September 7, 2021 / Company, New products & trends

Obtaining the right components more effectively by means of CAD data

To survive in international competition, manufacturers strive to keep the cost of production as low as possible. Yet even though suitable parts might be available on the market at a cheaper price, many still produce components more expensively themselves. By providing CAD data and 3D previews online for free, HellermannTyton now gives engineers an easy means of finding the right solution for their construction needs. … Continue reading

July 28, 2021 / Company

How to take your cable management in solar installations to the next level

In addition to facing harsh weather conditions, solar plant components must also endure other challenges. These include poor application of wire and cable management as well as a missing maintenance strategy, which can be catastrophic to the performance of the entire solar plant.
But in contrast to high temperatures, storms, and natural disasters, problems with cable management in solar installations are both predictable and easily avoidable. Getting on top of these issues helps this renewable energy source to grow economically. In Brazil, for example, forecasts indicate that the number of installed solar energy systems should reach 800,000 by 2024. … Continue reading

March 19, 2021 / Company, Products applications

How to provide extra protection and insulation to cables with hotmelt adhesive

When cables or connectors need extra protection and insulation, such as when installed outdoors or even buried, the best option is to use heat shrink tubing with inner adhesive. This will guarantee, thanks to its high adherence, an extremely efficient seal, preventing the entrance of dirt and humidity in both outdoor and indoor environments – even if buried underground without additional protection.
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