Laird’s thermoelectric modules deliver precise laser diode cooling

Global technology leader Laird has developed a thermoelectric module (TEM) that accommodates a laser diode butterfly package. Primarily used to stabilize the temperature of sensitive optical components in telecom and photonics industries, the miniature OptoTEC Series is designed for applications that have lower cooling requirements of 10 watts or less. The OptoTEC Series combines a small geometric

North Atlantic Industries announces release of TE1 function module

North Atlantic Industries, Inc. (NAI), an industry in the design and manufacture of embedded computing electronics worldwide, announces the availability of the TE1 single-port, triple-redundant Ethernet function module to support time sensitive networking applications. The TE1 module supports all three traffic classes: Deterministic Ethernet Capability Time-Triggered Ethernet SAE AS6802 (TTEthernet™); ARINC664 Part 7 and Avionics

HVAM High Voltage Axial Leaded Resistors Released

Stackpole Electronics, Inc. announces the release of the HVAM series of high voltage axial leaded resistors. The HVAM deposition technology produces a non-inductive resistive element with high stability, low noise and high voltage ratings. Precision tolerances are available down to 0.1% with TCR as low as 50 ppm. Resistance values range from 500 Kohm to

Hirose’s compact I/O connctor provides PCB space savings of up to 75%

Hirose has developed a rugged I/O connector that combines a small robust design with high-speed data transmission capabilities that enables industrial equipment advancements in smart manufacturing. The IX Series connector reduces installation space by up to 75% compared to RJ45 solutions, and up to 28% compared to competing snap-in I/O connectors. Supporting CAT5e and CAT6a

Rohde & Schwarz Cybersecurity and Saint Security fight virus and malware with artificial intelligence-based advanced threat protection solution

Rohde & Schwarz Cybersecurity and Saint Security announce the release of a technology solution that leverages artificial intelligence, machine learning and big data-based profiling methodologies to fight advanced persistent threats (APTs).  The solution identifies and blocks various types of malware that cannot be detected by off-the-shelf security solutions. The DPI engine R&S PACE 2 serves

Low-profile FH53M Series FPC connector delivers high-speed transmission for consumer electronic devices

Hirose has developed a miniature, lightweight flexible printed circuit (FPC) connector for portable electronic devices that require high-speed transmission. The FH53M Series FPC connector saves valuable PCB real estate via a back flip style actuator that minimizes the required mounting area. The compact FH53M Series FPC connector has a 0.25mm pitch, mounted depth of 3.2mm

Bel Power Solutions Announces 162 Watt Quarter Brick With Ultra-Wide 4:1 Input Range

Bel Power Solutions and Protection, a Bel group company (NASDAQ: BELFA and BELFB) and premier global manufacturer of power management devices, announces the 0RQB-C5U54LG, a next generation DC/DC converter with an ultra-wide input range (4:1) and 2250 VDC isolation. The 0RQB-C5U54LG is a PoE (Power Over Ethernet) quarter brick solution that delivers 162 W overall

UHV Series Ultra High Voltage Chip Resistors In Stock

The UHV Series of ultra-high voltage chip resistors from Stackpole are now in stock in the most popular sizes and resistance values. Values of 500M, 1G, and 2G are in stock in sizes from 2010 to 5020. This enables designing and prototyping high voltage designs in far less time than usual. Full resistance range for

OKW Adds Two New Sizes To Its Beautiful STYLE-CASE Range

OKW has extended its STYLE-CASE range of beautiful high-gloss handheld enclosures with two new sizes – size S (4.84” x 1.88” x 0.94”) and size M (5.78” x 2.20” x 1.06”). These complement the existing size L (6.53” x 2.51” x 1.22”) models.   STYLE-CASE is ideal for remote controls, notably in medical and social

Edmund Optics® Announces Winner of the 2017 Norman Edmund Inspiration Award

Edmund Optics®, the premier provider of optical components, announces the recipient of the 2017 Norman Edmund Inspiration Award receiving $5,000 in product donation. Justin Sambur, an Assistant Professor at Colorado State  University in the United States, proposed a project which uses light sheet microscopy to directly visualize solar energy conversion processes along the length of a single

Model Solution 24-hour Support Capability Delivers Prototypes and Full Appearance Models In Time for CES 2018

Model Solution continues to simplify the modeling and prototyping process to accelerate product development. With the opening of the new North American headquarters and rapid prototyping center in Silicon Valley, and the existing global headquarters in Seoul, Korea, Model Solution now offers 24-hour global support for customers, including same-day technical support. Offering rapid sketch and

Save time and improve productivity with the digiVIT advanced digital signal conditioner from Kaman

The Measuring Division of Kaman Precision Products announces the digiVIT digital variable impedance transducer. With its user-friendly new graphical user interface (GUI) for easier setup and connectivity, and cloud-based data access/monitoring, the digiVIT offers a wide array of networking capabilities ideal for Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) applications. It is a good choice for position,

