Established in 1995, Connect-2 Technology is an experienced, leading company specialising in the design, manufacture and supply of all types of electrical cable assemblies, wiring harnesses and looms, wire kits, electronic and electrical sub-assemblies, small panel and box-builds.
Our products and assemblies are created for use in a wide range of demanding applications in industries all around the world. Alongside our incredible UK facilities, we also supply high quality products via our offshore partners. This enables our customers, based across the world, to receive the very best and efficient service that we can possibly offer.
We strive to produce products that are of a high quality yet remain cost effective to our customers. Our UK manufacturing facilities have the facilities to provide prototype and low/medium production volumes, whilst our Far East facilities have the facilities to provide medium/high volume batches to secure ongoing cost reductions. The combination of these facilities leads us to provide products and services that meet the ever increasing demands of the industry. All of our partners are ISO 9001:2000 certified.
We supply ready cut and prepared wires to companies and organisations in many industry sectors such as aerospace and defence, communications and data, consumer electronics, industrial control, instrumentation, power and energy, rail and transportation and more. Typically, single wire ranges are from 0.03mm2 to 10mm2 (32AWG – 8AWG) for automated processing and up to 120mm2 with hydraulic cutting and termination. The lengths of wire we process are available with a wide variety of end-preparation options.
These range from insulated and un-insulated crimped terminals to precision tin-dipped ends and/or simple strip-length preparation.
We supply a wide range of flexible braid assemblies in standard or bespoke lengths to meet customers' individual requirements and specifications. These are manufactured in a range of materials each with the capability to flex without hardening.
The properties of our flexible braid assemblies make them particularly suitable for applications that are subjected to vibration or movement. We regularly supply braid assemblies, therefore, to companies such as transportation, defence, aerospace, production machinery, control panels, door panels, etc. Many termination options are available and, if required, we will offer advice as to which options are suitable for your application.
At Connect-2 Technology, we manufactur large quantities of heavy duty power cables, battery cables and meter tails and have done so many years. Our quality products are requested across the world for use in demanding environments where resistance to corrosion and extreme vibration is needed.
Our extensive range of heavy duty tooling provides us with the ability to terminate single wires from 0.5mm 2 to 120mm 2 in both solid and stranded variants. We use quality terminals and tooling from leading manufacturers such as Amp (Tyco), Cembre, JST and Takbro so that you can be sure our products are of the very best quality. For further information or a quote, please contact us and we will be happy to discuss options with you.
One of our core services is the manufacture and supply of industrial umbilical and pendent power looms. We custom make a wide range of power and control looms utilising both standard and specialist connectors from a large number of manufacturers.
This enables us to provide customers with a flexible solution for industrial power applications. Our experience in the industry enables us to produce pendent looms for a range of applications such as hand-held control panels to baggage handling and hoist controls as well as many configurations of umbilical power assemblies.
We manufacture a huge range of wire-to-wire and wire-to-board multi-pole crimp assemblies for use in various applications. We are pleased to be able to undertake both small and large batch sizes to meet customers' varying needs. We use tooling from major leading manufacturers such as AMP, Harwin, JST and Molex to create fantastic products. In addition, we also have expertise in many specialist ranges such as the Molex 1.25mm PicoBlade™ and Harwin's M80 range. Use of auto and semi-automated machinery, together with our strict quality program, ensures terminations are always made to exact manufacturer specifications.
Our highly skilled and trained staff provide assemblies from the simplest form of control panels to more complex switchgear harnesses. Our knowledge and expertise combined with the capabilities and facilities at our plants enables us to meet most requirements of industrial OEM customers. We manufacture low, medium and high volume batches of a diverse range of wiring harnesses. These include:
Our ribbon assembly service has been created to enable us to meet most, if not all, industry requirements. We can manufacture many types including shielded and unshielded ribbon and cable applications including system-to-system and board-to-board.
We are pleased to have the capabilities and facilities to undertake both small and large volume requests in the UK and from our Far East partner. All of our production facilities are ISO 9001:2000 certified and strict quality control and final inspection processes are followed at all stages of production.
