Electrical Cable & Wire

Electrical Equipment & Systems

CAMI Research, a WHCC Top Product Winner, Reports Milestone Continuity Measurement

October 19, 2016

CAMI Research Inc. (Acton, MA), a 2015 Wire Harness Cable Connector Top Product winner, reports that a customer has successfully tested simultaneous, multipoint continuity in a two-mile long, multicore cable (rated at 10Ω/1000ft) using a CableEye M3UH tester. Overview Priced in the low thousands range, the test has more traditionally been carried out with testers x10 more expensive. ... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Portable Multi-Conductor Service Cord comes in 600, 300 V ratings.

October 7, 2016

Available in 18–10 AWG and 2-, 3-, or 4-wire configurations, Type SOOW and SJOOW hard-usage flexible power cables are rated for severe (600 V) and junior severe (300 V) service. Each cable has multiple conductors and is used for electrical power connections requiring flexibility and environmental resistance. Products come in 20–1,000 ft lengths and feature bare copper conductors with Class K stranding, outer jacket constructed of CPE thermoset rubber, and EPDM thermoset rubber insulation. Read More

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

Learn about the Pressurized Connector that Saved the London Underground and other High Performance Coaxial Solutions at European Microwave Week

October 4, 2016

Ipswich, MA – San-tron, a designer and manufacturer of RF coaxial connectors and cable assemblies, will be discussing their latest innovations at European Microwave Week in London, UK October 4-6th in stand #67. The pSeries™ family of pressurized cable assemblies is highlighted in San-tron’s latest case study: London Underground Keeps Trains Moving (and Communications Clear). The case... Read More

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

Indoor/Outdoor Ribbon Cable features high fiber density.

October 3, 2016

Intended for data center and central office networks, AccuRiser™ Indoor/Outdoor Ribbon Cable allows engineers and technicians to bypass building entrance terminal and route cable directly to where it is needed. Gel-free construction helps minimize cable preparation time for splicing. Cable meets demands of outdoor route between buildings while providing fire rating needs of indoor installations. With 288-864 fibers, product eliminates need for multiple runs of smaller fiber count cables. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Atlas-X1 System Receives Gold-Level Award in Cabling Installation & Maintenance 2016 Innovators Awards Program

September 19, 2016

BOTHELL, Wash. - Leviton announced today that its Atlas-X1™ structured cabling system was recognized by the judges of the annual Cabling Installation Maintenance Innovators Awards program. Leviton was honored with a Gold-level award. Alan Bergstein, publisher of Cabling Installation & Maintenance (www.cablinginstall.com) said, "This prestigious... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

General Cable Showcases GenSPEED® Brand Products with LP Listing for PoE AT 2016 BICSI Fall Conference

September 15, 2016

SAN ANTONIO, TX – General Cable (NYSE: BGC) will be exhibiting in Booth #438/339 at the 2016 BICSI Fall Conference in San Antonio, TX where the company will showcase its GenSPEED® Brand line of LP Listed Data Communications cables. General Cable’s GenSPEED Brand cables featuring EfficienC™ Max Technology were the industry’s first cables to be certified as Limited Power (LP) by... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Dual Outlet 50 ft Extension Cord has explosionproof design.

September 15, 2016

Used where power receptacles are not close to work space, EPEXC-50-2X20A-12.3 extends to 50 ft to securely connect explosionproof equipment in hazardous locations. Heavy-duty cord offers 2 explosionproof twist lock receptacles and is terminated with 20 A, explosionproof plug. Cord, plug, and receptacles are 3-pole, 2-wire design. Internal, deeply recessed receptacle plug contacts maintain constant pressure along entire length for optimal connectivity. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Plugs, Connectors, and Cords feature anti-bacterial design.

