Tech news tagged ‘cable assembly’

Only Connect: Five reasons cables fail (and how to avoid them)

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 well designed cable built by professionals and used in non harsh conditions should last a lifetime, literally your lifetime. So…

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Only Connect: On D-Type Connector Hoods

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.

This weeks Only Connect is a guide to D-Type Connectors, and it is brought to you in association with MBS…

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Only Connect: On low cost manufacturing

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.

This week I was going to write about new technology however, since the Bangladeshi capital Dhaka has seen a tragic loss…

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Only Connect: The future of interconnection

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.This week I am going to give you a window into the future!  How about designing circuit board interconnections with a…

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Only Connect: IEC endorses four USB-IF standards

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.Important news this week from the IEC (International Electrotechnical Commission), the world’s leading organisation for the preparation and publication of…

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Only Connect: Top Five audio 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.This week I want to give you my personal top five audio connectors.

5: Mini-DIN connector – a useful connector mainly…

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Only Connect: New Samtec 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.As first reported by connectorsupplier.com, Samtec the connector manufacturer has produced a rugged design guide to help you to choose…

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Only Connect: Marketing to the electronics manufacturing industry

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 lot of people in our industry complain that traditional marketing systems just don’t work because their business / industry is…

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Only Connect: Audio Cabling

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.This weeks blog post highlights a web resource provided by Home Depot who have helped produce this in-depth guide to…

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Only Connect: Molex and innovation

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.Proving that being big can make a difference, Molex has been working on giving something back via solar technology.In my…

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