Posts in Automotive

Jun 20, 2011
Plug-In Into the New Molex XRC (Extra Rugged) Connector Kit
Plug-In Into the New Molex XRC (Extra Rugged) Connector Kit
Posted by Sean Severson

I designed, along with the Molex product managers, the 76650-0144 XRC™ (Extra Rugged) Circular Sealed Plug and Receptacle connector kit, This is a great, newer sealed (IP-67 protected) group of wire-to-wire electrical connector types, rated for 10 amps (18AWG) or 13 amps (16-14AWG) available in standard or reverse gender for custom polarization. This kit also offers the 14-circuit size connectors of free hanging receptacles and plugs.

These components are perfect for marine, agriculture,...

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Jun 20, 2011
RAYCHEM Offers the Perfect Mate for Sealing Solutions
RAYCHEM Offers the Perfect Mate for Sealing Solutions
Posted by Meny Espinoza

When I first saw the technology and capabilities of the TE Connectivity RAYCHEM Tinel-Lock Adapters I was so impressed that I wanted to kit these products so it would be available for everybody to experience its wonderful abilities. Offering high-performance sealing and strain relief in a wire management application, RAYCHEM Tinel-Lock adapter kits are perfect for many industries such as aerospace, marine and mass transit.

Tinel-Lock adapters are generated with a smart descriptive number to...

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Jun 15, 2011
The New COOPER Bussmann Accessory Kit Will Light Your Fuse!
The New COOPER Bussmann Accessory Kit Will Light Your Fuse!
Posted by Sean Severson

I designed, along with the COOPER Bussmann the Marketing Manager, the 22-5-0250-01 1/4" (.250”) Fuse Accessory connector kit for circuit protection solutions compatible for AGC, ABC, GBB, MDA, MDL and MDQ fuses.

Most of us have used a screw-down type fuse block similar to the S-8000 Series product from COOPER Bussmann® brand (for 1/4" x 1-1/4" [6.3mm x 32mm]) fuses featuring the anti-rotational pin. For working with PC boards, this kit offers two current styles of solder 2-Piece PCB Fuse...

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Jun 15, 2011
MTA-100 Connector Kits
MTA-100 Connector Kits
Posted by Scott Waterman

TE Connectivity product managers and I have recently collaborated to create a new line of AMP connector MTA-100 Deluxe Kits as for MRO (Maintenance, Repair and Operation) solutions.

These kits show off many capabilities of the TE Connectivity MTA-100 product line. Our initial challenge was to choose which product types to include. With all of the numerous header types, how could we show a good representation of sample parts without using every header available? The solution was to feature:...

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