VLOG: Inspecting a Wiring Harness Part III – Required Tubing Under Contacts & Horseshoe Backshell String Ties

Posted by Malich Quijas on January 17, 2023

  Hi! My name is Malich and I’m the Training Manager at InterConnect Wiring, where Connections Matter. Today we’ll be looking at the required tubing underneath contacts and string-tying a water faucet backshell.   Wiring Harnesses – Aircraft Rewiring – Cockpit Panels – Console Wiring   Required Tubing Under Contacts & Water Faucet Backshell String … Continue reading “VLOG: Inspecting a Wiring Harness Part III – Required Tubing Under Contacts & Horseshoe Backshell String Ties”

VLOG: Inspecting a Wiring Harness Part II: Flat Connector Clocking & String Tying Hardware

Posted by Malich Quijas on December 20, 2022

Hi, my name is Malich and I’m the Training Manager at InterConnect Wiring, where Connections Matter. Today we’ll be looking at clocking a flat connector and string tying hardware.   WIRING HARNESSES – AIRCRAFT REWIRING – COCKPIT PANELS – CONSOLE WIRING    CLOCKING A FLAT CONNECTOR & STRING TYING HARDWARE   So when clocking a … Continue reading “VLOG: Inspecting a Wiring Harness Part II: Flat Connector Clocking & String Tying Hardware”

2022 Annual Christmas Toy Drive!

Posted by Clare McGarrey on November 15, 2022

  With Thanksgiving quickly approaching, the Holidays are practically here – which means it’s time for InterConnect’s Annual Christmas Toy Drive! Now through December 14, you can donate a toy to a child in need at our headquarters at 5024 W. Vickery Blvd, Fort Worth, TX. We ask that you bring a new, unwrapped toy anytime … Continue reading “2022 Annual Christmas Toy Drive!”

VLOG: How is a Wafer Connector Different from a Circular Connector?

Posted by Malich Quijas on October 18, 2022

  Hi! My name is Malich, Training Manager for InterConnect Wiring, where Connections Matter. Today we’re going to be learning about wafer connectors and how they are different from circular connectors. WIRING HARNESSES – AIRCRAFT REWIRING – COCKPIT PANELS – CONSOLE WIRING  WAFER CONNECTORS AND CIRCULAR CONNECTORS   On an F-16 wiring harness, you’ll sometimes … Continue reading “VLOG: How is a Wafer Connector Different from a Circular Connector?”

Five (5) More Nicknames Associated with Aircraft Wiring Harnesses

Posted by Joseph Rodriguez on October 4, 2022

Back in April 2022 we posted a Blog about Five (5) Nicknames of Aircraft Wiring Harness Parts. It was a popular Blog, and I received many phone calls talking about the various nicknames we mentioned. I even heard a different nickname for one of the parts we discussed in the first Blog (see number 2 … Continue reading “Five (5) More Nicknames Associated with Aircraft Wiring Harnesses”

InterConnect Wiring Announces New Sheet Metal Shop

Posted by Joseph Rodriguez on September 20, 2022

Announcement! During last week’s 2022 F-16 TCG WWR InterConnect Wiring announced the opening of our new sheet metal shop. InterConnect’s Vice President, Clare McGarrey, made the announcement during the briefings Monday morning September 12th. While this is a change for InterConnect Wiring it is one that complements our electrical products for the F-16, F-15, C-130 … Continue reading “InterConnect Wiring Announces New Sheet Metal Shop”

What are Filler Plugs and Dog Bones? Why Do We Use Them?

Posted by Malich Quijas on September 6, 2022

  Hi! My name is Malich Quijas, Training Manager for InterConnect Wiring where Connections Matter. Today we are going to be learning about Filler Plugs and why they are an important part of the F-16 Wiring Harnesses. Previously we had a VLOG where Steve taught you how to crimp a contact and how that was … Continue reading “What are Filler Plugs and Dog Bones? Why Do We Use Them?”

How Does an F-16 Electrical Harness or Cockpit Panel Get its Part Number?

Posted by Joseph Rodriguez on August 23, 2022

“H Sixteen D W Twenty-Six Oh Two Dash Two Fourteen” was one of the first things I heard in a meeting when I started working at InterConnect Wiring. Wow! That engineer just rattled that off like it was their first-born child’s name, I thought to myself. I can’t wait to learn what that means and … Continue reading “How Does an F-16 Electrical Harness or Cockpit Panel Get its Part Number?”

Don’t Slip on FOD

Posted by Joseph Rodriguez on August 9, 2022

FOD is something that we are always trained and reminded of at InterConnect Wiring. It is incredibly important no Foreign Object Debris (FOD) ever enters our workspace. It Connects with our core value, Connections Matter, in a real way. Being cognizant of FOD keeps our Employees and our Products safe. In this skit we see a fake … Continue reading “Don’t Slip on FOD”

VLOG: How We Store & Preserve Our Wire

Posted by Malich Quijas on July 12, 2022

Hi. My name is Malich and I’m the Training Manager at InterConnect Wiring, where Connections Matter. Today we will be looking at our wire storage room and how they preserve all of our wire. Wiring Harnesses – Aircraft Rewiring – Cockpit Panels – Console Wiring HOW WE STORE AND PRESERVE OUR WIRE As a Wiring … Continue reading “VLOG: How We Store & Preserve Our Wire”