Technology Spotlights Filtered by - Interconnect, Passives, Wire & Cable

New Electronics strives to bring you all the latest technology news from the Interconnect, Passives, Wire & Cable sector. Advances in electronics are often fast-paced and innovative, so we know that as a design engineer you want to be kept up-to-date with current developments.

Below is a comprehensive list of all the latest electronics technology news from New Electronics.

Nicomatic publish New Crimpflex™ Guideline

In order to facilitate the selection of the right part and solution, Nicomatic have issued a CrimpFlex™ guideline for our users, engineers & purchasers. The guide aims at combining together all CrimpFlex™ products. CRIMPFLEX™ is a connector system dedicated to flat cables and flexible circuits where two modules are to be connected.

TestLine cables now up to 40 GHz

Telegärtner is progressively building up its TestLine series portfolio. Until now, high-quality RF assemblies for laboratory and measurement purposes were available for up to 18 GHz. However, the TestLine product line will be expanded with high-quality measurement cables with 2.92 plug connectors for measurements up to 40 GHz. The new series will be named "TestLine 4 LL 40GHz" and will be offered in standard lengths of 300 mm and longer.

Fast, easy, safe: Spring clamp terminal blocks with eccentric lever system

The pluggable and solderable METZ CONNECT spring clamp terminal blocks of the ST and SP series ensure a perfect wire connection for all applications. These spring clamp terminal blocks with eccentric levers are used in devices for industrial and/or building automation such as rail-mounted devices, rail-mounted power supplies or Ethernet I/O bus modules.

For more flexibility in cabling – Telegärtner Field assembly RJ45 connectors

Telegärtner field assembly MFP8 Cat.6A plug is the number one choice whenever efficient and reliable connections are needed without major expense or effort. The MFP8 Cat.6A is the RJ45 plug for time-saving and efficient on-site assembly for all networks, from Voice right through to 10 Gigabit Ethernet and it also supports High Power over Ethernet plus (PoE+).

Nicomatic release new quarter turn fixing for CMM220

Nicomatic has added a new quarter-turn fixing to the standard options for the CMM220 series connectors. If you need to easily operate a piece of equipment in the field and disconnect fast, but still need Military standard performance then this could be right solution for you.

Smart Connector: Making the future safer

Nicomatic will be demonstrating an innovative solution to enable the wire and cable network to detect faults before they occur at the 2016 Farnborough Airshow. Electrical cable interconnect solutions (wire & connectors) take a more and more important role inside on-board systems in defense, avionics & space applications.

New IP69K M12 outdoor connectors from binder

New from binder is the M12 A-coded connector designed specifically for outdoor use and it is waterproof and dustproof to IP68, IP69k. The M12 Outdoor withstands high-pressure washing and offers high levels of resistance to UV, temperature fluctuations, acid rain, salt spray, ozone and other pollutants.

A new dimension in outdoor cabling components from Telegärtner

TOC stands for Telecommunications Outdoor Connectors and offers cabling professionals the reliability and flexibility they need for toughest applications. The handy, easy to install Telegärtner TOC connectors are used for data- and telecommunications in mobile radio, process-, utility- and traffic automation, or security applications but also in the harsh environment of machine and plant engineering.

Only three weeks left to enter the BEEAs

There is not long left to enter the British Engineering Excellence Awards - the deadline for submissions is 15th July 2016. Reward those that go the extra mile in the workplace and enter your stars in British engineering for free today.

New LED lights from Binder have M12 connectivity

Binder has introduced a range of LED lights for use via Profibus with M12 connectivity. Exploiting all the advantages of LED technology namely high efficiency, low heat emission, resistance to shock and vibration, long life and low voltage. But, unlike contemporary machine lamps they are protected to IP69k makes them ideal for wet environments as found in the machine tools, food processing and other industries where harsh environments are encountered.

HARTING webinar: Overcome the challenges of Power on the PCB

The webinar defines what is meant by Power on a PCB and when you need to give consideration to signals carrying power. HARTING will address where the challenges come from and what considerations need to be addressed when designing a Power PCB. As well as, exploring what high-current connectivity solutions are available. Click here to register your attendance.

Small, flexible, powerful – New 4.3-10 connector series from Telegärtner

With three connection techniques for one socket, Telegärtner presents a highly flexible and user-friendly products of the 4.3-10 connector series. With 48% less space requirement and a saving on weight of more than 50% compared to standard 7/16 product range, the compact new developments enable much better packing densities with excellent performance features and meet the requirements for miniaturisation of mobile network elements. The special design features offer protection of contact faces from damage even in an unplugged state and very good PIM values, independent of torque or coupling mechanism.

New M12 X-coded connectors from Binder for industrial ethernet

Binder has enhanced its already extensive range of M12 connectors with a new series of 8-pole, X-coded connectors. With data transmission of up to 10Gbit/s they will prove highly valuable in security, CCTV, passenger information systems and other applications using industrial Ethernet protocols such as PROFINET.

Electronics Design Show conference programme announced

The line up for this year's conference programme has been confirmed and is now available to view online. Join us on 21-22 October to hear from industry giants such as ARM, Cambridge Consultants, and EE. There will also be keynotes from representatives from e2v, Cambridge University and Freescale.

SP99 – the perfect Spring Clamp Terminal Block for DIN Rail devices:

The latest addition from METZ CONNECT to its range of pluggable terminal block solutions designed for Industrial and Building Automation DIN Rail mount devices - SP99. This Spring clamp connector features 2 individual cable entry points per pole accommodating up 2 x 2.5sqmm conductors. Push-in technology for rapid wire installations and maintenance free connections.

GCT launches dedicated custom cable assembly division

GCT recently announced the creation of a dedicated cable assembly division. Targeted at providing volume OEMs with guaranteed quality, value and superior service the range includes overmold, IDC, wire harnesses and cable looms. GCT’s expert cable team stand ready to offer in depth technical support to guide you from concept thru to production.

New flexible PCB-POOL® prototyping service:

Beta LAYOUT has introduced a new PCB-POOL® manufacturing service for flexible PCBs. It is now possible to receive instant quotations and order prototype PCB quantities directly online. Benefits include lower costs (as expensive tooling charges are eliminated) and reduced lead-times. The flexible PCBs are manufactured exclusively in Germany using polyimide material.

The latest “Tiny Trio” connector solutions from LEMO

The latest “Tiny Trio” of LEMO® connector solutions are based around smaller diameter contacts though still achieving high contact ratings due to the continued use of the unique LEMO contact design, with the inbuilt spring ensuring continuous contact even with high vibration. LEMO UK can also offer customers ‘end-to-end’ custom connection solutions, including overmoulded assemblies, utilising products from recently acquired specialist cable manufacturer Northwire Industries.

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