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Alpha 3 Manufacturing Raises Money for Local Hospice

For a second year running, Alpha 3 Manufacturing has raised money for Lindsey Lodge Hospice in Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire. Employees took part in three events throughout the year and raised a total of £1,103....more

Students Build Aquatic Robot with a Deltron Enclosure

Students Build Aquatic Robot with a Deltron Enclosure

Students from Northern Illinois University recently took advantage of our Free Samples for Students scheme to build an innovative aquatic robot....more

Alpha 3 Employees take part in Race for Life

Alpha 3 Employees Don Pink Outfits and Race for Charity

Employees of Alpha 3 Manufacturing Ltd dusted off their running shoes to take part in a 5K race to raise money for charity....more

New IP66 Polycarbonate & ABS Enclosures

Deltron Enclosures has enhanced its plastic enclosure selection with two new multipurpose ranges now available....more

Roxburgh EMC Awards CP Automation Ltd for Second Year Running

Roxburgh EMC are delighted to name CP Automation Ltd, as their 2016 Specialist Distributor of the Year....more

Celebrating 10 Years of Alpha 3 Manufacturing Ltd

2017 marks Alpha 3 Manufacturing’s 10 year milestone as Managing Director, Clifford Friel, looks back on the successes of the business. ...more

Deltron IP66 Corrosion Resistant Enclosure

Popular Corrosion Resistant Enclosures Now Available as IP66

To complement the IP68 Corrosion and Impact Resistant enclosure series that was launched last year, Deltron Enclosures has now introduced an IP66 version of the popular range....more

Cable Assemblies for Aircraft Equipment

A leading manufacturer of aerospace equipment contacted CTL Manufacturing when they required a set of cable assemblies in a very short timeframe....more

Umbilical Cable

Umbilical Cables for Pipe Inspection Equipment

Ultrasonic non-destructive testing solutions were the topic of the most recent challenge for CTL Manufacturing engineers....more

Alpha 3 Presents Fundraising Donations to Local Hospice

Alpha 3 Manufacturing is pleased to present Lindsey Lodge Hospice with a generous donation following fundraising activities during 2016....more

Tecnun SEED Raching Exhibition

Tecnun SEED Racing - End of Year Update

Following on from our story earlier in the year, Tecnun SEED Racing have been updating us on the progress of their electric single seater racing car for Formula Student. ...more

Industrial Automation

A company that designs and manufactures variable frequency drive products, recently approached Roxburgh EMC for assistance with the development of their internal EMC filters....more

Deltron Enclosures for Rail Systems

Rail Systems

Reliability and durability are of the upmost importance when producing components for the rail sector....more


Quality Cable Solutions for the Aviation Sector

Commercial and military aircraft rely on complex systems in their operation. Performance and reliability is fundamental, as the wiring systems must withstand tough conditions and environmental fluctuations. ...more

New EMC FIlters for the Medical Industry

New Chassis Mounted EMC filters, designed with attributes specifically for the medical industry, are now available at Roxburgh EMC....more

Deltron Enclosures Corrosion & Impact Resistant Range

New Corrosion and Impact Resistant Enclosure Range

Offering enhanced corrosion resistance of up to 1000 hours in salt spray, the new range is designed for industries with a need for long-lasting, resilient boxes. ...more

Roxburgh EMC Industrial Filter

CP Automation offers innovative solar EMC filters

Maintenance and repair specialist CP Automation now distributes and fits Roxburgh EMC's innovative high voltage, high performance three-phase EMC filter range....more

Deltron Enclosures welcomes new distributor

New German Distributor for Deltron Enclosures

Deltron Enclosures is delighted to add new global distributor, Conrad, to its increasing list of product stockists....more

New Roxburgh EMC Brochures

New Roxburgh EMC Brochure

A refreshed design and improved layout allows you to find the product you need with ease. ...more

Tecnun SEED Racing Car

Deltron Supports Tecnun SEED Racing Team in Spain

Deltron Enclosures is delighted to be supporting Formula Student Electric Vehicle Team: Tecnun SEED Racing, based in Spain....more

Keeping Pace with the Broadcast Industry

Evolving viewer demands drives technology to respond and Product Manager at BES, Darren Fuller, explains how BES’ offerings can support professional broadcasters in such a dynamic industry. ...more

Over £1,400 raised for Children´s Charities in 2015

Alpha 3 Manufacturing employees organised a series of activities throughout 2015 to raise money for several local and national charities....more

Roxburgh EMC Presents Award to CP Automation

Roxburgh EMC Awards 2015 Distributor of the Year to CP Automation

Roxburgh EMC are delighted to name CP Automation Ltd, as their 2015 Specialist Distributor of the Year...more

