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JamesHill

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Communications Manager | HellermannTyton Services GmbH

I like making complicated technology topics accessible.

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JamesHill

Innovation

1 month ago

The p-clip reloaded (at last!)

P-clips are fiddly to install and are often annoying during maintenance. Couple that with fixed diameters, and metal edges that can abrade insulation and you’d be forgiven for asking why the shortcomings of these c-parts have never been resolved.

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JamesHill

5G

3 weeks ago

Adding 5G to masts

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Trend alert: Slotted trunking goes metric

Good order is the basis of all great panels. Because metric wiring ducts provide more uniform gradation between different slotted duct dimensions panel builders are moving away from DIN sizes. How do you maximise use of limited space in your cabinet?

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The secret to precise cable tie tensioning

It’s all too easy to overtighten cable ties around sensitive wiring. But the settings on many cable tie guns don’t cater for precise tensioning lower than 50 N. A bit of clever engineering ensures that the tough-looking EVO7 is actually a big softy.

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Articles

6 months ago

How to Route Cables on Tricky Surfaces

Murphy's law says the place you really need a mount to fasten your wiring to isn’t flat. Oh yes. And if you can't drill it, screw it or weld it, don't fret. A new self-adhesive cable tie mount delivers an astonishingly simple solution.

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