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Don Glencross

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Complex and Advanced Cable and Wire Harness Assembly Testing

Posted by Don Glencross on May 6, 2016 4:22:32 PM

Delivering Electronic Enclosures with Varied Complex Cable Content

Most basic cable testing consists of point-to-point verification of the wiring against the requirements, but sometimes—in the world of contract manufacturing, and value added services—the requirements of each wire harness assembly are not as straightforward.

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Topics: Wire Harness Assembly, Wire Harnessing

Sustainable Manufacturing to Reduce Your Shipping & Handling Footprint

Posted by Don Glencross on Sep 28, 2015 4:04:18 PM

Eco-Friendly Packaging and Your Environmental Impact

When doing business with a manufacturing partner, an often overlooked piece of the process regarding delivering your product is how it’s packaged. Unfortunately, the requirements for packaging are not considered until too late in the process, or when the product is ready to ship. We all know that the main function of packaging is to preserve and protect the product until ready for its intended use. And, if the packaging is insufficient, the risk of damage goes up significantly, and so does its impact on the vendor/customer relationship. Beyond that business relationship, many of us are concerned about our sustainable manufacturing practices and their impact on the global community.  

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Topics: Sustainable Manufacturing

Enhanced Wire Harness Assembly Testing

Posted by Don Glencross on Sep 4, 2015 9:48:00 AM

Improved Success with a Proven Process

In the wire harness assembly and custom cable industry, there’s one requirement that probably is the most critical to the customer: that the cable assembly is delivered 100% electrically correct to the customer’s application. Unfortunately, errors often occur and drive frustrated customers from one harness supplier to the next, looking to end their mis-wires once and for all.  

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Topics: Wire Harness Assembly

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