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Start with the news release Military connector production capacity expanded from PEI-Genesis, which we summarised at the time by saying "To produce Amphenol's MIL-DTL-38999 Series I, II and III connectors in greater quantities, PEI-Genesis has expanded production capability at its 65,000ft2 European assembly facility in Southampton.". Several months prior to that, we featured the news release Bulgin to showcase connectors at Electronica 2010 from Bulgin Components: "Bulgin Components has announced that it will be exhibiting its interconnection solutions at Electronica 2010 on 9-12 November 2010 in Munich, Germany.".

In October 2010, we covered the news from Schurter - take a look at Schurter piezo switches are Atex approved which says: "The piezo switch from Schurter has achieved approval according to Atex class II 2 G Ex ib IIB T4, enabling it to be employed in explosive facilities above ground. ".

Take a look also at the news release from Puls, Power supply units operate in extreme conditions, as well as Cookson unveils soldering flux manufacturing plant from Cookson Electronics, and Amphe-EX connectors for hazardous areas from PEI-Genesis.

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Bulgin connectors suit hazardous environments (October 2009)

Bulgin Components has announced the Explora series, a range of connectors designed for use in hazardous environments.

Magnetically detectable product range launched (June 2009)

TBA Electro Conductive Products (ECP) has announced the availability of a range of magnetically detectable moulded products for use in food manufacturing and similar applications.

Powersolve releases Tracopower TSP power supplies (January 2009)

Powersolve has brought out a range of 90 to 600W DIN-rail power supplies.

Amphenol has cable-management solutions (September 2008)

Amphenol Industrial has introduced a line of cable-management solutions, including cord grips and cable glands, that offer options to ensure secure cable connections to electrical equipment.

Power supplies survive outdoor use (June 2008)

TEX-120 industrial power supplies' construction is shock and vibration proof and the units can be mounted in any orientation.

Industrial enclosures come together (January 2008)

236-page colour catalogue is the first to cover all Rolec enclosure product lines.

Amplifier choices offer new options (September 2007)

The new InCell Amplifiers are small enough for in-cell signal conditioning and for mass-sensitive applications in research, development, production and processing.

Spread-spectrum modules for precision acquisition (July 2007)

Improved performance, miniature size and greater flexibility are the prime objectives behind a new generation of radio modules.

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Further reading
  • Schurter piezo switches are Atex approved

    The piezo switch from Schurter has achieved approval according to Atex class II 2 G Ex ib IIB T4, enabling it to be employed in explosive facilities above ground.
  • Enclosures gain ATEX certification

    Rolec has received ATEX certification for its comprehensive programme of aluminium and glass filled polyester Ex enclosures - the Alukom-Ex, Polytop-Ex and Polykom-Ex lines.
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