Electrical Equipment & Systems

Remote Racking System supports VCP-style circuit breakers.

April 28, 2015

Compatible with VCP-style circuit breakers with current ratings of 1,200–3,000 A and voltage ratings of 5–15 kV, CBS ArcSafe® RRS-3 VCP automates racking procedure. Technicians can remotely rack IN or OUT medium-voltage vacuum circuit breaker from safe distance while remaining stationed outside of arc-flash boundary. When accompanied by CBS ArcSafe remote switch operator control unit, RRS-3 VCP eliminates all hazardous manual contact with gear during operation from up to 300 ft away. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Vision Systems

Infrared LEDs target camera-based applications.

April 28, 2015

Based on Nanostack technology, in which each chip has two emission centers, IR Oslon Black SFH 4715AS and SFH 4716AS can provide illumination over distance of more than 109.36 yards. Units deliver optical output of 1.37 W at 1 A and offer choice of 90 or 150° beam angles. Measuring 3.85 x 3.85 x 2.29 or 1.15 mm, IREDs are used in surveillance cameras as well as 3D process control cameras to determine distance from object by measuring propagation time. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Multitasking Turning Center offers long bed with sub spindle.

April 28, 2015

In addition to offering 7.5 hp milling motor on 6,000 rpm, 12-station turret with ½ indexing to provide 24-tool capacity, Nakamura-Tome AS-200LMY-S features 82 mm stroke Y axis that eliminates fixture deburring, milling, drilling, and repositioning. Sub spindle speed is ~6,000 rpm, distance between spindle noses is 31.50 in., max turning dia is 13.39 in., and max turning length is 22.44 in. Occupying 59.4 ft², 11,023 lb unit comes with 15 in. Hi-res color LCD panel and Fanuc 0iTD controller. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Three-Row Connector delivers data rates up to 25 Gbps.

April 28, 2015

With SMT terminals that provide contact density capable of speeds to 25 Gbps, 1.0 mm pitch MicroSpeed™ high-speed connector system comes in 3-row version. Open pin-field design, which allows for third (center) row to be selectively assigned as ground to optimize signal quality between higher speed signal conductors or rows, can accommodate differential or single-ended signals while maintaining max performance speed. Current-carrying capacity is 1.0 A for signal contacts and 10 A for shielding. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment

Laser Cutting Machine increases productivity via feature set.

April 28, 2015

With modular design that enables flexible configurations, second generation TruLaser Cell 8030 is designed for laser cutting hot stamped 3D components. Multi-axis machine employs dynamic rotational changer and rotary indexing table, which features up to 3 workstations, to promote productivity. Facilitating semi-automated solutions, areas for loading/unloading are completely separate from each other. Choice of lasers up to 4 kW are supported to accommodate various applications. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Digital Microscope delivers precision and repeatability.

April 28, 2015

Designed for inspection, analysis, and measurement in QC, QA, failure analysis, R&D, and forensics, Leica DVM6 tracks specific parameter values and saves them with image data. Reports and documentations can be generated by pressing one button. Along with integrated illumination options and PlanApo-corrected optics, features include tilting microscope head, 16:1 zoom range and choice of objectives that cover magnification range from 10x to 2,350x to resolve details down to size of 0.4 µm. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Dimmable Exterior LED Luminaire has compact design, bright output.

April 28, 2015

Carrying IP66 wet location listing, Energy Star®- and DLC-rated Endurance™ Fin comes in available in 3,000K and 5,000K as well as 19, 27, and 25 W models that operate on universal 120–277 V and deliver up to 2,825 lm. This motion and photo sensor-ready product also supports use with electronic low-voltage or 0–10 V dimmer. Regardless of mounting orientation, factory-sealed housing that encloses LED light engine ensures no water or dust leaks into fixture over time. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Signal Generator offers DOCSIS 3.1 setups for device testing.

April 28, 2015

Used for network component development and receiver tests, R&S CLGD signal generator can simulate channel loading scenarios composed of DOCSIS 3.1, digital (J.83/A/B/C), and analog TV signals in downstream as well as DOCSIS 3.1/3.0 signals in upstream. Frequency range of 47–1,218 MHz (1,794 MHz optionally) for downstream enables simultaneously generation of up to six 192 MHz DOCSIS 3.1 channels or up to 160 QAM channels. Individual channels are continuously modulated in real-time. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Jacket Compounds come in flame retardant, low-shrinkage grades.

April 28, 2015

Halguard® 58610 and 58615 are 53 Shore D compounds that have UL-94 vertical burn ratings of V-0 for 1/16 in. thick specimens and respective oxygen indices of 52% and 45%. Both enable passing of UL-1685 FT-4 and UL-1666 riser flame tests. Also available, Halguard 58620 provides low level of post-extrusion shrinkage suited for fiber optic cable applications. This 54 Shore D compound enables passing UL-1685 flame test. All of these HFFR compounds suit general-purpose jacketing applications. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Boundary Scan Analyzer supports Intel Skylake microarchitecture.

