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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 [...]

2018-09-26T12:42:07+00:00Compliance|

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 [...]

2018-09-26T13:11:19+00:00Compliance|

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 [...]

2018-08-23T12:03:56+00:00Laser Stripping|

Flat Flex Cable Assemblies Can Be Custom Made for Simple or Complex Projects.

Our flat flex cable assemblies can be developed to suit the needs of any simple or complex project. MJM Industries offers a broad variety of options when it comes to flat flex cable assemblies. These assemblies are created unique, custom tailored to fit the needs of our customers. Our flat flex cables are specifically [...]

The Benefits of Molded Hall Effect Sensors

Hall Effect Sensors are magnetic sensors which encode information into electrical signals to be processed by electronic circuits. These sensors are solid state devices which means that the sensors are an electronic device in which electricity is switched through solid semiconductor crystals rather than mechanical contacts. Hall Effect Sensors are the optimal solution due [...]