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TE Connectivity Introduces New Generation of Coolsplice Connectors with Extended Wire Range

CoolSplice connectors. (Source: TE Connectivity, PR110)HARRISBURG, PA., USA – January 9, 2017 – TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, is introducing a new generation of CoolSplice connectors. This wire-to-wire insulation displacement connector (IDC) splice solution combines reliability with ease of termination. The wire size range has been extended to enable a splice of larger wires.

LUMAWISE LED Holder Type Z35 from TE Connectivity Enables Quick and Easy Assembly with Solderless Connections

LUMAWISE LED holder type Z35 from TE Connectivity enables quick and easy assembly with solderless connections. (Source: TE Connectivity, PR096)HARRISBURG, PA., USA – December 8, 2016 – TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, has introduced the LUMAWISE LED holder type Z35 to provide a higher level of integration via a solderless connection to chip-on-board (COB) LEDs, using standard pan-head and countersunk screws.

Collaboration between BSH Electrodomésticos España and ELIX Polymers leads to improvement in aesthetic laser marking for household appliances

Collaboration between BSH Electrodomésticos España and ELIX Polymers leads to improvement in aesthetic laser marking for household appliances. 
(Photo: ELIX Polymers, PR019)Tarragona, December 5, 2016 – Collaboration between ELIX Polymers, a leading specialist in the production of ABS specialties, and BSH Electrodomésticos España, part of Europe’s largest producer of household appliances, to improve the contrast and resolution of aesthetic laser marking on visible ABS components has produced “highly satisfactory” results. Cooperation in research and development has helped ELIX Polymers develop special laser-markable grades of ABS, while BSH says it may now extend its use of laser decoration into new areas.

TE Connectivity Launches Modular Releasable Poke-in Wire-to-Board Connectors for Easy and Fast Installation

TE Connectivity launches Modular Releasable Poke-In Wire-to-Board Connectors for easy and fast installation. (Source: TE Connectivity, PR093)HARRISBURG, PA., USA – November 24, 2016 – TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, is introducing the Modular Releasable Poke-In Connector as a compact, versatile solution for wire-to-board connectivity. The poke-in feature allows for easy and fast installation, while the connector’s modular low profile and compact design provide flexibility in the application. These new connectors, which comply with UL 1977, are designed for applications in access controls, LED lighting fixtures, small home appliances, and thermostats. The Modular Releasable Poke-In Connectors are available in eight colors for ease of identification, with color customization upon request. All the connectors have a current rating of either 6A (with 18 AWG) or 5A (with 20 and 22 AWG); maximum voltage rating is 400 VAC.

TE Connectivity Launches Lighting Subsystem Components for LED Street Lighting

TE Connectivity adds fully rotatable dimming receptacle, photo control base & cover, to outdoor lighting component range. (Source: TE Connectivity, PR092)HARRISBURG, PA., USA – November 10, 2016 – TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, has expanded its offering in dimming receptacles, bases and covers for outdoor LED lighting. The ability to fully rotate the ANSI C136.41-compliant dimming receptacle allows the photo node to be pointed due north in order to optimize light capture, in street, parking area or roadway lighting applications.

New Senior Appointment in Industrial Business Unit for TE Connectivity

TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, has announced the appointment of Lars Brickenkamp to the post of Senior Vice President and General Manager of TE’s Industrial business unit. (Source: TE Connectivity, PR088)SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland – October 17, 2016 – TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, has announced the appointment of Lars Brickenkamp to the post of Senior Vice President and General Manager of TE’s Industrial business unit. He will start his new role immediately, succeeding Thomas Schmidt, who is leaving TE, and will be based in Darmstadt.

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