Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage

Boeing Awards GS Yuasa Lithium Power Order for Space Qualified Lithium-ion Cells

October 24, 2016

ROSWELL, Ga., Oct. 18, 2016 - GS Yuasa Lithium Power (GYLP), a US subsidiary of GS Yuasa Corporation (GYC) (Tokyo Stock Exchange: 6674), announced today that it has received an order from The Boeing Company for the procurement of LSE190 lithium-ion cells to be used in GEO satellite applications. This award follows on the recently announced Long Term Supply Agreement between Boeing and GYLP.... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Single Wall Halogen-free Heat Shrink Tubing Products meets UL VW-1 flammability test.

October 21, 2016

Suitable for confined-space applications requiring air quality, Single Wall Heat Shrink Tubing products come in X2 and X4 versions. Products shrink at a 2:1 ratio and install quickly at full-recovery temperature of 90 degree C. Used in operating temperatures from -30 C to 125 C. X2 products are offered in 1.0 to 30 mm in 17 sizes. X4 products come in 0.8 to 25 mm range in 13 sizes.
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Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools

Micro-Crimping Tool performs 150,000 crimps in service life.

October 20, 2016

Powered by 10.8 V Li-ion battery, Sta-Kon® BAT22-6NV2 features one-button operation for controlling all tooling functions and electronic control with lock functions that monitors complete closing of dies. Electromechanical tool also offers automatic retraction when operation is complete and manual retraction when needed. Multifunction LED displays provide workplace illumination, maintenance display, and data transfer. Key ring is included for use with tool balancer and to secure tool in field. Read More

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

Battery-Powered Hydraulic Tools offer extended runtime, comfort.

October 19, 2016

Powered by Makita® battery platform, hydraulic tools include 6, 12, and 15 ton crimping tools as well as cable and bolt cutters and 10K PSI pump with removable heads. Bluetooth® technology lets electricians wirelessly manage their tools, access tool history, monitor service timelines, and customize tool operation. While each crimper uses pressure sensor to ensure correct force application, select tools are equipped with Auto Retraction Stop (ARS)/Retraction Stop Repeat (RSR) features. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Ascend Performance Materials to Exhibit Its Growing Portfolio of Vydyne® PA66 Solutions at K 2016

October 17, 2016

HOUSTON – Ascend Performance Materials will be showcasing its most recent innovative grades of Vydyne® PA66 at the K Show, the world’s largest plastics trade show, in Dusseldorf from October 19-26. Ascend, the world’s largest fully-integrated producer of PA66 resin, manufactures materials used in the automotive, consumer, industrial, textile, electrical and electronic and carpet... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools

Crimping Tools feature self-adjusting design.

October 17, 2016

Available in square and hexagonal crimp styles, Self-Adjusting Crimping Tools are designed for crimping ferrules and wire end sleeves. Tools feature ergonomically shaped handles with hardness and surface textures for comfortable frequent use, non-slip grip pad for applying pressure against surface, and ratchet action to ensure crimps are completed according to specification. Adjustable to wires sizes from 26 AWG to 8 AWG, tools are designed for insulated and non-insulated ferrules. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mounting & Attaching Products

Heavy-Duty Backshells withstand harsh environments.

October 12, 2016

Designed for agricultural, truck/bus, construction, mining, marine, and 2-wheel industries, AMPSEAL 16 backshells provide strain relief and environmental protection while enhancing aesthetics for AMPSEAL 16 connectors. Construction is of thermoplastic, and snap-on design facilitates installation. Available in 180° and 90° versions for all AMPSEAL 16 plug and cap arrangements, backshells include 2-piece, 180° and 4-piece, 90° versions with smooth wire exit or corrugated tubing style exit. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Conduit and Fittings protect wiring in hot engine areas.

October 6, 2016

Designed specifically to protect and route high-temperature cables, Harnessflex® TempGuard™ Conduit and Fittings provide integrated system for engine wiring in temperatures up to 392°F. Products are made from specially formulated polyamide and co-polyester materials. Range includes HTC08-HTC20 conduit, with respective T- and Y-Piece fittings, straight and elbow joiners, and back shells for AMP, Bosch, Deutsch, and FCI connectors. 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 ( said, "This prestigious... Read More

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

Cable Jacket Stripper/Slitter works on all insulation types.

September 6, 2016

Tested to >100,000 cycles, heavy-duty Tor Cable Jacket Stripper and Slitter (p/n 10017C) offers positive locking positions for circular, lengthways, and spiral strips. Blade returns to starting position at end of strip, and toolless interchangeable cable clamps result in cable capacities up to 1.5 in. Along with fine blade height adjustor, features include ergonomic, balanced design and eyelet built into base. This 0.26 lb, 6.57 x 1.46 x 1.2 in. tool can also be used on armored cable.
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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Cable Tray Flexible Coupler Kit features bendable plate.

