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Channel 6: Melni Connector and Shark Tank!

Melni Connectors Jumps into the Shark Tank

by Patricia Staino on April 20, 2015 Idaho-based Melni Connectors was started by an inventor who designed a connector based on a children’s toy. Last week he found himself on the television hit Shark Tank,...

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Idaho tests help new technology ‘wow’ billionaire investors

By Scott Stark for INL Communications When local small businessman and entrepreneur Mark Melni designed a new way to make repairs to broken underground electric lines that was more than six times faster than existing methods, he was...

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Melni Connectors Selected as NIST MEP’s Featured Manufacturer of the Week

Taken from: http://nist.gov/mep/services/america/mfg.cfm

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Shark Tank, the Melni Connector

What could a Melni Connector be? Some kind of lego-like interlocking building blocks? Some newfangled technological device? Well, as we’ll see on Friday’s episode of Shark Tank, the Melni Connector is actually more of a tool than...

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President Obama visits BSU, introduced to the Melni Connector.

President Obama visits BSU, introduced to the Melni Connector.

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Ergonomic Assessments of the Melni Connector and the Traditional Cable Splice Method

Dr. Lee Ostrom performed an ergonomic assessment of the Melni Connector in June 2014.  In his conclusion, Dr. Ostrom found that “the use of the Melni [Submersible & DB Splice] Connector provides great ergonomic benefit over the...

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