The demand for custom designed coiled leads for electrical and electronic applications has increased over the years. We have developed our services to meet the growing demands in this area and are able to provide solutions to a range of coiled cable requests. We can supply custom manufactured electrical and electronic coiled leads for many application areas. These include:
We provide a range of quality co-axial cable assemblies, all of which are available in standard form or can be manufactured to meet specific requirements.
Our wide ranges of coax cable assemblies are suitable for a diverse range of applications. Our automated co-axial cutting and stripping facility ensures consistent and highly accurate cable preparation in accordance with connector manufacturers' tolerances.
We can accommodate co-axial and tri-axial cables of up to 11mm O.D. with strip lengths up to 40mm. Extensive co-axial options are available.
For further details, please visit our website, or contact us for information.
We custom manufacture any configuration of Cat 5e & Cat 6 cable assemblies, both UTP (unshielded twisted pair) and STP (shielded twisted pair), to any specified length. In our UK factory we use high quality assembled components from a range of renowned manufacturers such as Molex, Tyco, MH, Nexans, Draka, Minitran and more. We can accommodate order quantities from as low as 50 pieces. Order quantities via our Far East partner are as low as 500 pieces. Please contact use with your Cat5e & Cat6 cable assembly requirements for a quote and information on how we can meet your requirements.
We provide wide ranging specific solutions to many exacting data transmissions, I/O and low-power, and hook-up requirements from micro-pitch to large, multi-pole assemblies. We source materials from an extensive range of trusted connector manufacturers from around the world. Our production and technical capabilities provide us with the means to manufacture most types of multi-pole connector assembly incorporating both solder and crimp technologies. These include:
We also supply a wide selection of 'commercial' D (UL 94V-0) connectors.
Our full range of mains cable assemblies are made to the highest industry standards and are supplied at cost effective prices. We custom make mains cable assemblies to suit a range of customer specifications.
Main cable configurations include straight or coiled cords, incorporate stripped cores with tinning and/or terminations to individual requirements, as well as over-moulding of grommets etc. These configurations are all undertaken to your exact requirements.
We supply a vast number of options including most country specific mains cord sets 100% individually tested with full BSI, VDE, D, N, S, UL, etc. approvals. For further details of our mains cable assemblies please visit our website or call us at Connect-2 Technology where we will be happy to help.
We are proud to supply materials for use in demanding, heavy, industrial applications. Our highly professional team of skilled engineers create many cable assemblies for applications within the military where quality and precision is paramount.
Many inspections are undertaken throughout the assembly process as well as 100% final electronic testing combined with visual inspection procedures and full document control to provide the high levels of assurance that are demanded by the sector.
Our DIN-Rail assemblies are made to customers' specific requests. Assemblies include cutting to size, slotted, and un-slotted DIN Rail using component DIN parts from trusted manufacturers such as Allen Bradley, Entrelec, Imo, Phoenix Contact, Wago, Weidmuller, Wieland, and more.
Typical DIN rail assemblies can comprise many separate parts such as terminal blocks, ground blocks, fuse blocks, circuit breakers, interface modules, contactors, power supplies, relay basses, markers, bridges, end covers, stops and more. Customers benefit from purchasing the complete, final DIN-rail assembly under a single part number. This eliminates the need to order and stock multiple components and reduces costs too.
With more than fifteen years of experience within the industry our team utilises an extensive range of panel components such as PCB and interconnection assemblies, encapsulation and potting, plastic housings, plastic parts and covers as well as convenient approved sources for metal work (drilled and formed) with various coating options. Our sub-assemblies are used in many applications such as:
Having the latest, state of the art equipment is crucial for our business and it ensures that we are always unrivalled in both our level of efficiency and standard of production. By continually investing our resources in new technology we are also able to provide our customers with the most reliable and cost effective service available. As an example, our recent £80k investment in the Schleuniger Crimp Centre 36 has already proved invaluable in assisting in our production of wire and cable processing.