Industrial Control Panel

Technology Increases Benefits of Factory Enclosure Customisation

Generally, customisation was seen as an expensive procedure and limited to the drilling of a few holes, but advances in technology have reduced tooling costs, eliminating the need for customers to deal with a long chain of suppliers and specialists....more

Prepare for UHD with 4K Video Patching Panels

As 4K TV displays begin to dominate the electronics market and consumers become more engaged in the latest 4K content, broadcasters must now prepare for the industry upgrade to UHD SDI....more

DEM Manufacturing Award Anglia Stockist of the Year 2015

Stockist of the Year Award goes To Anglia Components Ltd

DEM Manufacturing is delighted to announce that Anglia Components Limited have been named their 2015 Stockist of the Year. ...more

Order your free Deltron Enclosure Sample from Anglia

Order Your Free Deltron Enclosure Sample at Anglia

If you're seeking an IP rated, industrial enclosure, why not visit Anglia's website for a free sample from Deltron's versatile heavy duty series, available for a short period of time only....more

BES 4K 12G Patching Panel

First 4K 12G Patch Panel Enters the Broadcast Market

BES has designed and manufactured the first 4K 12G video patching panel in preparation for the industry's imminent upgrade to Ultra High Definition SDI. ...more

Deltron Plastic Enclosures

Choosing between materials for your enclosure

When choosing an enclosure, material selection is most likely, the first step you should take. ...more

Deltron Ingress Protected Enclosure

What is Ingress protection (IP)?

Ingress protection ratings or IP ratings, refer to the level of protection offered by an electrical enclosure, against solids and liquids....more

Grey Powder Coated Enclosures at Farnell element14

Deltron's durable coated enclosures, can now be purchased from worldwide electronics distributor, Farnell element14....more

New Chassis Filters Now Available From Premier Farnell plc

43 lines from Roxburgh's latest chassis filter range are now available for purchase from stock at Premier Farnell plc....more

Four Considerations when Choosing an Electronic Enclosure

Although electronic enclosures aren't industry specific, engineers have to be clear on the suitability of an enclosure for their application and sector....more

RES10F16 - Chassis Filter Range

Latest Chassis Filters Now Available From RS Components

Roxburgh EMC is delighted to announce that 57 lines from the new RES series chassis filter range are now available from stock at RS Components....more

Alpha 3 contributed to the support of local charity

Alpha 3 Manufacturing contributed to the support of a local charity by sponsoring local fundraiser, Derek Cartwright....more

Deltron Components at Anglia Live

Anglia Live Now Selling Deltron Components Ranges

Deltron Components is thrilled to have their complete range of products now available from online distributor, Anglia Live....more

Deltron Enclosures Customisation

Factory Customisation is a Popular Option

In an effort to keep business costs to a minimum, engineers are increasingly choosing to buy from enclosure manufacturers that have in-house customisation capabilities. ...more

Transfer Multisort Elektronik

Added Growth for Deltron Components in Central and Eastern Europe

Working in partnership with a thriving electronics supplier based in Poland, Deltron Components is once again growing their product distribution network within Europe....more

Deltron Heavy Duty Low Cost Enclosure

Deltron Enclosure Range Now Available from German Distributor

PBE, an electronics distributor based in Germany, is now promoting the latest popular range of enclosures from Deltron...more

CTL Manufacturing epxand their aerospace operations

Additional Capabilities for New Opportunities at CTL

CTL Manufacturing has expanded their aerospace operations to include a specialist ITAR controlled environment....more

Quality cable testing at CCS Electronics

100% Quality Cable Testing at CCS

All CCS customers can benefit from 100% quality testing on their cable assemblies, enabling the product ready for immediate fixture once it leaves the factory....more

Roxburgh EMC KM370 Filter

Roxburgh EMC; Earth Leakage Specification Change

Roxburgh EMC has changed the way earth leakage current is specified for the industrial EMC filter ranges....more

BES Ultra High Definiton Television Panel

BES Develops New Ultra High Definition Video Patch Panel

BES is pleased to announce the development of a new video patch panel for the broadcast patching product market....more

Deltron Electrical Enclosure

Heavy Duty Enclosures Now Available From Distributor Farnell

Deltron is pleased to announce that the latest range of Heavy Duty Low Cost Enclosures is now being sold by worldwide electronic component distributor, Farnell....more

Custom Built Termination Panels

Manufacturer of quality broadcast patching products, BES, is now pleased to offer customised termination panels....more

