Made in CT
- Company: Bead Electronics
- Category: Fabricated Metals
- Website: http://www.beadelectronics.com
- Location: Milford, Connecticut 06460-2849
- Contact: Jill Mayer, 203-301-0270
- Congressional District: Third District
- Congressional Representative: Rosa DeLauro
Bead Electronics manufactures precision end-to-end, solid-wire, and tubular contact pins for the telecom, automotive, connector and lighting industries. Our custom components deliver the performance of machined pins at the price of stamped, and they can be tooled in a fraction of the time at a modest cost.
The bead-formed manufacturing process, called swaging, yields superior value when compared to competitors. That’s because it’s a high-speed, virtually scrapless cold-forming process capable of producing small, metal electronic components that are dimensionally consistent and inexpensive.
Our swaging process helped revolutionize the electronics industry with the production of inexpensive, high-quality contact pins for radio vacuum tubes in the 1920’s. It produced the first parabolically tipped wire wrap pin in the 1960’s that helped the telecom industry reduce its gold plating specification by 50%. Today, it produces a patented hybrid SMT/through hole interconnect pin that improves reliability, saves solder and gives users a competitive advantage.
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Products & Services
The Bead-formed manufacturing process, called swaging, is a high-speed, virtually scrapless cold-forming process capable of producing small metal parts that are dimensionally consistent and inexpensive.
- custom pin assemblies
- custom contact pins
- insertion tooling
- end-to-end contact pins
- tubular contact pins
- solid wire contact pins
Contact information for this manufacturer is located at the top of this profile
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