How to Reduce your Part Cost without Negotiating – Whitepaper

December 1st , 2011 → 6:39 pm @

How to Reduce your Part Cost without Negotiating – Free White Paper Report We have compiled a list of techniques and areas that provide a sort of  “checklist” that can be used when trying to reduce the cost of a given component, but they do not require negotiating with the supplier or vendor.  Essentially, these are proven […]

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Find More Space in Your Control Panel: Tap Rules for Molded-Case Circuit Breakers: Adhering to UL Standard 508A, NEC Section 409

November 23rd , 2011 → 6:45 am @

Learn how to apply multiple branches and multi-wire terminals with circuit breakers in industrial control panels in accordance with Underwriters Laboratories (UL) standard 508A and the National Electrical Code (NEC), National Fire Protection Association (NFPA 70-2011).  Molded-case circuit breakers are used for the main overcurrent protective device (OCPD) and the main disconnecting means for an […]

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5 Key Factors to Successful Supplier Reduction / Rationalization

November 1st , 2011 → 6:39 pm @

Reducing the supplier base is a major initiative of all equipment manufacturers.  This can be a difficult and time-consuming project.  DEE offers a white paper report regarding 5 Key Factors that facilitate effective supplier reduction projects based on observations of many OEMs, where supplier reduction was achieved with simultaneous cost savings.  If you would like […]

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The Key Criteria You Need to Use to Select Cabling for Your Application

October 25th , 2011 → 6:05 pm @

Cables are often the last component considered during system designs.  In many situations, cables are really the system’s lifeline—if a cable goes down, the entire system can stop.  For example, if the cable system used for data transmission in a spacecraft fails, the communication between the craft and mission control could be lost.  Cable reliability […]

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How to Determine a Panel’s SCCR Rating

October 13th , 2011 → 6:41 pm @

 The determination of Short Circuit Current Ratings can appear to be a formidable task to complete if you are not familiar with the National Electrical Code® or the UL 508A Standard for Industrial Control Panels in the United States.  However, by breaking the task down into systematic steps, the process can be much simpler to […]

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The 15 Key Points You Must Review When Selecting Circuit Protection

September 28th , 2011 → 7:58 am @

The 15 Key Points You Must Review When Selecting Circuit Protection

FREE Report Although care is taken to properly design electrical and electronic circuits, overcurrents in the form of short-circuits and overload can occur.  The sole purpose of fuses and circuit breakers is to protect personnel and/or equipment from serious harm when an overcurrent condition arises.  This white paper report is intended to help create a […]

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Improve Your Liquid Level Sensing and Detection Applications

September 16th , 2011 → 3:29 pm @

Dee offers a free white paper report that identifies key issues experienced by manufacturers of equipment regarding handling and detection of liquids, with capacitive proximity sensors in particular.  It examines concrete sensing/monitoring methods that will improve processes while guaranteeing reliable and dependable noninvasive liquid level detection.  The trend towards more sophisticated equipment, which are expected […]

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How to Increase the Amount of Supplier-Nominated Cost Savings – Free Report

August 31st , 2011 → 4:20 pm @

There is a big opportunity to utilize Supplier-nominated cost savings programs as a way to supplement all of your efforts to drive cost reductions, and improve your supplier relationship at the same time.  Done right, a supplier nominated savings program can be a systematic and effective tool to tap your suppliers for their insights, creativity, and […]

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8 Key Selection Criteria When Choosing an Inductive Sensor – Free Report

August 23rd , 2011 → 9:51 am @

Selecting the correct inductive proximity sensor for an application can be an intimidating process.  There are literally thousands of models available from various vendors, so having a good starting point to narrow down the field is essential.  This Free Report is a quick read, but packs extremely valuable information and a good reference guide to […]

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Reduce the Cost of Your Design By Selecting Optional Circuit Breaker Features and Considering Environmental Factors

July 27th , 2011 → 8:34 am @

We all know about delay curves for circuit breakers, but there are many secondary characteristics that can add value and reduce cost for a particular application.  Design engineers need to be conscious of these characteristics to improve designs while assuring the precise protection for their application.  DEE offers a Free White Paper Report covering the […]

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