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Hitachi Cable America introduces SMPTE Cable Assemblies

Media Inquiries:
Steven Kenney
Hitachi Cable America
Performance Cable Systems & Materials Division
603-669-4347, ext. 229

Manchester, NH, April 15, 2013

Hitachi Cable America Inc. is pleased to introduce a line of SMPTE (Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers) cable assemblies for the broadcast industry. Assemblies utilize SMPTE 304m compliant connectors and have a rugged construction to ensure maximum throughput in harsh environments. All assemblies can be customized to a customer’s specific needs. All assemblies meet the 311m and 304m specifications for cable and connector. Both indoor and outdoor rated assemblies are available as well as aluminum or fiberglass deployable type reels. This cable is made in U.S.A. at Hitachi Cable’s Manchester, New Hampshire facility.

For more information on SMPTE cables and to learn where to purchase them, please visit the Hitachi Cable America website,

About Hitachi Cable America, Manchester Facility:

The Manchester facility (Performance Cable Systems & Materials Division) is a unit of Hitachi Cable America, Inc. Located in Manchester, New Hampshire, the division manufactures a complete line of high-performance copper and fiber optic cables for the communication industry. Over 4,000 different cable products are manufactured at this facility. Products include category copper communication cables, indoor, indoor/outdoor and outside plant fiber optic cables, industrial Ethernet cables, as well as round and flat electronic cables.

To learn more about Hitachi Cable America, Inc. and the Performance Cables Systems & Materials Division, please visit our website at Hitachi Cable America, Inc. is a unit of Hitachi Cable, Ltd., Japan which is held by Hitachi, Ltd., Japan.

About Hitachi, Ltd.:

Hitachi, Ltd., (NYSE: HIT / TSE: 6501), headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, is a leading global electronics company with approximately 360,000 employees worldwide. Fiscal 2010 (ended March 31, 2011) consolidated revenues totaled $112.2 billion. Hitachi will focus more than ever on the Social Innovation Business, which includes information and telecommunication systems, power systems, environmental, industrial and transportation systems, and social and urban systems, as well as the sophisticated materials and key devices that support them. For more information on Hitachi, please visit the company's website at

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