Electrical Wire & Cable & Connectors

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Battery Watering System fills up to 25 cells simultaneously.

January 19, 2007

Stealth Float(TM) float-based battery watering system operates with water pressure from 3-60 psi and suits installations of 5-25 batteries. Without requiring multiple float sizes, .60 in. high system ensures that all cells are filled to same level simultaneously. It includes kink- and crush-resistant tubing with push-fit connections, and fill-level indicator, viewable on top and side of battery, to show when water is required. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

PCB Mounted Jacks meet and exceed Category 6a requirements.

January 19, 2007

Able to be specified for use in premise wiring systems and 10GBASE-T applications, SS-60300 Series has internal compensation and meets/exceeds 500 MHz Cat 6a requirements. Design integrates capacitive and inductive compensation on flexible circuit board that attaches directly to tips of jacks' contacts, canceling NEXT crosstalk introduced to jack from plug. FCC- and RoHS-compliant, vertical or right-angle products come in shielded and unshielded versions. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Plenum Cable facilitates LAN installation processes.

January 17, 2007

FREEDM® Loose Tube Gel-Free Plenum Cables eliminate need to transition splice when entering building. Featuring 250 µm color-coded fibers that facilitate identification during installation, these flame-retardant, indoor/outdoor, plenum-rated products have all-dielectric cable construction that requires no grounding or bonding. Cables are available with 12-60 fibers and come in 62.5 µm, 50 µm (including laser-optimized), and single-mode versions. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Flat Cables are suitable for HDMI equipment.

January 11, 2007

Offered in lengths up to 15 m, ATF series flat HDMI cables have HDMI 1.3 rating to transfer high resolution 1440p/WQXGA signal. Cables carry 30, 36, and 48-bit color depth to transmit 1B, 69B, and 281T colors and also support Dolby® TrueHD and DTS-HD Master Audio(TM) compressed digital audio formats, providing 8 channels of surround sound. Available in black and white colors, RoHS and CL2 rated cables also have paintable jackets to hide them on walls. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Cabling System transmits HD video signals up to 80 ft.

January 10, 2007

RapidRun Digital(TM) cabling system supports HDCP compatible DVI and HDMI signals, and features RapidRun Digital Active Wall Plate(TM) with integrated equalizer/extender, allowing 1080p signal to be transmitted over base cable as long as 65 ft. Runner(TM) base cable provides pathway for uncompressed HD video, and runners fit through ¾ in. conduit even with 90° sweep. DVI or HDMI break-away flying leads or wall plate termination options are available. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Converters link HP fiber optic terminals to RS-232 ports.

January 9, 2007

Fiber 232 HP Fiber/RS-232 Converters connect fiber optic linked terminals to controller that has RS-232 interface port. System offers full duplex connection between 2 devices, and ports of connected terminals are protected from damage by potential differences between them. While Fiber 232 Model 4137 connects via DB-9 connector, Model 4139 connects via RJ-45 connector. Both provide full galvanic isolation between connected devices, and data transfer rate is greater than 20 Kbps. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fasteners & Hardware

Flexible Cords come in rubber and TPE.

January 9, 2007

Suited for extreme operating environments, Viper(TM) Rubber Cords resist extreme heat, oil, chemicals, abrasion, and other hazards found in abusive settings. QuantumTPE(TM) Cords feature operating temperatures from -60 to 105°C and do not leave scuff marks on floors. Available with 300 and 600 V ratings, both families have sunlight resistant jackets rated for outdoor use and conductors rated for wet locations. Conductor sizes range from 2-18 AWG in most constructions. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Connector System offers modular flexibility.

January 8, 2007

With HVS variable connector system, users can choose from over 25 connector modules and can mount or dismount up to 6 single or 3 double modules into solid metal frame without tooling. Modules cover nominal voltage to 3,000 V and nominal current up to 250 A as well as standard, pneumatic, and high-density applications, with up to 25 poles/module available. They can accept cables up to 120 mm² dia with machined or stamped crimp contacts in addition to spring type terminals. Read More

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

Circular Plastic Connector features Ethernet-enabled design.

January 5, 2007

Accepting RJ45 inserts for Ethernet communication applications, Series 45 is designed for Category 5 and 5e cable. Positive lock coupling provides reliable connections, while protective cap can be used to cover receptacles when not in use. Featuring IP67 sealing, RoHS-compliant connector is suitable for industrial machinery, diagnostics equipment, printers, and other locations where ruggedization and environmental sealing are necessary. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Circular Connectors are designed for industrial use.

January 3, 2007

Available in male and female versions, both with 3, 4, or 5 poles, 7/8 in. circular connectors feature field-attachable or molded PVC cables (right angle or straight) and receptacles. Connectors are constructed using metal housings with gold-plated surfaces for optimum contact efficiency, operate between -40 and +80°C, and carry IP68 protection rating. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Cable Assemblies are designed for motion environments.

