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Electrical Equipment & Systems, Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Benchtop Stripping Machine requires no electricity.

April 20, 2016

Featuring fully pneumatic operation, UniStrip 2050 strips multi-conductor cables from 0.16–0.59 in. in diameter and wires from 10–2/0 AWG. Stripping length is adjusted by manually sliding cable stop forward or backward. After cable is inserted, stripping is activated via foot pedal. Machine includes 3 blade sets with 4 different radius blade sizes per set for total of 12 different blade sizes. Seven wire guide sizes are included to handle complete application range. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Wire Connector replaces up to 4 fixed-spring connectors.

April 15, 2016

Offered in bright orange to aid identification by electricians making connections, Twister® LT accommodates solid or stranded wire from 2 #22 AWG to 3 #12 AWG. While live-action, square-wire spring expands and threads onto conductors without requiring pre-twisting, contoured swept-wings maximize torque when applied by hand. Hexagonal shaped head allows for installation with ¼ in. nut driver. Max ratings are 600 V (building) and 1,000 V (signs and lighting fixtures). Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools

Ergonomic Cable and Bolt Cutters operate using 10.8 V battery.

April 8, 2016

Performing cuts in <8 sec, micro cable and bolt cutters feature 350° rotating blade heads, auto-retract blade, and LED light. Ergonomics reduce injuries from extended use while improving cut quality. While ES32ML has capacity to cut 600 MCM copper and 750 MCM aluminum cable, ES32FML cuts 1 ¼ in. fine stranded copper cable. Along with threaded rod, rebar, steel rod, guy wire, and wire mesh cable tray, BS12ML cuts bolts up to ½ in. Gator Eye® technology, also included, facilitates maintenance. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Multilayered Conduit facilitates maintenance planning.

April 4, 2016

Available in sizes up to NW 70 and metric 80 to protect cable in robotic and automation applications, PMA® XR90 indicates extent of surface wear via 3 concentric layers of abrasion-resistant nylon 12. Nominal surface is black, but wear reveals yellow to warn of need for upcoming maintenance and red to indicate required maintenance. With service life of up to 10 million cycles, multilayered conduit also offers selection of support brackets, half shells, and tube clamps. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

FSR and Connectrac Partner to Sell and Support Wireways Line

April 1, 2016

FSR+Connectrac Targets AV Market with Floor-based Cabling Solutions Woodland Park, NJ  - FSR, a leading manufacturer of a wide variety of infrastructure products for the audio/video, education, hospitality, government, and religious markets, is announcing its partnership with Connectrac, manufacturer of Wireways. Wireways is a floor-based series of cable management solutions for bringing... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

PEX Tubing offers corrugated sleeving option.

March 31, 2016

Available with inserted red or blue ViegaPEX&trade; Ultra Tubing in ½ and ¾ in. dimensions in 300-foot coils, black corrugated sleeving is suited for potable hot and cold water applications in commercial or residential in-slab installations or anywhere additional protection is needed. Tubing is rated at 100 psi at 180°F and 160 psi at 73°F. Offering chlorine and UV resistance, tubing is manufactured to ASTM F876/F877 and listed to ANSI/NSF Standards 14 and 61. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools

Side-Cutting Pliers also incorporate wire stripper/crimper.

March 30, 2016

In addition to cutting and stripping 10&ndash;12 AWG solid and 12&ndash;14 AWG stranded wire, 9 in. Journeyman&trade; (Cat No. J2139NECRN) crimps non-insulated connectors, lugs, and terminals. High-leverage design with crimping die positioned behind hinge promotes cutting and gripping power, and cross-hatched knurled jaws are optimized for gripping. Along with induction-hardened cutting knives, features include tool steel construction with hot-riveted joint and dual-material Journeyman handle. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Klein® Tools Brings Award-Winning Super Rod Wire Pulling Products to North America

March 17, 2016

Lincolnshire, IL – Klein Tools (http://www.kleintools.com), for professionals since 1857, is partnering with Super Rod, a UK-based company, to introduce a series of low-voltage wire pulling products in the US and Canada. Super Rod is a leader in wire installation tools in Europe and is a repeat winner of the Queen’s award for innovation. ... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Platinum Tools® Shows Complete Start-to-Finish Connectivity Options at 2016 ISC West

March 14, 2016

Modular Plugs, Cat6A Connectors, Boots, Strain Relief, Connectors and Installation Hardware for Datacom, Telecom, Video, and Other Installation Applications are Available NEWBURY PARK, Calif.  - Platinum Tools® (www.platinumtools.com), the leader in solutions for the preparation, installation, hand termination, and testing of wire and cable,... 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

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Portable Tools

Wire Management Products come in diverse configurations.

