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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Northwire Exhibits Alongside LEMO at XPONENTIAL 2016 (an AUVSI Experience)

May 4, 2016

OSCEOLA, WI – Northwire, Inc., a LEMO Group Company and wire and cable manufacturer, will be displaying innovative technologies for cable assemblies and custom cable solutions during the XPONENTIAL AUVSI 2016, a global leader in the design and manufacturing of precision custom connection solutions, will join Northwire in the booth to exhibit the latest in cable/wire connector technology. ... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Plenum-Rated Coaxial Cable Assemblies have low-PIM ratings.

April 19, 2016

Constructed using jacketed, formable RG401 or RG402 coaxial cable, plenum-rated cable assemblies feature passive intermodulation (PIM) specifications as low as -150 dBc. Available connectors are 7/16 DIN Male or Type N-Male. While built to order regarding cable type, connectors, and length in inches, feet, or meters, assemblies are also available in bulk by foot. Design suits applications that incorporate Distributed Antenna Systems (DAS). Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Flexible Flat Cables for Wearable Electronics

April 14, 2016

Valencia, CA - Providing uninterrupted reliability and long term durability, Cicoil's Highly Flexible Flat Data and Video Cables are excellent for use on Wearable Electronics products, including Military Biosensors, Infotainment Systems, Mobile Computing and Virtual Reality Headsets. The thin profile and high strength wires provide excellent solutions for confined spaces and utilization... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Explosion Proof Extension Cord provides 3 receptacles.

April 13, 2016

Measuring 30 ft long, Model EPEXC-3X-12.3-30 extends reach of equipment in hazardous locations where power receptacles are not in close proximity to work space. Cord is fitted with 3 explosion proof twist lock receptacles constructed of non-sparking aluminum, with deep recessed contacts for protection against arcing, and powder coat finish for resistance to corrosion. Terminated with 20 A explosion proof plug, cord is oil-, chemical-, and abrasion-resistant. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Circular Connectors offer industrial equivalent to MIL-Spec.

April 12, 2016

Featuring completely over-molded cord sets and pre-wired and epoxied panel mount receptacles, plug-and-play MIL-Spec Industrial 5015 Equivalent Connectors eliminate risk of incorrect wiring. Products are available in 4 shell sizes of 10SL, 14S, 16S, and 18, each offering variety of pin counts and configurations. Using threaded couplings to mate, IP67-rated connectors are suited for factory automation, robotics, instrumentation, medical equipment, and power applications. Read More

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

Micro Coaxial Cables range from 32 to 50 AWG.

April 8, 2016

Designed to meet growing need for signal transmission in confined spaces, 50 Ω Micro Coax Cables are suited for applications ranging from medical endoscopes to industrial inspection. Products are available in 100 m put-ups and operate in temperatures ranging from -70 to 200°C. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

VFD and Motor Supply Cable utilizes XLPE insulation.

April 6, 2016

Meeting Rockwell® recommended cable designs for Type 1 installations, LUTZE Silflex® M VFD features thermoset XLPE insulation type XHHW-2, which offers optimized electrical performance and safety, and can withstand high overload and short circuit temperatures. Featuring flexible PVC jacket, shielded cable is listed as UL Type Flexible VFD Servo for compliance with UL 508A, NFPA 79, and NEC requirements. Cable has also been tested successfully in accordance to Oil Res I and II standards. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

Mini HDMI Extender transmits signals over CAT6/6a/7 cable.

April 6, 2016

Using one CAT6/6a/7 cable, ST-1C6-MINI-ULC transmits digital video and audio signals up to 164 ft. Product consists of 3.54 x 1.81 x 0.71 in. local unit that connects to HDMI source and one similarly sized remote unit that connects to HDMI display. Supporting HDTV resolutions to 1080p, extender has built-in default EDID table, is HDCP compliant, and supports such HDMI features as Dolby TrueHD, DTS-HD Master Audio, Dolby Digital, and DTS. Local and remote units can be powered via USB. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Cross-Polarized MIMO Panel Antenna has PIM rating of <-150 dBc.

April 5, 2016

Designed for in-building wireless networks, including DAS applications, HyperLink® HG72708XWPPR-NF features 2 independent antennas with cross-polarization. One antenna is +45° polarized, while other antenna is -45° polarized. This directional, wall-mount antenna, fed via 2 plenum-rated antenna leads terminated with N-female connectors, offers coverage from 700&ndash;2,700 MHz, which supports such networks as cellular 4G/LTE, Personal Communication Services (PCS), and 802.11b/g/n.<br /> Read More

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

FiberPlex Optical Fiber Technology Onboard USS Nimitz

March 31, 2016

Annapolis Junction, MD  – Network security has been battened down on the USS Nimitz aircraft carrier (CVN 68), thanks in part to new fiber optic communications equipment by FiberPlex Technologies. The U.S. Navy’s oldest and most prominent aircraft carrier installed FiberPlex SATCOM serial data transmission equipment as part of its new Consolidated Afloat Networks and Enterprise Services... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Future Electronics Promotes Cable Assemblies from Adam Tech

March 25, 2016

Pointe Claire, Quebec - Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, recently announced immediate availability of industry standard cable solutions from Adam Tech. Adam Tech standard cable assemblies provide system designers a comprehensive assortment of cable solutions for both power and signal applications in the telecom, datacom, industrial, healthcare and... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

USB Adapter Cables foster Type-C/legacy compatibility.