Here at Connect-2 Technology, we are pleased to have built fantastic relationships with a number of overseas manufacturers. These partnerships enable us to provide our customers with top quality products at competitive prices. We source large numbers of cable assemblies, electronic sub-assemblies and components from manufacturers in Taiwan and China. These partners are fully ISO9000/UL approved and manufacture products in line with strict quality control procedures to ensure high quality and product reliability.
Please head over to our website to find out more about our manufacturing partners.
Connect-2 Technology holds large amounts of stock at any one time in order to meet customer demand quickly and efficiently. We stock products from a wide range of brands such as JST, Amphenol, AlphaWire, Belden, Bulgin, ITT, Omron, Metway, Harwin, Radiall and more. We also use specialist tooling in order to meet specific customer requirements as quickly as possible. If you would like to find out more about our products and services, please contact our friendly team at Connect-2 Technology and we will be happy to provide all the information and advice you may need.
Our sister company, Cleveland Circuits, has over 43 years experience in manufacturing a wide selection of printed circuit boards. We work with our customers to produce cost-effective solutions no matter what quantity they are looking for. We are also offer PCB assembly and test services, development and engineering. Cleveland Circuits specialise in the manufacture of the following:
We are committed to reducing our impact on the environment and as such have formulated an environmental policy that summarises a framework for our business to operate within. A full statement of these can be found on our website and includes our policies on energy monitoring, emissions, use of hazardous substances, procurement, energy and fuel consumption, waste management, legislative compliance and the products that we manufacture.
Connect-2 Technology are pleased to stock ITW McMurdo’s Red Range of industrial rack and panel connectors which provide a reliable and simple solution to a host of blind-mating requirements. The advantage of using this range of connectors is that they enable individual panels to be simply reconfigured or replaced without making changes to the full rack system. Available in a choice of four sizes (8, 16, 24 and 32 way), the Red Range of connectors are 180 degree polarised and have a rugged construction, whilst floating bushes within the arrangement help to facilitate alignment.
Connect-2 Technology uses a well-trusted and highly experienced company to outsource all our electronics design work. They are local to us and working with them enables us to offer our clients a full design and consultancy service, no matter the level of support you require. Our offering includes electronic product development from initial concepts, system design and integration, prototyping, pre-production testing and electrical and CE compliance. To discover more about the discipline range that we can offer you, please see our website or contact a member of our team.
If you’re looking for waterproof cable assemblies then Connect-2 Technology may just have the solution for you. We have extensive experience in this field and are pleased to offer our customers the Bulgin Buccaneer IP68 range of power connectors, which are highly effective for either internal or external environments where water or dust exposure may pose a risk. There are several categories within this range: 900 Series Buccaneer, Standard Series Buccaneer, Mini Series Buccaneer and 400 Series Buccaneer, each of which features robust polyamide housings, circular connectors, a variety of pole options depending on the series chosen and secure screw mating of connectors. See our website for full details of each model or contact us to discuss your particular requirements.
Both the quality of our products and the service our customers receive are paramount to the success of our company. As such we are dedicated to both these areas and delivering the very best products that our customers can rely on with a service that is second to none. Our quality management system is approved by ISO 9001:2008 and every one of our products is produced to these standards. We use Cirris in-line test facilities to ensure each of our functional assemblies are fully tested before they leave us and where appropriate we will build custom jigs in house to conduct functionality-specific testing.
Increasingly we have been contacted by customers requesting JST PCB crimp assemblies, mostly due to the trend in downsizing the size of technological equipment. We hold certain JST tooling, but are happy to discuss your requirements for anything outside of our current stock, so please contact us if you can’t find what you’re looking for on our website. Our standard JST stock range includes: ZH Connector (1.5mm wire to board), PH Connector (2mm wire to board), EH Connector (2.5mm wire to board), VH Connector (3.96mm wire to board), SM Connector (2.5mm wire to wire), RCY Connector (2.5mm wire to wire).
|VAT Number:||GB602 2019 06|
|Registered at Companies House:||15 January, 2008 (11 years ago)|
|No of Employees:||51-100|
|Parent Company:||CTG Ltd|
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