Electrical Cable & Wire

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Cable Assemblies withstand harsh conditions.

July 18, 2016

Providing secure operator-independent connection, Brad® Ultra-Lock® M12 Cable Assemblies have Ultra-Lock® connectors with radial seal and mechanical-locking design that locks with quick push-pull motion. Assemblies feature PVC jackets, 22 AWG conductors, and IP69K rating when mated. Brad® Nano-Change® M8 Cable Assemblies, utilizing anti-vibration feature to prevent loosening, have PVC jackets, dynamic -20 to +105°C operating temperature, and IP68 rating when mated. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Machinery & Machining Tools, Robotics, Services, Vision Systems

LEONI Brings Together Automation Technology, German Brew at Oktoberfest Networking Event

July 15, 2016

LEONI Engineering Products Services, Inc. (Lake Orion, Mich.), with global headquarters in Nuremberg, Germany, will celebrate the company’s heritage, its focus on automation technology, and German beer-making during an Oktoberfest-styled event on September 29, 2016. LAKE ORION, MI – LEONI Engineering Products & Services, Inc. (LEONI EPS), part of Nuremberg-based LEONI AG and one of North... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Passive Audio Component extends signal reach over UTP cable.

July 13, 2016

Once implemented, Single Channel InstaSnake allows sending of audio signals over Cat5, 5e, 6 or 6a data cables. This passive component, which measures 2.75 x 1.45 x 1.60 in., specifically enables bi-directional mic level, line level, analog or digital audio signals over UTP cable up to 1900 ft. Along with flat frequency response, low THD and residual noise, as well as phantom power support, features include rugged construction and Neutrik connectors. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Improved Molex Pigtail Assemblies with Overmold Strain Relief

July 12, 2016

Original equipment manufacturers (OEM’s) tend to outsource and purchase Molex pigtail assemblies to use as sub-assemblies for box builds, industrial equipment, medical applications and printed circuit board assemblies to name a few. Molex style of power and signal connectors are functional, cost effective and make excellent candidates for injection molding especially when combined with an... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Visit Cicoil Booth # 2312 at Semicon West

July 8, 2016

If you are planning to attend this year's Semicon® West Show at Moscone Hall in San Francisco - July 14-16, make a note to visit the Cicoil Booth # 2312 in the South Hall to see the latest advancement in Flexible Cable Innovations. We will be showcasing our NEW EZ-Flexx™ Flat Cable Design Solution, which offers quick easy cable prep and is an excellent, lightweight alternative to... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Direct Connection Cables link cameras and lights.

July 1, 2016

Featuring 12-pin M12 to Y 12-Pin + 5-Pin connector, CTL Grey Series cable operates with SICK Inspector® cameras and Smart Vision Lights LED products. Plug-and-play design, which is also CE and RoHS compliant, facilitates direct wired connection and installation. By using cable and adapter (Part No. CB-RS-SICK-ISP), cameras can be attached to S75 Brick Spot Light, L300 Linear Light, R80 Ring Light, and R130 Ring Light. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Explosion Proof Extension Cord provides 8 outlets.

June 24, 2016

Measuring 25 ft long, Model EPEXC-8X-12.3-25 extends reach of equipment in hazardous locations where power receptacles are not in close proximity to work space. Cord is fitted with 8 explosion proof twist-lock receptacles constructed of non-sparking aluminum for connection of equipment and is terminated with 20 A explosion proof plug. Supporting 3-pole, 2-wire designs, cord is oil-, chemical-, and abrasion-resistant, while receptacles feature deep recessed contacts for protection against arcing. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Rugged and Flexible Test Cable operates up to 40 GHz.

June 24, 2016

Delivering phase- and amplitude-stable performance, KillerBee™ test cable operates from DC–40 GHz to accommodate needs of diverse test needs of laboratories and production environments. Rugged and flexible product, exhibiting thermal stability from -50 to +150°C, features GrooveTube® outer conductor technology and Boundless™ low loss PTFE dielectric. Design provides dependable and repeatable performance that minimizes calibration and downtime. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mounting & Attaching Products

M12 Connectors support high-speed applications.

June 23, 2016

With data transmission rates up to 10 Gbps, M12 X­coded products meet CAT6A specifications, have 8 contacts, and conform to DIN IEC 61076­2­109. Each connection supports up to 0.5 A and 60 V. When fully mated, connection is IP67 rated. Along with male and female receptacles with dip solder angled contacts that offer versatility when designing panels and mounting connector to board, products include male to female jumper cordset, male to male cordset, and feed­through connector. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Transportation Industry Products

Cable Assemblies, Adapters suit military and commercial aircraft.

June 20, 2016

Titan Ground Power™ Series includes 28 Vdc, 270 Vdc, and 400 Hz cable assemblies and field-replaceable adapters resistant to fluctuating and severe climatic conditions. Floating sockets independently adjust to aircraft receptacle pins. Cable assemblies consist of jumpers, single-point refueling cables, and extension cables; lengths range from 20–100 ft; and connector types include round, rectangular, or trapezoidal. Configurations also include banded, 6-around-1, and neoprene jacketed. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Right Angle Test Cables are rated up to 27 GHz.