April 28, 2015

Designed to maximize structural test coverage for board designs that incorporate Intel processors, Keysight x1149 offers capabilities to test Intel® Skylake microarchitecture. This test application will specifically help electronics designers and manufacturers test boards with said microprocessor architecture using boundary scan and Intel Silicon View Technology (Intel SVT). Functionality solves test challenges of limited access to complex PCBAs with high-speed devices. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mounting & Attaching Products, Electronic Components & Devices

Solderless Coaxial Connector supports up to 50 GHz.

April 28, 2015

Featuring stub-less design with screw-mounting to PCB, H2.4 Series meets MIL-STD348B standard, and supports up to 50 GHz with transmission speed of 25 Gbps. Compression-mounted 2.4 mm connector, rated for 500 mating cycles, has contact resistance of 4 mΩ max in center and 2 mΩ max in outer section. Plug is manufactured with 0.085 in. semi-flexible cable and terminated plugs on each end, while receptacle features gold-plated ground ring for stabilizing grounding on PCB. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Silicon Controlled Rectifiers feature 25 A rating.

April 28, 2015

Offered in TO-220A package, ASCT625A Series withstands shock loading of large current and is commonly used in solid-state relays, motorcycles, power chargers, and power tools. Single-phase, EMI-resistant devices feature repetitive peak off-state voltage and repetitive peak reverse voltage of 600 V, as well as max on-state voltage of 1.60 V, continuous DC gate trigger current of 40 mA, and DC holding current of 50 mA. Maximum operating junction temperature is -40 to +125°C. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Differential Pressure Switch offers long term set point stability.

April 28, 2015

Featuring trapezoidal bead diaphragm, Series 604 is designed for use with air and non-corrosive gases and for pressure ranges from 0.08–4.0 in. wc, with switch points from 0.05–4.0 in. wc. Other features include integrated cable strain relief and multi-plated brass, silver palladium, or gold contacts. While typical uses include monitoring filter and fan pressures, other applications include system interlocks as well as alarms in ventilation ducts, fume hoods, and paint spray booths. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Gear Pumps feature optional pressure control.

April 28, 2015

Designed for small scale water and process systems, Series UP6 is available with optional microchip-based control circuit which acts as electronic brain to control flow rate and prevent dry running. Self-priming, electrical pumps provide flow rates to 6.9 gpm at pressures up to 29 psi and are available in 12 or 24 Vdc versions. Constructed with helical bronze gears, nickel-plated brass bodies, and stainless steel shafts, series is suited for fresh water, diesel fuel, and other compatible media. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Software

CAE Software offers vibration, frequency domain testing.

April 28, 2015

With capabilities for vibration fatigue and frequency analysis, nCode v11.0 helps engineers avoid unnecessary over-design and prevent operational failures. Modal Superposition support increases allowable model size, number of frequency steps, frequency range, fidelity of results, and analysis speed. Along with vibration fatigue solver, features include strain gauge analysis engine, complete fatigue solution, and frequency analysis with pre-defined processes. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Compact Downloader maximizes smartphone software loading rate.

April 28, 2015

Accommodates demands of high-throughput mass manufacturing, JOT M10 Six Slider maximizes software loading capacity for smartphones. Fully automated solution, applicable for downloading software to assembled products or at board level, can be used as stand-alone desktop unit or part of fully automated JOT M10 line (including integrated handlers and racks). Along with clear interface, space allows for customized cabling and electronics. Read More

Services

ASABE Revises Standard on automatic agricultural weather stations.

April 28, 2015

American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE) revised its standard for automatic agricultural weather stations: ASAE EP505.1, Measurement and Reporting Practices for Automatic Agricultural Weather Stations. Revision aligns with current practices and equipment by establishing minimum recommendations for measurement, reporting, siting, operation, maintenance, and data management procedures for automatic agricultural weather stations. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Inserter System supports flat and letter mail processing.

April 28, 2015

Featuring high-speed, multi-format design, Producer® Series Inserter processes up to 25,000 letter mail pieces per hour with additional capability of inserting flat documents using dynamic drive system. System handles products such as light buck slips, inserts, booklets, brochures, plastic cards, and pre-folded letters with attached cards. Designed for 24/7 operation, heavy-duty inserter offers tool-less adjustments for quick format and size changes. Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Non-Industrial Products, Electrical Equipment & Systems

LED Surgical Headlight delivers 225,000 lux.

April 28, 2015

Delivering pure white light at 6,100° Kelvin for true tissue rendition, Cyclops XLT-225 uses 2 extended brackets that provide coaxial articulation, enabling surgeons to adjust lamp to individual height and angle of view requirements. Adjustable aperture allows surgeon to create spot size from 2–5 in. in diameter with precision and focus. Designed to balance on surgeon's head, headlight is equipped with extra thick replaceable foam headband liner for comfort. Read More

Portable Tools

Adjustable 2-in-1 Ratchet Wrench can access nuts in tight areas.

April 28, 2015

Thru-Bolt™ Dual Socket, Adjustable Ratchet Wrench (L2N1ADJ) weighs 2.3 lb and features reversible, adjustable wrench head that pivots and locks in 30° intervals. Two back-to-back sockets (1 ¼ and 1 1/16 in.) feature 12-point design that promotes gripping and holding in pipeline/construction work. Other features include 10° tooth pattern that aids work in tight spaces with limited handle swing; ergonomic, 17 in., stamped steel handle; cast steel sockets; and torque rating is 200 lb-ft. Read More