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ECN Magazine awards Tag-Connect "distinction" for Most Interesting Ground-Breaking New Products seen at ESC2011

We're honored and humbled to read in ECN magazine Jon Titus' report on the highlights of ESC 2011. Giving Tag-Connect first position in his report and featuring a color picture of our TC2030 connectors and Demo-board, Jon said "Often I find an interesting product that breaks new ground and this year Tag-Connect gets that distinction".  Read the very intersting highlights of ESC 2011 here.

New TC2050 JTAG cable (with Mini-HDMI connector) for Altium's USB JTAG cross-platform debugger

We're excited to announce availability of our newest cables, the TC2050-MINIHDMI and TC2050-NL-MINIHDMI. These cables plug into Altium's new cross-platform USB JTAG debugger which supports many devices including Altera, Xilinx, ARM, etc. Available now on our website. Email us if you live outside the USA.

New TC2030-IDC 6-pin Plug-of-Nails cables with ribbon connector!

By poular demand we now add ribbon cable versions to our TC2030 range Plug-of-Nails(tm) cables. These TC2030-IDC cables have 6-pins and a 0.1" pitch ribbon connector which supports Atmel AVR, various Zilog MCU's and others. The cables are available in 6", 10" and 36" lengths! TC2030 connectors are a great way to add test signal access to you PCB without adding cost to you PCB. Why not add our 0.02 sq inch TC2030-NL footprint to your IIC or SPI bus for easy hookup to bus analyzers?

New Products Expand our Plug-of-Nails(tm) range to cover most MCU's and JTAG devices

We've been busy and have introduced several new products which means we now cover most popular MCU's, FPGA's and have adaptors to work with popular debuggers such as Segger's J-Link debugger,TI's FET430, and Xilinx Platform Cable II. If we don't have a cable or adaptor for your device, we will gladly work with you to make a solution.


TC2050-IDC Selected as 2011 DesignNews Golden Mousetrap Best Product Finalist!

We're proud to anounce Tag-Connect has been selected as Best Product Finalist in the DesignNews Golden Mousetrap Awards of 2011! Many thanks Design News!


New Distributors!

Tag-Connect is now available at DigiKey and Mouser!  

Tag-Connect is pleased to announce the appointment of three new distributors in June 2009:

Tag-Connect Demo Board with built in Cable tester now available!

Please contact for more details. The board can be seen at the bottom of the home page of our website. Available as a raw PCB or as a completed test board. Also contains a touch-sensor feature that you can experiment with. (Source code available on request).

Tag Connect Launched

Tag-Connect was launched in April 2009 and immediately received great interest in the industry. We've been greatly encouraged by the reception, and we're redoubling our efforts to move forward with new distributors and new products.

CCS Appointed As Distributor

Our first distributor - and the place to go at the moment if you want to buy a Tag-Connect TC2030-MCP product and are US based - is CSS inc.

Website Goes Live


Our website - - went live in April 2009. It contains details of all Tag-Connect products and to buy and use them, and also access to downloadable products so you have everything you need to use Tag-Connect products. was designed, written and created by Webdology a UK based website developer who offer an affordable package of copy-writing, photography and website design, and who specialize in technical websites. is more than happy to carry out assignments - like this website - for companies who are based in the US or any country!

This website was later converted to a Drupal Theme and established as a Drupal CMS by Web Technology Queensland.