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Surge Protectors, Why Are They Important?

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What is a Surge? A surge is an increase in voltage significantly above the design level in a flow of electricity. Any household product can also cause a power surge in homes. The main causes can be from a storm or single lightning strike near…
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Chautauqua Institution: “The Most American Thing in America”

Falconer Electronics is located in the southwestern corner of New York State.  We call Chautauqua County home which is also the birthplace of the National Historic Landmark, Chautauqua Institution. Chautauqua Institution is a 750 acre community…
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Bonding and Ground Straps: What is the Difference?

Bonding and ground straps are terms that people often make the mistake of using interchangeably. However, they are not the same thing. While their jobs are similar in nature there are very important differences. Also, their functionality is…
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19 Tips on the Art of Building Trust (Plus a Bonus Tip from Warren Buffett)

As an eager student of life, I long for the knowledge and tools to further myself in the Art of Building Trust.Building Trust plays a critical role with any relationship. Trust is based on truth. It is human nature that we all…
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Studying Entrepreneurial Success: The Edison Papers at Rutgers University

Are you deeply passionate about electronics? Do you love history as well? If so, you need to check out the Thomas A. Edison Papers at Rutgers University (click here). The Edison Papers at Rutgers University serves as an extremely ambitious…
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We Love the Smell of Ground Straps in the Morning

"We Love the Smell of Ground Straps in the Morning!"  Can you name the movie that we "borrowed" this quote from?  **SPOILER** "Apocalypse Now" with Robert Duvall roaming the beach completely unfazed by the bombs dropping around him as he…
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Inventions of Thomas Edison: Successes and Failures

Thomas Edison's Successful Inventions In the Beginning Thomas Edison had many inventions. However, in 1868, at the age of 22, Thomas Edison invented an "electrical vote recorder". This was Edison's first patent. This recorder was a very simple…
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Making Ground Straps That Customers Can’t Refuse

Making Ground Straps that customers can't refuse. That is our mission here at Falconer Electronics. Due to popular demand, we expanded our line of Braided Ground Straps. Therefore, borrowing this line from one of the most famous movie quotes…
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When a Mistake Occurs at Your Business, “It’s Never the Employee”

It’s Never the Employee. In other words, it is NEVER the employee’s fault. Are you thinking to yourself, What on earth are you talking about that "it's NEVER THE EMPLOYEE?" How can it NEVER be the employee when a mistake occurs within…
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Hey Manufacturer, Let’s Scale Your Proprietary Process with eCommerce

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Scale Your Proprietary Process! How?  With eCommerce.  Let's discuss further.  eCommerce Answers the CallYes indeed, eCommerce allows you to Scale Your Proprietary Process. However, before we discuss eCommerce, let's take a look…
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Onshoring Custom Manufacturing in the U.S. is on the Rise

  Falconer Electronics Inc. is seeing a strong upward trend in onshoring custom manufacturing. As a United States based contract manufacturer for over 30 years, we have witnessed many ups and downs in manufacturing. Recently, it seems…
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Mina Miller Edison and the West Orange Community League

Mina’s Love for the Community League Mina Miller Edison loved her community. She often volunteered her time or donated funds to local organizations in New Jersey as well as Chautauqua County. One such organization is The West Orange Community…
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Surge Protectors, Why Are They Important?

,
What is a Surge? A surge is an increase in voltage significantly above the design level in a flow of electricity. Any household product can also cause a power surge in homes. The main causes can be from a storm or single lightning strike near…
, Our Blog

Chautauqua Institution: “The Most American Thing in America”

Falconer Electronics is located in the southwestern corner of New York State.  We call Chautauqua County home which is also the birthplace of the National Historic Landmark, Chautauqua Institution. Chautauqua Institution is a 750 acre community…
, Our Blog

Bonding and Ground Straps: What is the Difference?

Bonding and ground straps are terms that people often make the mistake of using interchangeably. However, they are not the same thing. While their jobs are similar in nature there are very important differences. Also, their functionality is…
, Our Blog

19 Tips on the Art of Building Trust (Plus a Bonus Tip from Warren Buffett)

As an eager student of life, I long for the knowledge and tools to further myself in the Art of Building Trust.Building Trust plays a critical role with any relationship. Trust is based on truth. It is human nature that we all…
, Our Blog

Studying Entrepreneurial Success: The Edison Papers at Rutgers University

Are you deeply passionate about electronics? Do you love history as well? If so, you need to check out the Thomas A. Edison Papers at Rutgers University (click here). The Edison Papers at Rutgers University serves as an extremely ambitious…
, Our Blog

We Love the Smell of Ground Straps in the Morning

"We Love the Smell of Ground Straps in the Morning!"  Can you name the movie that we "borrowed" this quote from?  **SPOILER** "Apocalypse Now" with Robert Duvall roaming the beach completely unfazed by the bombs dropping around him as he…
, Our Blog

Inventions of Thomas Edison: Successes and Failures

Thomas Edison's Successful Inventions In the Beginning Thomas Edison had many inventions. However, in 1868, at the age of 22, Thomas Edison invented an "electrical vote recorder". This was Edison's first patent. This recorder was a very simple…
, Our Blog

Making Ground Straps That Customers Can’t Refuse

Making Ground Straps that customers can't refuse. That is our mission here at Falconer Electronics. Due to popular demand, we expanded our line of Braided Ground Straps. Therefore, borrowing this line from one of the most famous movie quotes…
, Our Blog

When a Mistake Occurs at Your Business, “It’s Never the Employee”

It’s Never the Employee. In other words, it is NEVER the employee’s fault. Are you thinking to yourself, What on earth are you talking about that "it's NEVER THE EMPLOYEE?" How can it NEVER be the employee when a mistake occurs within…
, Our Blog

Hey Manufacturer, Let’s Scale Your Proprietary Process with eCommerce

,
Scale Your Proprietary Process! How?  With eCommerce.  Let's discuss further.  eCommerce Answers the CallYes indeed, eCommerce allows you to Scale Your Proprietary Process. However, before we discuss eCommerce, let's take a look…
, Our Blog

Onshoring Custom Manufacturing in the U.S. is on the Rise

  Falconer Electronics Inc. is seeing a strong upward trend in onshoring custom manufacturing. As a United States based contract manufacturer for over 30 years, we have witnessed many ups and downs in manufacturing. Recently, it seems…
, Our Blog

Mina Miller Edison and the West Orange Community League

Mina’s Love for the Community League Mina Miller Edison loved her community. She often volunteered her time or donated funds to local organizations in New Jersey as well as Chautauqua County. One such organization is The West Orange Community…