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    • Hylec-APL fused terminal blocks help to keep the lights on...

      1159 days ago on 22/04/2014

      Hylec-APL has released a new range of fused terminal blocks which can offer localised protection within an electrical circuit. Designed for a wide range of uses, especially lighting applications, the terminal blocks ensure that a circuit fault in one fitting does not affect others on the same circuit, which can keep the majority of the lights on and make it easier to locate the fault. The Hylec-APL range uses the highest quality materials and offers innovations such as an integral spare fuse carrier...


    • Hylec-APL offers pre-installed IP67 control stations

      1200 days ago on 12/03/2014

      In any on-site installation job, time is money. This is why Hylec-APL offers a range of pre-installed control stations (1DE range) which combine tough IP67 enclosures with hard wearing push button and selector switches; helping installers to reduce time spent on-site. Installation is further aided thanks to unique, snap-on brackets for easy wall, chassis and DIN mounting. The control stations feature a registered design and are manufactured and assembled by Hylec-APL company, DE Controls. The range,...


    • Hylec-APL offers waterproof connections which are less than a pound...

      1257 days ago on 14/01/2014

      Hylec-APL has added two IP68 electrical connectors to its waterproof range which have diameters that are less than that of a one pound coin. The inline connectors both use cable gland technology to form a completely weatherproof seal without the need for silicone gel. The connectors are designed so that the terminals form part of the outer casing making the overall diameter of the connectors just 23mm. A video is available on the Hylec-APL YouTube channel which demonstrates the speed and simplicity...


    • Hylec-APL JOWs the crowd at LuxLive 2013...

      1283 days ago on 19/12/2013

      Hylec-APL enjoyed the busy LuxLive exhibition with many inquiries coming in about its innovative Insulation Displacement Technology (IDT) JOW clamp connectors and extensive range of weatherproof connectors. Hylec-APL specialises in the bulk supply of electrical components which are designed to speed up the installation process and offer reliable, long lasting performance. Alex D'Arcy, Hylec-APL Sales Director, comments: "The show was extremely busy this year, which is great to see and paints a very...


    • DE Controls door enclosures offer increased protection with reduced installation times

      1289 days ago on 13/12/2013

      DE Controls, the manufacturing arm of Hylec-APL, has developed a range of hinged door enclosures that offer similar degrees of impact resistance to metal enclosures of similar sizes, with the added advantage of lower unit costs and quicker installation. The enclosure range is suitable as a direct replacement for metal enclosures in most applications and is supplied with mounting brackets and a fitted galvanised steel back plate. Traditionally metal enclosures have been viewed as the standard choice...


    • Hylec-APL introduces quick to install three way weatherproof connectors

      1341 days ago on 22/10/2013

      UK volume electrical and electronic component supplier Hylec-APL is providing electrical installers and OEM’s with a smart new three way cable connection solution. The three way cable entry range provides IP68 ingress protection along with up to six pole connection and a choice between a ‘T’ or ‘Y’ shape design. The TEETUBE connector is suitable for most outdoor applications, such as outdoor lighting. Landscaping, lighting and signage applications are some of the toughest...


    • CPC responds to market demand with extended range of Hylec-APL products

      1409 days ago on 15/08/2013

      Leading UK distributor, CPC, has expanded the range of waterproof connectors and control stations that it sources from Hylec-APL, due to growing demand. More than 100 of Hylec's most popular product lines are now available to purchase online or from the CPC trade counter. Hylec-APL is a specialist supplier of electrical components to OEM's, sub-contract manufacturers and distribution organisations. It offers an extensive product range of electrical components including PCB connectors, terminal blocks,...


    • Hylec-APL launches railway certified IP68 cable glands

      1563 days ago on 14/03/2013

      Hylec-APL has launched a new cable gland into the market which is fully certified for use in railway applications for both the European and American rail industry. As well as offering the highest ingress protection rating of IP68, the cable gland has passed all the relevant fire safety tests to achieve NF F 16-101 and UL 514B certification. The latest product from Hylec-APL, a UK specialist supplier of electrical components to OEMs, Sub-Contract Manufacturers and Distributors, has been designed...


    • Hylec-APL terminal blocks for very high temperature applications

      1606 days ago on 30/01/2013

      Hylec-APL, a specialist UK supplier of electrical components, has introduced a new comprehensive range of Steatite ceramic terminal blocks which are ideal for wire termination in demanding high temperature applications. Manufactured by Hylec-APL Company, DE Controls, the terminal blocks are a design that is available in both two and three pole options. The new ranges of Steatite ceramic terminal blocks have several characteristics which make it advantageous over existing porcelain ceramic products....


    • Kwik Wire connector blocks from Hylec-APL allow for quick and simple wiring

      1662 days ago on 05/12/2012

      Hylec-APL has launched a new range of quick installation connectors which allows users to make a connection by simply pushing the wire into the opening. The discrete units are available with between two and eight conductors and feature dovetail slots for easy stacking. They are ideal for applications that require the common connection of multiple conductors such as lighting ring-main cabling connections in ceiling voids. The innovative range of Kwik Wire connectors from Hylec-APL, a leading UK specialist...