Posts Tagged ‘Only Connect’

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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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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Only Connect: Weidmüller RockStar 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.

You want to be a Rock star right? Well now you can be with Weidmüller RockStar Connectors!

Every now and…

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Only Connect: New strain reliefs for TE Micro Mate N Lok

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 New Year starts with a new product release from TE Connectivity. The Micro Mate N Lok has been given a…

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Only Connect: A review of interconnection in 2013

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 past 12 months have proven to be exciting, demanding, innovative and unpredictable, but that is manufacturing for you!

As this…

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Only Connect: A manufacturer leads the online the way

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.

One of the reasons that Samtec was voted #1 by it’s customers is because it helps them by giving the…

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Only Connect: On Cables returning to the UK

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.

In the last 12 months we have seen a massive amount of cable assemblies and electronics being brought back to the…

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Only Connect: Five reasons you will always need a 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.

I am sometimes asked the question “will cables become redundant when wireless takes over?” The answer is that while wireless is…

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