Electrical Circuit Device Protectors

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

TVS Array provides industrial communications circuit protection.

December 22, 2014

Available in bidirectional configuration and designed for local interconnect network (LIN) BUS protection in industrial applications, PESD1LIN protects one power or I/O port and is rated at 200 W peak pulse power per line for 8/20 secondary lightning surge. Asymmetrical line protection is pin 1–2, 15 V and pin 2–1, 24 V. Supplied in molded JEDEC SOD-323 package, device also provides low clamping voltage; and min breakdown voltage at 15 mA is 17.2 V for pin 1–2 and 25.5 V for pin 2–1. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Gas Discharge Tube provides optimized circuit protection.

December 11, 2014

Featuring compact design and 90–600 V voltage range, Model 2015 FLAT™ Gas Discharge Tube provides optimized surge current ratings, with low leakage and insertion loss, and constant capacitance regardless of voltage, meeting requirements of small and sensitive electronics equipment. Unique isolation pathway design allows GDT to be squeezed in axial direction resulting in reduced height and volume as compared to conventional GDTs. Mounting options include horizontal, vertical, and bottom side PCB. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Materials & Material Processing

Circuit Protection Diode protects 2 CAN bus lines.

November 18, 2014

Providing >25 kV ESD protection, PESD2CAN is suited for assembly line automation, access control systems, and machinery. Component is compatible with IEC standards 61000-4-2 (ESD): air 15 kV, contact 8 kV; with 61000-4-4 (EFT): 40 A, 5/50 ns; and with 61000-4-5 (surge): 4 A, 8/20 µs. Provided in molded JEDEC SOT-23 package, RoHS-compliant diode operates from -55 to 150°C and features 200 W of peak pulse power per line. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Electrical Protection Device enables DIY solar solution.

July 11, 2014

Together with GT260 micro-inverter, i-Protect helps form smart solar residence solution. AR-N-4105-compliant device, providing electrical protection between micro-inverter and grid, features auto-mechanical switch off. Offering voltage, frequency, and power protection, IP67-rated solution is cooled by air and intended for indoor and outdoor use. Mounting and connection are designed to be foolproof. Each i-Protect unit can support 3.6 kW max. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Lightning Arrestor/Surge Protector supports 0-6 GHz.

May 8, 2014

Consisting of N female to N female bulkhead coaxial lightning arrestor/surge protector, Model LPNFNF06 is corrosion-resistant and tri-metal plated, which minimizes intermodulation distortion. Unit has 90 Vdc breakdown voltage, 0.5 dB insertion loss at 6 GHz, and max VSWR of 1.5. Equipped with ground lug supporting up to 10 AWG ground wire, device includes L-shaped bracket for mounting. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

LED Protectors enhance overall light engine efficiency.

July 30, 2013

Molded from white material, PLEDxSW Series provides electronic shunt path when LED in string fails as open circuit. Devices are connected in parallel with each LED in a series string and are compatible with 1, 2, and 3 W LEDs that have nominal 3 V forward characteristic. Supplied in low-profile standard DO-214AA package, products are designed to efficiently dissipate heat and are compatible with PWM frequencies up to 30 kHz.
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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Appliance Inlet Module protects against harmful overloads.

June 19, 2013

Integrated with double-pole 3130 thermal circuit breaker, Model X3130 combines C14 appliance inlet module, rocker switch, and resettable overcurrent protection in one package. Available in current ratings up to 15 A and 240 Vac, device provides protection from overloads and potential short circuits. Screw-type mounting minimizes chances of accidental removal of inlet from equipment. System targets applications where equipment and power cord are packaged separately. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Lightning Arresters provide Level III and IV protection.

February 27, 2013

Featuring DIN rail-mount base, VAL-MS-T1/T2 Varistor-Based Arresters are rated for Type 1 lightning strike events with measured 10/350 µs test current of 12.5 A or Type 2 surge events with measured 8/20 µs max discharge surge current of 50 kA. All plugs have thermal disconnect device triggering visual and integrated remote monitoring contacts, allowing continuous monitoring of varistor’s health. Locking mechanism keeps connector in base element, even when subjected to high currents or vibration. Read More