Electrical Equipment & Systems

Electrical Equipment & Systems

PPTC Resettable Fuses are rated up to 60 Vdc and 3 A.

November 6, 2009

Offered in 5 EIA/IECQ case sizes from 0805 to 2920, surface mount 0ZCx Series limits flow of dangerously high current during fault conditions to protect products from over-current surges and over-temperature faults. In event of fault, fuses reset themselves once power is removed, fault is corrected, and voltage is reapplied. RoHS-compliant, lead-free, and halogen-free, fuses are suited for consumer electronics such as PDAs, digital cameras, MP3 players, and video recorders. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Stereo Subsystem provides rich audio from li-ion battery.

November 6, 2009

Supplied in 2.5 x 3 mm UCSP(TM), MAX9879 combines stereo Class D speaker amp, DirectDrive® stereo headphone amp, and analog bypass switch. Class D amplifier technologies provide Class AB audio performance with Class D efficiency. Able to deliver 715 mW output power from 3.7 V supply into 8 ohm load with 88% max efficiency, product also features input mixing, volume control, click-and-pop suppression, and flexible, user-defined input architecture with preamplifier gain settings. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Power-Management IC reduces car battery load.

November 6, 2009

Intended for car body applications, L99PM62XP helps reduce stand-by current consumption to preserve energy stored in car battery. Dedicated regulator with optimized dynamic behavior enables periodic system activation to monitor configurable wake-up sources. Fail-safe functionality, including supervision of MCU, supply voltages, and temperatures, promotes sustainability and reliability of automotive electronic control units. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

Diagnostic/Examination Light leverages long-life LEDs.

November 6, 2009

Engineered for extended life and conservative energy usage, AIM LED light uses 21, 20,000 hr-rated LEDs in 3 modules to provide 45,000 lx illumination at 1 m while requiring 84 W of power. CRI is 92, color temperature is 4,300°K, and Y-shaped design minimizes obstruction of light into surgical field while providing adjustable light pattern without casting shadows. Also, 360° limitless arm-and-mounting-system rotation provides 63 in. max reach and 10 ft dia. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

PDUs feature network interface for remote monitoring.

November 6, 2009

Available in 2 horizontal and 5 vertical models, Monitored Power Distribution Units provide RJ45 Ethernet interface for remote monitoring and remote condition reporting of power and environmental conditions via SNMP, Web, or telnet. Digital meter locally displays connected equipment load in amps. Providing up to 24 outlets, PDUs assure optimal power distribution in IT applications and prevent downtime by enabling automatic load threshold notification. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Electrohydraulic Steering Unit ensures complete control.

November 6, 2009

Integrating OSP steering technology and electrohydraulic steering valve, OSPE improves vehicle performance and comfort while facilitating compliance with Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC and simplifying hydraulic system architecture. Safe State feature can isolate electrohydraulic section of steering valve to protect steering system. Other features include selectable reactive and non-reactive steering modes, Load Sensing and Open Center options, and variable steering ratio. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Step-Down Converters offer flexible control from small CSP.

November 5, 2009

Supplied in 2 x 2 x 0.7 mm CSP, MAX8884Y/MAX8884Z have dual 300 mA LDOs and individual logic on/off controls for each output. On-board, hysteretic, PWM-controlled step-down converter provides 2 switching-frequency options, letting designers optimize for efficiency (2 MHz) or solution size (4 MHz). Features such as individual enables for step-down converter and 2 LDO outputs as well as pin-selectable output voltages for step-down converter and one LDO further extend flexibility. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Testing/Charging System helps monitor EMTA battery status.

November 5, 2009

Battery Testing and Charging System helps cable system operators test, re-charge, and redeploy batteries from EMTA deployments. Comprised of servers, testing software, and tester/charger, system can be stacked to service up to 192 batteries in one 19 in. rack. It provides complete testing and battery charging linearity test for 2-, 3- and 4-cell battery packs. System can also plot minute by minute charging reports; provide current and voltage curves; and test power drain linearity. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

DC-DC Converters operate from rectified 380-480 Vac line.

November 5, 2009

Models VLA312-2425 and VLA313-2450 step-down DC-DC converters feature capacity of 25 or 50 W, respectively, and provide 2,500 Vrms electrical isolation between input and output. Input voltage range is 475-850 Vdc. Featuring overcurrent and overvoltage protection, units are intended for use on board preregulator for industrial control equipment. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

DC/DC Converters maximize regulation/efficiency performance.

November 5, 2009

Providing full-load performance across -40 to +85°C temperature range, MER1 Series isolated 1 W single-output DC/DC converters are available in 5 input voltages ranging from 5-48 V and output voltages of 5, 9, 12, or 15 V. Typical efficiency levels are up to 89%, while galvanic isolation of 1 kVdc helps minimize switching noise. Fully encapsulated 0.774 x 0.242 x 0.4 in. units utilize UL 94V-0 package materials and are RoHS-compliant. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

Wall Mount Adapters come in 5 international outlet sizes.

