M8/M12 Coding Explained

M8/M12 coding can seem complex and confusing when specifying the proper connectors for your application. Industries today require specific communication and data transfer protocols using connectors that carry signals and information between electronic boards and components within a larger ecosystem. It’s important that the correct M8 and M12 connectors be specified to ensure efficient [...]

The Importance of Hipot Testing | Dielectric Strength Testing

At MJM Industries, to ensure that our customers receive reliable cable assemblies, all of our products must undergo Hipot testing. In this post, we’ll answer the following questions: what is Hipot testing, why is it important, and what is our process for performing this type of electrical safety test. Keep reading to learn the [...]

MJM Industries Unveils Customizable M8/M12 Cable Assemblies at The Assembly Show

MJM Industries was pleased to unveil our new customizable M8/M12 cable assemblies product offering at The Assembly Show, held in Chicago on October 26- 28, 2021. New Standard and Customizable Over-Molded M8/M12 Connector Assemblies Available. As part of our over-molded connector products, MJM Industries offers both standard and custom M8/M12 cable assemblies for customers [...]

UL Listed vs. UL Recognized Wires and Cables: What Are the Differences?

What's the difference between UL Listed and UL Recognized wires and cables? Our customers often ask this question so here's the lowdown. Underwriters Laboratories, or UL, is a global safety certification company that conducts quality and safety tests to ensure safety, performance efficiency, quality, and environmental impact on a variety of wires and cables. [...]

Ultrasonic Welding Services from MJM Industries

At MJM industries, we provide a wide range of contract manufacturing services for a number of industries and operations. Our team of experienced contract manufacturers is dedicated to delivering high-quality and reliable products that are designed to increase profitability and productivity for our customers. Whether you are looking for design services, cable assembly, ultrasonic [...]

ITAR compliant – what does it mean?

International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) is a United States government regulatory system with the responsibility to control the export and import of defense articles and services listed on the United States Munitions List (USML). These laws affect the manufacturing, selling and distribution of technology-based products and services related to the defense and military [...]

What is the IPC/WHMA-A-620 standard?

The IPC/WHMA-A-620 standard is the only industry-recognized method for setting expectations of what is acceptable when defining workmanship and quality in the manufacturing of discrete wire leads, cable and wire harnesses, and related assemblies. The IPC (Institute for Printed Circuits) sets requirements, which WHMA (Wiring Harness Manufacturer’s Association) members and their customers must abide by. WHMA [...]

The Importance of Ingress Protection on Wire Harnesses and Cable Assemblies

What is ingress protection, why is it important and where is it used? Ingress protection provides wire harnesses and cable assemblies with long-standing quality, which is crucial when placed within dusty or damp environments. The IP rating of a product sometimes known as Ingress Protection or International Protection Rating classifies and rates the degree [...]

Choose Overmolded Cable Assemblies for Harsh or Corrosive Environments

From concept to finished product, MJM Industries can produce overmolded cable assemblies that ensure your parts are manufactured to demanding standards. Custom tooling and fixture design is offered through our molds, assembly fixtures- lean/ergonomic, custom gauges and measurement equipment, and manufacturing process support. MJM Industries has the capabilities to produce overmolded cable assemblies that [...]

When to Choose Laser Stripping Over Conventional Methods

Do you need speed, cleanliness, precision, or a guarantee that no conductors will be nicked as part of the wire stripping process? Then consider laser stripping from MJM Industries. Insulating jackets can be removed from wire and cable using many different methods. Before choosing the proper method, you must first define the requirements of [...]

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