KEC’s EMC interconnect range is available from Princeps

Shielded connectors, back shells, bulkhead glands and EMC products by KEC are now available at distributor Princeps on short lead times.

The accredited specialist distributor of obsolete and difficult to source electronic, electrical and e-mech components has announced a franchise agreement with specialist UK interconnect manufacturer KEC. Following the authorised reseller agreement, Princeps will supply KEC’s full portfolio of interconnect products, including D-type connectors, M-12 connectors and cables, Profibus connectors and cables, back shells, bulkhead glands, panel fittings and conduit systems.    

KEC is a specialist in EMC interconnect technology, offering a range of products which incorporate screening techniques developed from its 40 years’ experience. The range of products is designed for applications across multiple industries, including aerospace and defence, naval, rail, power distribution, nuclear power, automation and medical.  KEC interconnects are a price-competitive option compared with some other leading suppliers, said Princeps, and can be matched to parts from most major manufacturers. The products are manufactured in the UK, with “significantly reduced” lead times of around six to eight weeks. 

Dan Hughes, Princeps’ managing director, announced the company is delighted to have been appointed by KEC and “to offer our worldwide customer base the benefit of KEC’s patented technologies in the vital design aspect of EMI/RFI shielding”.

Princeps sources safe, traceable, hard-to-find and obsolete components for customers in the hi-rel sector, including aerospace and defence, mass transit, and medical industries. The distributor holds both AS9120 and AS6081 accreditations and is the trusted single-source supplier of parts from thousands of manufacturers, taking responsibility for counterfeit mitigation, obsolescence management and smoothing supply chain issues for its customers. The company also offers kitting solutions, including full project management and vendor tail reduction.

Latest News from Softei

This news story is brought to you by, the specialist site dedicated to delivering information about what’s new in the electronics industry, with daily news updates, new products and industry news. To stay up-to-date, register to receive our weekly newsletters and keep yourself informed on the latest technology news and new products from around the globe. Simply click this link to register here: Softei Registration