Wiring Harness News Sep-Oct 2022 - Page 3

INDUSTRIAL INFO-TAINMENT Wiring Harness News SEPTEMBER / OCTOBER 2022 3

September / October 2022

FEATURES ______________________________________________________
Industry Profile : Heltronics ................................ 1
Heltronics is making a name for themselves in the industries they serve . In just four years , Daniel Helder and his team have transformed the business he purchased into a powerhouse of harness and assembly performance .
Komax Receives Clearance for Combination with Schleuniger ........ 1
Komax and Schleuniger get the green light from governing authorities to combine the two companies .
Intricacies of High-Voltage Cable Processing ............................... 6
There are many unique properties of large diameter cable that make it difficult to process . Learn from the pros at TE .
Processing Electric Vehicle Heavy Cables .................................. 23
If you think you know everything about large diameter cable stripping , think again . Ruben Lozano has something for everyone in this informative article .
Ensuring Wire Harness Connection Reliability in Electric Vehicles ..... 31
Discover ways to avoid connector failure in EVs through the use of specialty connector lubricants .
Understanding PowerWheel ® for EV Cable Terminations ................... 36
Learn how the torsional welding technique has improved automotive harness assembly in this article from Telsonic ’ s Saeed Mogadam .
Heavy Duty Terminals for Automotive
Applications ............................. 50
Battery terminals are a common source of electrical issues . Learn how ETCO is helping manufacturers avoid issues in this informative article .
What You Need to Know About Control Cabinet Marking ...................... 46
Discover the essential things to understand when choosing the best marking system for cabinet wiring .
Driving Innovation in Aerospace : Adapting High-Speed Automotive Technologies for Aerospace Wire Harness Testing ........................ 47
There are numerous examples where the aerospace industry has borrowed from automotive to drive progress . Read about a testing solution that keeps pace with current technology development .
Innovation Advances - Ultrasonic Metal Welding of Large EV Battery Cables .................................. 56
Many problems are caused by the increased power and amplitude requirements needed to weld thicker charging cables . Read how one ultrasonic equipment manufacturer has tackled the issue
IN EVERY ISSUE
The Power Women of the Wire Harness Industry ........................ 12
Melissa Femia takes a look within her own organization as she tells the story of Estefania Fong Garcia .
M & A 101 .......................... 16
Loren Smith shares his wisdom in avoiding issues in the sensitive duediligence process of a business sale .
Leadership .............................. 40
This is the last , and arguably most important , of Paul Hogendorn ’ s Top 10 Tips for effective leadership .
News Plugs ............................. 53 .
Read about the latest products on the market and points of interest about companies and people in the industry .
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Process Stability in Welding of Battery Cells with Ultrasonics .......... 54
The folks at Herrmann Ultrasonics share a success story in welding leads to battery cells .
WHMA - Wired In ....................... 55
WHMA / IPC will offer a course in Wire Harness Assembly for Operators ( WHO ) in both Spanish and English .