Tech news tagged ‘nicab’

Only Connect: On Mil Spec 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.

If you work in Electrical / Electronic manufacturing you will at some point come in contact with Military Specification (Mil Spec) Connectors…

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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: Apple’s new Lightning connector splits opinion

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.The latest iPhone 5 will undoubtedly be a great success and sell by the truck load. Something that is very interesting…

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Only Connect: Alternative generic 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.Something we get asked a lot is what we think of copy or generic connectors. In other words, connectors that are…

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Only Connect: The RS Connector zone

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 reported in Distribution World, RS has created a website portal aimed at design engineers and students looking to select and…

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Only Connect: On the quality of materials

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.Do you ever check what you are paying for is what you are getting? I expect most of you to say…

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Only Connect: Product Technology – Cat 7 network 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.Lately there has been a lot of interest in Cat 7 and I’m going to give you an overview of…

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Only Connect: How to promote UK Manufacturing #4

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.Further to my previous blogs on promoting UK manufacturing, I believe that last week’s budget acknowledged we need more skilled…

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Only Connect: A Thunderbolt of 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.News of a revolution on high speed data and video connectivity. From the company with the fastest processors comes the fastest…

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Only Connect: The golden principle of good design

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 recently been working on a project that has had some major design issues and it made me ask questions…

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