March 24, 2016

Type-C USB 2.0 and USB 3.0 adapter cables connect older peripheral devices to newer computer or Type-C-enabled peripherals to older computers. Each plug-and-play cable features twisted pair data lines that help reduce crosstalk and maximize flexibility. While USB 2.0 variants include Type-C to A, B, Micro-B, Mini-B 5 position, or C, USB 3.0 cables come in Type-C to A, B, and Micro-B versions. Each series has 30 µ gold-plated connectors, double-shielded cable, and fully molded connectors. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

USB-C Cables connect to Thunderbolt/USB/Display Port.

March 18, 2016

Thunderbolt&trade; 3 USB-C cables, fostering cable simplification, provide optimized data and video bandwidth while also supplying power. Available in lengths of 0.5 m, 40 Gbps cables (TBLT34MM50CM) support Thunderbolt 3; USB3.1 (5 Gbps) and USB3.1 (10 Gbps); and up to 60 W/3 A power delivery. Offered in 1 m (TBLT3MM1M) and 2 m (TBLT3MM2M) lengths, 20 Gbps cables support Thunderbolt 3; USB3.1 (5 Gbps) and USB3.1 (10 Gbps); Display Port; and up to 60 W/3 A power delivery. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mounting & Attaching Products

Millimeter Wave VNA Test Cables are rated to 50 and 67 GHz.

March 15, 2016

Used as durable and flexible VNA test port extenders, precision VNA test cables withstand common test lab situations. Characteristics include VSWR of 1.3:1 at 50 GHz and 1.4:1 at 67 GHz; phase stability, with flexure of ±6° at 50 GHz with 2.4 mm connectors and ±8° at 67 GHz using 1.85 mm connectors; and flex life exceeds 100,000 cycles. Braided stainless steel armoring surrounding coax affords strength and flexibility, and stainless steel connectors support up to 5,000 mating cycles. Read More

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

Long-Lost Apollo Space Cable Returns Home

March 8, 2016

Almost 50 years after an Apollo Space Walk, a Long-lost Flat Cable Harness returned back home to Cicoil. The “Bio-Harness” Assembly, built by Cicoil for the 1969 Apollo 9 Space Flight, was acquired by Cicoil in a NASA Apollo Space Program Auction. Amazingly, the harness looks virtually brand-new, considering its age and the number of miles it has travelled. The 26 inch long electrical... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

USB 2.0 Micro-/Mini-B Cable Assemblies feature LSZH construction.

February 29, 2016

Available in 5 lengths from 0.3&ndash;3 m, USB 2.0 Micro-B and Mini-B 5 position LSZH cable assemblies accommodate needs of installations that prohibit use of PVC and utilize Micro-B and Mini-B 5 position USB connectors. Each product feature double-shielded 28/28 AWG LSZH cabling, 30 micron gold plated connectors that withstand repeated mating cycles, and LSZH jackets and over molds. Areas of use include those intolerant to toxic smoke from standard cables and where air quality is of concern. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

HD Fiber Optic Cables have eco-friendly and ruggedized design.

February 25, 2016

Ruggedized fiber optic hybrid HDTV SMPTE camera cables work with SMPTE 3K.93C Series, media converters, and push-pull connectors. SMPTE PUR LSZH Cold-Flex has low smoke zero halogen and halogen free flame retardant jacket as well as HFFR inners. As aramid fiber HD cable, Harsh Duty PUR LSZH Cold-Flex is flexible and meets all specifications as previous cable. Flex-lite 6.8 mm Steadicam&trade; HD Cable is optimized for Steadicam&trade; to recorder applications with cable lengths limited to 5 m. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Ethernet Patch Cables suit high-density applications.

February 23, 2016

Available in performance ratings of Category 6 and Category 6A, respectively, Series TRD628BL and TRD628ABL support data rates up to 10 Gbps for high-speed voice, video, and data applications. Slim-line 28 AWG Ethernet patch cables feature spline-free design for applications that require smaller, more flexible cable. Offered in lengths of 1, 3, 5, 7, 10, and 14 ft, cables have RJ45 plugs with molded boots and 50 µ gold-plated contacts. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Safety & Security Equipment

How to Move up the Safety Curve from Basic Clamps and Cables on a Budget

February 18, 2016

Protecting workers and company assets from ignitions caused by static electricity can't be left to chance. In facilities where flammable and combustible products are processed, there's a very high probability that static electricity is generated by the movement of gases, liquids and solids. The risks of a fire or explosion caused by a discharge of static electricity in an EX/HAZLOC... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Software

Pasternack Announces a New and Improved Version of the Cable Creator(TM)

February 18, 2016

Now You Can Design, Customize and Purchase Your Own Special Cable Configurations at Pasternack.com Irvine, CA - Pasternack, a leading provider of in-stock and ready to ship RF, microwave and millimeter wave products, has just released an improved version of their popular online tool called The Cable Creator™. This new iteration allows the user to not only design and customize special cable... Read More