MTE Harmonic Filter

New MTE Corporation Matrix AP Harmonic Filter

DEM Manufacturing is pleased to introduce the MTE Corporation Matrix AP Harmonic Filter with its patent-pending adaptive passive filtering technology....more

BES Filtered Mains Distribution Unit

BES announces new MDU's

Manufacturer of quality broadcast patching products, BES, has recently produced two new Filtered Mains Distribution Units to prevent radio frequency interference (RFI) in the broadcast studio....more

New bes MDU

How BES is meeting new industry expectations

BES products deliver 1000´s of signals to air, all over the globe every day and as the industry expands, BES continues to adapt to meet these new demands....more

Deltron's new partnership with Switches Plus Components

Deltron XLR Connectors available from Australian distributor

Deltron Components is pleased to announce that the extensive range of XLR Connectors are now being sold by Australian electronic component distributor, Switches Plus Components....more

Deltron Chassis Filter RES Range

Complete New Chassis Filters Range

Roxburgh EMC are delighted to have developed seven new ranges of filters, all with various performance capabilities to suit a range of application needs. ...more

Heavy Duty Low Cost Enclosure

New Versatile Enclosure Range

An innovative new range of Heavy Duty Low Cost Enclosures has been introduced for housing electronic components and circuitry....more

Deltron Banana Plug

High performance Banana Plugs available across the globe

Deltron Banana Plugs are a highly trusted brand that has been around for over 65 years....more

ABS Enclosure

ABS Enclosures now available from distributor Farnell

One of the largest worldwide distributors of electronic components, Farnell, has now added the Deltron range of ABS enclosures to their portfolio....more

Lewis Saunders, CTL employee

CTL employee to represent Great Britain next month

CTL employee, Lewis Saunders to take part in the 2014 European Triathlon Championships...more

Deltron spares for enclosures

Spare parts now available for our enclosures range

All of our customers who have purchased General Purpose Enclosures can now also buy spare parts for them, should extras be required....more

Anglia offer Deltron and Roxburgh products

DEM appoints Anglia as a UK and Ireland distributor

DEM Manufacturing has announced the appointment of Anglia as a UK and Ireland distributor for its Roxburgh EMC filters, Deltron enclosures and Deltron connector products....more


Heavy duty enclosures for harsh conditions

DEM Manufacturing, the UK manufacturer and supplier of Deltron enclosures, has launched a new range of heavy duty, IP rated industrial units suitable for use in harsh environments. ...more


Tekdata Interconnections Limited Announce New Managing Director

Tekdata Interconnections is delighted to announce the appointment of Steve Lawson to the role of Managing Director....more


Tekdata Now Fully Integrated into Alpha 3 Manufacturing

Just over one year has passed since the acquisition of Tekdata Interconnections by Alpha 3 Manufacturing.

Deltron Enclosures to exhibit at Southern Manufacturing 2014

Deltron Enclosures to exhibit at Southern Manufacturing 2014

As a market leader in the manufacture and supply of electronic enclosures, we are proud to be exhibiting at SM&E 2014....more

Deltron Enclosures to exhibit at Northern Manufacturing 2013

Deltron Enclosures to exhibit at Northern Manufacturing 2013

As a market leader in the manufacture and supply of electronic enclosures, we are proud to exhibit at the Northern Manufacturing & Electronics exhibition on 2nd-3rd October 2013 at Event City, Manchester....more

CCS Electronics Stand E46 - Northern Manufacturing 2013

CCS Electronics to exhibit at Northern Manufacturing 2013

As a specialist contract electronics manufacturer we are proud to exhibit at the Northern Manufacturing & Electronics exhibition on 2nd-3rd October 2013, at Event City, Manchester....more


Pyxie Technology - BES Distributor in Malaysia

BES has appointed Pyxie Technology as their new distributor in Malaysia. ...more


CTL Manufacturing supports the Gloucestershire T Day Appeal 2013

CTL supports the Gloucestershire T Day Appeal every year and in May 2013 sent the organisers a cheque for £800.00, our largest sum ever!...more


Roxburgh DC Feedthrough Capacitors

he Roxburgh EMC dc feedthrough capacitor range is uniquely positioned in the market as a cost effective, high capacitance design to be employed for EMI suppression of incoming 63V, 100V and 250V rated dc power lines into various electrical equipment....more

IP rated cabinet for aerospace industry

New IP rated Cabinet for the Aerospace Industry

CTL Manufacturing was approached to supply an IP rated switchgear cabinet for a large manufacturer within the aerospace industry. ...more

