Electrical Equipment & Systems, Plant Furnishings & Accessories, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

InfoComm 2016: From Major Conferences to Road Warriors - Sennheiser Presents its Comprehensive Professional Conferencing Range

May 31, 2016

Las Vegas – Sennheiser [Booth C10908 will be participating at InfoComm 2016, the largest pro-AV industry event in the US, held from June 4-10 in Las Vegas. The audio specialist will be expanding its new wireless conferencing system, TeamConnect Wireless, with an alternative charging base being launched at InfoComm. TeamConnect Wireless delivers excellent sound quality and unmatched ease of... Read More

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

Semi-Con Cable Scoring Tool safely performs spiral and ring cuts.

May 23, 2016

In addition to concealed blade that reduces risk of lacerations to user, P2095 and P2096 are designed to eliminate damage to sensitive portions of cable. Enclosed blade, which does not leave surface of semi-con layer at any point during cable scoring to ensure cut is not compromised, rotates clockwise around cable for spiral cut and counterclockwise for ring cut. While P2095 scores .73–1.25 semi-con diameter cable, P2096 scores 1.25–1.55 semi-con diameter cable. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools

Crimping Tool crimps 8 AWG - 1/0 AWG copper wire.

May 13, 2016

By ensuring crimping dies match with each rotation of dial, K05-SYNCRO minimizes poor wire connections caused by inaccurate crimping, reducing rework and troubleshooting. Handle design with slip guard creates secure grip throughout crimping process. Die size is indicated using color coding on dies and lug sizer indicator on dial. Dial feature allows for one-handed die change, rotating both dies simultaneously while providing accuracy in matching die set selection. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Electronics Enclosures are designed for indoor applications.

May 10, 2016

Unsealed (IP41) DATEC-COMPACT handheld enclosures enable effecting housing of electronics for OEM designers. Ergonomic units – enclosures, desk stations, and wall holders – can be specified with built-in contacts for charging three 1.5 V AAA or AA cells, and IP65 version with battery compartment enables SD cards and USB connectors to be housed within sealed area. Construction is ASA+PC-FR (UL 94 V-0), and 3 sizes range from 5.35 x 2.91 x 1.26 in. to 8.11 x 4.33 x 1.85 in. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Casa Systems to Showcase Ultra Broadband Solutions Powering the Race to Multi-Gigabit Services at INTX

May 9, 2016

Demos of DOCSIS 3.1 US and DS, integrated CCAP and Distributed Access Architecture will highlight Casa's smart platform design; Chief Wireless Strategist to discuss impact of 5G as part of next-gen wireless panel ANDOVER, Mass. – Casa Systems, a worldwide leader in next-generation cable edge technology, today announced that it will be showcasing its award-winning, intelligent Converged... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

SMT Coin Cell Contacts require minimal board space.

May 9, 2016

Manufactured from gold-plated stainless steel, SMT Coin Cell Contacts provide dependable connections in self-contained battery compartments. Units require minimal board space while allowing easy installation and removal of coin cell battery. Spring tension adjusts to cell height variations for connectivity of coin cells with diameters from 12 mm and larger and heights from 1.2–7.7 mm. Typical applications include small hand held controls, key fobs, personal medical devices, and digital timers. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Coaxial Cable Stripping Machine features Micro-Coax mode.

May 3, 2016

Able to process coaxial and micro-coaxial cables, ST730T utilizes touchscreen with graphics display that is designed for usability and aides in program setup. Illustration of cable exactly as programmed reduces setup time, while high-resolution electronics and precise construction promotes operational precision for stripping coaxial cables down to conductor diameter of AWG 38. In Micro-Coax mode, diameter resolution increases up to 0.00004 in. and gripper speed is reduced for smoother close. Read More

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 (, 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® (, 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