Electrical Wire & Cable & Connectors

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Cable Clips facilitate solar PV wire management.

May 11, 2011

Designed to attach directly to mounting rail instead of module frame, Acme Cable Clip Models ACC-R2 and ACC-R4 are made from stainless steel for resistance to corrosion and UV. In addition to holding AC leads connecting to microinverters, Model ACC-R2 can be used for installation of 2 smaller wires measuring 9.3-11.0 mm in OD or 1 wire measuring 9.3-14.0 mm. Model ACC-R4 is designed to hold 1-4 PV wires measuring 6.8-7.2 mm in diameter. Both prevent damage to cable insulation and are reusable. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Solar Cable Connectors and Couplers

May 9, 2011

Mechanicsburg, Pa- Automation Systems Interconnect Inc is pleased to announce the release of their new line of solar connectors and couplers. The ASI APV4 series is compatible and intermateable with industry standard 4mm connectors.<4444>Cable to cable, panel and branch plug and receptacle connectors are available with a 1000Vdc rating per IEC and TUV. The connectors feature snap lock mating for... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Test & Measuring Instruments, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Lincoln Electric Introduces Extensive Line of Wire Delivery and Automation Accessories

May 5, 2011

Cleveland - Lincoln Electric has introduced an extensive line of wire delivery and automation accessories for dispensing and transporting welding wire from the bulk package to the wire feeder and for robotic welding cell support.<4444>The product offering includes over 450 items in the following categories:<4444>o Hoods and Accessories for Drums and Boxes o Mechanical Turntable and Accessories... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

Panel Mount PV Connector features quick snap lock mating.

May 5, 2011

Available in 14, 12, and 10 AWG gauges respectively rated to 36, 45, and 52 A, Helios H4 Panel Connector helps feed power from solar panel into inverter or combiner box. Current ratings and contact resistance help minimize power losses, while quick snap lock mating facilitates panel mount installation and termination to either box. Dual-rated for UL and TUV, RoHS-compliant connector meets NEC 2008 requirements without requiring extra locking collars or locking sleeves. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Electri-Flex Expands Halogen-free Line of Flexible Conduits

April 29, 2011

Electri-Flex Company has expanded their line of halogen-free liquid-tight flexible electrical conduit by introducing an EMI/RFI shielded version. Part of the Shield-Flex(TM) line, Types HFSLA(TM), HFEMS(TM) and HFEMCS(TM) provide exceptional shielding effectiveness from electromagnetic and radio frequency interference (EMI/RFI) coupled with the halogen-free jacketing. Halogen-free conduits... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fasteners & Hardware

Waterproof Spring Loaded Connectors protect portable devices.

April 29, 2011

Featuring press fit and O-ring assemblies, Spring Loaded Connectors achieve IPx7 level waterproof performance, minimizing need for additional waterproofing in device docking stations and terminals. Units offer current rating of 12 V AC/DC, 2 A and operate from -40 to +85°C. Applications include data collection terminals, data communication devices, wireless equipment, mobile GPS devices, and any other device docked within charging station. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools

Heavy-Duty Wire Cutter features oval jaws.

April 29, 2011

Measuring 5.5 in. long, Accu-Cut extra large wire cutter employs 15 mm semi-flush blades with edge bevel that produces pinch on tip of snipped wires. Professional-grade hand tool, able to handle soft copper wire up to 1.9 mm dia, can trim wire harnesses, aerospace connections, and other metal leads. Carbon steel construction enables hundreds of thousands of cuts, while dual leaf springs provide smooth, consistent operation. Ergonomic handles have cushioned safety grips. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

ILSCO® Installs Solar Panel Array

April 27, 2011

In 2010, ILSCO entered into an agreement with Entero Energy (Austin, TX) to engineer, purchase, and install a solar array on the roof. This project was completed in early 2011 and the electricity generated provides supplemental power to our corporate location in Cincinnati, OH.<4444>ILSCO's tin-plated copper lay-in GBL and new SGB connectors were used throughout the installation on panels to... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

BIRNS Receives American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) Product Design Assessment Certification for Penetrators and Cable Assemblies

April 27, 2011

OXNARD, Calif. - BIRNS, Inc., a global innovator in the design and manufacture of unique lines of high performance lights, connectors, penetrators and custom cable assemblies, has received American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) Product Design Assessment (PDA) Certification for its tremendously popular lines of penetrators. This certification process included rigorous testing and review by the... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

SFP Connector System suits WiMax and LTE FTTA applications.

April 26, 2011

Featuring waterproof, dustproof, and corrosion-resistant design with metal die cast bulkhead, FullAXS provides SFP connection between remote radio and base station for telecommunications applications. Unit offers bayonet locking and provides positive mechanical feedback to inform operator when connector is fully mated. Providing duplex LC interface for mating with all LC duplex SFP transceivers, connector can be designed for single mode or multimode optical transmission applications. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Circular Connector tolerates harsh environmental conditions.

