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Cabling concepts: (RDKS) TPMS units to EBS systems

News 01/2024

Examples of individual connection options (see graphic):Neue Anschlüsse von RDKS zu EBS | Neue Verkabelungsmöglichkeiten

The diagram shows various ways in which TPMS systems (RDKS) can be connected to all EBS systems known on the market. We would be happy to work with you to find the optimal solution!

From July 2024, newly approved trailers must be equipped with tire pressure monitoring systems.

This results in numerous advantages that not only increase safety, but also save costs and increase the availability of your vehicles contribute. now supplies the appropriate cabling for all common tire pressure control systems (according to the new ECE 141 regulation). For example, new connections from TPMS/RKDS are connected to a wide variety of EBS systems from WABCO/ZF*, Knorr-Bremse AG* or Haldex* and picked up the required signals there.

Every TPMS system must be connected to the EBS modulator. Here offers you a variety of solutions. Together we determine the right interfaces and create a cabling concept that is optimal for your vehicle type. If interfaces are occupied, e.g. by telematics units or diagnostic devices, we will also develop the appropriate cable variants here.

Talk to our team. Together we will find a solution and the optimal connection from TPMS to EBS for your application.

Newsletter 1/2024 – New connections from TPMS to EBS

New subsystems connection cable for Wabco* EBS E-MODULE*

News 02/2020

As a specialist in innovative cable connections for trucks and trailers, supplies the right connection to the Wabco* EBS E-Module*. In addition to the proven POWER cable with the innovative elkabrake special plug, the subsystems (SUB) connection cable for telematics for the Wabco* E-Module* is now also available.

produces individual cable lengths of up to 18m according to your requirements. Different plugs are possible on the second side as required. These include high performance HDSCS connectors and 4-pin. + 7pol. Bayonet connectors and others.

The connecting cables are approved according to the European Agreement on the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road (ADR). relies on German brand quality and produces according to the highest standards for the security of modern data systems on commercial vehicles.

Contact the team. Together we will find a solution for your application.

EBS Subsystems (SUB) Wabco E-Modul elkatec Subsystems Anschlusskabel EBS Wabco E-Modul

*E-modules and Wabco are registered trademarks of WABCO Fahrzeugysteme GmbH · D-30453 Hannover.

HDSCS Truck & Trailer overmoulded connectors

News 01/2019

, the technology leader in commercial vehicle and trailer wiring, offers you the opportunity of processing and overmoulding the complete range of HDSCS product family for the of your applications.

As we shed all connectors with our encapsulation method, we can integrate circuit boards (PCBs) as well as diodes, fuses and resistors (e.g. 120 Ohm termination resistor for the CAN bus) into the connector.

This enables us to provide you with an innovative, simple and cost-effective way to implement your application without the need for an additional housing.

Contact the team. We gladly support your special application.

Trailer Steckverbinder HDSCS vergossen

Schmitz Cargobull honors suppliers


Horstmar, September 2017 – As part of the celebrations for the 125th anniversary of Schmitz Cargobull AG, receives the Logistics Prize 2017 from Schmitz Cargobull AG.
Bernhard Schmitz and Thomas Maschmann, Head of Strategic Purchasing, presented the Schmitz Cargobull Supplier Awards for the outstanding performance of suppliers.
The Logistics Award honored in particular elkatec cable technology.
Represented locally by Ingo Oberdick, is a reliable and versatile supplier of cable systems for lighting and braking systems, innovative connectors and telematics cabling together at the forefront with Schmitz Cargobull. (Read more …)
elkatec erhält den Supplier Award 2017

The current Truck & Trailer catalog


Over 2.000 products and many news are ready to call. You can find the appropriate topic in the current -catalog. With ”Special cables a. accessories for commercial vehicles” you will discover innovations and developments in 5 theme worlds. This will give you a better overview of our product ranges: elkaTruck, elkaLight, elkaBrake, elkaLift and elkaTrade, our special after-market classic range.

Truck & Trailer Kabel – der aktuelle Katalog

Newsletter und News …

► (24) / Newsletter 02/2024 iTEBSX* Verkabelung neuester Generation
► (23) / Newsletter 01/2024 RDKS-Einheiten an EBS-Systeme
► (22) / Newsletter 02/2020 WABCO* EBS POWER & SUB (NEW) cable
► (21) / Newsletter 01/2020 Trailer Connectors SuperSeal overmoulded
► (20) / Newsletter 01/2019 Trailer Connectors HDSCS overmoulded
► (19) / Newsletter 11/2017 SCB Supplier Award 2017
► (18) / Newsletter 04/2016 HDSCS 90° overmoulded
► (17) / Newsletter 03/2016 Screwed connectors 12V
► (16) / Newsletter 02/2016 Motor vehicle body cabling
► (15) / Newsletter 01/2016 Splitterbox-EBS 15-pole.
► (…)   / The current cable catalog – now on call

Further info in the News archiv …

elkaTruck: Truck & Trailer – VerkabelungelkaLight: Lichtanlagen – VerkabelungelkaBrake: Bremssystem – VerkabelungelkaLift: Hubladebühnen – VerkabelungelkaTrade: Handelsprodukte, Kabel, Ersatzteile

More info see: current elkatec-catalog – now free of charge.

*Schmitz Cargobull is a registered trademark of Schmitz Cargobull AG · D-48612 Horstmar.
*E-modules and Wabco are registered trademarks of WABCO Fahrzeugysteme GmbH · D-30453 Hannover.
*TYCO is the trademark of TE Connectivity Solutions GmbH, Schweiz (TE Connectivity Deutschland GmbH, Darmstadt)
*WABCO/ZF and *OptiTire are registered trademarks of ZF Friedrichshafen AG · D-97424 Schweinfurt.
*Knorr Bremse and *iTPMS ECU are registered trademarks of Knorr Bremse AG · D-80809 München.
*HALDEX is the trademark of HALDEX AB SE · 26124 Landskrona, Schweden.