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Only Connect: Linear heat detection cable

Welcome to another post in the series by Nick Locke, of Nicab Ltd, who has over 15 years experience in the electronics manufacturing industry specialising in interconnection cable assembly.

Here is a product that I bet you have never seen before! A heat detecting cable manufactured by Patol Ltd. This…

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Only Connect: On USB Type-C connectors

Welcome to another post in the series by Nick Locke, of Nicab Ltd, who has over 15 years experience in the electronics manufacturing industry specialising in interconnection cable assembly.

According to USB.ORG, the development of the new USB Type C Connector is well on the way with initial design…

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Only Connect: Making an in-line wire to wire connection

Welcome to another post in the series by Nick Locke, of Nicab Ltd, who has over 15 years experience in the electronics manufacturing industry specialising in interconnection cable assembly.

A common question I am often asked is, What is the best way to create an in-line wire to wire…

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Comment: It's not too late for 'weightless' innovators to join IoT race

 

Denis Keseris, patent attorney at Withers & Rogers, writes that it’s not too late to join the innovation race and profit from the ‘Internet of Things’ revolution. This includes smaller R&D-oriented businesses developing products that make use of the ‘weightless’ standard.

2014 has been billed…

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Guest Post: Ruminating Rigid-Flex - Fab documentation (Part 2)

Today, designers face increasing project requirements for densely populated electronic circuits including pressures to reduce manufacturing times and costs, writes Ben Jordan of Altium, in the second of a three-part series. To meet these requirements, design teams have increasingly turned to 3D rigid-flex circuits to meet their project…

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Only Connect: On Huber Suhner and how to amaze customers

Welcome to another post in the series by Nick Locke, of Nicab Ltd, who has over 15 years experience in the electronics manufacturing industry specialising in interconnection cable assembly.

I have always had a soft spot for Huber Suhner connectors because they are so well made and have an extensive…

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Guest Post: Ruminating Rigid-Flex - Flex Circuit Materials (Part 1)

Today, designers face increasing project requirements for densely populated electronic circuits including pressures to reduce manufacturing times and costs, writes Ben Jordan of Altium, in the first of a three-part series. To meet these requirements, design teams have increasingly turned to 3D rigid-flex circuits to meet their project…

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