AWG

AWG Wire Gauge Standard Vs. SWG Wire Gauge Standard

American Wire Gauge or AWG is the standard way of measuring wire gauges in the United States. However, in other countries, they use a different standard of measuring, SWG or British Imperial Standard Wire Gauge, for example. The availability…
Heavy Duty Outlet Strips

NEW PRODUCT ANNOUNCEMENT: Heavy Duty Outlet Strips

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Falconer Electronics has been producing high-quality Heavy Duty Outlet Strips since 1985. Rugged, tough and tested by rigorous UL standards. In particular, you can find our outlets powering product displays at major brick and mortar retailers.…
RoHS

RoHS: What is it and Why is it Significant to Electrical Manufacturers

What is RoHS? The abbreviation RoHS stands for Restriction of Hazardous Substances. In the beginning, RoHS was put in place, to restrict the use of certain materials in Europe. This was due to their hazardous nature. Therefore, the use…
Wire Gauge

Tips for Choosing the Correct Gauge of Wire for the Job

Have you been looking into a wiring project? Do you know what gauge of wire is best suited for your needs? Our tips can help you in the choosing process of wires!**Always have electrical projects looked over by professionals before any…

Made in USA: "All or Virtually All"

Many small manufacturers in the U.S. struggle to determine if the product that they assemble, manufacture or produce truly qualifies for the label "Made in USA" or "American-Made".The world is shrinking fast. Competition is fierce. The Internet…

Why Do Wire Gauge Sizes Seem To Work Backwards?

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Something that has been a constant source of confusion within many circles, is the question of why do wire gauge sizes seem to be the opposite of what we think they should be? As a wire increases in physical width the gauge of that wire will…

Wire Harness Department Top 20 Playlist

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Last week, we discussed creating a positive work environment. Music certainly helps the cause. Whistling while you work keeps the day humming along. What do you listen to while you work? We have compiled the top 20 songs that the Wire Harness…
Industrial Magnets

Industrial Magnets

Heavy Duty Industrial MagnetsFalconer Electronics offers its signature line of Heavy Duty Industrial Magnets exclusively online. Customers love using our magnets in industrial settings. Each magnet is produced with a coating that is…
Wire Harness Estimate

Do You Need a Wire Harness Estimate, Pronto?

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Need a price on a Wire Harness Assembly, like RIGHT NOW?! Traditionally, receiving a Wire Harness Estimate could take hours or even days. Well, thanks to some hard work and innovation that problem is now solved. You can now receive a Wire Harness…

Positive Work Environment

Never bet against a company dedicated to creating a Positive Work Environment. A deep commitment to innovation combined with maintaining a healthy entrepreneurial spirit are driving forces that can enable a small business to achieve great…
LED Emergency Flashing Light

5 Reasons You Need an LED Emergency Flashing Light

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Here at Falconer Electronics, we are committed to solving our customers' problems.  By developing and designing products that are responsible, reliable, and industry strong, we are creating products that meet the needs of our consumer. …
Outdoor

Wiring in Outdoor Stadiums

       Safety is a big priority when It comes to all outdoor sports. This is especially important when it comes to an outdoor stadium. There are many different factors to consider when…