Cable Assemblies

A Guide to Flat Ribbon Cable Assemblies

Flat ribbon cable assemblies utilize multiple wires as well as insulation displacement connector terminations. The cables used are laid flat and parallel to each other. The end product of a flat cable assembly is therefore wide and flat in the shape of a ribbon, hence the product’s name. Key benefits of ribbon cable assemblies Because these cables… Continue reading A Guide to Flat Ribbon Cable Assemblies

Cable Assemblies

Getting the Right Cable Assembly Supplier For Your Electrical Needs

When choosing components for your commercial electrical assembly, it is important to find the balance between cost and value. Yet, between those two things, reliability and performance are crucial since the last thing anyone wants is for the finished equipment to fail or malfunction. The costs for downtime and repairs can be very steep and… Continue reading Getting the Right Cable Assembly Supplier For Your Electrical Needs

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Box Build Assemblies: Key Steps and Considerations

Box builds are also known as systems integrations and have several differences compared to the PCB (printed circuit board) production process. The key distinctive features include an electromechanical assembly of sub-assembly components in a more complex system that requires the fabrication of an enclosure (hence the name “box build”), wire harnesses, cables and so on.… Continue reading Box Build Assemblies: Key Steps and Considerations

Cable Assemblies · Printed Circuit Board

Factors To Consider When Designing Electro Mechanical Assembly

Upgrading your facility’s electro mechanical assembly is a process that should be taken with all seriousness and has several factors that should be taken into consideration. There are specific requirements that need to be met, costs that need to be considered, and technical issues that need to be addressed. All those and more will influence the design,… Continue reading Factors To Consider When Designing Electro Mechanical Assembly

Cable Assemblies

Different Types of Cable Assemblies

Cable assemblies come in a variety of options to include multi-conductor, coaxial/RF, wire and cable harnesses, complex military, flat ribbon, custom electro-mechanical, and more. Although there are similarities, there are variations as well. For instance, surface mount assemblies, which are sometimes referred to as wiring assemblies or cable harnesses, consist of a group of cables,… Continue reading Different Types of Cable Assemblies