Electrical Equipment & Systems

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Emergency Lighting accommodates 6-20 W halogen lamps.

December 2, 2009

Available in wall, column, pole, or I-beam mounted models, Symmetry Series comes in 6 or 12 V, 18-72 W versions featuring 120/277 dual voltage input with surge protection and Intelli-Charge self-diagnostics electronics, which continuously monitor all critical functions. Optional self-testing feature satisfies monthly periodic testing requirements in NFPA 101 and IBC, while sealed lead calcium or nickel cadmium battery surpass need for 90 min of emergency power. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

IP Console Switches offer Virtual Media and CAC support.

December 2, 2009

Combined with IP Console Viewer software, IP Console Switch G2 enables remote access to multiple servers running various OSs to facilitate management of heterogeneous data centers. Virtual Media support lets removable drive or ISO image be remotely mapped to attached server in data center or remote office for software installations and upgrades. Also, support is provided for reading/transmitting USB CCID Generic Smart Card/CAC (Common Access Card) data from user station to end server. Read More

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

SMPS Controller IC brings energy efficiency to netbook adapters.

December 2, 2009

Designed to optimize energy efficiency and standby performance of power supplies under 75 W, GreenChip TEA1733 is suitable for netbook adapters, printer adapters, and LCD monitor supplies. Switched Mode Power Supply controller IC enables standby power levels less than 100 mW. Featuring input voltage range of 12-30 V, device requires low start-up current of 10 µA and consumes 1.25 mA. It provides fixed switching frequency with frequency jitter to minimize EMI. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

AC/DC Power Supplies provide 90% efficiency at full load.

December 2, 2009

Available in 150, 300, and 500 W models, LCL Series accepts full universal input voltage of 85-264 Vac without need for selector switches. Each power range provides nominal output voltages of +12, +13.5, +15, +24, +27, or +48 Vdc. Output can be adjusted by ±1 V of stated output to compensate for cable losses or non-standard voltage requirements. Featuring chassis mount, enclosed design, 150 W units are convection cooled while 300 and 500 W models utilize integral cooling fan. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Robotics

Flexible Parallel Robot Cables are smooth-sliding, durable.

December 2, 2009

VEYOR-CABLE(TM) enables various high-flex robot cables to be combined and bonded to meet specific end-user requirements. Exhibiting flexibility as well as durability to withstand 50+ million bending cycles, cables incorporate engineering-plastic-based elastomer adhesive for bridged bonding of cable sheaths. This permits parallel configuration of cables that have different external diameters as well as air tubes, PCV-sheath cables, and urethane cables made of different materials. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

I/O Cable Assemblies target low-profile power applications.

December 2, 2009

Rated to 37 A per power contact without exceeding 30°C temperature rise in still air, 8.38 mm high Pwr Profile+ assemblies are available with 2 power contacts for power and return applications and 2 signal pins for presence detection or power control. Integrated latching system minimizes connector/cable footprint and housing design includes touch-proof safety features and polarization for proper mating. Optional grounding shield on board connector helps meet EMC requirements. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

A/B Switch offers 16 individually controlled data channels.

December 2, 2009

Model 9716 16-Channel RJ45 Switch allows user to share RJ45 device among 2 others for each of its 16 channels. M9716 also allows compatibility with all RJ45 interfaces and requires no power. Each channel is individually controlled via its respective knob located on front panel. All 8 pins of each RJ45 are switched and unit is rated for 10/100/1000 networks up to Cat5e. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Locking Safety Door Switches provide 3,000 N holding force.

December 2, 2009

Designed for locking large and heavy doors, IP67 rated D4JL guard locking safety door switches feature rear release buttons to allow workers to unlock switch from inside protected area and exit hazardous areas. Two safety circuits and 2 monitor contacts provide array of monitoring patterns, including monitoring open/closed status of door and status of lock. Standard gold-clad contacts enable use with microloads and ordinary loads. Trapped key models are also available. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

Power Electronics Platform supports wind/solar applications.

December 1, 2009

Semistack power electronics platform with SKiiP intelligent power modules allows users to connect stacks in parallel, supporting applications from 450 kW for solar to 2.5 MW for wind power. System's 3 half bridge phase modules are arranged in vertical configuration, linked via low-inductance DC connector. It is available as power assembly with mounting brackets or as cabinet with cooling circuit and AC and DC connections, with choice of air or water-cooling. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Modular Power Assembly supports topologies from 10-100 kW.

December 1, 2009

SEMiXBOX is IGBT-based modular power assembly that allows for different variations with 1- or 3-phase inverter, rectifier, and chopper, providing any required topology up to 180 A. Consisting of 1 or 2 main box sections, it is composed of SEMiX diodes, thyristors, or IGBTs assembled onto compact cooling system with heat sink and fan coupled to low-inductance DC link. Assembly is enclosed in IP20 unit and is EMI-shielded. Current sensing system is optionally available. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

IGBT Power Modules feature 15 nH internal inductance.

