Testing in the Coil Cord Design Process

Testing in the Coil Cord Design Process

The coil cord design process is not complete until proper testing has been performed. The purpose of designing a coil cord instead of using a non-coiled cord is the added flexibility and durability it offers. In many cases, these types of cords are used in harsh environments with the expectation that they can be stretched… Continue Reading

Benefits to Working with a Cable Assembly Manufacturer on Prototypes

Benefits to Working with a Cable Assembly Manufacturer on Prototypes

Creating a prototype is often the key to creating a successful custom cable solution. You probably already know that creating a custom cable with a reputable cable assembly manufacturer is a great way to make sure the finished cable is tailored to the needs of your equipment or product. If you were using an off-the-shelf cable,… Continue Reading

3 Advantages of a Molded Cable Assembly

3 Advantages of a Molded Cable Assembly

A molded cable assembly offers many advantages over non-molded cables. A molded cable assembly can often be the best choice for a wide variety of applications. Using an injection molding process allows custom cable manufacturers to create overmolded assemblies that offer customers better functionality than was previously available. A More Aesthetic Molded Cable Assembly An… Continue Reading

Custom Coil Cord 101

Custom Coil Cord 101

A custom coil cord is the ideal solution for a wide range of applications where space or flexibility are concerns. A custom coil cord, also known as a curly cord or retractable cable, is probably most familiar as a part of a home or business telephone…and for good reason. With a non-mobile phone, it is… Continue Reading

Safety Considerations for Custom Cable Assemblies

Safety Considerations for Custom Cable Assemblies

Safety should always be the top priority when creating custom cable assemblies. Sourcing custom cable assemblies from a reputable manufacturer is the best way to ensure your equipment or product is free of safety issues. While there are situations when an off-the-shelf cable assembly makes sense for your budget and the cable’s application, it is… Continue Reading

Important Certifications for a Cable Assembly Manufacturer

Important Certifications for a Cable Assembly Manufacturer

Paying attention to a custom cable assembly manufacturer’s certifications is essential in today’s marketplace. If you’ve recently been on the website of a cable assembly manufacturer, you have almost certainly noticed certifications listed in a prominent location. With so many options when it comes to certifications, it can be difficult to know what is important… Continue Reading

5 Uncommon Questions to Ask Wire Harness Manufacturers

5 Uncommon Questions to Ask Wire Harness Manufacturers

Knowing what to ask when talking to a wire harness manufacturer is key to choosing the right one. Wire harness manufacturers come with a wide range of experience and specialized knowledge. However, finding the right organization is more than simply reviewing their credentials for a specific project. You also want to find a team that… Continue Reading