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We are an innovative electronics distributor, providing technology products, services, solutions and a global community for engineers in design, maintenance and repair. Whether you're researching a new technology, designing an electronic product, or looking for parts to repair an existing system, we are your trusted source to find the answers and parts you need to keep your project on the fast track, right from the start.
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Quick guide to our services:
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- View your pricing in the search results and the shopping cart
- Online order tracking and order history
- Save shopping carts for repeat or planned orders
Quick Guide to Our Services
Find the products you need, fast.
Use our parametric and advanced search functionality to quickly locate products:
- Simple, flexible search options
- Easily compare features of multiple products
- Results include alternative products and accessories
- 24/5 live technical product support
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- 'Express check out' feature
- Real-time price and stock information available online
- No minimum orders, just order what you need
- Real-time price and stock information available online delivered with peace of mind
- Emails to confirm your orders and shipments
- Orders and invoices scheduled around you
Dedicated technology solution sites
More than products, we supply you with complete solutions for today's hottest applications. You'll find the latest products, video demonstrations, product training and access to technical support, documents and discussions for:
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The latest technology just a click away
We have direct relationships with industry-leading manufacturers means that element14 provide access to the very latest technology first, with no minimum order requirement.
Our pool of innovative niche manufacturers provides choice and competitive advantage.
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Enhanced Technical Support
You can chat live or by phone directly to our team of engineers
Our global team of engineers offers you direct support with specialized expertise in the latest technology areas. You will receive objective answers with no sales people or manufacturer bias all available with no wait; phone or live chat available 24/5, with rapid response time.
"We were amazed at how quickly you were able to process our order. Everything arrived exactly as requested. Thank you!"
Our extensive product range for your board, facility and production line is carefully selected and continually updated by our own team of engineers. You can be assured that our products are sourced directly from the manufacturers you trust.
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Guaranteed from the manufacturers
element14 only ever buys products from the original
manufacturer or franchised distributors, thus ensuring the
authenticity of the product. element14 will never source
products from the so called 'grey market', so you can be sure
the product is an 'original'.
"We received good response from (the) sales people and we are really happy with the coordination and support provided."
Price, Performance & Availability
Our Value Brands portfolio of products is one of many examples of how element14 continually strives to meet your price and performance needs. Multicomp, Pro-Power, Duratool and Tenma offer reliable components and equipment at low prices, offering you great value on thousands of in-stock products. When you need electronics products for the board, tool belt, box or bench, you'll find affordable options for a wide range of applications within the element14 Value Brands.
Value Brands from element14:
The industry's first global community for engineers
Launched in June 2009, the community is a place where
engineers (from electronic design all the way through
maintenance and repair) and electronic enthusiasts to:
- More than 75,000 engineers come to element14 to... Connect with experts
- Be inspired by the latest innovations
- Get accurate information, answers and tools from a range of independent sources and manufacturers
- Find design solutions and services that save time
Intelligent Search and Knowledge tool
Created by engineers for engineers, the Knode on element14 helps you select and buy the right solutions for your design, right from the start. You can use it to support every stage of your design process, from research to prototyping.
A dedicated electronics legislation website available to you
- Understand what every design engineer needs to know
about environmental legislation and be aware of all the
- Leadership role in the original RoHS legislation
- Expert advice and information on RoHS and WEEE recast,
China RoHS, REACH, Energy related Products
- (ErP) and Batteries Directives
- Gary Nevison, Head of Legislation at element14,
appointed to a UK government body - the Electronics
- Latest legislation information for design engineers avail-
able at www.element14.com/legislation
"element14 is always fast to react to our needs. We like partnering with you."
The Award Winning CAD software for PCB
EAGLE offers user-friendly, powerful and affordable solutions
for PCB design, including three modules embedded in a
single user interface: Schematic Capture, Board Layout and
Autorouter, which means you don't have to convert netlists
between schematics and layouts.
Why EAGLE software?
- Real value and no hidden costs
- Convenient update policy without maintenance fees or
- Free service support through dedicated experts
- Open and innovative optimisation process that allows
users to input its program development
- Smart 'Follow me Router' which saves time during the
manual routing process
- Now with access to element14�s parts information
EAGLE's new DesignLink capability streamlines your
workflow process by allowing you instant access to
over 500,000 orderable parts without leaving the CAD