Multitron Blog

Multitron's Blog

Read how Multitron are helping Design Engineers in the UK to utilise MENTOR's diverse range of electronic components. Learn about recent custom solution projects, product updates, news and events. How can you benefit from Multitron's service?

Standard Components

MENTOR's standard component catalogues

Click here for summary pages and fast downloads of nine PDF catalogues detailing MENTOR's range of over 3,000 standard parts including light guides, keypad components, handles and knobs.
An invaluable resource for Electronic Design Engineers.

Custom solutions

custom electronic components

Discover how MENTOR's near 100-year legacy of diverse, innovative and leading-edge competencies in component design & manufacture can assist you with customised solutions to design challenges. Today, MENTOR should especially be your first port of call for LED-based opto solutions.

Technology Spotlight

MENTOR Technology Spotlight

Multitron highlight some clever "hidden" MENTOR technologies that will help you meet both design and cost objectives. They often have no generic name so you will probably never search for them but we can offer some very elegant solutions!

Product videos


Miniature Light Guides

See working demos of miniature light guides, light guide-based 7-segment displays and illuminated switch caps for dome switches, all in “technicolour action” to fully understand how these components can enhance your products!


Mentor Electronic Components

This is a short 1m 47 sec video detailing MENTOR’s near 100 year legacy and its unique competencies in many areas of electronic components, especially opto. It is a trailer for the full movie which runs for 11m 11 secs. We did warn you (!) but actually it does a good job of explaining full movie


Illuminated Switch Caps

Iluminated switch caps??! What are they and what can they do for my products? Check out this short video to understand the priciples behind these innovative solutions. Then read here to learn more about the diverse options available, all as standard, low MOQ solutions.


Press Release:- Miniature, half-pitch light-guides from MENTOR GmbH.

Multitron has announced the availability of a new range of MENTOR miniature light-guides with radiating surfaces of 2mm diameter and a grid dimension of 2.54mm. Compared with conventional 5.08mm grid light-guides, these new miniaturised versions allow twice the number of display elements within the same physical width. This offers design engineers a whole new range […]