FEATURED ARTICLESin Electrical & Control Panels
Why manufacturers are over paying for electromechanical assemblies
By Marianne Evans
For OEMs making and inventorying electromechanical assemblies, wire harnesses, cable assemblies, or even...
How to select the best material for an electrical enclosure
By Chris Lloyd, Spelsberg
At first glance electrical enclosures are simple boxes, but choosing the best material of...
Cabling for 10GBase-T
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By Paul Kish, Belden
IEEE’s 10GBase-T Ethernet standard does not require screened cabling. In fact,...
The Smart Factory needs a powerful PROFINET cabling system
By Rainer Schmidt, Harting
PROFINET is an independent, proprietary system, which is primarily used for communication between PROFINET components....
NEWSin Electrical & Control Panels
- Cressall opens research and development (R&D) department
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- Pentair to Purchase Steinhauer
- 2014 Manufacturing Technology Orders Up 5.2%
- Phoenix Contact obtains safety ratings for QUINT POWER DC/DC converters
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PRODUCT NEWSin Electrical & Control Panels
FCI releases SFP+ SR Transceiver
SFP+ SR is a low power pluggable optical transceiver fully compatible with the SFF-8431 industry standard, 10Gb Ethernet and Fibre Channel signal...
FCI Introduces SFP+ 10GB Optical Cable
SFP+ is compatible with the SFF-8431 industry standard, plug compatible with SFP+ hardware ports, and compliant with 10Gb Ethernet and Fibre...
Absopulse introduces FCP 300 ac-ac frequency converters
Frequency converters deliver 300VA pure sine wave output from universal PFC-input
MEDIAin Electrical & Control Panels
RESOURCESin Electrical & Control Panels
The free program simplifies fuse inventory and reduces costs. Eaton first conducts a full audit of a customer’s fuse inventory. does a thorough...
Free app lets a user choose the connector model and size as well as all inserts, see their custom connector coming together on screen, and alter...
On-line store lets engineers evaluate and purchase DC power products on a variety of mobile devices, such as tablets and smart phones.
WHITE PAPERSin Electrical & Control Panels
By Heinz-Günther Spreen, Harting
White paper describes the Han HMC connector for devices, machines and systems that require connections for more...
Industrial connectors or hardwiring? More and more machine builders comparing the cost of using both wiring approaches in their...
By Jason Horine, AutomationDirect
More components in microprocessors eliminates the need for additional external automation components, such as...
CASE STUDIESin Electrical & Control Panels
Roeslein & Associates in St. Louis uses Roxtec cable sealing systems in ArmorStart distributed motor controllers to help meet the need for more...
KHS, a manufacturer of filling and packaging systems for the beverage and food industries, uses Roxtec systems to route multiple pre-terminated...
Roxtec seals keep dust out and prevent water from entering and damaging equipment for industrial bakeries during high pressure hosing.
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