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Protective Caps for MIL-DTL-38999 and 26482 Circular Connectors from Lane Electronics

Posted: 07/07/2016

We are happy to announce a new range of protective caps designed for high performance circular connectors that meet the requirements of MIL-DTL-38999 and MIL-DTL-26482.

Choice and Next Day Delivery are Still Key Customer Requirements with Online Shopping Growing Fast

Posted: 05/07/2016

Not surprisingly, managing our stock profile to ensure it continues to reflect what the industry needs has been a key part of our strategy since the company was formed back in 1966. As we move through our 50th year, we maintain a product and parts inventory worth several million pounds which means we are virtually always able to meet our customers’ demands for choice and delivery. And, as you will read later, this level of stockholding also allows us to help customers faced with product shortages... more

UK-Made MIL-DTL-26482 Circular Connectors for Demanding Industrial Applications

Posted: 06/06/2016

The LMH series of bayonet-coupling circular power connectors from UK manufacturer Weald Electronics meets the requirements of MIL-DTL-26482 Series 1 and Patt 105. The connectors are manufactured in accordance with BS9522 F0017 and BS/CECC 75201-003. As a result and thanks also to their high power capability, LMH series connectors are ideally suited for demanding applications across... more

Mains Power Circular Connectors for Battery Powered Vehicles

Posted: 02/06/2016

We have made available a range of mains power circular connectors manufactured in the UK by Weald Electronics. The LMV range is produced to IEQC-CECC spec BS/CECC 75201-004 which includes the safety requirements of BS EN 60950 for safe use in mains applications and CE marked assemblies including the on-board charging of electric vehicles.

High Performance High Reliability Connector Contacts From Lane Electronics

Posted: 31/05/2016

We are happy to announce that we can now supply several types and sizes of D-Subminiature and Rectangular connector systems populated by PosiBand®, a proprietary contact that overcomes the weaknesses inherent in the design of closed entry female contacts currently in use by many connector manufacturers. ... more

Lane Electronics to Showcase Circular Power Connectors at DVD 2016

Posted: 25/05/2016

We will present our circular power connector capability at DVD 2016, scheduled to be staged at the Millbrook Proving Ground on September 7 and 8th. DVD 2016 is organised by Defence Equipment and Support (DE&S), which is the part of the Ministry of Defence responsible for equipping and supporting the UK's armed forces for current and future operations. 

Mixed Density Connector System from Lane Electronics Features Excellent Blind Mating

Posted: 18/05/2016

We are happy to announce a series of mixed density power connectors that designers will find ideal for the many applications that require good blind mating and a compact package. To further enhance the connector system’s applications flexibility, multiple contact sizes allow the mixing of AC/DC input, signal and DC distributed output in a single package.

Old Injury Puts Paid to Sam's 2016 Season

Posted: 16/05/2016

After just three rounds of the 2016 Thundersport GB Series, our sponsored rider Sam Osborne has been forced to pull out of future events and put his racing career on hold.

Low Profile Rack and Panel Connector System can Combine Power and Signal Contacts for Maximum Versatility

Posted: 13/05/2016

We can now announce a low profile rack and panel connector system which can be configured for use as a power connector, a signal level connector or as a combination of the two in an almost endless variety of power/signal contact configurations.

Lane Electronics Adds 8STA Connector with Integrated Clinch Nut to its Motorsport Offering

Posted: 11/05/2016

We have now added a new version of Souriau’s 8STA circular connector with an integrated clinch nut to our product portfolio, aimed specifically at the motorsport sector.