June 15, 2016

Featuring low-profile design, Right Angle Test Cables cover frequency range from DC–27 GHz for SMA versions and DC–18 GHz for Type-N and TNC terminated cables. Units are available in 0.086 in. and 0.141 in. diameter, double shielded coaxial design with VSWR of 1.25:1, isolation in excess of 90 dB, and operating temperature of -40 to +150°C. Smooth wall formed by braid over spiral ribbon allows for flexible cable with similar performance to solid wall semi-rigid cable. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Explosionproof 25 ft Extension Cord has 20 A receptacle.

June 14, 2016

Fitted with one 20 A explosionproof twist lock receptacle constructed of non-sparking aluminum, EPEXC-P20A-GFCI-25 securely connects explosionproof equipment in hazardous locations. Inline GFCI reset and test switch ensures proper operation, while spring loaded receptacle door prevents ingress of water and contaminants when unit is not in use. Explosionproof straight blade plug ensures safe connection throughout hazardous work area. Heavy-duty unit also withstands wet and corrosive conditions.
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Electrical Equipment & Systems, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment

Redesigned Cable Assembly for Medical Device OEM

June 10, 2016

Challenge Epec was approached by a medical device OEM to help them redesign a cable assembly. This assembly is used as interconnect on a medical probe found in hospitals and clinics globally. The challenge was that a customer needed an assembly that could withstand repeated sterilization. In addition they wanted a way to easily interchange membrane switches with various levels of resistance.... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Cable Assembly Design Solution for Industrial Product Vending Machines

June 10, 2016

Challenge A customer approached Epec for a quote on a cable assembly used as a component in a vending machine that was being used on factory floors in industrial environments. These vending machines dispense small tools, safety equipment, or small MRO type items to the factory workers to enable better inventory management. The customer had an ongoing demand for these cable assemblies.... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage

Production Box Build Cable Assembly Based on Prototype Sample

June 10, 2016

Challenge A leading independent provider of testing services and equipment contacted Epec with a request to build a custom, ruggedized, network interface box. They provided a prototype unit for us to reproduce, along with a dimensional schematic and bill of materials (BOM). The box build assembly is used to link four video cameras with a computer network. The cameras are used to record... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Carr Manufacturing Provides High Quality Cable Assembly Products for Aerospace and Military Industries

June 9, 2016

Summary: Carr Manufacturing Company, Inc., (CMC) is a leader in providing industrial and military cable assemblies and harnesses. CMC’s standard and custom cable harness and assembly offerings provide the necessary solutions to support a variety of aerospace and military electronic equipment. The success of CMC is due to the organization’s dedication to provide high quality and durable... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mounting & Attaching Products

Electrical 20 AWG Wire targets industrial applications.

June 7, 2016

Available in 500-foot spools, 20-gauge MTW wire features heat- and moisture-resistant, insulating PVC jackets. This 20 AWG electrical wire, with diameter suited for terminal block connections that cannot accept larger wire, comes in 10 solid colors or striped in white with blue, blue with white, white with orange, or green with yellow spiral stripes to foster identification from any angle. Suited for industrial applications, UL-approved product is also RoHS and CSA compliant. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Cables, Cordsets, and Accessories feature IP67 rating.

May 27, 2016

ZIPport Series includes Mini Size 1 cables, cordsets, field-wireable connectors, T-couplers, and bulkhead receptacles. Cordsets and patch cables feature non-wicking, non-hygroscopic, oil-resistant yellow PVC cable jacket and body. Available in 2–6 poles, connectors have copper alloy contacts with gold plating and nickel-plated brass nut coupling with 7/8–16 UN2 threads. Bulkhead receptacles feature anodized aluminum shell, 0.3 m cable, and ½ NPT mounting threads. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Safety & Security Equipment

Camera Cables connect cameras from Baumer and other OEMs to lights.

May 26, 2016

Offered in standard lengths of 0.3 or 2 m and other lengths by request, camera-to-light (CTL) Grey Series comes in versions available for steady/constant and flash/strobe connections. Steady/constant camera cable offers power and ground sync and is compatible with constant-operation lights, while flash/strobe cable is compatible with OverDrive series and offers power, ground, and flash sync. Both CTL cables offer standard M8 and M12 connection.
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Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc. Introducing High-Frequency Solutions at IMS 2016

May 23, 2016

New cable assembly products solve 70 GHz challenges. LANDENBERG, Pa. - W. L. Gore and Associates (Gore) has continuously expanded the company's microwave/RF solutions at higher frequencies by designing cable assemblies that are reliable and will perform over time, and Gore is now addressing industry requirements for enhanced performance in the 60-70 GHz range.At the 60-70 GHz range, there... Read More