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  1. Installation of Roundit EMI FMJ

    Installation of Roundit EMI FMJ

    Roundit EMI FMJ has many applications and is notably used in the aeronautical, space and military industries.  Assembled by experts at the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS), the Satellite Database is a listing of the nearly 2000 operational satellites currently in orbit around Earth.  With additional launches and satellites in orbit in 2019, this figure is expected to continue to grow.

    Below is a short guide to the installation of Roundit EMI FMJ.  For a more comprehensive installation guide on EMI FMJ and other products please visit our resources page

    Description

    ROUNDIT® EMI FMJ (Full Metal Jacket) is a wrap-around sl

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  2. Daniels Manufacturing Tools

    Titan Electronics carries a range of Daniels Manufacturing Tools to meet the requirements of the aircraft, aerospace and electronics industries.  Daniels Manufacturing Corporation (DMC) has been a (QPL) authorized supplier of its tool products since the first QPL was established in 1971 and DMC products have been used on virtually every defense system, aircraft, and space program in the free world.  

    Below is a brief overview of some of the most popular DMC Tools stocked at Titan Electronics.


    Electro-Mechanical Crimp Tool - EMC3300

    The EMC3300 Electro-Mechanical Crimp Tool is a handheld, self-contained crimp tool intended to crimp contacts/terminals onto copper and aluminum cable.

    Below are some of

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  3. Silicone Tapes - Self Amalgamating

    Silicone Tapes - Self Amalgamating

    In 2017, the aerospace and defense (A&D) industry generated $865 billion in economic output.  A versatile product in the aerospace and defense industry is self-amalgamating silicone tape.  

    Product Details

    Federal-Mogul offers a range of silicone elastomer tapes, which self-amalgamate at ambient temperature.

    The elongation of tape 50N, 51N, 66N and 67N ranges from 300 to 500%.  Composed of an additional fiberglass base coated with a self-amalgamating silicone elastomer, the tapes 58N-59N-68N-69N-78N-79N-88N-89N-98N-99N provide high-temperature mechanical protection.

    After several hours at ambient temperature, the surface of these tapes sticks together when light pressure is added. These tapes are used for sealing, connecting and

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  4. Falcon 9 Rocket Launch and Landing

    Falcon 9 Rocket Launch and Landing

    SpaceX successfully launched and landed its Falcon 9 on October 7th, 2018, marking the 62nd flight of the vehicle. It was also the 12th ground landing and the first on the California coast.

    This first landing of the Falcon 9 from California felt historic as we drove out to Vandenberg from Santa Maria.  Roads that are usually empty felt like they had turned into Los Angeles freeways during Monday night rush hour.  We hadn't given ourselves enough time to reach our viewing point and had to pull to the side of the road, with hundreds of other people.  It was an atmosphere of excitement and entire families gathered together looking to the sky.

    As the sun set the anticipation grew until we finally saw the launch, and then heard the massive roar.  The higher the rocket went the more it illuminated the sky.  It was as if the rocket pierced through the sky and let through a pinhole of sunlight.  As you stared up it felt as

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  5. ROUNDIT® EMI C4 XWS

    Aerospace and defense engineers opt for innovative EMI and RFI shielding solutions to protect mission-critical systems from deliberate and unplanned electronics emissions. The below highlights Roundit EMI C4 XWS, which is ideal for the aeronautical and defense industries.

    Product Details

    ROUNDIT® EMI C4 XWS is a wrap-around sleeving designed for EMI shielding of wire and cable bundles. ROUNDIT EMI C4 XWS is manufactured from PPS mono­filaments and nickel-plated copper C4 supplied with an internal layer of PTFE tape thus allowing wire harnesses to be protected from the metal.

    Self-Wrapping Design

    The self-wrapping fea

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