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January 22, 2021

A Crimping System is No Stronger than its Weakest Link

An upopular truth in the Electrical Installation world, is that to achieve the best Crimping result possible and to conform to British Standards for Crimping (BS7609, BS7727) and International Standards (IEC61238:1), all the components and products used when Crimping should be part of a System. And that is because… A Chain Crimping System is no stronger […]

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October 20, 2020

Steel Wire Armoured Cable: All you need to know

SWA Cable, abbreviation for Steel Wire Armoured Cable, is a hard-wearing power cable designed for the supply of mains power, or to quote most electricians a pain in the ar… neck. swa stripping tool SPOILER ALERT: A solution for Electricians, Engineers, Contractors, Construction Managers, Project Managers and anyone dealing with SWA Cable at the end of […]

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September 8, 2020

Cable Management for Data Centres

E-Tech Components hold stock of a vast range of power cable components, equipment and solutions for Data Centres. Solutions available include Cable Glands, Cleats, Separable Connectors, Terminations, Cable Management Solutions, Labelling and Earthing Products from Leading Industry Manufacturers brands such as Elpress, Prysmian Group, Erico nVent Caddy, Dutchclamp, Silver Fox and more. data centre providers, […]

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May 22, 2020

Elpress Crimping Tool Systems

Elpress Crimping Tool Systems consist of Cable Connectors and Crimping Tools tested together for optimum connection result. The System concept makes you, as a customer, able to feel secure when using our system and to be sure safe connections are made when Elpress products are used correctly. Elpress Hydraulic Crimp Systems fit Elpress Terminals and […]

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June 11, 2019

BS7609 & BS7727: British Standards for Crimping

BS7609 & BS7727 : British Standards for Crimping are codes of practice for the installation and inspection of un-insulated and pre-insulated compression and mechanical terminals and connectors for power cables with Copper conductors or Aluminium conductors. Crimping Systems to BS7609 & BS7727 BS7609: 1992+A2: 2009   BS7727: 1994 The BS7609 Code of Practice displays the best practices […]

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April 1, 2019

Authorised Elpress Service Centre: Maintenance, Service & Calibration

Our Authorised Elpress Service Centre maintains, repairs, checks, calibrates and certifies Elpress Tools and power sources. To ensure that your crimped connections maintain a high and even level of quality, regular checks of the crimping tools must be carried out. E-Tech can offer a full repair and calibration service for all mechanical and hydraulic crimp tools. […]

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February 28, 2019

SACS Tool Demonstration

On Friday the 1st of March we will be demonstrating the new SACS® tool with BEW Electrical Distributors Ltd at their Bedford branch! Drop by to find out more about SACS® Tool and its potential, try out the tool and get an exclusive offer for it! Address: Unit 14 St Martins Way, Cambridge Road Ind Est, Bedford, MK42 0LF […]

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December 14, 2018

Elpress New Crimp Tool and Assortment Box for End Terminals

Elpress introduce a New Crimp Tool and Assortment Box for End Terminals: Elpress Crimp Tool PEB0110T is a flexible tool that quickly changes between front and side feed. Elpress Assortment Box RPL5548 is an assortment box including space for  the Elpress Crimp Tool PEB0110T, Elpress Cutting Tool CT10 (Up to Ø 10*mm) and 1550 End Sleeves 0.14-10 mm2.   Elpress […]

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October 29, 2018

Find us at Elexshow!

  On Thursday the 1st and Friday the 2nd of November we will be exhibiting the new SACS® tool at the ELEX Show, as part of Wilson Electrical Distributors’ Stand (Stand N3)!   Drop by to find out more about SACS® Tool and its potential, try out the tool and get an exclusive offer on […]

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July 23, 2018

Introducing our new Electrical Wholesaler Catalogue!

We are excited to introduce you to our new E-Tech Components Electrical Cable Accessories Wholesaler Catalogue 2018, bursting with High Quality Cable Accessories from the Major Manufacturers in the industry! This is our first Shortform Catalogue and it contains our vast range of high quality, innovative and unique products and solutions from our stock at […]

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June 29, 2018

Halogen Free Terminals: A trend or a necessity?

In a vast range of applications, engineers and project managers are encountering new industry requirements that are leading to the emergence of alternative “halogen-free” material-based wire management products (e.g. halogen free terminals). As industry requirements, environmental trends and risk prevention drive toward future growth of these products, there are still many questions that need to […]

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March 12, 2018

Complete guide of the Prysmian Group’s range of products

The Prysmian Group is an Italian multinational corporation headquartered in Milan that manufactures electric power transmission and telecommunications cables, components and systems. Prysmian Group’s range of products covers a huge variety of industries. The company is world leader in the energy and telecom cables and systems industry and also operates in the businesses of underground […]

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Complete guide of Elpress range of products

Elpress develops, manufactures and markets complete cable crimping systems for electrical connectors. E-Tech Components (UK) Ltd is the sole Elpress distributor in the UK. The Elpress range of Crimp Terminals in the system consist of Copper Tube Lugs, Copper Tube Terminals, Copper Tube Splices, Narrow Palm Terminals, Copper Tube Pin Terminals, Bi-metallic Crimp Terminals, Bi-metallic Pin […]

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