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Connector Geek

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Consultant/Freelancer | Connector Geek

Connector Geek is Dave in real life. With 29 years in the industry, Dave still likes talking about connectors almost as much as being a Dad to his two kids. He still loves Lego too...

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Connector Geek

Connectors

13 hours ago

Choosing Waterproof Connectors

Choosing waterproof connectors for harsh environments can be tricky, and the key is not to spend more than you need. In this article we look at some of the options you have if expensive professional connectors are beyond of your budget.

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Connector Geek

Electronics Design

6 days ago

Resistors - What Are They Good For?

When was the last time you thought about resistors? In this article, we look at just a few different ways that resistors can be used in electronics.

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Connector Geek

Industry 4.0

1 month ago

The Smartphone and the Smart Factory

The smart factory is expanding and will soon use some interesting technology. Take a look at how the smartphone can influence how the smart factory works.

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Connector Geek

Connectors

1 month ago

Designing Connectors for the Smart Factory

We've heard lots about the smart factory recently. If you were designing a brand new connector for the smart factory, how would you do it?

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Connector Geek

Industry 4.0

2 months ago

The Solution for the Factory of the Future

The Single Pair Ethernet standard has given birth to a new connector. But what role will it play, and what applications will it find?

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Connector Geek

Connectors

2 months ago

SMT Power on the Board

Surface Mount Technology has been at the centre of electronics for years, but there are times that SMT might not be the right choice. This article takes a look at some THR solutions.

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Connector Geek

Industry 4.0

3 months ago

Why the Smart Factory?

The fully integrated smart factory is the ultimate development of Industry 4.0. But how do you create one, and why would you want it?

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Connector Geek

Connectors

3 months ago

Connectors in Spaaaaaaace...

Designing connectors for spaceflight applications is tricky. This article takes a look at some of the impacts of the wrong material choice on multi-billion dollar programs.

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Connector Geek

DesignSpark Birthday

3 months ago

10 Years of Innovation

What innovations has DesignSpark witnessed in the last decade?

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Connector Geek

Connectors

4 months ago

Why Products Fail

Sometimes, products fail. Companies can join together in consortia to lessen the chances of this happening, but how does that work?

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Connector Geek

Also In the News

4 months ago

A Year With No Flights

This will be the first year I haven't flown anywhere for some time. How will this change my behaviour in the future?

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Connector Geek

Also In the News

5 months ago

The History of Space Travel… From Space

This period of lockdown has allowed me to explore, literally. Using one of the many mapping websites, it is easy to explore the history of space exploration! Let's take a look at what can be seen.

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