Connector Decisions: Buy vs. Make

By Contributed Article | June 15, 2015

The process of choosing the right electrical connector isn’t always black and white, and here Remke examines one of the most important connector decisions: Should you go with a stock connector or a custom option?


The process of choosing the right electrical connector for your application isn’t black and white, and neither are the product options.

This infographic outlines the important consideration points in the decision to manufacture a custom connector or purchase a stock version.

There are many requirements to consider, including environmental issues, materials, and configurations; logistical specs like turnaround time and packaging; and, of course, the overriding cost of getting it all done.

Remke - Use stock or custom connectors Infographic

Infographic developed by Remke Industries.

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