Power Supplies & Protective Devices

Electrical Equipment & Systems

AC-DC Power Supplies fit standard flush boxes.

September 3, 2015

With power ratings from 4–24 W, TRACO TIW Series features universal input range of 93–264 Vac, operating temperature of -25 to +50°C, regulated output voltages, and both short circuit and overload protection. Fully encapsulated IP67-rated modules are dustproof and waterproof and designed specifically for office, building automation, and household installations and devices. Units fit in standardized in-wall flush boxes or can be mounted directly on wall. Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Compact Power Supply delivers up to 150 W continuous output.

September 2, 2015

Featuring 2 x 4 x 1.2 in. open-frame form factor, remote sense, and optional PFD, TMC150 series generates up to 150 W with 7.5 cfm forced airflow and 100 W with convection cooling. UL-, cUL-, and TUV-approved series offers 90–264 Vac universal input and 0.98 typ power factor with active PFC. With BF-rated outputs, design meets 2 x MOPP and suits direct patient contact applications. Models offer 12, 15, 18, 24, 30, 36, or 48 V output and feature overvoltage and overcurrent protections. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

DC-DC Converters feature medical certification.

August 28, 2015

Enclosed in 1.25 x 0.8 x 0.4 in. DIP-24 package, PXC-M Series includes 3, 6, and 10 W models with 4:1 input range of 9–36 Vdc or 18–75 Vdc. Units are available with single and dual outputs covering 3.3, 5, 12, 15, or 24 V and ±5, ±12, or ±15 V. With operating efficiencies up to 89% and 5,000 Vdc input to output isolation, converters are certified to IEC/EN 60601-1 and ANSI/AAMI ES60601-1 with CE marking for Low Voltage and RoHS2 Directives. Zero-load power draw is less than 0.2 W. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Transient Voltage Surge Protectors employ nanotechnology.

August 27, 2015

Supplied in surface mount packaging for space-limited applications, HSP Series is constructed with nanotechnology and ceramic-based compound. Multilayer varistors feature high voltage withstand of 250–300 Vac and high surge current withstand of 200–800 A, dependent on package size. Meeting IEC61000-4-5 standard, devices are suited for LED lighting applications as well as power boards, base stations, AC power supplies, industry equipment, and controllers. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

LED Drivers feature multi-unit RFID wireless programming.

August 27, 2015

Providing 50 W of power in 4.13 x 2.87 x 1.06 in. package, MESO 50 Series features worldwide AC input voltage range of 120/230/277 Vac. RFID wireless programming enables simultaneous feature-set programming of multiple devices without need to turn on unit or remove product from packaging. In addition to <20% THD, >0.9 PF at any nominal input voltage, and 5 kV surge protection, drivers offer multiple dimming options, including Analog 0–10 V, Digital control via DALI or PWM, and Push Dimming. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment

AC/DC 300 W Switching Power Supplies serve medical applications.

August 27, 2015

Available in open frame, L-bracket styles or configured with cover-and-fan assembly, 3 x 6 x 1.5 in. PM301 Series offers universal 90–264 Vac input, active PFC, and 7 output voltages from 12–48 Vdc. Operating range is 0 to +70°C, and MTBF is 250,000 hr at full load and 25°C ambient. Additional features include BF Class insulation, operation up to 5,000 m, <220 µA leakage, and power fail detect signal. Certifications cover medical, data networking, computer, and telecom applications. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Battery Charger provides back-up power in 6 minutes.

August 24, 2015

Capable of fast charging in 6 minutes through 12 V car cigarette lighter, mPower FastCharge delivers back-up power for cell phones, tablets, and cameras. Unit also includes LED flashlight and provides mobile, portable electronic charging when no wall power is available. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment

Power Supply Units support PMBus communications.

August 19, 2015

Capable of achieving 92% efficiency, 1U Xsolo Series includes both convection-cooled 504 W (6.8 W/in.³) model with open-frame U-channel form factor, and enclosed, fan-cooled chassis version that delivers 1,008 W (13.6 W/in.³). Units with optional I2C digital interface can be remotely monitored by system supervisory equipment utilizing PMBus protocols. Standard features include nominal output voltages of 24 V and 48 V, 12 V/300 mA isolated bias supply, remote on/off, and parallel operation. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Backup Battery Charger manages power for control panel alarms.

