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Different Types of Industrial Cables

To wire up different components within electronic gadgets, hook-up and lead wires may be adequate, but the electric industry needs a vast variety of industrial cables to remain connected. Chief among these are power cables to carry high voltages and currents, and cables necessary for industrial automation and process control. Cables may conform to multiple standards such as UL, CSA, and others. Cables often have to transmit power or signal in industrial environments that may harbor the harshest conditions Read more [...]

Our top selling cables for October

Here are some of the top sellers on the West Florida Components web site for October: Shielded Audio Cable 3.5mm Stereo Male to Male Plug 6 ft Audio systems are connected to various devices such as MP3 players, DVD players, speakers, portable CD players, TV tuners, satellite dishes, computer sound cards and camcorders. Depending on the specific use, shielded audio cables come in different lengths. The plug or socket size is usually 3.50 mm. CES makes the cables in 6 ft lengths. The shielded Read more [...]

Excellent free app for the iPad: DropBox

One major drawback of the iPad is the inability to easily move files from the iPad to a desktop or notebook computer or other mobile device. That's where DropBox steps in. No, it's not perfect, but it is the best app we've found - it's free and there are no wires or cables necessary! DropBox uses cloud-based storage to make your files available to another device. The basic, free DropBox service gives you 2GB of storage to manage your files. We think that's plenty for most users. Here's Read more [...]