TE Wire & Cable LLC (Saddle Brook, NJ, US), a thermocouple and specialty wire and cable manufacturer since, will exhibit a variety of high-accuracy thermocouple products. Featured will be AccuClave autoclave thermocouple assemblies, designed to improve the accuracy, reliability and efficiency of aviation and aerospace autoclave applications, including a new solution especially for tooling departments. Unveiled will be prototypes of the company's new bayonet-style thermocouple sensor for measure Invar tool temperature. This new addition to the AccuClave can be configured to handle ambient temperatures of 200°C-870°C. The product is available in Type J and K calibrations with fixed and adjustable spring-loaded fittings. Also featured will be AccuClave reusable, pre-made thermocouple assemblies; AccuClave-X thermocouple extension cables for faster autoclave loading; AccuConnect multicircuit interconnect system; AccuFlex, for composite repairs with minimal mark-off.
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When humans do finally travel to Mars, they will have to be well protected from a less-than-hospitable environment. The suit designed to do the job is already in development at NASA, and it relies heavily on composites.