Connectors and Cables

Mouser Electronics signs global distribution agreement with ODU

Mouser Electronics has announced a global distribution agreement with ODU, a leading international supplier of connection systems. The ODU product line, now available from Mouser Electronics, includes the ODU MINI-SNAP, ODU MEDI-SNAP, and ODU MINI-MED connector series. “ODU produces the high-quality connectors that design engineers demand,” said Jeff Newell, Senior Vice President …

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ACI questions cable fitness for purpose

The Approved Cables Initiative (ACI) believes manufacturers hold the key to helping specifiers make better cable choices. A rise in the number of cable failure reports has prompted the ACI to make the announcement; instances reported relate to where cable is compliant with relevant standards yet not fit for the intended purpose and installation environment. ACI is advising specifiers that before making important cable specification choices it would be wise …

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New FNT 16 neutral disconnect terminal for 2.5 – 25 mm²

CONTA-CLIP expands its range of single-level push-in installation terminals, adding the FNT 16 neutral disconnect terminal for wire cross sections between 2.5 mm² and 25 mm² (up to 16 mm² with wire-end ferrules). The push-in connection system allows for safe connection of wires without tools. When a solid wire or …

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Intelliconnect achieves SC21 silver performance standard award status

Intelliconnect has been awarded silver performance standard to the SC21, Aerospace, Defence, Security and Space industry, Supply Chain Programme. Roy Phillips, managing director of Intelliconnect, commented: “This is a significant achievement which is nationally recognised and I must congratulate our entire team for their efforts in obtaining this important recognition …

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ODU Connectors partners with RED Digital Cinema

ODU has announced a strategic partnership between ODU-USA and RED Digital Cinema, a leading manufacturer of professional digital cameras. RED DSMC2 cameras are available in a variety of sensor options including high-end frame and data rates and these cameras require a customisable connector solution that integrates seamlessly both visually and …

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HARTING and Heilind Electronics enter into global distribution partnership

The HARTING Technology Group and US company Heilind Electronics have entered into a global distribution partnership. The agreement follows a successful partnership in North America and in other countries worldwide. Heilind is one of the world’s leading specialty distributors of connectors and electromechanical components. Featuring over 170 manufacturers, including most …

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ODU – a different kind of connector company

Once again, ODU Connectors will be exhibiting at the Southern Manufacturing and Electronics Expo at the Farnborough Exhibition Centre 5th-7th February and will be introducing several new products. Sealing the deal Increasingly, this is not just about preventing water and dirt ingress, but about hermetic sealing – such as in …

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K. Lacey expands, bringing bespoke assembly services to its customers

Established over 45 years ago, West Sussex cable supplier K. Lacey Limited, have cemented their reputation as the go to supplier of quality cabling, products within the UK. As part of their business growth and development initiative, K. Lacey have actively sought ways in which they can improve their levels …

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Intelliconnect becomes accredited Living Wage Employer

Intelliconnect (Europe) Ltd has become an accredited Living Wage employer. The Living Wage Foundation is a movement made up of over 4,400 organisations, businesses and people across the UK, who believe that a hard day’s work deserves a fair day’s pay and aims to ensure that everyone can earn enough to live on.  …

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Phase-stable cables for critical applications

HUBER+SUHNER is set to debut its newest cable assemblies which push the boundaries for stability and reliability in harsh environments at Electronica, 13-16 November, 2018 in Munich. The global Swiss-based company will be showcasing its five new and improved phase invariant CT cable assemblies which have been specifically developed for applications which require precise electrical length connectivity. Opening a new door for phase critical applications in fluctuating temperatures, HUBER+SUHNER has created a steady and reliable interconnect solution to satisfy a huge range of applications where …

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