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October 14, 2018

ATEX Glands and Hazardous Locations

Anyone who has been in the industry long enough knows the importance of ATEX Glands… or Hazardous Area Glands, A2EX Glands, Hazardous Glands, Explosion-Proof Glands, Flame-proof Glands, Fireproof or however you want to call them! This article will focus on identifying the science behind these polyonymous glands starting by defining the terms hazardous locations/ areas and […]

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September 27, 2018

Size matters… when it comes to Narrow Palm Lugs!

Elpress Copper Tube Narrow Palm Lugs (KRFS) Designed to fit even the most confined spaces and available in sizes from 50-300 mm². In order to enable installation in confined areas, the terminal palm on a KRFS connection has a smaller surface area than a KRF standard connection.  The palm has the same or smaller width […]

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September 18, 2018

Prysmian Training for E-Tech Sales Team

Earlier this month, E-Tech’s Technical Sales Team attended the latest Product Training at Prysmian‘s facility in Wrexham. Mark Jordan, our recently appointed National Sales Manager, and Leo Patterson, Technical Sales Manager, familiarised themselves with the vast range of Prysmian’s products. The Prysmian Training Day focused on Prysmian Group’s range of products, including Cable Glands, Cable Cleats, […]

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August 10, 2018

Welcoming Mark Jordan to Our Team!

Our Team is pleased to welcome and introduce to you our newest member, Mark Jordan, who was appointed to be E-Tech Components’ National Sales Manager. E-Tech Components UK Ltd are leading distributor of High Quality Cable Accessories from the major manufacturers in the UK and worldwide. The company was acquired by Lagercrantz last year, and […]

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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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July 3, 2018

Multicleat/ Multistrap System 378 Series

Multicleat/ Multistrap System 378AB/378JB/378PF Series – General Information Prysmian BICON Multicleat/ Multistrap System 378AB/378JB/378PF Series (Trefoil Cable Cleat or Single Way Cable Cleat) is suitable for use with cables diameters 24 to 145mm. Consisting of Aluminium or Stainless Steel bases with a Stainless Steel strap complete with a tensioning clip, the Prysmian  BICON Multicleat system offers […]

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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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June 19, 2018

What is Earthing/ Earthing System?

What is Earthing/ Earthing System? In Electrical Engineering, earth or ground is the reference point in an electrical circuit from which voltages are measured, a common return path for electric current, or a direct physical connection to the earth. In an electrical installation, an earthing system or grounding system connects specific parts of that installation with the Earth’s conductive […]

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June 12, 2018

Prysmian Cable Gland Selection Charts

THE PRYSMIAN GROUP The Prysmian Group is a multinational corporation that manufactures electric power transmission and telecommunications cables and systems. The company is world leader in the energy and telecom cables and systems industry. Cable Gland Selection Charts Prysmian offers a comprehensive, cutting-edge and continually evolving product portfolio that caters for today’s ever-increasing and diverse market […]

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May 9, 2018

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Compliance

In light  of the upcoming changes to General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), E-Tech Components UK Ltd are looking to refresh our email marketing lists. GDPR is a law that comes into effect in Europe on May 25th and part of it means we need your permission to keep in contact with you via email. We take your privacy seriously and […]

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April 17, 2018

Elpress – E-Tech Components UK Ltd at the Nuclear Solutions Exhibition 2018

England’s North West is home to one of the world’s largest concentrations of nuclear facilities, with a renowned skills base and world-class expertise in nuclear technology research and development clustering across the Region. E-Tech Components UK Ltd are pleased to announce that we will be representing our supplier Elpress at the Nuclear Solutions Exhibition in […]

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April 5, 2018

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. BS7609: 1992+A2: 2009 BS7727: 1994 The BS7609 Code of Practice displays the best practices for installation and inspection of Uninsulated […]

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March 22, 2018

Cue Dee’s Chain Bracket: One Bracket, Endless Possibilities

Cue Dee’s Chain Bracket is a fastening system for installation of telecommunication or other type of equipment on monopoles or round poles, large poles, chimneys, etc. with a diameter over Ø110mm. It offers endless possibilities, saves time and consists of a flexible and easy-to-install solution while simultaneously having a clever design. Chain Bracket’s hook-on functionality works […]

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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 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 and submarine cables […]

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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 their sole 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 Terminals, Transformer Lugs and other specialist […]

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