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Fourstar Connections Coronavirus Update

Posted by Phil Holman on Mar 19, 2020 4:44:18 PM

We continue to monitor the evolving coronavirus situation and are prioritizing the health and well-being of our employees, customers, and vendors. We are abiding by the guidelines set by the CDC and federal and local authorities and will adapt as changes are necessary.

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Topics: Wire Harness Assembly, Supply Chain Management, Electronic Manufacturing Service Provider, Fourstar Coronavirus Update

It’s Not Only about Complex Box Builds and Interconnect Solutions!

Posted by Phil Holman on Jan 5, 2017 3:41:00 PM

Finding a Better Way to Serve at Fourstar

Every company is driven by core beliefs. At Fourstar, we take our tagline, “Finding a Better Way,” seriously. We apply this when we are working with customers, getting them to market on time, or helping test engineers with their supply chain needs to meet tooling and test requirements. But complex box builds and electronic assembly exposures aren’t all we are focused on.

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Topics: Sustainable Manufacturing, Wire Harness Assembly, Social Responsibility

The Benefits and Wire Harnessing

Posted by Doug Parham on Sep 8, 2016 4:59:31 PM

How and Why Wire Harnessing Is Done

Wire harnesses—sometimes called cable harnesses—are custom-designed for each particular application. The harness could be designed for a small electrical enclosure, a large piece of construction equipment, or an aircraft. The wire harness can save a lot of time in the manufacturing of products by pre-cutting, terminating with the proper connectors, and bundling them in a neat and compact package.

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Topics: Wire Harness Assembly, Wire Harnessing

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

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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Finding a Better Way

Fourstar partners with leading companies to problem solve, innovate, and find better ways for New Product Introduction (NPI) and Design for Manufacturing (DFM) initiatives.

What you get:

  • Our project management and manufacturing expertise
  • Comprehensive range of products and solutions
  • Advanced IT systems
  • Exceptional customer support

From cable assemblies to complex box build solutions, we can quickly ramp up to meet target dates and volume requirements. We are dedicated to helping you improve program efficiency, enhance product performance, speed time to market, and lower total cost of product.

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