Electrical Wire & Cable & Connectors

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fasteners & Hardware

Custom Coil Cords meet OEM flexibility and durability needs.

November 16, 2006

Available with various wire gauges and conductor counts, hi-flex coil cords are designed for applications requiring maximum extension life, sag-resistant coil memory and optimal flex performance. Quality of conductor materials, strand counts, primary jacket compounds, and shielding provide failure-free service in rugged environments. UL-listed and CSA-certified hi-flex cable, coil cords, and cable assemblies can be custom-designed to meet specific requirements. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Communication Systems & Equipment

Wi-Fi® Module is designed for embedded applications.

November 15, 2006

Enabling designers to add Wi-Fi connectivity to their applications, 5 Vdc MT800SWM and 3.3 Vdc MT800SWM-L embedded modules integrate TCP/IP protocol stack and include selectable speed serial interface. SocketWirelessWi-Fi products feature 802.11b functionality and have developer kits to assist in programming, testing, and evaluation. Measuring 1 x 2.5 in., RoHS compliant devices support ad-hoc and infrastructure mode and DTE speeds up to 230 Kbps. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mounting & Attaching Products

Nylon and Stainless Steel Cable Ties meet UL standards.

November 15, 2006

UL-recognized product line includes standard natural ties; black, weather-resistant ties, mounts, clips, and clamps; as well as stainless steel ties. All ties are available in various lengths and tensile strengths. Capable of withstanding temperatures from -40 to +185°F, standard and weather-resistant ties are made of UL94V2, 6/6 nylon. Stainless Steel ties, made of 304 or 316 stainless steel, have -80 to +538°C range. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Services

Connectors contain colored plugs, caps, and headers.

November 14, 2006

Universal MATE-N-LOK connectors are available with plugs, caps, and headers in red, orange, yellow, brown, green, blue, gray, black, or white. Different colors let designers color-code interconnections within device they are designing, meet system color-coding protocols, or promote visibility of wiring harnesses and assemblies. Constructed of UL 94V-0 or UL 94V-2 material, molded plastic products are RoHS-compliant and carry UL recognition, CSA certification, and VDE approvals. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Solderless Connectors require minimal cable preparation.

November 13, 2006

Designed to fit Times Microwave LMR®-240 & LMR®-400, Andrew Cinta CNT®-240 & CNT®-400, and CommScope WBC®-240 & WBC®-400 coaxial cables, RFN-1006 Series of 2-piece N Male connectors feature quick fitting, cable insertion type connector with captive internal contact and white bronze plating that provides tough non-tarnishing exterior finish. Installation requires minimal tooling, making connectors suitable for field applications. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mounting & Attaching Products

Wire Managers expedite installation and rework of cables.

November 13, 2006

Injection-molded E Series Horizontal Wire Managers are for use on standard 19 in. racks. Extra wide spacing between fingers and smooth edges provide routing of cable bundles, and built-in bend radius control maintains 1 in. minimum bend radius for transmission reliability. Multiple mounting slots on sides of wire managers permit alignment on rack while wire retention tabs and built-in cable retainers between fingers keep cables inside wire manager. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Power Connector meets PICMG 3.0 performance requirements.

November 10, 2006

Designated for use in Zone 1 as specified by PICMG 3.0, ATCA Power Connector is comprised of 8 size 16 contacts and 22 size 22 contacts. It uses gold over nickel plating at contact interface, and tin plating on PCB terminals. Insulation body has integrated guiding feature, and contact terminals provide compliant press-fit zones for assembly to PCB. Stamped female contacts' lead-in design, combined with contact cavity protection, prevents contact stubbing. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Lithium-ion Battery Platform offers two 36 V battery packs.

November 9, 2006

Litheon(TM) 36V Flexible Power System enables users to customize 36 V tool based on weight and runtime. Lightweight SlimPack suits one-handed and overhead applications with hammer drill/driver, while FatPack is used for heavy-duty functions such as 45° bevel cuts and ripping plywood with circular saw. Incorporating cooling fins and vents, system extends battery cycle-life. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Jack and Plug System suits PCB mount applications.

November 7, 2006

Miniature, Right Angle, Locking Power Jack and Plug system securely locks plug and jack together by utilizing keyed plugs that slide into slots on power jack. Once connected, hand twist secures plug. Designed to virtually eliminate accidental plug-to-jack decoupling, system is available in .080 and .100 in. pin sizes in PC, Surface, and Hybrid mount configurations. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Jumper Cordsets have North American and European approval.

November 3, 2006

Offered in cord lengths of 1.8 m, Interpower(TM) Sheet G/C7 Jumper cordsets are for equipment rated 2.5 A with service up to 250 Vac. Class II jumper cordsets are available with IEC 60320 Sheet G plug connector, 2 x 0.75 mm²/18 AWG universal cable, and IEC 60320 C7 connector. Applications include connection of IEC 60320 Sheet H outlet to IEC 60320 C8 power inlet. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Network Connectivity Components suit high-noise environments.

