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There is a great opportunity to leverage the latest technologies and compete in the global manufacturing landscape. The...
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For OEMs making and inventorying electromechanical assemblies, wire harnesses, cable assemblies, or even...
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NEWSin Electrical & Control Panels
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PRODUCT NEWSin Electrical & Control Panels
Molex releases Super Sabre Power Connector System
Super Sabre delivers 34.0A per blade in a 7.50mm pitch connector, and withstand temperatures of up to +125°C
AutomationDirect adds Instrumentation Cable
Listed as UL 2250 Type ITC (Instrumentation Tray Cables) and UL 13 Type PLTC (Power Limited Tray Cables), this instrumentation cable can be used...
Microchip introduces MCP39F511 Power Monitoring IC
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RESOURCESin Electrical & Control Panels
Catalog contains information on cable sealing systems.
The cable and connector catalog app is available in both iOS and Android
Guide covers DC/DC converters, AC/DC power supplies, high brightness LED drivers, POL switching regulators and IGBT drivers.
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
By Jennifer Palumbo, Optimation Technology
NREL researchers needed a system for monitoring power usage and controlling safety systems for...
Control Engineering Europe
Tüpras Kirikkale petroleum refinery suffered a series of electrical trips, caused by lighting strikes in the area....
Process & Control Today
Advetec Advanced Environmental Technologies, a manufacturer of bio-thermic waste disposal technology, uses Eaton’s...
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