How Many Breeches in F-16 Wire Insulation is Acceptable?  

Posted by John Ashour on October 16, 2017

Occasionally a customer will ask InterConnect how many breeches in a wire’s insulation is acceptable.  The answer is an easy one; there should not be any breeches in the insulation of any wire inside an aircraft.  So why is that? And, what is a breech? A breech in the insulation of a wire is when … Continue reading “How Many Breeches in F-16 Wire Insulation is Acceptable?  “

InterConnect Sponsors Puzzle Scuttle: Helping Children with Special Needs

Posted by Clare McGarrey on October 9, 2017

This Saturday, October 14th, InterConnect Wiring is proud to be sponsoring the 9th Annual Puzzle Scuttle Race benefitting the Child Study Center (CSC) for kids with special needs. We invite you to join us for either the 10K, 5K, or 1 Mile Family Run, beginning at 8am at TCU’s Amon G. Carter Stadium. There will … Continue reading “InterConnect Sponsors Puzzle Scuttle: Helping Children with Special Needs”

How Often Should Relay Panels Be Refurbished or Replaced?

Posted by John Ashour on October 3, 2017

There are 4 main types of electrical panels in an F-16: (1) Cockpit, (2) Power or Circuit Breaker, (3) Multiplex (Mux), and (4) Relay.  InterConnect refurbishes each of these types of electrical panels.  We have been doing this now for over 25 years.  Almost every day an F-16 electrical panel arrives for repair or refurbishment. … Continue reading “How Often Should Relay Panels Be Refurbished or Replaced?”

Fourth Quarter Trade Shows

Posted by Clare McGarrey on September 25, 2017

In the fourth and final quarter of 2017, InterConnect Wiring will be attending many more trade shows and conferences! The first trade show of October is the AAAA Luther Jones Army Aviation Sustainment Forum from the 4th – 5th, located in Corpus Christi, Texas. This forum acts as a networking platform for those in the … Continue reading “Fourth Quarter Trade Shows”

How Do You Refurbish Leading Edge Wing Multiplex Panels?

Posted by John Ashour on September 19, 2017

InterConnect Wiring is in the F-16 refurbishment business. We refurbish many F-16 electrical products including: (1) Cockpit Panels, (2) Circuit Breaker or Power Panels, (3) Relay Panels, (4) Fuselage Multiplex (Mux) Panels, and (5) Wing Mux Panels. The most common type of F-16 mux panels that InterConnect refurbish are the ones found in the leading … Continue reading “How Do You Refurbish Leading Edge Wing Multiplex Panels?”

Who is LGA and What is Their Specialty?

Posted by Clare McGarrey on September 11, 2017

Long Global Aeronautics (LGA) specializes in distributing electrical and structural components to over 4,500 F-16 aircraft worldwide. LGA is based only 4 miles away from Lockheed Martin in Fort Worth, Texas, where the first F-16 was created. LGA is a certified HUBZone corporation and a registered Woman Owned Small Business (WOSB) entity.   The specific … Continue reading “Who is LGA and What is Their Specialty?”

F-16 TCG WWR, InterConnect Wiring, and Soft Style T-Shirts

Posted by Clare McGarrey on September 4, 2017

What does the 2017 F-16 Technical Coordination Group (TCG) World Wide Review (WWR), InterConnect Wiring, and T-Shirts have in common? A lot! All three will be in Ogden, Utah from September 10th through September 14th, 2017. InterConnect Wiring is celebrating 25 Years in Business by giving out t-shirts at this year’s F-16 TCG WWR. In … Continue reading “F-16 TCG WWR, InterConnect Wiring, and Soft Style T-Shirts”

INTERCONNECT WIRING IS SAFE

Posted by InterConnect on August 28, 2017

InterConnect Wiring has received numerous calls of concern from our customers regarding the impact that Hurricane Harvey has had on us here in Texas. We are happy to say that we are safe and that our operations are not affected like our fellow Texans to the South of us. Fort Worth, the home of InterConnect … Continue reading “INTERCONNECT WIRING IS SAFE”

Why Aircraft Pylon Wiring Harnesses Should Be Replaced

Posted by John Ashour on August 28, 2017

An aircraft pylon is used to mount external equipment such as a weapon, reconnaissance pod, or external fuel tank.  Figure 1 shows a pylon attached to an F-15 fighter aircraft and Figure 2 shows a close up of an F-16 Centerline Pylon.                         In … Continue reading “Why Aircraft Pylon Wiring Harnesses Should Be Replaced”

InterConnect Wiring Family Picnic at NRH2O

Posted by InterConnect on August 25, 2017

On August 19th, InterConnect Wiring hosted 400 family members at NRH2O Family Waterpark for a company picnic! We just wanted to bring everyone together and say thank you for working so hard everyday at InterConnect Wiring. Our company would not be the same without our dedicated employees!