Pluggable connectors are available with threaded screw-lock inserts molded into the housing flanges for mating security under mechanical stress conditions such as vibration. Connectors are available in pin spacings and pole configurations for horizontal, vertical, and angled mating directions. Literature features information on the screw-lock version as well as the complete line of pc-board pluggables.
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An in-depth survey of 700 current and future users of 3D printing holds few surprises, but results emphasize some major trends already in progress. Two standouts are the big growth in end-use parts and metal additive manufacturing (AM) most respondents expect.
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