Connectors, Cables & Wiring White Papers and Articles

Articles and white papers on connectors, cables & wiring technologies used in industrial automation, manufacturing and process control.

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Sensors and Cordsets for Wash down Conditions

By: Scott D’Amico, ifm efector Tipper Tie, an OEM of packaging equipment for the food industry, found that sourced position sensors and cordsets used on their machines were not remaining reliable due to their customers’ extreme wash down conditions. They used MK Series wash down cylinder sensors and Micro DC patch cords from ifm efector for the extreme wash down conditions. More Info...

Selecting the right materials for the right environment

By Remke Industries
To insure integrity of the electrical connection and to guard against premature failure, food processors must insist upon connectors made from specific materials and should seek out connector manufacturers that can support a variety of materials in standard and custom configurations. More Info...