access to control cabinet equipment.

June 28, 2011

By bringing power and data out of control cabinets, EMRP6005 lets users safely access controllers without opening panel door. It has 120 Vac outlet protected by 3 A circuit breaker and RJ45 female to female feed through connector that allows communication/programming of devices inside control panel while keeping operator away from high voltage. Supplied in standard size 16 housing, product has screw terminal wiring for incoming power and IP67 rating when closed. Read More

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

Medical Wall Mount Power Adapters also have USB charger.

June 24, 2011

Featuring 90-264 Vac, 47-63 Hz universal input in fixed or interchangeable AC plug configurations, TMW7 Series is available with USB socket on case or output cable with DC plug. Structured with Class II insulation, adapters deliver 4-7 W continuous output power and output voltage of 3-28 V. Units have low leakage current of 100 µA max at 264 Vac/60 Hz, withstand 5,656 Vdc input to output, and provide 67% minimum efficiency at full load. Four different wall plugs meet worldwide requirements. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Miniature Circular Connectors feature Zinc Nickel plating.

June 24, 2011

Replacing cadmium surface coating with electrolytic Zinc Nickel plating, micro38999 Series meets military standards and is RoHS-compliant. Coating provides electrical continuity and resistance to salt spray. It is applied using established electrolytic process that enables control of homogeneity and quality. Based on ASTM standard, coating is 100% metallic and contains no fluorinated substances that could be banned under EPA restrictions. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Spring Pin Header Strips come in single and double row versions.

June 23, 2011

Providing connection between wires and PCBs, batteries, or other cable assemblies in test and field applications, Series 824/826 features spring-loaded pins rated 3 A max and high-temperature Nylon 46 insulators. Each spring pin provides .0275 in. of mid-stroke compression and is rated for 1 million cycles. Headers are available from 2-64 positions single row and 4-64 double row. Sized to accommodate up to 22 AWG wire, solder cup facilitates soldering of cable or discrete wires to spring pins. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools

Wire Strippers for Solar Cable

June 21, 2011

Mechanicsburg, Pa - Automation Systems Interconnect Inc is pleased to announce the release of a line solar cable wire strippers.<4444>ASI wire strippers can precisely cut and strip both layers of solar cable insulation. Their heavy-duty design protects the tool from job wear and tare. The ASI31579002 is self-adjusting. The AIS3170 is small enough to fit in a pocket. These wire strippers can... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Bus Access Cable enables boundary scan and LAN interface testing.

June 14, 2011

Model BAC9305-LAN1G Bus Access Cable enables real-time test of Gigabit LAN interfaces in combination with extended JTAG/Boundary Scan operations. Unit connects to multi-port I/O module SFX9305, providing triple speed 10/100/1000 megabit Ethernet interface. Supported protocols include ARP, TCP/IP, and DHCP. Product can also be combined with all SCANFLEX® controllers on PCI, PCI Express, Cabled PCI Express, PXI, PXI Express, FireWire, USB, or LAN basis. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Four-Way Electrical Connector is IP67- and IP69k-rated.

June 14, 2011

Able to conduct high level of Vehicle Dynamic Control, APD 4-way High Voltage Series connector handles operating voltages of up to 500 Vdc and operating current of up to 34 A for 4.0 mm² wires. Impulse voltage is rated at 3.5 kV and unit has rating of IP67 that increases to IP69k when used with individual wire sealing. Bayonet-mated and VDE-certified, product is also suited for use with electric vehicles, agricultural machinery, industrial automation, and robotics. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Solar Cable Connectors for Cable-to-cable Connections

June 13, 2011

Mechanicsburg, Pa- Automation Systems Interconnect Inc is pleased to announce the release of their new line of APV4 couples and connectors for cable-to-cable connections for solar PV installation.<4444>These Cable to cable connectors are available with a 1000Vdc rating per IEC and TUV. The APV4 solar cable couplers/connectors are compatible with other industry standard 4mm solar connectors,... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Cable Tie enables trimming excess tail without tools.

