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Consultant/Freelancer | Connector Geek

Connector Geek is Dave in real life. After three decades 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. And guitars.

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Connector Geek

Connectors

1 day ago

30 Years a Geek

Today represents 30 years in the connector industry. Find out why I love it so much...

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Internet of Things

2 days ago

Connecting the Smart Grid

The smart grid is changing how power is generated. Using the IoT to link supply and demand in real-time, the smart grid will be more efficient and reduce our impact on the environment.

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Connector Geek

Connectors

4 weeks ago

Connector Geek Introduces... Automotive Connectors

Automotive connectors are designed for reliability and performance in some of the toughest conditions on Earth. Connector Geek looks at some of the reasons why this makes them ideal for industrial applications.

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Also In the News

4 weeks ago

World LEGO Day

Thursday 28th January is International LEGO Day. If LEGO has played as large a part in your life as it has mine, this should be a day for celebration!

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Connector Geek

Connectors

1 month ago

Connecting the Latest Embedded Vision Systems

Embedded Vision systems are playing an increasing role in today's technologies, from robots to factories. Take a look at how these systems are connected.

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Connector Geek

Connectors

1 month ago

Smart Agriculture - Connectors go to the Farm

With the focus on the Smart Factory and Industry 4.0, it is easy to forget that farming is going through a revolution of its own. In this article, we take a look at the challenges of connecting the smart farm.

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Connector Geek

3D CAD Zone

2 months ago

Let Your Design Imagination Loose!

Take part in the annual Christmas Tree Competition from TraceParts!

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PLC and HMI

2 months ago

Smartphones and the Use of Capacitive Switches

The technology behind the smartphone's touch screen is finding applications elsewhere in industry. This article takes a look at why capacitive sensing is so versatile.

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Connector Geek

Connectors

3 months ago

Ordering Cables Off-the-Shelf

Manufacturing small numbers of cable assemblies can be an expensive task, especially when new tooling is required. Molex has a solution.

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Connector Geek

Connectors

3 months 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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Electronics Design

4 months 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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Industry 4.0

5 months 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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