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Big expansion for wiring, connectivity portfolio

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RS Components has launched its RS PRO Wiring and Connectivity portfolio of products for industrial and networking applications across a number of market sectors.

According to the company, the range is aimed at a broad selection of customers and should appeal to electronic system designers, as well as component buyers, maintenance engineers and technicians and machine and equipment builders.

The launch marks a significant expansion of RS’ portfolio. Since the beginning of the year, the company has introduced almost 3,000 new products across 65 cable and connector product families, an increase of more than 40%.

This has includes beefing up its selection of wiring and connectivity devices with new connectors, including industrial circular, heavy-duty, power and DIN types, as well as a broad selection of cables and cable assemblies for industrial automation and Ethernet network applications, along with cable glands and cable accessories, and hook-up and equipment wires.

“This massively expanded wiring and connectivity range will significantly increase the breadth and depth of choice for customers,” said Evonne March, Head of Product and Sourcing – RS PRO at RS Components. “Additionally, by making available this wide coverage of high-quality specification products at competitive prices, we will realise major value for manufacturers, panel builders and system integrators across a multitude of different markets and applications.”

March added that all the products in the RS PRO range have high in-stock availability and have been through stringent testing processes to ensure reliability to meet design and compliance specifications. They are covered by the RS PRO Seal of Approval and come with a three-year warranty.

The full RS PRO Wiring and Connectivity range is now available from RS South Africa and across Africa. RS Components is a trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE: ECM), a global omni-channel provider of products and services.

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