August 29, 2016

With bendable plate that allows for electrical continuity, T&B® Cable Tray Flexible Coupler Kit eliminates need for bonding jumper. Kit provides maximum horizontal installation flexibility and eliminates need for cutting cable tray side rails. Other features include exterior strap that provides accurate radius for any cable tray design requirements, formed ribs for cable protection, and no sharp edges. Product meets electrical continuity requirements of NEMA VE1 and CSA C22.2 No. 126.1. Read More

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

Wire Tech Tool Kit includes 3 essential, ergonomic hand tools.

August 25, 2016

Xuron® TK2300 Wire Technician Tool Kit includes 3 tools for assembly and field service operation wiring tasks. Supplied in trifold canvas pouch, tools include Model 2175 Maxi-Shear™ Flush Cutter (up to 12 AWG soft wire), Model 440 High Precision Shear for slitting coaxial cable jacketing, and Model 501 thumb adjustable wire stripper-cutter (10–26 AWG). Features of each ergonomically designed tool include soft rubber hand grips, Light Touch™ return spring, and no finger loops. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Furniture Feed Poke-Through Floor Box maximizes cabling capacity.

August 25, 2016

Designed to fit 6 in. holes at second floor and above in commercial buildings, Steel City® FFPT6 increases capacity for electrical and electronic wiring in single-core drill location when feeding modular furniture. Box has ¾ in. hub for power wiring as well as 1 ¼ and 2 in. hubs for communications cabling (including plugs). Core drill size is 6 in., and integral junction box has 27 in.³ capacity with five ½ in. and five ¾ in. knockouts. Solution is rated for UL® 263 two hr fire test. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Nano One Receives $500,000 Installment for Phase 1 of Lithium Battery Materials Pilot Plant

August 5, 2016

VANCOUVER, British Columbia - Dan Blondal, CEO of Nano One Materials Corp. (TSX-V:NNO) (FSE:LBMB), confirms that Nano One has successfully executed its Contribution Agreement with Sustainable Development Technology Canada (“SDTC”) for a $2.08 million technology commercialization grant and has received an initial installment of $488,944 for the first phase of its lithium battery materials... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Machinery & Machining Tools, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Sonobond's Ultrasonic Battery Assembly Capabilities Scheduled for International Display

August 1, 2016

Increased Trade Show Participation Parallels Expected Spike in Demand for Innovative Energy Storage WEST CHESTER, Pennsylvania – Sonobond’s ultrasonic battery assembly prowess will be featured at trade shows in China and Michigan this year.  The company’s participation in two events is indicative of growing worldwide interest in battery solutions for renewable energy storage, notes... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Flexible Electrical Conduit features liquid-tight design.

July 25, 2016

Featuring flexible inner core made from spiral-wound strip of heavy-gauge, hot-dipped galvanized steel, Type LA Conduit offers protection against wet, oily conditions, while Type ATLA is designed specifically for extreme hot or cold environments. Type SLA, featuring shielded design, is suitable for hazardous locations and wiring applications that require protection of sensitive electronic circuits. Non-metallic Type NM contains spiral of rigid PVC reinforcement embedded within PVC wall. Read More

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

EcoStrip 9380 - Welcome to the Future of Entry Level Cut & Strip

July 21, 2016

At the 2015 productronica trade fair, Schleuniger debuted the new EcoStrip 9380, the company’s latest innovation in its cut and strip product family. This capable, entry level machine for professional demands once again confirms Schleuniger’s number one position in this market segment. "You don’t need to wear a dinner suit every day," Schleuniger’s Head of Marketing, Martin Engel,... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage, Services

ESS to Showcase Low Cost Iron Flow Battery Ideal for Long Duration Energy Storage & Microgrid Applications at Intersolar

July 1, 2016

Company's simple iron chemistry delivers dramatically lower cost, higher performance, and longer operating life than other flow battery chemistries. PORTLAND, Ore., June 28, 2016 - Energy Storage Systems, Inc. (ESS), a leading manufacturer of safe, low cost, and long cycle-life flow batteries for long duration storage applications including microgrids and time-shifting renewable energy... 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

FSR+Connectrac Targets Pro AV & ICT Markets with Floor-based Cabling Solutions at InfoComm 2016 Show

June 7, 2016

InfoComm Booth C7730 Press Preview in the Booth: Wednesday, June 8, 2016 • 10:30AM Refreshments will be served. Click to RSVP New Partnership Leads Way for Wireways Line to Make InfoComm Debut Woodland Park, NJ  — Earlier this year, FSR, a leading manufacturer of a wide variety of infrastructure products for the audio/video, Information and Communications Technologies (ICT),... Read More