Power-Handling Software Tool Facilitates Fast Conversion to Isola’s RF-Materials

Isola is pleased to announce a free Impedance and Power-Handling Calculator that predicts the design attributes for microstrips and striplines based on the design’s target impedance and dielectric…

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Switching regulator fundamentals – the buck converter

By Chris Francis Switching regulators are everywhere – buck, boost, SEPIC, Cuk, flyback etc. They are for converting power from one voltage to another in a relatively efficient…

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Compact LED Signal Light Offers Color Coded Alerts

Patlite’s new NE signal light is a compact, rugged design providing versatile status change indication for wide-ranging industrial applications such as conveyor lines, automated guided vehicles, machine tools,…

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Thunderbolt™ DC/DC power solution fuels bus-powered applications

Texas Instruments (TI) (NASDAQ: TXN) expanded its industry-leading Thunderbolt™ portfolio with the TPS65980 DC/DC switching regulator, the first fully integrated power solution for bus-powered Thunderbolt™ applications. The TPS65980…

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XFN powerPac Mil/COTS Supply Delivers 1,000 Watts at -40C

Excelsys Technologies announces the availability of a new powerPac model in its popular XF series of high-reliability, ruggedized Mil/COTS modular power supplies. The new XFN powerPac is designed…

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New 2756 MHz VCO from Crystek

Crystek’s CVCO55CC-2756-2756 VCO (Voltage Controlled Oscillator) operates at 2756 MHz with a control voltage range of 0.5V~4.5V. This VCO features a typical phase noise of -116 dBc/Hz @…

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Ten new UNO Power supplies provide high-quality, cost-effective power

Phoenix Contact has added 10 new devices to the UNO Power supply family, a range of low-cost but high-quality power supplies. Compared with off-the-shelf products, UNO power supplies…

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New Slimline 650W cPCI Pluggable PSU

Verotec has extended its range of pluggable power supplies optimised for use in CompactPCI systems with the introduction of a quad output 650W unit. To meet the PICMG…

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First High-Current PMBus Converters with Integrated MOSFETs

Texas Instruments today introduced the industry’s first 18-V, 20-A and 30-A synchronous DC/DC buck converters with PMBus interface. The SWIFT TPS544B20 and TPS544C20 converters feature small QFN packages…

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Standex-Meder Electronics announces their new ATEX optocoupler

Standex-Meder Electronics, a manufacturer of custom and standard reed switches, reed sensors, reed relays, and magnetics announces their new ATEX optocoupler for intrinsically safe circuits. The optocoupler series…

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5 kohm Digital Potentiometers With Specified 36V Operating Voltage

Microchip Technology Inc., a provider of microcontroller, mixed-signal, analog and Flash-IP solutions, expanded its 36V digital potentiometer (digipot) portfolio with two new volatile, I2C™ devices—theMCP45HV31 and MCP45HV51 (MCP45HV31-51)….

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ROOT Data Center’s New Next-Generation Colocation Facility

Power management company Eaton today announced an agreement to deliver power distribution and power quality solutions to ROOT Data Center’s new state-of-the-art, Tier 3 colocation facility in Montreal,…

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Create a power supply board layout in minutes

Texas Instruments today unveiled WEBENCH PCB Export, a new feature in TI’s online WEBENCH Power Designer tool that engineers can use to quickly create a power supply printed…

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Maxwell Technologies Sets a New Standard for Energy, Power and Ruggedness

Maxwell Technologies, a developer and manufacturer of ultracapacitor-based energy storage and power delivery solutions, announced the latest addition to its K2 series of ultracapacitor cells. The new 2.85-volt,…

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Crystal IS Introduces Optan LED Technology

Crystal IS, a developer of high-performance ultraviolet (UVC) LEDs, today announced availability of Optan. The first commercial semiconductor based on native Aluminum Nitride (AIN) substrates, Optan provides a…

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Create a power supply board layout in minutes

Texas Instruments, today unveiled WEBENCH PCB Export, a new feature in TI’s online WEBENCH Power Designer tool that engineers can use to quickly create a power supply printed…

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SL Power Solves Test & Measurement Power Challenges

SL Power Electronics, a division of SL Industries and a company in the design and manufacture of rugged, highly reliable power supplies, today announces its 425 watt, single…

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Trojan Battery’s Smart Carbon™ Line of Advanced Lead Acid Batteries

Trojan Battery, Co. LLC, will showcase its new lines of deep-cycle batteries featuring Smart Carbon™ technology which addresses the impact of partial state of charge (PSOC) on cycling…

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Osram creates online Information Base for LED selection

The new LED Information Base from Osram Opto Semiconductors is an online tool for selecting LEDs for applications in the automotive, industrial, consumer and general illumination sectors. Users…

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Protect single-phase electrical and electronic equipment with AEGIS

AutomationDirect now offers AEGIS powerline filters/surge protectors to protect single-phase electrical and electronic equipment from surges and line noise that can cause misoperation and damage. With multiple levels…

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Auto-Tuning 60A POL Converter has PMBus Communication

TDK Corporation announces the introduction of the 60 Ampere TDK-Lambda iJB series of POL (Point of Load) DC-DC converters. Featuring intelligent auto-tuning technology, these converters provide better dynamic…

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New Cree Power Module Breaks Price-Performance Barrier

Cree’s silicon-carbide (SiC) technology continues to enable smaller, lighter, more efficient and lower-cost power systems with a new all-SiC 300A, 1.2kV half-bridge module. Packaged in industry-standard 62mm housing,…

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Cree has Introduced the Industry’s First Commercial Silicon Carbide

The new MOSFET, designated the C2M0025120D, is expected to be widely adopted in PV inverters, high voltage DC/DC converters, induction heating systems, EV charging systems, and medical CT…

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Low Resistance Values Ideal for Portable Consumer Electronics

The CSRF Series is a surface mount current sense resistor series that utilizes foil on ceramic carrier technology. This structure allows for very low resistance values in small…

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High-performance DACs reduce board space and lower system costs

Texas Instruments today introduced a new family of digital-to-analog converters (DACs) that enables engineers to increase the accuracy and performance of programmable logic controller (PLC) I/O modules, field…

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