BTC is a great company, but we don't rest on our laurels. We are always trying to get better and there is always something going on with our business. Whether it's a new product offering, a new quality certification, or industry-related article, this section will keep you up-to-date on everything BTC.
Just click on any of the links below to read the latest news:
July 10, 2018
| New Micro-Miniature Connectors
|The requirements at EMC tight housings, specifically for the termination of wires and cables are growing. Filtered connectors are now offered that include outstanding EMC tightness and very small sizes.
June 26, 2018
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March 16, 2018
February 02, 2018
|NEW - Wearable Electronic Systems Connector Series
|The mag-Net® connector series has been specifically designed for wearable electronic systems in harsh environments that require invisible power and data connectivity. mag-Net® is a ground-breaking, auto-aligning, self-coupling connector solution that provides incredible ease-of-use and reliability.
December 22, 2017
|BTC Holiday Hours
|BTC Electronics is observing a Holiday shutdown so we can spend time with our families. We will be out of the office 12/25/2017 - 01/01/2018. Have a Safe and Happy Holiday!
November 22, 2017
|Glenair D38999 Series IV Environmental
|From vertical launch fire-control, tracking, and multi-target missile systems to rugged industrial applications such as mining/gas-pressure blasting, the Glenair DLA qualified MIL-DTL-38999 Series IV connector is the ultimate solution for positive and reliable breech-locking connector performance.
October 03, 2017
|ORD Series: Vehicle Jump Start
|These connectors are ruggedized to withstand severe battlefield environments, carrying currents of up to 500 amps at 28 Vdc continuously in temperatures down to -55°C (1000 Amps for 6 minutes).
September 06, 2017
|Just Released – Glenair Space Mechanisms
|Glenair continues to manufacture a broad range of high-performance cables and components for space – from the innovative line of non-pyrotechnic HDRMs to high-reliability assisted separation force connectors. Glenair\'s proven space flight heritage includes interconnect and electromechanical technology on dozens of robotic spacecraft, including orbiters, landers, and rovers.
August 09, 2017
|Did You Know?
|BTC serves most major military OEM's with our cable assembly and wire harness division. We are small enough to turn quotes & prototypes around quickly; and experienced enough to handle your toughest interconnect issues.
June 20, 2017
|BTC Electronics is exhibiting at the Sensors Expo
|From June 27-29, 2017 we will be in San Jose at the McEnery Convention Center Booth #1426. Come visit us to learn more about the latest in engineered interconnect solutions and for your chance to win a Quadcopter Drone.
May 31, 2017
April 20, 2017
March 02, 2017
|BTC Electronics Joins ECIA
|ECIA is pleased to welcome BTC Electronics to its roster of illustrious electronic component distributors, suppliers and manufacturers' reps.
February 28, 2017
January 10, 2017
December 09, 2016
November 29, 2016
|How to Select the Proper Backshell
|The key to successful backshell selection is proper product application. To do this, a complete description of the backshell's intended use is required.
October 14, 2016
|Amphenol RF Introduces SMPM Product Line
|BTC is happy to introduce the SMPM line of high performance products. SMPM interconnects offer high performance in a sub-miniature package, with versatile connectivity options.
September 02, 2016
August 21, 2015
|Conesys Introduces Class Z - Black Zinc Nickel per MIL-DTL-38999
|Aero Electric, a division of Conesys, is qualified to Class Z (RoHS Compliant, Black Zinc Nickel) plating for MIL-DTL-38999 rev M, for example D38999/26ZC35PN. This plating will also be available for commercial use in all of the families of mil spec circular connectors and industrial connectors that Conesys offers.
July 17, 2015
|BTC Appoints Keith Filter as Vice President of Product Management
|WAKE FOREST, NORTH CAROLINA (July 17, 2015) – BTC Electronic Components (BTC), connector distributor and wire harness manufacturer, announced the appointment of Keith Filter as Vice President of Product Management. He will be responsible for expanding BTC’s relationships with new and existing manufacturers, growing BTC’s product offerings and leading BTC’s Product Management team in support of business growth and expansion.
March 10, 2015
March 09, 2015
|SEALTRON AND BTC CELEBRATE A SUCCESSFUL 20-YEAR PARTNERSHIP
|In 2015, Sealtron, Inc. and BTC Electronic Components celebrate a partnership that began back in 1995 when Sealtron, a well-established manufacturer of QPL and custom-designed glass-to-metal-sealed connectors, recognized the need to sell its products into a new distribution channel.