April 25, 2011

Model D38999 plug connector is suited for use in harsh environments in aerospace, military, motor sports, maritime, and rail industries. Insertion molding of housing parts results in permanent connection, at molecular level, between individual components of plug connector, injection molded material, and cable sheathing. Protected from moisture, product is available in any shape or color, or take-off angle, as well as different degrees of hardness. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage

Locking Nut DC Power Jacks have panel mount design.

April 25, 2011

Suited for use in consumer electronics and electrical equipment, PJ-06xA and PJ-06xB series have center pin diameter of 2.1 or 2.5 mm and OD of 5.5 mm. Contact resistance is 30 mW max, and insulation resistance is 100 MW min @ 500 Vdc. Able to withstand 500 Vac RMS for 1 min, products have voltage rating of 20 Vdc at 5 A. Options include long bushings, locking nuts with washer, and pins designed to solder directly to wire leads or PCBs in vertical and right-angle orientations. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

LED Lighting Connectors feature pushbutton terminations.

April 25, 2011

CoolSplice wire connectors feature left and right independent pushbuttons that can be used with common hand tools to establish ergonomic termination. Insulation Displacement Connectors provide wire-to-wire or wire-to-flat ribbon terminations, and have symmetrical-contoured design that fits through 0.630 in. dia hole or PVC tube. Included viewing window shows whether wire is fully seated. Units accept 18 AWG stranded, fused, or solid wire in unsealed and sealed, color-coded configurations. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Screw Clamp Power Connectors accept large wires.

April 22, 2011

Suited for industrial environments, Series 713 M12 Connectors with 4 and 5 pins can be terminated with 16 AWG wires and max cable diameter of 10 mm. Both male and female versions are available in straight form and can conduct currents up to 8 A/contact. Series 820 7/8 in. Connectors with 5 pins can be terminated with 14 AWG wires and max cable diameter of 14 mm. Available in male and female versions with straight and angled forms, units withstand up to 12 A/contact. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Battery Charge Controller IC is rated up to 60 V.

April 20, 2011

Capable of driving typical DC/DC converter topologies, LTC4000 converts externally compensated DC/DC power supply into full-featured battery charger. It operates across 3-60 V input and output voltage range; is compatible with various input voltage sources, battery stacks, and chemistries; and preferentially provides power to system load when input power is limited. IC also controls external PFETs, providing low-loss reverse current protection and instant-on operation. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

High Voltage, Re-wireable 50-Amp Flip Seal Plugs and Connectors by K&H Industries

April 15, 2011

Apr 13, 2011 - Angola, NY: K&H Industries offers NEMA configured, rewireable 50-Amp Flip Seal plugs and connectors. K&H's exclusive Flip It & Forget It(TM) design is used for silo loaders, welding, & manufacturing. It is industrial grade and moisture, dust, and weather resistant.<4444>K&H Flip Seal, "Flip It & Forget It" design features:

  • Rewireable design.
  • Rubber housing with... Read More

  • Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

    Adjustable Cable Fitting terminates metal-clad and Teck cable.

    April 14, 2011

    Featuring swashplate design, STAR TECK EXTREME DIRECTOR(TM) Cable Fitting is adjustable from 90-180° to minimize installation time and is available in ½ and ¾ in. NPT hub sizes. Its full circular bore eases cable insertion while alignment guides serve as reference points to ensure fittings are installed at same angle. Stainless steel grounding ring with dual sets of grounding devices enables 360°, long-term grounding, and product also has non-corrosive aluminum body. Read More

    Electrical Equipment & Systems

    Jump Starter efficiently serves mixed-fleet environments.

    April 14, 2011

    Powered by dual Clore PROFORMER batteries, Jump-N-Carry JNC1224 delivers 3,400 peak Amps (850 cranking Amps) in 12 V mode and 1,700 peak Amps (425 cranking amps) in 24 V mode. Batteries are designed for vehicle jump starting and repeatedly deliver high output over short duration without degradation. Built-in automatic charger enables unit to charge at 24/7/365 rate, Industrial Grade Hot Jaw(TM) clamps penetrate corroded battery terminals, and No. 2 AWG cable leads optimize power transfer. Read More

    Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

    Blue Sky Energy, Inc. Announces 5 Year Warranty on all Solar (PV) Charge Controllers

    April 8, 2011

    Vista, California - Blue Sky Energy, Inc., a leading manufacturer of photovoltaic (PV) charge controllers now includes a 5 year warranty on all of the company's Solar Boost charge controllers. According to Melanie Cullen, V.P. of Operations and Marketing; "We are pleased to offer this longer warranty period in an effort to provide the finest customer service and increased value to our... Read More

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

    Active Optical Cable Assemblies operate up to 10 Gbps/lane.

    April 6, 2011

    Designed with internally terminated optics, PARALIGHT QSFP+ cable assemblies have passively cooled design and fully integrated optical engines. Cable management is facilitated via 3.0 mm dia and tight bend radius. Electrical-optical and optical-electrical conversion are built into connector shell. Cables feature 7 transmit and 4 receive channels for InfiniBand standard SDR, DDR, and QDR applications. With 850 nm VCSEL technology, cable assemblies operate over 2.5-10 Gbps per lane. Read More