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26
Mar
1

In Your Corner - Custom Metal Machining

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b2ap3_thumbnail_lubricants-metal-working-16309-2495981.jpgWe have been designing and building connectors at Amphenol Aerospace for over 85 years. We’ve seen and built it all…everything from huge circular Class L connectors for military power generators to space station connectors to tiny rectangular connectors for ruggedized communications systems. There’s no industry trend in connectors that we either haven’t developed ourselves or participated in. 

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06
Feb
1

Lights, Camera, Connection! A Critical Review of Cinematic Connector Usage – Ghostbusters

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b2ap3_thumbnail_Proton-Pack-Part-Names.jpgOur first Lights, Camera, Connection! review was for Back to the Future, which we gave 3 ½ Sparks on the Amphenol Connector Technology Rating Scale, or ACToR Scale, for its use of connector technology in the film. Thanks to the suggestion of our sister company, Amphenol Pcd, we’ll stay in the mid-1980’s with our next review of the 1984 sci-fi/comedy classic, Ghostbusters

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06
Feb
0

High Speed Data Transmission for Non-EE's - Part 9 – Insertion Loss: Speak Up!

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So back to the table model, when you want to talk to someone at the far end of the table, you might have to shout for them to hear you. This is due to two things: The sound waves spread outward as they are emitted out of your mouth, so only a small amount of the acoustic energy falls on the ears of the recipient. The rest of the energy becomes potential crosstalk to others at the table. This is like an unshielded set of conductors in a... Continue reading
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24
Jan
1

High Speed Data Transmission for Non-EE's - Part 8 – The Rocky Road of Connectivity

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b2ap3_thumbnail_Blogpost8-Image-1.jpgGrowing up in Vermont, I experienced my fair share of pot holes in roads.  When riding my bike, while I always tried to avoid pot holes, but when there was no other option but hit one, I’d either take a jolt to the backside, or ideally absorb the impact by standing on the pedals, and keep moving forward with the bike.  With my limited skateboarding skills, the pot hole would stop the skateboard cold and send it backward as my inertia would carry me tumbling forward.

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