September 8, 2016

Part of IEC 309 industrial line of products, SteriGuard™ Plugs, Connectors, and Cord Sets have embedded antimicrobial additives that inhibit growth of bacteria to prevent food-borne illnesses such as e-coli and salmonella by 99%. Watertight devices are also impact-, heat-, and weather-resistant as well as rated for use with NEMA 4, 4X, 6, and 6P enclosures. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Overmolded M12 Cordsets tolerate harsh environments.

August 29, 2016

Available with 3–12 gold-­plated contacts, overmolded M12 cordsets feature white overmold accompanied with grey PVC cable and stainless steel locking nut. Design has max rated voltage of 250 V and withstands fast-paced automation exertion while being able to endure chemicals, high-pressure washdowns, and applications with high vibration. These aspects, along with IP69K rating, suit food and beverage, pharmaceutical, and chemical industries. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Cable Assemblies support Bosch Rexroth® servo drive systems.

August 15, 2016

Available pre-assembled to connect with Bosch Rexroth® servo drive systems, LUTZE Servo Cable Assemblies provide optimal mechanical and electrical performance in continuous motion applications. Each assembly is available in custom lengths of 0.5 m increments. Made with proper crimp and shield terminations to ensure compliance with EMC directive, assemblies are fully compatible with IndraDyn motor and IndraDrive controller series. Read More

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

Newly Improved InstaMusician(TM) from ETS

August 11, 2016

InstaMusician Baluns (SDS903/SDS904). Shannon Slaton - Theater Sound Designer I have been designing and mixing musicals for years-decades, actually - and I am always looking for ways to improve things. Whether it is how we deal with Clear-Com or video, or whether it is how we program the console and sound cues, I am always looking for better, easier, or more logical ways. One of the... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Extension Cord features rotating and locking design.

August 9, 2016

Providing space savings and secure connectivity, Rotating and Locking Extension Cord features 360° rotating plug and Q-Lock™ locking receptacle. Low-profile NEMA 5-15P Plug, at roughly ½ in., can squeeze into slim places. Its 360° motion guarantees that there is no undue strain on wire, ensuring that cord stays intact without splitting or causing electric hazards. Q-Lock receptacle locks onto pins of any standard 5-15P plug and is rated up to 30 lb of force. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Cicoil Celebrates the 60th Anniversary of its Ribbon Cable

August 8, 2016

On March 5, 2016 Cicoil celebrated the 60th year of its founding as a manufacturer of innovative multi-conductor cables.  Ironically, Cicoil also has another 60th anniversary to celebrate as well this year – the development of the IDC Ribbon Cable in August of 1956. Due to advanced developments of Mainframe Computer products, the need arose for a cable that could provide flexibility in... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Future Electronics Announces Worldwide Distribution Agreement for TE Connectivity's DEUTSCH Aerospace Product Line

August 5, 2016

MONTREAL – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components founded in 1968 by Robert Miller, recently announced an expanded inventory of  DEUTSCH products, for the aerospace and transportation markets, from TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors. This new worldwide distribution agreement further strengthens the longtime business relationship... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Plug-and-Play Cable connects cameras to lights.

August 4, 2016

Designed to operate with Smart Vision Lights LED products, CTL (camera-to-light) Grey Series cable directly connects single light and Teledyne DALSA's BOA® series cameras. Plug-and-play design, which facilitates connectivity and installation, offers power, ground, and strobe pass-through capability. Offering M12 connection, cable is also compatible with Baumer VeriSens®XC series, Datalogic®, SICK Inspector® series, and Cognex In-Sight® and Dataman® cameras. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Stackable Right-Angle Ethernet Cables increase panel density.

August 1, 2016

Stackable, right-angle Ethernet cable assemblies, accommodating tight-fit and dense connectivity applications in data centers and enclosures, provide true Category 5e and Category 6 performance while stacked with L-com standard right-angle cables. Channel separator and load bar promote optimal performance as well as compliance with TIA/EIA-568 standards while maintaining right-angle bend. Shielded and unshielded versions are available. Read More

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