Endress+Hauser announces self-calibrating RTD temperature sensor

Endress+Hauser has announced the iTHERM TrustSens hygienic RTD, the world’s first self-calibrating temperature sensor. TrustSens’ self-calibration process functions in situ and provides the necessary documentation to meet the conformance requirements for various regulatory agencies. Traditionally, calibration cycles for standard temperature sensors in critical service are every six to twelve months.  This leaves the potential for […]

ILPS-27 Series inductive linear position sensors use LVIT technology

The Sensor Connection has expanded its sensor product offering by adding a line of ILPS-27 Series Inductive Linear Position Sensors using LVIT Technology; contactless devices designed for factory automation and a variety of industrial or commercial applications such as motor sport vehicles, automotive testing, solar cell positioners, wind turbine prop pitch and brake position, and […]

LabStarter Kits and Lab Essentials Kit for new lab startup and replenishment needs

Edmund Optics® (EO) introduces three new kits that are integral to starting a brand new lab and keeping it stocked. The Lab Starter Kits are available in English and Metric based mounting versions and feature essential products that are useful for any lab, from optics to detectors to cleaning and tools. The Lab Essentials Kit includes many components that

Weintek smart communication gateway cMT-G01 eliminates need for separate HMI

In a recent video with Design World executive editor Lee Teschler, we got the chance to review a Weintek cMT-G01 smart communication gateway. The new gateway is smart because it performs jobs that would normally require a separate HMI.  This gateway supports more than 300 protocols and controller brands.  That’s in contrast with other

Erni optimizes board and wire connector solutions for industrial drives and controllers

ERNI Electronics continues to support industrial automation by taking advantage of decades of electro-mechanical contact design and employing that experience in ruggedized factory applications. Industrial automation requires constant, highly reliable connectivity for high vibration environments. Miniaturization is also challenging interconnect solutions and options, but it does not imply foregoing electro-mechanical reliability and mating integrity in

Laird’s Thermoelectric Cooling Solutions Offer Cost-effective Alternative for Beverage Cooling

Laird has a long history of providing standard and custom thermoelectric cooling systems to the food and beverage industry. Beverage cooling applications, from soda fountains to coffee machines to wine coolers, require efficient performance, low operating noise, and low maintenance — all in a smaller size. Laird provides compact, solid-state thermoelectric cooling solutions that meet the

Mill-Max Introduces Low Profile, Removable Carriers for Male PCB Pins and Terminals

Mill-Max Mfg., Corp., North America’s largest manufacturer of Precision Machined interconnects is proud to present its first male pin carrier, utilizing thin Kapton film to create ultra-low-profile interconnects.  Overall connector height and size are greatly reduced making it ideal for locations where traditional insulator housings can’t be accommodated. This initial offering is a perfect solution

Balluff’s New Absolute Magnetic Encoder with IO-Link Interface

Absolute, precise linear measurement is now easy to interface to virtually any industrial control network.  The Balluff BML SL1 absolute magnetic linear encoder with IO-Link provides absolute position measurement, over lengths up to 8 meters, and with position resolution to 1 micrometer.  The BML SL1 leverages the power of IO-Link to allow simplified integration of […]

RTAN Series Tantalum Nitride Precision Chip Resistors Add 10 ppm TCR Capability

Stackpole’s AEC qualified RTAN series utilizes tantalum nitride technology to provide moisture proof precision chip resistor performance. The RTAN film passes biased humidity testing at 85 degrees C, 85% relative humidity, and 10% bias with very little shift in resistance. The materials and design are such that the RTAN is resistant to sulfur contamination and

New Keystone Facility Expands Capabilities and Service Levels

Keystone Electronics recently moved its corporate headquarters and manufacturing operations to a new world-class facility designed to greatly improve efficiencies and productivity.  Conveniently located at 55 South Denton Ave. in New Hyde Park, NY, this new location is double the size of the former facility in Astoria, NY.     The move is the second

Power Triple Lock Connector System now distributed from Sager Electronics

Sager Electronics is now stocking TE Connectivity’s Power Triple Lock connector system. TE’s Power Triple Lock connector system offers high performance with a functional design. From the audible lock to the many added customer benefits, the Power Triple Lock connector system has been specifically developed for better power and signal applications. For 3-in-1 reliability, the

SMD Non-isolated Switching Regulators K78T-500R3/1000R3 Series

MORNSUN K78 series are non-isolated regulators known for compact size, high efficiency and compatible with traditional LM78xx linear regulators. New SMD packaged K78T-500R3/K78T-1000R3 series are introduced to meet the reflow soldering production requirements. The peak temperature of reflow soldering is Tc≤245 ℃ and keeps 60s (Max.) above 217 ℃, which meets the IPC/JEDEC J-STD-020D.1 standard.

3W AC/DC converter integrated CAN/485 transceiver

TLAxx-03KCAN & TLAxx-03K485 series are 3W AC/DC power supplies integrated CAN/485 transceiver and can directly get power from AC 220V. They come in compact size and are cost-effective and ideal for industrial control, grid power and instrumentation applications, etc. There are two isolated outputs. The main DC power output up to 2.5W and the auxiliary