At the same time, BTC Electronic Components was in the market for a manufacturer of hermetic connectors to add to its distribution line card. The agreement that resulted from those common aspirations has thrived in the two decades since.
March 02, 2015
February 20, 2015
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April 17, 2014
February 24, 2014
October 29, 2013
|BTC Expands Distribution Sales Team
|Working out of the BTC corporate headquarters in Wake Forest, NC, the Team will be responsible for handling all distribution accounts and providing an enhanced customer experience.
September 17, 2013
July 16, 2013
July 01, 2013
June 10, 2013
|BTC Earns Silver Boeing Performance Excellence Award
|BTC maintained a Silver composite performance rating for each month of the 12-month performance period, from Oct. 1, 2011, to Sept. 30, 2012. During this time the company had a composite quality score of 99.98% and delivery score of 100%.
June 05, 2013
April 15, 2013
April 02, 2013
April 01, 2013
|BTC Joins SourceESB
|In addition to the website part search, BTC customers may now find the interconnect part they ned through SourceESB.
March 15, 2013
February 14, 2013
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January 23, 2013
January 04, 2013
|BTC Unveils New Website
|BTC’s new website was designed with the customer experience in mind and the end result is a website with a clean, innovative new look, robust content, easy-to-use navigation and tools to enhance the user experience.
October 11, 2012
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January 25, 2012
December 13, 2011
November 15, 2011
November 09, 2011
|BTC Completes the Defense Contractor Academy
|The Defense Contractor Academy, conducted by the North Carolina Military Business Center (NCMBC), provides training to businesses that is essential to growing their success in the federal marketplace.
November 03, 2011
|BTC Expands Line of Trompeter Installer Tools
|Emerson's Trompeter line has upgraded their line of installer tools and BTC can supply them to you. The new tool, designated as the CT5, requires 25 percent less physical effort to achieve the same results as the CT4L, providing a definite advantage to the installer over the tool it replaces.
September 30, 2011
July 28, 2011
|For the 9th Year, BTC to Participate in Annual Bike MS Event
|Bike MS benefits the Eastern North CBTC & Bike MS Carolina Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, and proceeds are used to fund research, programs, services, education and advocacy for the over 5,300 individuals living with multiple sclerosis in eastern North Carolina.
May 25, 2011
May 23, 2011
May 16, 2011
|BTC Releases New Corporate Video
|BTC Electronics boasts world-class facilities and employees from their headquarters in Wake Forest, NC. The firm recently created a company video to promote both.
April 12, 2011
|BTC Sponsors 2011 NC CEO Forum
|Wake Forest interconnect supplier is proud to support the third annual CEO Forum focused on helping executives build companies that last with featured speaker Jim Collins.
March 15, 2011
|BTC Earns ITAR Registration
|Directed by the U.S. Department of State, ITAR is a program that regulates the export and import of U.S. military and defense related equipment and information.
March 03, 2011
January 13, 2011
|BTC Upgrades to ISO 9001:2008
|In January 2011 aerospace and mil-spec electronic components distributor, BTC Electronic Components, Inc, upgraded to ISO 9001:2008.
August 02, 2010
April 06, 2010
December 02, 2009
August 28, 2009
|BTC Earns AS9100 Certification
|Achievement of this certification signifies that BTC meets and exceeds internationally recognized standards for quality, safety and reliability in our products and processes.
July 13, 2009
June 23, 2009
April 28, 2009
|BTC Earns 100% Performance Record
|This report is based on monthly, quarterly and rolling performance reports provided by our customers and also on responses to BTC's satisfaction surveys.
April 03, 2009
February 27, 2009
December 12, 2008
August 13, 2008
October 15, 2007
May 01, 2007
|BTC Adds RMS Aerospace Connector Line
|BTC Electronic Components is proud to add the RMS Connector Division's line of cylindrical electrical connectors complying with Boeing aircraft standards.
March 11, 2006
October 11, 2005
|BTC Awarded AS9120 Certification
|Based on ISO 9001:2000 Process Approach to Quality Management Systems, AS9120 includes additional requirements for product safety and reliability specific to aerospace distributors.