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The Mighty Thuderbolt 3.0 Meets Versatile USB Type C

Powerful I/O Ports As the interface between your computer and any peripheral, I/O ports are highly important. Here’s why Thunderbolt 3.0 is actually quite appropriately named. The Thunderbolt 3.0 basically accommodates the increasing quality of high resolution displays on large and smaller devices. The trend for devices to be portable, smaller and as light as possible means that connectivity often […]

Lite Trace – Identify Leads In Seconds

Fast-Track Smart Cable Management Without Labels Or Documentation Simply connect the Lite Trace tool to any Lite Trace ethernet cable to identify the opposite end. No labelling, no documentation needed – just instant and 100% accurate LED identification of individual cables. Talk about real smart and high value cable management! Lite Trace is a great tool to stay on track of your cable management goals […]

Rapstrap – The $61 Million Rubbish Invention

‘It’s A Simple, Cost- And Waste Effective Idea, But The Point Is No One Else Had Come Up With It.’   Hailed as the next generation cable tie, the Rapstrap is a reusable polyurethane band that ties up cables, bin bags, plants and has an endless array of other commercial and domestic uses. Andrew Harsley was 15 […]

Join The RackStuds Revolution

HEAVY-DUTY NO TOOLS, NO SCREWS CAGE NUTS RackStuds are the easy, tool-less, strong (tested up to 37kg) and safe alternative to the traditional cage nut to install IT, PRO A/V, security and telecommunications equipment in 19” racks.  Quick & Easy: RackStuds Save 20% On Rack Installation Time Made of innovative, high performance metal replacement polymers, the RackStuds are […]

Submarine Communications Cable – The Cloud Down Below

To give international businesses voice and data connectivity, broadcast services and communication access in this digital economy, we acknowledge the importance of satellites above us and The Cloud. But surprisingly, 99 percent of data transmitted around the world actually relies on a network of submarine communications cable to get around. Lying deep on the world’s […]

What To Look For In A High Quality Wiring Harness

A custom wiring harness is designed to save you time, money and improve project efficiency. But what goes into making a high quality wiring harness? It’s not just the outside, but the inside of the cabling you need consider. If you’re thinking about getting a custom built harness, you want to be sure that the manufacturer is going to […]

What Do I Need To Know About IP Rated Connectors And Cables?

Using the correct IP rating is one of the most important considerations when specifying connectors for a custom cabling project. If your wiring harnesses are in a location where there is little chance of adverse conditions affecting them (for example, connecting desktop computers to an Ethernet socket), then an IP rating may not be important. […]

What’s The Difference Between A DIY And Commercial Wiring Harness Prototype?

If you are working on a project that requires a custom wiring harness, it can be tempting to have a go at building your own DIY harness prototype. But there are many important differences between a prototype which is built to simple test functionality and one that has been built to commercial standards by a professional. […]

4 Design Considerations For Custom Automotive Wiring Harnesses

Designing an automotive wiring harness presents a unique set of challenges for any type and size of vehicle. A secondary custom wiring harness may be required for installing a GPS tracking system, two way communications radio or even a specialised console interface. Regardless of the application, the harness needs to be precisely built in order to withstand […]

Here’s 3 Industries Which Rely On Custom Wiring Harnesses

With the continued and rapid advancement of technology, the need for reliable energy and data transmission is more critical than ever before. As a result, the use of custom wiring harnesses has become more and more necessary across a wide range of industries. Some wiring harnesses may be as simple as two wires with a connector on […]