3, 6 & 15-W medical DC/DC converters offer low leakage current

XP Power today announced the JHL & JHM series of encapsulated, isolated and regulated DC-DC converters for medical applications. Available with single and dual outputs, the 3 Watt…

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Power MOSFETs reduce Rdson resistance

Fairchild has launched the flagship device of the company’s newest generation of 100V N-channel power MOSFETs, the FDMS86181 100V Shielded Gate PowerTrench MOSFET. The FDMS86181 is the first…

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High-voltage film caps target DC filtering

AVX Corporation has released a new, high-voltage series of dry, medium-power film capacitors especially designed for DC filtering applications, such as the DC filtering of high frequency ripple…

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High Voltage, Hermetically Sealed Polymer Chip Caps hit 33 µF/75 V

AVX Corporation has extended its award-winning TCH Series high voltage, hermetically sealed polymer chip capacitors with the addition of a new 33µF/75V code. Packaged in robust, hermetically sealed…

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Diode-OR controller provides seamless handoff between redundant power supplies

Linear Technology Corporation introduces the LTC4371, a rugged ideal diode-OR controller for dual feed high power telecom and datacom boards. The LTC4371 provides seamless handoff between redundant power…

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Liquid-cooled material designed to dissipate large amounts of heat

Rogers Corporation’s Power Electronics Solutions (PES) group has introduced its latest high-performance cooling material, curamik CoolPerformance Plus. curamik CoolPerformance Plus is an advanced liquid-cooled material designed to dissipate…

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Barracuda-Series DC-DC Converters from GE

GE’s Critical Power business (NYSE: GE) has launched its Barracuda-series™ QBVE094A0S10R7 1,000-watt (W) DC-DC bus converters, providing the highest power density and lowest cost-per-rated-watt in a quarter-brick solution…

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Ultra-low-forward-voltage-drop Schottky barrier rectifier outperforms conventional switching diodes

Littelfuse, Inc. has added a series of silicon Schottky devices designed for ultra-low forward voltage drop (VF) to its rapidly expanding power semiconductor portfolio. The new DST Series…

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Axial-leaded, wet electrolytic caps feature high CV for high-rel apps

AVX Corporation has added new high voltage components to its high-reliability TWA Series COTS Plus axial-leaded, wet electrolytic tantalum capacitors. Featuring a high capacitance cathode system that enables…

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Power Magnetics Catalog Includes Reference Designs

Premier Magnetics, global producer of high-quality magnetic components for switch-mode power supplies, DC-DC converters and data communications applications, announces the availability of its new 87-page catalog providing details…

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Power Magnetics Catalog Includes Reference Designs

Premier Magnetics, global producer of high-quality magnetic components for switch-mode power supplies, DC-DC converters and data communications applications, announces the availability of its new 87-page catalog providing details…

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Advanced ROLINX capacitor-busbar solutions at APEC 2016

Rogers Corporation’s Power Electronics Solutions (PES) group will be showing examples of its latest advances in busbar power management technology at the upcoming APEC 2016 conference and exhibition,…

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Schottky barrier rectifiers block 1.2 kV with low leakage

Littelfuse, Inc. has added two series to its expanding power semiconductor portfolio: the MBR Series Schottky Barrier Rectifiers (Standard Schottky) are the latest devices based on silicon Schottky…

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Teardown video: Inside a transformerless solar inverter

We recently had a chance to look inside a transformerless solar inverter from Fronius. The video gives an overview of what we found. Among the more interesting bits…

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Explosion proof stop/start momentary switch

Larson Electronics has announced the release of a ten amp explosion proof momentary push button switch for controlling machinery or process in industrial and commercial applications. The EPS-2XPB-SG-MS…

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Power modules let MCUs run 3-phase, 5-A motors

STMicroelectronics has expanded its Intelligent Power Module portfolio with the introduction of the SLLIM-nano 2nd series, adding higher power levels and new package options that are especially suited…

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New G6DN slim relay with 5A switching

Omron is pleased to announce the release of G6DN slim relay, a SPST slim power relay with low power consumption, long life and high switching capacity ideal for…

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Active Harmonic powerline Filters sport low distortion

Schaefer Inc. is proud to introduce a new series of Active Harmonic Filters and Advanced Display & Measurements Functionally. Three-wire and four-wire Active Harmonic Filter modules/systems that are…

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1.2 kV SiC Diode targets rugged industrial applications

Fairchild (NASDAQ: FCS) has released its first 1200V silicon carbide (SiC) diode, the FFSH40120ADN, in its series of upcoming SiC solutions. The 1200V diode’s combination of superior switching…

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Larson Electronics releases a 25 Watt blue forklift LED warning light

Larson Electronics has announced the release of a 25 watt blue forklift LED warning spotlight produced to expand the safety measures in a work area. The LEDWL-FLKT-BLUE blue…

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High-power AC supplies get price reduction

Behlman Electronics Inc. has announced that, effective March 1, 2016, the prices of their fifteen BL(F) High-Power Series AC Power Sources / Frequency Converters with fixed Voltage &…

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Multi-Phase 55-V Synchronous Boost Controllers Simplify target vehicular systems

Intersil Corporation has announced two new 55V two-phase synchronous boost controllers with integrated high-side and low-side MOSFET drivers. The ISL78227 and ISL78229 are the industry’s most robust and…

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Regulator delivers 50 A or dual 25 A from 12 VIN to 0.9 VOUT

Linear Technology Corporation introduces the LTM4650, a dual 25A or single 50A output step-down µModule regulator with onboard shielded inductors, MOSFETs and a dual DC/DC regulator IC housed…

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Larson Electronics releases Low Profile 40 Watt General Area LED Strip Light

Larson Electronics, a company that specializes in industrial lighting solutions, announced the release of a 40 watt LED strip light designed to provide high light output in a…

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Common-Mode Choke Finder web tool locates filter components quickly

Coilcraft has launched an all-new Common Mode Choke Finder web tool that allows users to search and compare hundreds of common mode filter options in just seconds. Common…

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