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RFID engl. radio-frequency identification Identifizierung mit Hilfe elektromagnetischer Wellen
December 27, 2016 / Markets & Industries, Products applications

How RFID cable ties simplify industrial processes – examples and suggestions for your business

It’s almost time to go home when the phone rings at an industrial light manufacturer: a customer’s shop floor lighting has failed. Fortunately, the manufacturer knows exactly what spare parts are needed because the lights were equipped with a radio frequency ID cable tie that allows them to be precisely identified. … Continue reading


October 14, 2016 / Markets & Industries, Products applications

IP codes: how to find the right cable protection system

A typical Monday morning in the winter: there is gridlock in the tunnel carrying thousands of commuters into the city. Endless queues of cars are pumping out clouds of exhaust emissions. Melting snow from the vehicles drips and mixes with grit, oil and brake dust in muddy rivulets between the lanes. Humidity is high, in spite of the cold. Once the traffic starts flowing again, salty, muddy spray fills the air.

But all systems are working properly. If a vehicle caught on fire, the alarm would activate. Fortunately, the tunnel was equipped with a carefully planned cable protection system.

Read this article to discover how you can also find the correct system to protect your cables.
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cable tie gun, Manual Tensioning Tool Plastic Housing EVO9, Heavy equipment, EVO 9
August 16, 2016 / Markets & Industries, Products applications

Precise cutting without recoil: The ergonomic EVO9 cable tie tool

The non-stop tying and cutting of cable ties is an energy-sapping task for many assembly line workers. The jarring recoil that occurs when standard tools shear off the excess plastic band behind the tie head places great strain on the joints and ligaments. This can lead to injury and illness-related absences. Thanks to a piece of clever engineering, help is now at hand in the form of HellermannTyton’s EVO9 – a safer and more effective manual cable tie tool.

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July 10, 2016 / Markets & Industries, Products applications

Heat-resistant cable protection: what other industries can learn from a furnace manufacturer

Picture a manufacturer of industrial furnaces. The new production facility is up and running, but the machines are not working as they should. Time and again there are unexpected problems and finally, production has to be stopped. Apparently, high temperatures and electromagnetic radiation (EMC) from the electrical cables are causing interference between the machines. Read this article to find out why you should include a professional cable protection system in your parts list.

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July 20, 2015 / Company, Products applications

Cable spaghetti – Help to prevent that tangle of wires in the office or at home

There are no known human limits when it comes to the causes of “spaghetti syndrome”, that chaos of cables under the desk, or behind the hi-fi system. And we often dig deep into the improvisation drawer when looking for the optimum solution to resolve the mess of cables and leads. Yet for a long-term remedy it is better to rely on a well-thought out, tried-and-tested solution like the Helawrap cable cover system for bundling and protecting cable.
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June 20, 2015 / Markets & Industries, Products applications

Detectable Metal Content Cable Accessories for the Food and Beverage Industry

Your food and beverage production facility is state of the art. You comply with all relevant regulatory standards. Yet one day, during routine maintenance, a plastic cable tie is accidentally cut and lands somewhere on the processing line, the batch is contaminated. Suddenly your reputation for safety and hygiene is on the line. How can you avert a minor drama turning into a major crisis? … Continue reading




March 3, 2015 / Markets & Industries, Products applications

Label printing templates available directly from our online product detail pages

The need for clear and durable labelling in control cabinets, switch panels or on cables and conduits is growing across all companies. However, using external print services for labels often means long waits or high costs. Printing labels in-house with a suitable device and material is therefore becoming increasingly popular.
Using pre-configured print templates for Helatag and Helafix labels helps our customers in the European region achieve optimum utilisation of the printable label area. … Continue reading