Electrical Wire & Cable & Connectors

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

DIN Valve Connectors feature Form C and Form Micro housings.

March 24, 2011

Combining IP67 sealing with external-thread design, Brad® mPm® DIN Valve Connectors provide optimal cable retention. One-size-fits-all design accommodates PG9 and PG11 cable and up to 9 mm cable OD. With external-nut design, units minimize number of individual components to facilitate assembly and mounting. Standard circuitry options include LED indicators, blocking diodes to protect against over-voltage or peaks, and voltage-dependent resistors to protect supply and switch. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Universal RF Adapter Kit offers white bronze plating option.

March 23, 2011

Unidapt(TM) kit is available with white bronze plating (RFA-4024-WB), which provides tarnish-free, non-magnetic solution that is also corrosion resistant and lead (Pb) free and exhibits minimal intermodulation distortion. Adapters come with gold-plated contacts and Teflon(TM) insulation. Universal center adapter, included, enables any combination of N, BNC, TNC, SMA, UHF, and M-UHF components for making male/male, female/female, or male/female connections. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Power Cords latch into IEC connectors and power entry modules.

March 22, 2011

Offering solution for 10 A and 16 A appliance couplers and power entry modules, according to IEC 60320, V-Lock Cord Retaining System latches into notched inlet or outlet to prevent accidental disconnection of power from equipment. Cord sets are available with NEMA plugs and variety of country-specific plugs. Applications include medical devices, laboratory equipment, and power distribution units for telecommunication and datacom equipment. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

CAT6 RJ45 Connector aids in-field Ethernet cable extension.

March 18, 2011

CAT6 RJ45 field wireable connector, comprised of color coded adapter and Ethernet connector, facilitates secure extension of Ethernet cable in field. Whether connecting peripheral device, repairing/replacing cable link, or extending network cable, product allows an on-site assembly without requiring any special tools for up to 10 Gigabit Ethernet networks. Connector integrates 3 strain relief settings suitable for 4-9 mm dia cables and is shielded to protect against EMC interference. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

GFCI Receptacles comply with RoHS directive.

March 17, 2011

Featuring impact-resistant, thermoplastic construction, RoHS-Compliant GFCI offering includes 15 and 20 A duplex models that meet NEC® Tamper-Resistant requirements designed to protect children from electrical injuries. Units have built-in shutters that let plugs in and keep objects such as keys and paper clips out. LED indicator light lets users identify tripped condition, while SafeLock(TM) Protection shuts off power to receptacle during ground fault, miswire, or GFCI protection compromise. Read More

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

Wire/Cable Cut and Strip Machine processes wires up to 2/0 AWG.

March 11, 2011

Combining precision indexing cutter head technology with servo drives and intelligent force/speed management, PowerStrip 9550 handles stranded wire and multi-conductor cables as well as coaxial and other shielded cables. Machine includes 10.5 in. color touchscreen and SmartBlade(TM) system, which uses exchangeable cartridge to hold all blades and tools for specific application. Since machine is modular in construction, various processing modules can be combined with various function modules. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fasteners & Hardware

Multi-Cable Bushing System offers wide variable clamping range.

March 11, 2011

Resistant to oil, grease, UV rays, and ozone, SKINTOP® CUBE consists of frame and flexible clip sealing modules, which are available in 4 clamping ranges of 4-6, 6-9, 9-12, and 12-16 mm. After installation, cable is secured against vibration, strain relieved, and sealed in accordance with IP64. Matching, glass-fiber-reinforced polyamide frames, available for 16-pin or 24-pin connector openings, allow 8-10 cables to be mounted in clearly arranged manner. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Redpark Console Cable Offers Mobile Field Engineers a Portable and Powerful Cisco Router Management Solution

March 9, 2011

Emeryville, CA - Redpark Product Development today announced it is now shipping a Console Cable that connects iPhone, iPod touch and iPad to console ports on Cisco routers, switches and firewalls. The Console Cable is a six foot long serial cable with RJ-45 connector, wired per Cisco specifications, and made for iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, iPhone 3G, iPod touch (second, third and fourth generation)... Read More

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

Silicone Cables suit medical and pharmaceutical applications.

March 9, 2011

Lightweight cables can incorporate various power, data, and video conductors, single and multi-lumen tubing for air or liquid transfer, as well as fiber optics. Operating in temperatures from -65 to +260°C, they will not break, deform, or wear over more than 10 million cycles and are impervious to water, steam, UV light, and most chemicals. Contaminant-free cables, rated for Class 1 cleanroom use, are suited for medical automation, diagnostics, and pharmaceutical processing applications. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission

Cable Feeding Sheaves feed utility cable into conduit.

March 9, 2011

With Cable Feeding Sheaves, utility cable can be smoothly fed into conduits and innerducts from any angle. Steel units accommodate 2-6 in. Schedule 40 and Schedule 80 ducts and feature half-circle, split-tube design that facilitates insertion and removal. Available in aluminum alloy or wear-resistant Nylatron®, sheave rollers utilize maintenance-free, self-lubricating bearings. Sheaves are bright yellow for visibility in dark work environments. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

Corrugated Cable Tubes protect wind turbine cables.

