L-com Introduces new HyperLink Brand series Omni Directional Antennas

L-com, Inc., a designer and manufacturer of wired and wireless connectivity products, has added new HyperLink brand dual band Omni directional antennas for the 2.4/4.9-5.8 GHz frequency bands. The new HGV series antennas are economical, yet maintain the high performance standards that the HyperLink® brand is known for. Additionally, they are small, lightweight, indoor and outdoor rated, and only

Single-cable for power and signals now for servo drives

All motors normally need two separate cables:  one for the motor speed encoder and the other for the motor’s power supply.  With the Hybrid Motor Cable Project called HMC 6, HEIDENHAIN has combined the encoder lines into the power cable so now only one cable is needed between a synchronous motor and electrical cabinet. All

Newark element14 offers new Molex Woodhead MAX-LOC Plus shielded cord grip assemblies

  Newark element14 is now offering the Molex Woodhead MAX-LOC Plus Shielded Cord Grip Assemblies, which provide excellent EMI and RFI shielding plus sealing protection from liquids and dust. The assemblies allow OEM’s and end users to connect high-power electrical cables directly to an application via an exterior mounting enclosure, simplifying the installation process for

TURCK Overmolded M40 powerfast connectors provide superior protection in harsh environments

TURCK has introduced a new overmolded M40 powerfast connectors, delivering durable power connectivity in demanding environments. Offering more durable connectivity than field-assembled versions, overmolded M40 powerfast connectors are 100% factory tested to ensure optimal performance in harsh industrial automation applications. The connectors feature power and signal capabilities within the same connector, and are capable of

Joints make cable splicing easier

The Elastimold Shrink-Fit Cable Joint combines pre-molded splicing with the versatility of cold-shrink methods. The joint features a single-piece body that installs using a self-ejecting plastic support core, which can be removed by hand. A four-piece plastic support core reinforces the openings at both sides of the joint. To create a splice, users insert a

ILSCO oxide inhibitors available in three formulas

ILSCO’s De-Ox oxide inhibitor is available in three distinct formulas. The standard non-grit, petroleum based formula is suitable for aluminum and copper connections. It performs well keeping moisture and air from penetrating the connection, thus preventing oxidization which prolongs the life and integrity of the connection. The De-Ox-Z zinc formula contains zinc flake additive and

Schurter compact power connector is now V-Lock compatible

Schurter says its compact KEA series power entry module, with 1 or 2-pole fuseholder, now mates with V-Lock cord sets. The KEA’s new V-Lock compatible feature prevents unintended disconnection of the power from the equipment. Unlike wire bail or clamp accessories, no additional costly hardware is necessary to install the cord retaining system. The cord

Russellstoll Interconnection Systems uses ABB Industrial Plugs and Sockets into product line consolidation

Russellstoll Interconnection Systems by Thomas & Betts (T&B) has combined its product line with the ABB Industrial Plugs and Sockets product line to enhance T&B’s industrial connector selection. Facilitated by ABB’s acquisition of T&B last year, the consolidation of the two lines creates one of the market’s most comprehensive selections of explosion-proof, heavy and light

Lapp opens Cable Technology Center for Excellence at Shelton State Community College

The Lapp Group has opened The Lapp Center for Excellence in Cable Technology, a state-of-the-art teaching lab at Shelton State Community College, Alabama. Students at the Lapp Center for Excellence in Cable Technology will be educated in industrial technology topics designed to better prepare them for the transition from education into the manufacturing workplace. As

Meggitt Sensing Systems introduces high-temperature, triaxial, piezoelectric charge output accelerometer

Meggitt Sensing Systems, a Meggitt group division and leader in sensing and monitoring systems for extreme environments, has announced the global market introduction of the Endevco model 2280, a hermetically sealed, triaxial, piezoelectric charge output accelerometer with high-temperature operation to +482 degrees C (+900 degrees F). With its small package, the model 2280 is ideally