June 10, 2011

With Catamount® Twist Tail® Cable Tie, users can bend and twist off tail after installation, leaving no sharp edges to scratch cables or hands. Available in white or UV-resistant black 6.6 nylon, cable tie provides 30 lb of minimum loop tensile strength, which is suitable for light-duty applications. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

RedMere Launches Asia's Most Portable Micro-HDMI Cable for Tablets and Smartphones

June 9, 2011

Dublin, Ireland - 23 May 2011 - RedMere®, a leading supplier of smart active cable solutions, has announced the launch of Asia's first ever ultra-thin, portable High Speed Micro-HDMI cables for ultra-portable devices such as the smartphone, tablet, digital camera and camcorder with BUFFALO KOKUYO SUPPLY INC in Japan. RedMere and BUFFALO KOKUYO SUPPLY INC successfully introduced Japan's first... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Cable Cutting Tool facilitates polymer optic fiber assembly.

June 9, 2011

Han® PushPull SCRJ POF Assembly Tool (Part No. 09 35 000 9913) simultaneously strips and cuts both single optical fiber conductors via circular knife. Precision of cut on front face of optical fiber is such that there is no need for subsequent polishing. Permanently integrated in gripper, mechanical counter registers number of steps performed. Replaceable cutting unit can be used for 1,200+ cuts, and visual display signals how many cuts can still be made. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Cable Assembly suits RF test applications.

June 9, 2011

Engineered for high throughput production test applications in wireless infrastructure market, GORE® PHASEFLEX® 18 GHz Microwave/RF Test Assembly is available in 1.0 and 1.5 m lengths with SMA and N-type male connectors. Unit withstands 100,000 flexures at minimum bend radius of 1 in. Internally ruggedized construction delivers crush resistance of 187 lb/linear inch. Offering stable performance for precise measurements and repeatability, assembly minimizes risk of testing errors. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Color-Coded Insulated Lugs come in 1- and 2-hole designs.

June 9, 2011

To save installation time, Color-Keyed® Insulated Lugs eliminate need to cover lug with tape, heat-shrink, or cold-shrink insulation. Translucent nylon sleeves provide dielectric strength and insulating properties while keeping color-coded barrel visible. Pre-positioned on lug, sleeves enable lugs to be crimped on top of insulation while ensuring that none of cable is left exposed once crimped. Made of seamless copper tubing with tin electroplating, lugs have max temperature rating of 221°F. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Power and Signal Cables feature quick release mechanism.

June 7, 2011

Designed to protect against vibration shakeout on Motion-Connect® line of power and signal cables, Speed Connect facilitates installation and changeover, even in very restricted space applications. No tools are required; just ¼ turn locks or unlocks bayonet-style connectors. Intended for motion control systems, Motion-Connect cables are fully shielded to prevent EMC noise emissions and protect system from ambient environmental noise. Read More

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

Cable Kit offers multiple options for telephone/telecom testing.

June 6, 2011

Telephone and Telecom Test Kit offers 13 cables designed to facilitate test and access of high-speed data interfaces. Bantam Plug to Two Mini-Grab Test Hooks cable, Catalog No. 940322-006, consists of miniature 3-conductor nickel phone plug connected to 2 mini-grab test hooks that have one red and one black body. This 26 AWG, shielded, twisted pair cable has high-flex PVC jacket. Mini-grab test hooks enable user to spring hook onto hard-to-reach circuit points. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Panel-Mount SMB Adapter allows .060 axial shift.

June 1, 2011

Model CO-SMB-JKMA-3P01, panel-mount SMB jack adapter features interface that allows external sealing and .060 axial shift when mated with standard off-the-shelf SMB plug. This special adapter also allows RF electrical connection to non-standard unit, ensuring compatibility with standard RF connectors. Read More