SHINE Wire and Cable Blog

Cable Assembly, Wire Harnessing, Electro-Mechanical Assembly and More

The SHINE Wire and Cable Blog is the place to learn about custom cable assembly, electro-mechanical assembly, and wire harnessing. You’ll also read about lead wire assembly, cordsets, and wire and cable processing. In addition to contract manufacturing, the SHINE Wire and Cable Blog will cover engineering support, testing, and certifications. Check out our latest blog entries.

Lead Wires and Custom Cable Assembly

Lead wires form an electrical connection between two electronic/electrical contacts. Applications include automobiles, controls panels, appliances, motors, generators, printers, switchgear, and medical devices – just to name a few. For product designers, lead wire selection [...]

By | September 27th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Wire Crimping and Custom Cable Assembly

Digital systems, wireless networks, high-end video, and medical devices (to name a few) all require reliable connections. If a connector is installed improperly, a significant portion of the signal may be lost. Soldering is an [...]

By | September 21st, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , |0 Comments

Four Benefits of Outsourced Cable Assemblies

Cable assemblies don’t just transmit electrical power or communications signals. They support the performance of complex systems in consumer, industrial, medical, military, and many other applications. For vehicle and equipment manufacturers, deciding whether to make [...]

By | August 24th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Understanding IPC/WHMA-A-620 Revision B

Industry standards support the development, implementation, and use of many different technologies. As published documents, they define the specifications and procedures that engineers need to know. Industry standards also matter greatly to sourcing managers. To [...]

By | August 18th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: |0 Comments

LED Assemblies from SHINE

SHINE is now offering LED flexible light strip assemblies. We can customize the length to your specification and terminate the assembly with the connectors you require. We offer these assemblies in both waterproof and non [...]

By | July 11th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , |0 Comments

Harsh Environment Cable Assembly

Old school meets new with this harsh environment cable from SHINE. Here is a custom cable assembly we helped design with a customer who needed a robust construction as well as flexibility. The design incorporates [...]

By | April 25th, 2016|Categories: Blog|0 Comments


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