November 3, 2006

Uniprise® Foiled Twisted Pair Solution cable assemblies include Category 6 and 5e cabling, patch cords, modular patch panels, and information outlets. Products provides plug-and-play design to facilitate interconnection without special tools. With components that meet TIA/EIA, IEC 60603, and ISO/IEC 11801 standards, Uniprise FTP components are suitable for automotive and industrial markets. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mounting & Attaching Products

Electrical Mount eliminates floating device installations.

November 2, 2006

Designed to mount devices flush in oversized drywall, tile, and panel wall applications, Shim-lock fastens onto screw in mounting slot of electrical wiring device or lighting control strap. Once screw is tightened to desired depth, Shim-lock's tabs lock it in place. Made of steel with heat-treated finish and clear zinc chromate plating, product is 0.31 in. in length with #6 screw opening and provides device adjustment depth from 1/8 to 3/4 in. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fasteners & Hardware

Overmolded Threaded Connectors are sealed to IP68.

November 2, 2006

Series 870 7/8 in. overmolded threaded connectors come with 3, 4, or 5 gold-plated contacts with current carrying capacity of up to 13 A each. Sealed to IP68, connectors have been tested to survive water submersion to depth of 18 m for up to 24 hr. High degree of sealing is achieved through use of elastic, self-sealing contact carrier made of PUR. Connectors are overmolded to cable lengths of 2-5 m, custom lengths are also available. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Communication Systems & Equipment

Communicator expands HART connectivity.

November 1, 2006

Connecting to HART device in 15 sec, Model MFC 4100 HART® Communicator allows pick up and hold communication over range of loop resistances down to 60 W. With 2 backlight intensity levels, unit features secured barrel type ac adapter connection and two 9 V alkaline batteries that provide 20 hr of continuous use. Handheld device offers direct numeric, alpha, and symbol entry. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

M12 Connectors come with soldercup contacts.

November 1, 2006

Enabling users to self-solder wires having non-standard length or color to sockets, Series 763 male and female receptacles feature 4 or 5 gold-plated contacts supporting up to 4 A. Mateable with all industry standard a-coded M12 connectors, sockets provide protection rating of IP67 when assembled and mated. Front and rear mounting types are available for both genders. Connectors' termination area can be potted with epoxy to provide additional protection when unmated. Read More

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

DeviceBus Cables suit industrial networking environments.

October 31, 2006

Featuring TPE jackets and low temperature performance, IndustrialTuff DeviceBus 1345F and 1346F Cables offer resistance to weld splatter, oil, solvents, and abrasion in harsh industrial environments. Units combine data and power functionality in single cable and can be used for either trunk or drop applications, depending on system speed and overall end-to-end distance. Cables are RoHS compliant and CE approved, as well as fully compliant with ODVA specifications. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Machine Connectors offer overmolded option.

October 31, 2006

Available for straight and angled, male and female plugs, Series 692 Connectors with overmolded option feature 3+PE silver-plated contacts with current carrying capacity up to 13 A each. Contacts are crimped to four 1.5 mm² conductors encased in UL-approved, PVC-jacketed cable with outer diameter of 8.6 mm. Standard cable lengths are 2 m and other lengths are available upon request. All cord sets are 100% electrically tested for opens and shorts. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

M12 Connectors minimize surface area needed for mounting.

October 31, 2006

Featuring M12 rear thread, Series 713 Connectors can be mounted to panels up to 3 mm thick. Units are fixed from rear of panel with hexagonal nut. Male sockets with a-coding are offered in 4-, 5-, and 8-pin versions, while b-coded version is available with 4 pins. Solder-cup contacts allow wires of any length to be terminated. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Electrical Connector allows for 6 degrees of float.

October 27, 2006

Designed to interconnect 2 perpendicular power bus bars, Rocker Power Clip is used in N+1 rectifier and switching power supply applications. Device accepts solid .125 in. thick nickel or gold plated rectangular bus bar tab, which eliminates need for mating connector. Connector's design enables blind mating in deep racks, while small size facilitates dense power packing. Recognized to UL1977 and CSA standard C22.2, product is rated for up to 300 A continuous service. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Single-Pole Connection Products withstand harsh areas.

October 27, 2006

Rhino-Hide® 49 Series is comprised of male and female plugs, connectors, receptacles, insulators, and contacts suited for land-based and off-shore oil drilling rigs. Products are engineered to deliver up to 1,000 V ac or dc power and up to 1,135 A of continuous power. Accessory products, also available, include clevis pins, receptacle castings, dust cover caps, gaskets, and couplers. Read More