ODU-MAC® PUSH-LOCK – handy hybrid connector for over 5,000 mating cycles

Since it was founded over 75 years ago, ODU has really made a name for itself as a specialist provider of connection solutions. International production sites, sales all over the world, and a constant thirst for innovation are what set the company apart. ODU has a lot to offer in terms of product management as Read more about ODU-MAC® PUSH-LOCK – handy hybrid connector for over 5,000 mating cycles[…]

No pre-pricking necessary!

Multi cable bushing systems are extremely convenient as they allow many cables to be inserted in a compact bushing. This saves a great deal of space, especially where installation dimensions are limited. However, when mounting cables and conductors in multiple entries a pre-pricking is usually necessary for the feed-through of cables and conductors. This means Read more about No pre-pricking necessary![…]

ODU-USA signs strategic distribution agreement with Mouser Electronics

ODU, a worldwide leader in designing and manufacturing high-performance connector solutions and cable assemblies, is announcing its strategic partnership with Mouser Electronics, Inc. Mouser Electronics is now an authorized distributor for ODU products, able to sell the entire circular connector solution portfolio worldwide. The ODU product portfolio is now available and distributed by Mouser Electronics, Read more about ODU-USA signs strategic distribution agreement with Mouser Electronics[…]

3-Level Topologies for Wind Turbines – SEMITRANS 10

In any new wind turbine developments, the primary objective is to reduce the cost of energy as well as to increase the output power. But this can’t happen without new technologies. One solution is to increase the voltage up to the 1000VAC (1500VDC) Low-Voltage Directive limit. SEMIKRON’s SEMITRANS 10 MLI is a 3-level NPC module Read more about 3-Level Topologies for Wind Turbines – SEMITRANS 10[…]

Chancellor Dr. Angela Merkel and Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Löfven visit LAPP at Hannover Messe

German Chancellor Dr. Angela Merkel and Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Löfven visited the LAPP stand in Hall 11 on their tour of the halls of the Hannover Messe 2019. There they were impressed by the latest digital developments of the Stuttgart-based company. Andreas Lapp, CEO of Stuttgart-based LAPP Holding AG, took the opportunity to briefly Read more about Chancellor Dr. Angela Merkel and Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Löfven visit LAPP at Hannover Messe[…]

First rear mounting options for Han® metal hoods and housings

The metal hoods and housings of the Han® B, EMC and M series offer rear mounting options for contact inserts. This option greatly simplifies the preassembly of interfaces for control cabinets. With the new Han® metal housings, it is possible to lock the prefabricated inserts directly from the rear into the bulkhead mounting housing from Read more about First rear mounting options for Han® metal hoods and housings[…]

HARTING RJ Industrial® MultiFeature series now even easier to assemble

HARTING will use the 2019 HANNOVER MESSE trade show to present the RJ Industrial® MultiFeature series, an RJ industrial interface that is significantly easier to assemble in the field which no longer requires a separate tool. With the RJ Industrial in the new MultiFeature series, HARTING meets customers’ wishes and requirements for even easier operation Read more about HARTING RJ Industrial® MultiFeature series now even easier to assemble[…]

A clean connection: Han® F+B for the food industry

Food industry players who want to shorten set-up times and production stoppages can do so by using connectors. As a result, HARTING developed the Han® F+B series. The series’ design is intended to provide strong resistance to detergents, functionality in the widest possible temperature range (-40 to +125° C), and to prevent the build-up of Read more about A clean connection: Han® F+B for the food industry[…]

LPM-II-plus provides early detection of contamination

The purity of the hydraulic media is crucial for the fault-free and low-maintenance operation of hydraulic and lubrication systems. Failure analysis shows that 70 to 80 percent of all machine failures are caused by contamination of the operating fluids due to inadequate oil maintenance. After all, precise hydraulic and lubrication systems work with micrometre gap Read more about LPM-II-plus provides early detection of contamination[…]

Squaring the circle

Cable glands are always round, just like the cables they hold in place. By contrast, the flat cables found in indoor cranes, lifts and conveyor systems are best fixed in cable glands specifically tailored to the contours of the cable. Or at least that used to be the case. LAPP will be presenting a world Read more about Squaring the circle[…]