November 5, 2009

Available in 5 and 9 Vdc outputs, PSC12x Series consists of A, E, K, S, and C fixed plug versions for use in US, Europe, UK, Australia/New Zealand, and China, respectively. Units are double insulated, meet Class B EMI standards, and feature short-circuit protection with auto-restart, as well as over-current and over-voltage protection. Per ENERGY STAR Level V efficiency standards, all models feature power draw of less than 0.3 W at no-load. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Solid State Relay offers DIN rail or panel mounting.

November 5, 2009

Featuring compact Lexan 943 housing, Series DSSR includes internal heat sink, bistable clips for DIN rail or panel mounting, and LED indicator light. Unit provides reliable switching in applications where inrush currents can affect mechanical state relay operation. Operating from 24-480 Vac, relay features max voltage loss of 1.6 Vac, max output leakage current of 10 mA, and temperature limits of -22 to 176°F. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

T8 Electronic Ballasts come in 3 and 4 lamp output models.

November 5, 2009

Optanium® T8 programmed start parallel electronic ballasts, designed to maximize energy savings, enable independent lamp operation, which allows exact identification of expired lamps. Hot restrike feature allows users to replace lamps without cycling power, while striation reduction feature minimizes chance of striation issues when used with standard/energy-saving lamps. They are available with .88 balast factor and meet NEMA/CEE energy efficiency requirements. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Pushbuttons feature vandal-resistant design.

November 5, 2009

Used in aggressive environments such as ticketing machines, vending machines, and access control panels, R Series offers flush mounting and stainless steel construction that lend to vandal resistance and cleanability. Design meets IP65 standards and has rated mechanical service life of 1,000,000 operations. Available in 16 and 19 mm varieties, pushbuttons feature round actuator with momentary switching action. LED illumination (halo ring or central dot) is offered for 19 mm versions. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Lightning Arrestor protects high-power RF applications.

November 4, 2009

Built to IP68 standards, SurgeGuard(TM) K-Series protects RF transmission lines rated up to 50,000 W with surge capability to 125,000 A. It addresses demands of mission-critical RF applications, including HF, VHF, and UHF frequency ranges from 0 (DC) to 1,000 MHz. Based on multiple gas discharge tube design with serviceable replacement elements, arrestor measures 119 x 45 mm, has 7-16 female to 7-16 female connectors, and delivers 50 kW max RF power at max through-current of 30 A. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Step-Down DC/DC Converter delivers up to 800 mA.

November 4, 2009

Featuring programmable average input current limit, Model LTC3606B delivers up to 800 mA of continuous output current with efficiencies up to 96%. Using constant frequency and current mode architecture, unit operates from input voltage of 2.5-5.5 V, making it suited for single-cell Li-Ion and USB applications. Device can generate output voltages from 0.6-5 V and uses switching frequency of 2.25 MHz. Housed in 3 x 3 mm DFN-8 package, synchronous buck regulator operates from -40 to 125°C. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Remote Charge Converter is radiation tested to 1.0 Mrads.

November 3, 2009

With rugged 2-wire (IEPE) single ended design, Model 2771C-XX operates from 4-20 mA of constant current power. Unit offers broadband noise range down to 5 µ Vrms, with frequency response of 0.4-50 kHz, and can withstand shock loads of up to 100 g peak. Available in 3 different fixed gains of 0.1, 1.0 and 10 mV/pC, model supports TEDS as per IEEE P1451.4 for smart sensor and larger channel count applications. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Green & Clean

Lighting-Class LEDs deliver 100 lumens of light.

November 3, 2009

XLamp® XP-C LEDs come in cool white with up to 107 lumens at 350 mA. Warm white models are available up to 80 lumens at 350 mA. They are offered in ANSI-compatible chromaticity bins for cool and neutral white and in ANSI-compatible warm white bins. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

Solar-Powered Generator powers LED lights for large events.

November 3, 2009

With 400 W of solar panel collection and deep cell gel style 366 A hr batteries, SPG366A-400 can provide area lighting for events, work sites, and remote areas. Trailer-style, solar-powered generator has integral light tower, and wheeled base includes trailer hitch, rubber torsion axle, and pneumatic compressor. Latter elevates light mast, which can hold several LED lights - including 7,200 lm LED10W-9S or 14,400 lm LEDLB-80X2. Dual gel pack batteries support 366 A for 20 hr. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

8 W DC/DC Power Converter offers 4:1 input ranges.

November 3, 2009

Supplied in DIP24 package, AM8TW-Z series offers 9-36 and 18-75 Vdc input ranges and remote ON/OFF control suited for portable, battery-powered applications. Single and dual output voltages of 3.3, 5, 12, and 15 Vdc, accurate to ±1%, require no minimum load and feature over-voltage, over circuit projection, and tight line/load regulation of ±0.2%/±0.5%. Also, I/O isolation of 1,600 Vdc protects load circuit from any transient voltage surges presented at input. Read More