December 1, 2009

SEMITRANS 2, with 34 mm wide case, and SEMITRANS 3 and 4 modules, measuring 62 mm wide, are 1,200 V modules for use in AC/DC converters in 20-300 kW power range. Available with V-IGBT chips, units offer rated current of 150-600 A and have IGBT switching speed of 5000 A/µs, enabling module overvoltage of 75 V. Insulation strength is 4,000 V/min and modules are also available with blocking voltage of 600 and 1,700 V. Products come in single-switch, half-bridge, or chopper topology. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Crosspoint Switch enables migration to 11 Gbps interconnects.

December 1, 2009

Featuring FlexEQ(TM) signal equalization capabilities, Model VSC3316 is available with 16 lanes, each able to operate independently from DC to 11.5 Gbps. Asynchronous device incorporates non-blocking and multicasting switch core, and provides protocol-transparent operation. It includes detection/transmission of signal, providing native out-of-band support of SAS/SATA storage protocols. Housed in 15 x 15 mm package, unit operates on 2.5 V supply with per-channel power dissipation of 200 mW. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Crosspoint Switch provides 1.656 Tbps switching capacity.

December 1, 2009

Suited for carrier and enterprise networks, 144 x 144 Model VSC3144-11 supports frequency range up to 11.5 Gbps encompassing virtually all data protocols, including GbE, XAUI, Reduced XAUI, 10 GbE, SONET/SDH and OTN protocols, InfiniBand(TM) as well as emerging services such as 8G Fibre Channel. Unit features non-blocking switch matrix and FlexEQ(TM) signal integrity technology, which allows transmission and recovery of high-speed signals over lossy PCBs, backplanes, and cable media. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

Energy Management System offers modular power delivery.

December 1, 2009

Comprised of modular Wiremold® power infrastructure and Convia® energy control and management, Convia-enabled Wiremold System monitors, manages, and controls energy use. Power runs from electrical closet to modular distribution box, which has 4-12 connection points that accept modular cable sets. Power delivery system is enabled by ConviaNET network, which includes desktop Global Gateway, hubs, relay dimmers, power modules, and other accessories that are linked by low voltage cabling. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Contact-Free Capacitive Level Switch provides complete media compatibility.

December 1, 2009

Utilizing non-invasive capacitive sensor technology, CLW series detects point levels of liquids and granular or pulverized materials without contacting media. User can adjust high and low switch point with hysteresis of less than 1 in. Product mounts to outside of container or vessel and can measure through almost any nonmetallic wall material. Its reference electrode compensates for all changes in ambient environmental conditions such as temperature and humidity. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Current-Limit Switches protect devices from faulty loads.

December 1, 2009

Offering ±10% accurate current limit that can be programmed from 250-1,500 mA with external resistor, MAX14523A/MAX14523B/MAX14523C protect host devices against damage caused by faulty load conditions, and provide reverse-current blocking to prevent current from being dumped back into source. Low shutdown current of 0.5 µA makes devices suited for cell phones, MP3 players, and other battery-powered applications. Housed in 3 x 3 mm TDFN package, units operate from -40 to +125°C. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Materials & Material Processing

UV Cure System suits benchtop production.

November 30, 2009

Loctite® Focused 400 W UV Flood Lamp cures adhesives used for bonding, potting, tacking, and sealing and emits light in UVA and UVB regions. Designed to cure 4 in. square area, unit weights about 4 lb and measures 7.5 x 4.5 x 5.8 in. Metal halide lamp also includes energy-saving standby position switch that reduces its output power by half when it is not being used. System can be used as handheld device or mounted above worksite. Expected UV lamp life is 1,000 hr. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Power Switches target high current applications.

November 30, 2009

Providing continuous output current capability up to 2 A, single-channel Models AP2101 and AP2111 are optimized for use in self-powered and bus-powered USB and other 3-5 V hot-swap applications. Units offer designers choice of active-low and active-high enable, respectively. Characterized by transient response time of 5 µs, devices prevent unnecessary system shutdown or restart. Switches are housed in SO-8 and MSOP-8L-EP packages and have 2.5 A current limiting tolerance. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Power Supply delivers 1,700 W of programmable DC output.

November 30, 2009

Offered in 12 models with programmable output voltage from 6-600 V, rack-mountable Sorensen XG 1700 Series delivers regulated output in constant voltage and constant current modes. Up to 30 1U units can be configured into one-master, multi-slave multichannel power subsystem using RJ-45 terminated interconnections. In addition to digital encoder front panel control, XG 1700 includes RS232/RS485 and USB remote control interfaces, power saving features, and built-in sequencing. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

ATCA Power Connectors meet or exceed PICMG-3.0 specs.

November 30, 2009

Featuring hot swap capabilities, ATCA Zone-1 Power Connectors include 30-position standard version, which is equipped with 8 power contacts, carrying max of 16 A each, and 22 signal pins. Four additional unloaded signal pins, rated at max of 1 A each, are reserved for customer-specific configurations. Using press-fit termination, connectors have gold-plated copper-alloy contacts with contact resistance of 2.2 mW for power and 8.5 mW for signal. Read More