UAV / Drone (Aerospace) Cable Assembly Considerations

Weight is of particular importance since large aircraft can require over...


Loose Cable Responsible For Faster-than-Light Neutrino?

The issues seen in this experiment underscore that the cable & wiring...


Flexible vs. Semi Rigid vs. Rigid RF (Coax) Cable Assemblies

By definition a coaxial cable consists of an inner signal conductor that is...


CAT3 vs. CAT5 vs. CAT6

Imagine you can only drive two cars, one passenger each, at a given time on...


Wired vs. Wireless Connections

One of the first considerations is the level of convenience. In the case of...


Crimping Vs. Soldering For Cable Assemblies

From a manufacturing perspective, the goal is throughput while maintaining...


PVC vs Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) Wire Jackets

PVC cables have good electrical properties that vary over a wide...


HDMI vs. Display Port – A Brief Comparison

Physically and functionally, HDMI and DisplayPort are pretty similar. Both...


Oxygen Free Copper and its Applications

Commonly used in consumer electronics, oxygen free copper is most...


Lean vs Mass Manufacturing: A Very Brief Overview

The culture of the two types of companies differs as well. The hierarchy of...


What to Know Before Buying Insulated Wire

This may not seem very important, but the way the cable was marked can make...


Why Outsource?

Outsourcing non-critical processes to third party firms with more expertise...


STP vs UTP Cables: Application Comparison

However, they have several disadvantages. STP cables work by attracting...


Lean versus Agile Production

It is important to remember that lean allows for waste free, efficient...


Stranded vs Solid Wire

In choosing the right type of wire for a project, there are a number of...


Five Connectivity technologies for 2010

Display port is one of the latest video, audio and data connection...


Electromagnetic Fields and Public Safety

The controversy is ongoing as to whether electric or magnetic fields have a...


Customcable.ca Launched to better serve Custom Cable Clients

The new website is to feature a number of direct RFQ order forms for D Sub...