Product News: Electrical Equipment & Systems
DC/DC Converter suits wireless backhaul, smart grid applications.
Press Release Summary:
March 13, 2014 - Accommodating networking and telecom applications, UWQ 240 W DOSA-compatible, open-frame, quarter-brick DC/DC converter has fixed, 12 Vdc/20 A single output and accepts 3:1 input range of 18–60 Vdc aroundÂ nominal 48 Vdc. Remote sense automatically adjusts Vout to make up for line and load losses, and trim function allows Â±10% of Vout. Supplied in 58.4 x 36.8 x 11.7 mm package, UWQ-12/20-T48 hasÂ 92% typ efficiency. Up to 3 units can operate in parallel to provide redundancy or load sharing.
Original Press Release
Murata 12 V 20 Amp DOSA Compatible Quarter Brick DCDC Converter Suits Wireless Backhaul and Smart Grid Applications
Press release date: March 1, 2014
The UWQ-12/20-T48 has a typical efficiency of 92% and up to 3 units can operate in parallel in order to provide redundancy or load sharing of a higher power requirement.
Controls include remote On/Off control of either negative or positive logic. In addition, the converter has a number of protection features including overcurrent, overtemperature, input undervoltage and output short circuit.
The UWQ converter is designed to operate in environments ranging from - 40 to + 85 degrees C. Input to output isolation is 2,250 VDC with a Basic insulation system to meet industry safety requirements. An optional baseplate is offered to suit conduction cooled applications.
For further information and reader enquiries:
Murata Europe Limited
Oak House, Ancells Road
Ancells Business Park
Fleet, Hampshire GU51 2QW , United Kingdom
Tel: +44 (0) 1252 811666
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Bath, BA1 2LW, United Kingdom
Tel: +44 (0) 1225 470000
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Murata is a leading manufacturer of electronic components, modules, and devices. The complete range of this Technology house includes ceramic capacitors, resistors/thermistors, inductors/chokes, ceramic resonators, buzzers, sensors and EMI suppression filters. Whilst the company gets the majority of its revenue from its ceramic capacitor products, it is also the world leader in Bluetooth® & WiFi™ Modules, the world's no.1 manufacturer of board-mount DC-DC converters and is a key manufacturer of standard and custom AC-DC power supplies. Murata also designs and manufactures mobile handset antenna families, piezoelectric actuators for fuel injection systems and short focal length ceramic lenses.
Established in 1944, Murata is headquartered in Japan and has European offices in Germany, the Netherlands, the UK, Switzerland, Italy, France, Spain, Finland and Hungary.
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