News

Lane Electronics Now Has More ITW McMurdo Connector Ranges For Immediate Delivery

Posted: 06/12/2016

We significantly increased our ITW McMurdo inventory and now have available for immediate dispatch more ITW McMurdo connector ranges than ever before including the popular M200 and Red Range, as well as the 801 Series PCB connector system. 

It's Been A Good Year for LU Motorsport

Posted: 21/11/2016

As we've reported before, each year LU Motorsport (Loughborough University Motorsport) develops, builds, tests and races a new single seat race car. From CAD to test circuit, these vehicles are designed from a blank sheet of paper, with the knowledge and expertise from over a decade of racing experience.

Cable and Chassis Connectors for Professional Audio and Lighting Applications

Posted: 17/10/2016

The Neutrik XLR series of cable and chassis electrical connectors were designed for use in professional audio and lighting systems and are also used in many industrial applications. 

New Two-Part PCB Connector from Lane Electronics Meets BS9525 F0033

Posted: 13/10/2016

We have made available a two-part, high density PCB connector series for board-to-board or cable-to-cable applications where high resistance to vibration and extreme reliability are paramount.

Circular LMH Series Connectors to MIL-DTL-26482 with Black Zinc Nickel Finish Now Available

Posted: 12/10/2016

Circular LMH Series Connectors to MIL-DTL-26482 with Black Zinc Nickel Finish Now Available.

Connectors for Use in Harsh Environments Need Careful Selection

Posted: 13/09/2016

The ever increasing use of sophisticated electrical and electronic products and systems in areas such as mining and construction as well as applications in offshore installations including wind farms and oil and gas platforms has meant the development of specialist cabling and connector products for this type of environment.

Loughborough University Unveils 2016 Formula Student Car

Posted: 24/08/2016

Last year we told you about our involvement with Loughborough University and its exciting racing car project which did so well in last year’s Formula Student competition. You may remember Lane Motorsport provided a variety of Souriau 8STA connectors for use throughout the car. Loughborough University ended 2015 as the 3rd UK team in the World rankings and, now, the team has unveiled its car for 2016 – the LFS16.

Sam Plans a Racing Return in Time for Next Season

Posted: 29/07/2016

As we reported back in May, our sponsored rider Sam Osborne had to pull out of this year’s Thundersport GB Series after just three rounds. The reason? Sam was diagnosed with Post-Concussion Syndrome after sustaining a head injury during a crash at a testing session late last year.

Heat Shrink Boots for Backshell to Cable Transitions Now Available

Posted: 28/07/2016

We have now made available a wide range of heat shrinkable boots designed for strain relieving applications where motorsport connectors have integral backshell and other connector designs use boot adaptor backshells to save weight to cable transitions, as well as in other areas where insulation and component protection are key requirements.

Industrial Rack and Panel Connectors Perfect for Blind Mating Applications

Posted: 26/07/2016

We are very happy to announce the Red Range of rugged industrial rack and panel connectors suitable for use throughout industry in blind mating applications to our current range of connector solutions.