Roxburgh EMC Filters

Roxburgh - leading manufacturer of EMC filters

Established in 1969, Roxburgh has been designing and manufacturing EMC filters in the UK for over 40 years. Our customers include some of the world’s leading OEMs....more

BES HD Musa Patch Panel

BES Musa: Now HD Compatible

Bes has enhanced the performance of its MUSA connector to be HD compatible...more

BES Mains Distribution Units

BES welcomes additions to its Mains Distribution Family

BES are the UK’s leading manufacturer of patching panels and mains distribution units for the broadcast industry....more

CTL Manufacturing Awarded AS9100 Certification Rev C

AS9100 REV C Surveillance Visit

On the 26th, 27th and 28th of November 2012, CTL had a scheduled surveillance visit by BSi against the AS9100 REV C standard....more

Tekdata Interconnections Limited

Alpha 3 Manufacturing acquires Tekdata Interconnections Limited

Alpha 3 Manufacturing, a UK-based electromechanical company, today announced the acquisition of Tekdata Interconnections Limited. The deal is effective immediately and is planned to strengthen Alpha 3’s position in value added sub-contract manufacturing....more

Roxburgh EMC to exhibit at EMCUK 2012

Roxburgh EMC to exhibit at EMCUK 2012

We are pleased to announce that Roxburgh EMC will be exhibiting at EMCUK - a UK event dedicated to EMC technology....more

Roxburgh EMC portable inline PMF filters

Roxburgh EMC increases range of inline EMC noise filters

Roxburgh EMC are pleased to introduce the new PMF16, a 16 Amp inline EMC / EMI noise filter with built-in surge suppression. The new filter joins the PMF6 (6 Amp) and PMF10 (10 Amp) in the growing high performance portable mains filter family....more

CCS UL Wiring Harnesses and UL Cable Harnesses

CCS Electronics - UL Wiring Harnesses Traceability Program

CCS Electronics manufactures wiring harnesses according to the UL Wiring Harnesses Traceability Program, upon request....more

BES to exhibit at IBC 2012

BES to exhibit at IBC 2012 with Argosy

This year ‘BES and Media Products’ has joined forces with our distributor Argosy Cable Warehouse who is exhibiting at IBC in September. ...more

3d Model of Diecast Enclosure

3D Downloads for Deltron Enclosures

Saving time seems to be a major objective for design engineers and with this in mind......more

Surge Protection Devices (SPD) and 17th Edition 1st Amendment

Surge Protection Devices (SPD) and the 17th Edition 1st Amendment

Surge Protection Devices have historically not been covered by BS7671 Wiring Regulations, despite the vital role they play in protecting electrical and electronic equipment. However, this has now changed with the 1st amendment implemented January 2012...more

CTL Manufacturing Awarded AS9100 Certification Rev C

CTL Manufacturing Achieves AS9100 Rev C Certification

Sub-contract manufacturing company CTL Manufacturing has been accredited to the AS9100 Revision C standard, the quality management system for aviation, space and defence sectors. ...more

Alpha 3 Manufacturing celebrates 5 years

5 Years On...

Alpha 3 Manufacturing Limited celebrated its five year anniversary in January 2012 ...more

Deltron XLR Connectors

Hey, Looking Good...

Take a look at our new and improved range of Deltron XLR Connectors; smooth backshells, matt black and nickel housings and boots, complemented by silver and gold plated pins, and available in 3 pin, 4 pin and 5 pin configurations....more

Alpha 3 Management Team

President of Avnet EM EMEA visits CTL Manufacturing

Patrick Zammit, President of Avnet EM EMEA and Graham McBeth, President of Avnet Abacus, visits CTL Manufacturing...more

Alpha 3 Manufacturing to exhibit at Southern Manufacturing 2012

Alpha 3 Manufacturing to exhibit at Southern Manufacturing 2012

We are pleased to announce that Alpha 3 Manufacturing Limited will be exhibiting at Southern Manufacturing & Electronics – the UK's largest exhibition for electronics production, sourcing and subcontracting in 2012....more

CTL Manufacturing Awarded AS9100 Certification

CTL Manufacturing Awarded AS9100 Certification

Following a successful audit and certification of CTL Manufacturing to the AS9100 Standard, Clifford Friel, Managing Director of Alpha 3 Manufacturing, officially presents the AS9100 Quality certification to the CTL workforce....more

CTL Manufacturing Gloucester AS9100

CTL Manufacturing Achieves AS9100 Certification

Gloucester-based specialists in cable harnessing, box build, panel and cabinet wiring, CTL Manufacturing has successfully completed their Stage 2 Assessment for AS9100....more