January 2, 2007

Constructed to meet demands associated with motion control and vision systems, GORE(TM) FireWire® High Flex Round and Flat Cable Assemblies bend without incurring any bit errors or loss of data. They maintain stable attenuation over flex life. Round cable assemblies are tested to 5 million cycles in rolling flex motions on bend radius of 50 mm, and flat cable assemblies are tested to 20 million cycles in rolling flex motions on bend radius of 20 mm. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mechanical Power Transmission

Hermetic Feedthroughs offer safe air side connectivity.

January 2, 2007

Available in 40 kV and 50 kV, Hermetic High Voltage Feedthroughs each have 10 A current carrying capacity. Units include weldable, ConFlat®, and ISO flange-mounted installation configurations. Corona-resistant cable assembly utilizes molded silicone body and silicone insulated cable in lengths of 8 ft. Built for extreme conditions, feedthroughs feature temperature capability of -269 to 450°C and are guaranteed to be leaktight to leak rate less than 1 x 10-10 atc-cc/sec. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Retractile Cordsets are designed for PROFIBUS®-DP networks.

January 2, 2007

Able to be extended up to 4 times their original retracted length, retractile cordsets are constructed with polyurethane jackets and straight or right angle connectors. They can extend up to 1, 2, or 5 m in length and feature nickel-plated brass and stainless steel coupling nuts to promote durable connection. Suited for motion and robotics in automotive applications, products meet requirements of EN-50170-2-2 for communication up to 12 Mbaud. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Test Points are color-coded to facilitate identification.

January 2, 2007

PCB-mountable, RoHS-compliant TP-104 Series are through-hole parts engineered for use on 0.062 in. thick boards. Suited for high-density PCB fabricators, products can be ordered precut to any of 30 positions and feature loop-style test points' plastic standoffs that facilitate polarization. Rectangular passage in molded standoff maintains wire form alignment. Low-profile series facilitates secure, non-slip grip of alligator clips, probes, J-hooks, tips, and grabbers. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Circular Connectors are available with 3, 4, and 5 poles.

December 22, 2006

With IP68 protection rating and ability to operate between -40° and +80°C , 7/8 in. circular connectors are offered in male and female versions with field attachable or molded PVC cable versions (right angle/straight) and receptacles. Units are constructed using metal housings with gold plated surfaces for optimum contact efficiency. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Solenoid Valve Connectors have integrated gasket design.

December 21, 2006

Able to turn alternating current into direct current, 5FR and 5JR series incorporate full-wave bridge rectifiers inside fully molded connectors. Both reduce coil burnout due to valve sticking and eliminate hum of alternating current. Rated to IP67/NEMA 6, products are made from flexible polyurethane and come in low-profile, straight-line (5FR) or 90° (5JR) interface/cord configurations. Black version is standard, and white translucent version is offered for lighted versions. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Cable Ties suit any temporary securing need.

December 20, 2006

Available in lengths of 4-11 in. with minimum tensile strength ranging from 18-50 lb, cable ties are available in different packaging options, including poly-bags, reusable canisters, and tackle boxes. Products come in variety of colors and are suited for range of uses in home, office, or industrial environments. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Banana Jacks promote panel construction efficiency.

December 20, 2006

Designed for accelerated panel construction and optimal conductivity, IEC 1010, 4 mm Banana Jacks for Sheathed Plugs are available with threaded studs, solder tabs, and threaded studs with hexagonal nuts. Jacks feature gold-plated nickel pins (nickel-plated brass for Part No. 72930) to promote connectivity and polyamide bodies for durability. Packaged in quantities of 10 per color, 1.34 in. long jacks are rated 1,000 V Cat III, 36 A max, with 30 Ncm max screwing torque. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

RAST Headers suit printed circuit board applications.

December 18, 2006

Based upon .250 x .032 FASTON tabs and built on 5 mm centerlines per European RAST 5 standard, FASTON RAST 5 Headers are fully shrouded and available with 2-8 contact positions. Tabs are tin-plated or sliver-plated brass and shroud housing is UL 94 V-0. Available in vertical and right angle configurations, headers are press-fit into PCB before soldering. Units mate with any RAST 5-compliant female receptacle or individual quick connects of appropriate position and size. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Electrical Equipment & Systems

GFCI Wiring Devices add safety to construction projects.

December 15, 2006

Taking advantage of standard commercial pigtailing process, PlugTail(TM) Ground Fault Circuit Interrupters (GFCIs) promote consistent and safe installations for any commercial construction project. Products meet Federal Specification requirements and eliminate exposed terminals for finger safe application. Tail process helps prevent miswiring and offers SafeLock(TM) protection. Line includes Spec and Hospital Grades in nominal, Nightlight, and Tamper-Resistant versions. Read More