March 4, 2016

Offered in various configurations, materials, and wire ranges, ILSCON® terminals feature UL-Certified design. Wire markers, also available, come in several types: slide/snap-on, adhesive pre-printed white vinyl labels, as well as cassettes and kits. Cable ties and mounts have industry-standard design and come in different lengths, tensile strengths, and colors. Without requiring heat source, Cool Seal® contains anaerobic sealing gel that works via oxygen deprivation. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Materials & Material Processing

Neah Power Systems Files Patent for Powerchip Battery

February 15, 2016

BOTHELL, Washington – Pursuing grant funding for commercialization of battery technology Neah Power Systems, Inc. (OTCBB: NPWZ, NEAH POWER) an emerging leader in fuel cell-based power solutions and rechargeable lithium battery storage solutions for defense, commercial, and consumer applications, proudly announced that the Company has filed a patent to cover the unique elements of the... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

Leviton to Display the Future of Data Center and AV Networks at 2016 BICSI Winter Conference

January 28, 2016

Leviton will preview Category 8 copper, next-generation fiber and advanced AV controls that prepare networks for future demand BOTHELL, Wash. - Leviton recently announced that they will show the latest in data center copper and fiber network systems at the 2016 BICSI Winter Conference, from February 1-3, at booth #1119. Attendees can preview the Atlas-X1™ Category 8 Copper Cabling System... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools

Quickly Cut Through a Variety of Materials with Eraser's Wire and Cable Cutters

January 27, 2016

Models HC10, FC10 and HCA20 Wire and Cable Cutters from The Eraser Company can quickly cut many types and sizes of wire and cable. The HC10 is hand operated by use of a lever, while the FC10 utilizes a foot pedal to cut material.  Both models can cut material up to 1" OD, depending on material construction.  An optional conversion kit is available to change an HC10 to an FC10.  Using the... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Schleuniger, Inc. to Exhibit Wire Processing Solutions at EPTECH Electronics Trade Shows

January 27, 2016

Machines To Be Demonstrated Include the CoaxStrip 5200, RotaryStrip 2400 and More Schleuniger, Inc., a leading international manufacturer of high-precision wire processing machines, will exhibit the latest in wire processing solutions at the EPTECH series of professional electronics shows across Canada. Schleuniger will be at EPTECH Montreal / Pointe-Claire on Tuesday, April 19, 2016 and... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Machinery & Machining Tools

Wire Processing Machines cut, strip, and crimp.

December 9, 2015

Equipped with intuitive color touchscreen interface, EcoStrip 9380 Cut and Strip Machine features quick change transport unit for belts, rollers, and shortmode. System is compatible with prefeeding, marking, stacking, and coiling accessories. UniCrimp 100 Benchtop Crimping Press, delivering up to 2 tons of force, crimps wires up to 10 AWG. ShieldCut 8100 can safely and quickly cut and remove braided shield layer from most shielded cables, eliminating hours of manual labor. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Multi-Material Cutter offers programmable operation.

November 27, 2015

Featuring fully electric design, Model MMC71 is capable of cutting flat material up to 3.3 in. wide, tubing up to 3/16 in. OD, and wire up to 14 AWG stranded or 16 AWG solid. Programmable machine offers 10 fixed feed rates, 10 fixed cut rates, and storage for up to 99 batches and 10 kits, depending on available memory. Material guides are adjustable for each application. Typical applications include heat shrink tubing, silicone tubing, tapes, foils, and ribbon cable. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Portable Tools

Wire Processing Equipment foster productivity via flexibility.

November 27, 2015

Due to quick change transport unit for belts, rollers, and shortmode, EcoStrip 9380 cut and strip machine delivers flexible capabilities. It works with diverse accessories, has color touchscreen UI, and can be integrated into networks. UniCrimp 100 benchtop crimping press, delivering up to 2 tons of force, has safety guards that can be completely opened and handles wires up to 10 AWG. ShieldCut 8100 safely cuts and removes braided shield layer from shielded cables. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fasteners & Hardware, Material Handling & Storage

Two-Part Clamps support coarse- and fine-profile conduit.

November 25, 2015

Featuring single rib that makes brackets compatible with both coarse- and fine-profile conduit, PMA® GP Two-Part Support Clamps are designed for use in rail vehicles and vehicles with particularly demanding requirements, as well as wind turbines and other special-purpose machinery. Units offer simplified assembly, with locating pins to lightly hold 2 halves in position. By allowing conduit to turn within bracket, clamps avoid torsion and extend service life. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage

Fully Automated Machine processes micro-coaxial cables.

November 17, 2015

While designed to maintain cable stripping accuracy, fully automatic CoaxCenter 6000 systematically integrates and automates all confection steps on one flexible platform. Machine also offers flexibility with regard to integration of additional process steps, such as crimping, tinning, and window stripping. QCam 360 is used for fully automatic monitoring of stripping results, and production protocol covers all relevant process parameters (including 3D images). Read More