IP68 EMI RFI Waterproof Enclosures

IP68 EMI RFI Enclosures from Deltron Enclosures

DEM Manufacturing has announced that its latest range of IP67 and IP68 aluminium enclosures has now been upgraded to include enhanced EMI and RFI protection....more

EL5K Navigational Switch Modules

Eledis EL5K Navigational Switch Modules

Eledis is pleased to introduce the new EL5K series of Navigational Switch Modules. The modules consist of 5 switches mounted on a PCB with industry standard connector. A pre- terminated interconnecting wiring loom and compatible PCB header are available....more

Alpha 3 Manufacturing Achieves Link Up Registered Status

Alpha 3 Manufacturing Achieves Link Up Registered Status

Link-Up is the UK rail industry supplier qualification scheme, providing a single common registration, qualification and audit process for suppliers that is shared by the UK rail industry....more


Alpha 3 Manufacturing will be exhibition at LCV2010 - Stand 13

Alpha 3 Manufacturing will be showing its capabilities in value added manufacturing....more

CCS Electronics Siemens Award

CCS Electronics Wins 2010 Award from Siemens

CCS Electronics, a leading sub-contract manufacturer specialising in the manufacture of cable harnesses, box build and electromechanical assembly, received an Outstanding Performance Award from Siemens I DT SD IC at their annual Supplier Day in July 2010....more

Roxburgh High Current Busbar EMC EMI Filter

Roxburgh EMC´s KMF Range Enhancement

DEM Manufacturing has upgraded its Roxburgh three phase filter range with the addition of the 420A, 620A and 820A busbar filters. ...more

Deltron IP68 enclosures

DEM Manufacturing offers IP67 and IP68 Aluminium Enclosures

Scunthorpe, UK. 21st September 2009 - A new series of aluminium enclosures from DEM Manufacturing provide the highest standard of protection against dust and water, and will withstand prolonged immersion in water....more

Roxburgh EMC EMI Three Phase Filters UL Approved

Roxburgh EMC filters up-rated to UL1449 Third Edition

DEM Manufacturing has uprated its MIF range of EMI filters in line with the Standard UL 1449 Third Edition, six months ahead of the standard coming into force, ensuring these components offer superior surge and transient protection with immediate effect....more

Roxburgh EMC EMI Filters Approved to UL 5th Edition

Roxburgh filters achieve UL Approval to 5th Edition

Roxburgh EMC EMI filters have been upgraded to meet the specifications of the demanding UL 5th Edition, with increased short circuit ratings and more rigorous temperature tests. ...more

CCS receives award from Siemens

CCS Electronics Wins Two Awards from Siemens

CCS Electronics, a leading sub-contract manufacturer specialising in the manufacture of cable harnesses, box build and electromechanical assembly, received an Outstanding Performance Award from Siemens I DT SD IC at their annual Supplier Day in May 2009. ...more

Mains Distribution Unit with 14 Outputs

DEM Manufacturing Introduces New 14 Way Mains Distribution Unit

DEM Manufacturing has launched a new Mains Distribution Unit with 14 IEC outputs. The MDU14L builds on the broadcast-industry standard MDU12L and provides two extra outputs in the same size 1RU rack mounted case....more

14 Output Mains Distribution Unit

DEM Introduces Compact MDU for Dual Redundant Installations

DEM Manufacturing has introduced a 14 output MDU specifically designed to power equipment requiring dual redundant supplies. The new unit has 14 outputs and is configured as two independent 7-output MDU’s in a single enclosure....more

Audio Jackfields Upgraded

New audio jackfield features reduced breakthrough signal

DEM Manufacturing is upgrading its entire range of bes audio jackfields for optimum compatibility with latest generation audio mixing equipment. ...more

Dubilier Catalogue of Passive and EMech Products

Dubilier unveils first full line catalogue

USB2.0 sockets, networking plugs/ sockets, high cap ceramics added to the range...more

Eledis Switch Catalogue

European switch catalogue presents vast range

Eledis, a leading European switch supplier, has launched a new catalogue detailing over ninety different ranges of components available from the Abacus Group and selected independent distributors....more

Anti Vandal Push Button Switches from Eledis

Anti-Vandal & Metal push-buttons “Switch On” to high quality

New anti-vandal push button switches form the centrepiece of an extensive range of new metal push button controls introduced by Eledis, extending the vendor’s reputation for affordable quality. ...more

Clifford Friel to head Alpha 3 Manufacturing group

Friel to lead Manufacturing Organisation

The appointment of Clifford Friel to head up its manufacturing organisation including CTL Manufacturing, CCS Electronics and DEM Manufacturing has been announced. ...more