TE PCON 12 for easy connections in tight configurations
TE has introduced the PCON 12 one-position 90o unsealed connector, a new power connection solution, as part of its extensive product portfolio of unsealed connectors for inside cabin applications where it can get hot within the tight spaces of heavy-duty vehicles.
Circular connectors handle harsh conditions
binder has expanded its Harsh Environment Connector (HEC) series 696 with some important models. The previous product range is supplemented by flange and cable variants with built-in protective conduit adaptation. The integrated sealing function of the protective conduit screw connection allows cables and individual conductors routed in a suitable corrugated tube to be reliably protected against external effects to IP67. Once locked on both ...
Amphenol SMA connectors reduce range limitations
Amphenol RF has announced the expansion of its high frequency SMA connectors series with extended frequency cable mount connectors supporting up to 34GHz. With a lightweight, compact and vibration proof design, they are suited for a variety of applications including 5G wireless infrastructure, military, RFID and radar systems.
USB 3.0 cable assemblies feature ferrite beads
A series of USB 3.0 cable assemblies with ferrite beads has been introduced by L-Com.
RJ45 industrial data connectors from Phoenix Contact
The new cable and device connectors of the RJ45 Industrial series from Phoenix Contact enable data rates of up to 10Gbps and are particularly suitable for demanding industrial Ethernet applications.
ShowMeCables MPO cables with multiple fibre grades
ShowMeCables has launched two new series of MPO cables (Multi-Fibre Push On) that include both conversion and patch cable styles.
Weathering the COVID-19 storm with a different business model
The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the global manufacturing supply chain’s reliance on countries like China. Here, Mark Bailie, European Operations Manager at PEI-Genesis, explains how the company’s different business model inadvertently helped it weather the COVID-19 storm.
Cable glands offer cost and time savings
New additions to icotek’s range of cable entry plates are available at specialist distributor Foremost Electronics.
Keeping ahead of the obsolescence wave
Obsolescence is a word that induces anxiety for many an engineer. As the world turns, technology advances, standards develop and regulations evolve, with new generations pushing the previous devices and techniques into obscurity. Here, Shaun Findley, European Product Director at cables and connectors distributor, PEI-Genesis discusses how choosing the right component supplier can dramatically reduce the pressure felt when vital parts re...
JGA north subsea cable is ready for service
RTI Connectivity (RTI) and NEC Corporation (NEC) have announced the successful completion of the Japan-Guam-Australia North Cable System (JGA North). JGA North is approximately 2,700km in length and lands in Minami-Boso, Japan and Piti, Guam.