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February 7, 2019

Exothermic Welding with Apliweld Secure+

What is Exothermic Welding? Exothermic welding, also know as exothermic binding, thermite welding and thermite welding, is a welding process that achieves the molecular binding of two or more metallic conductors by a chemical reaction. This molecular binding improves mechanical, electrical and anti-corrosion properties compared with any mechanical or clamped connection. Apliweld® exothermic welding is the simplest, […]

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January 17, 2019

New Range of Metal Cable Supports & Fixings from Tidi-Cable

The 18th Edition of the IET Wiring Regulations (BS7671) came into force on January 1, affecting all construction site in relation to how cables are supported in the event of a fire. To help your construction site comply with them, Tidi-Cable have developed a new range of metal cable supports & fixings. View Tidi-Cable’s New […]

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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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December 12, 2018

Silver Fox Labacus Innovator Software Update

Great news from Silver Fox.. There is a Labacus Innovator Software Update available and it now includes new templates for the 3 across Fox-Flo® and the 50mm Fox-Flo®! The latest version also has amazing functions, such as the text rotate function and the wide middle strip for the 50mm, 25mm Fox-Flo® and the LXL labels […]

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November 16, 2018

Next Generation of C-Sleeves by Elpress

Elpress C-Crimp – New Range of Elpress C-Sleeves!   Elpress have developed a new range of C-Sleeves, previously consisted of 41 different sized C-Crimps and has now been compressed to only 8. These next generation C-Sleeves are suitable for splicing and branching Copper conductors and earth wires and are widely used when earthing cables. Ideal […]

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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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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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