March 7, 2011

Available in 15 sizes with inner dimensions from 2.8-47.7 mm, Altech® Polyamide Corrugated Tubes protect cables against impact and abrasion. Units can be paired with straight or 90° connectors and are supplied as standard tubes or with lateral slit. All versions are halogen-free and flame retardant according to DIN 75200 and UL. Featuring IP65 protection rating without sealing and IP68 rating with O-ring, tubes have temperature range of -40 to 120°C and up to 150°C short-term. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Low-Loss RF Coaxial Cable Assemblies operate up to 18 GHz.

March 3, 2011

Series LL335 Cable Assemblies come with high frequency SMA or N-Type connectors and feature stainless-steel solder-clamp construction and heavy-duty strain relief with neoprene jacket. They exhibit low loss with attenuation ratings of 0.03 dB/ft at 500 MHz and 0.20 dB/ft at 18 GHz. All cables offer min bend radius of 1.5 in., and available lengths include 36, 48, and 60 in. Shielding effectiveness is greater than -100 dB over operating range of -45 to +125°C. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

M8 Connectors are overmolded with hexagonal die-cast thread.

February 25, 2011

Featuring knurled and hex locking nut, M8 overmolded connectors can be tightened with torque wrench to ensure proper mating of connecting system. Products have 3, 4, or 6 gold-plated contacts and handle up to 60 V and up to 4 A per contact. When mated properly, connectors are sealed to IP67 rating. Male and female cordsets are available in 2 and 5 m lengths, and mating receptacles and field-attachable cable connectors are offered for complete connecting system. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Connectors and Couplings bond grounding conductor to enclosures.

February 25, 2011

Constructed with precision-machined brass bodies, steel locknuts, and stainless steel screws, Mighty-Bond(TM) MC Series Connectors and MCC Series Couplings are used to bond grounding electrode conductor to enclosure or raceway. Both ½ in. and ¾ in. trade sizes perform in accordance with NEC article 250.8 and are cULus Listed for grounding per UL467. Units are also tamper-resistant when termination screws are mounted inside box. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

New Speed Connect Quick Release Mechanism for Siemen Power and Signal Cables

February 23, 2011

ATLANTA - Siemens Industry, Inc. announced today the introduction of Speed Connect, a new quick release mechanism that protects against vibration shakeout on its Motion-Connect® line of power and signal cables. Motion-Connect cables are offered as standard on all Siemens motion control systems.<4444>The Speed Connect release makes installation and changeover, even in very restricted space... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Flexible Coaxial Cables support DC to 18 GHz range.

February 22, 2011

Suited for interconnection of coaxial components or sub-systems, 141 Series and 086 Series Hand-Flex Coaxial Cables include silver-plated copper-clad steel center conductor, which maintains shape after bending. Outer shield is copper braid, tin soaked, which minimizes signal leakage while enabling flexibility. Connectors have passivated stainless-steel coupling nut over gold-plated connector body. Jacketed and unjacketed options are available. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

High-Speed HDMI Cables inorporate Ethernet support.

February 18, 2011

Tested to perform at speeds up to 10.2 Gbps, P569-series supports Ethernet data connectivity, audio return channel, 3D display, and 4,096 x 2,160 video resolution. Cables handle 1080p signals at optimized color depths and refresh rates while remaining backward-compatible with previous versions of HDMI. Content Type Expansion between display and source devices enables TV to optimize picture settings based on content type, and color spaces specifically support digital camera content. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Downhole Gauge Connector withstands harsh environments.

February 17, 2011

Protecting gauges and important data from damage due to failure of metal clad cable sheathing in exploration and production projects, scalable Permanent Downhole Gauge connector withstands pressure to 10,000 psi and operating temperatures to 200°C. Metal-to-metal, connector-to-cable seal is field-attachable as well as verifiable on-site before operational deployment into well. Design also includes elastomer back-up seal and is re-usable for future projects. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Medical-Grade FEP Heat Shrink eliminates curling.

February 15, 2011

With max constrained elongation up to +5%, Parker TexLoc Medical Grade FEP Heat Shrink for catheter forming limits possibility of curling or pigtailing, eliminating marks, ridges, and thread effects. During reflow, product softens and contains resins being reflowed beneath, forming smooth transition and uniform wall from one resin to next. When using thicker wall, 2 paths can be scored 180° apart, facilitating removal. Application determines expanded ID, recovered ID, and wall thickness. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

Radiall Licenses Amphenol as Second Source for R2CT Connection Kit

February 11, 2011

Kit Provides Environmental and Mechanical Protection of Cable-to-Transceiver Interface for Wireless Base Station Applications<4444>Chandler, Arizona and Lisle, Illinois - Radiall and Amphenol are pleased to announce that Amphenol is now a licensed second source for Radiall R2CT connection kits. As a second source, Amphenol will manufacture and market the connectors.<4444>R2CT connection kit... Read More