August 19, 2015

Battery Operated and Alarm Charger (BOAC) charges backup battery found in control panels using 12 Vdc alarm strobe and horn. With power loss alarm mode switch in enable position, loss of 120 Vac power activates strobe light and horn after 5 sec delay. Alarm contact closure across pins 3 and 10 will also activate strobe light and horn. Battery charge controller IC, designed to manage charging of sealed lead-acid batteries, offers Cyclic Charging and Float Charging modes. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Pluggable SPD increases rack-mount enclosure protection density.

August 19, 2015

Designed for DIN rail-mounting, VAL-MS BE/O surge protective device (SPD) has 2U (3.5 in.) high base element that enables up to 24 units in 2U high, 19 in. wide rack enclosure. Orthogonal base element is designed for both AC and DC applications, and base element accepts all Phoenix Contact VAL-MS series of pluggable SPDs. Each SPD has LED status light on front, pluggable interface through enclosure face, and wiring straight out of back. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Low Voltage Input Converter suits military vehicles.

August 13, 2015

Measuring 19 x 45 x 83 mm, KCOBRA150 operates from 6–32 Vdc input and provides 0.8–28 Vdc output at 150 W in temperatures ranging from -46 to 90°C. Low voltage input capability prevents converter from turning off when vehicle's engine is cranking, ensuring continuous operation of electronic equipment connected to output. Convection-cooled, non-isolated unit can operate up to 51,000 ft altitude and 1,500 ft below sea level in humid conditions ranging from 5–95% RH non-condensing. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

USB Charging Module offers portable power for mobile devices.

August 13, 2015

Requiring only 0.8 in. of DIN-rail space, USB Charging Module features wide input voltage range of 10–30 Vdc and provides output from 5 V to 1.5 A max. Unit is equipped with regulated power supply and dedicated charge port controller with over-current shutdown protection. Auto-detect feature monitors USB data line voltage and automatically provides appropriate electrical signature to charge compliant devices in industrial and in-vehicle applications. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

USB Wall Plug Adapters meet Level VI standards.

August 13, 2015

Featuring 2.56 x 1.42 x 0.89 in. footprint, 5 Watt Models SWI5-5-N-I38 and SWI5-5-E-I38 deliver 5 Vdc single regulated outputs with universal input voltage from 90~264 Vac. Both feature no load power consumption of <0.075 W and provide over voltage, over current, and short circuit protections. SWI5-5-N-I38 has input blades for North American and Japanese applications, while SWI5-5-E-I38 has European input blades. Applications include media players, e-readers, GPS, and other mobile devices. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Li-Ion Battery Monitoring LSI is designed for compact equipment.

August 11, 2015

Supplied in 9 x 9 mm package, ML5233 offers overcharge detection accuracy of ±15 mV per each cell. This 10-cell li-ion battery monitoring LSI, which consumes 25 µA typ and 0.1 µA typ during power down, is suited for battery protection systems in portable equipment. Along with temperature and short-circuit current detection circuits, multiple abnormality detection and protection features are standard. Two LSIs can be combined to support up 20 cells in series and up to 72 V. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Li-Ion Battery replaces lead-acid batteries, increases power.

August 11, 2015

Used in military vehicles, Xcelion 6T™ provides equivalent power of two lead-acid batteries for life extension as well as weight and volume reduction. This 28 V, 60 Ah lithium-ion (Li-ion) battery system is sized to dimensions of traditional lead-acid battery to facilitate installation into vehicle and provides power for starting, lights, and ignition as well as safety-critical devices during silent watch missions. CANBus communications relays critical information. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Self-Sealed Power Supplies eliminate need for enclosures.

August 7, 2015

IP67 SCP-X, available in 100 W and dual 100 W models, mounts directly on machines or as freestanding components on production line and can power 1–4 loads. While 100 W model has one output of 3.8 A at 24 Vdc, dual 100 W models have quad output of 7.6 A at 24 Vdc (3.8 A max per pair) and eliminate need for splitters or additional wiring to power up to 4 loads. Product occupies 4.7 x 7 in. footprint and does not require enclosure or fan. Shock-absorbing, self-sealed enclosure carries IP67 rating. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Electrical Equipment & Systems

High-Current DC/DC Buck Converters support AVS, reduced EMI.

August 7, 2015

Integrating power MOSFETs respectively supporting 20 and 30 A continuous output current, SWIFT™ TPS544B25 and TPS544C25 come in 40-pin, 5 x 7 x 1 mm PowerStack™ QFN packages and drive ASICs in space-constrained and power-dense applications. Features include 0.5% reference-voltage accuracy, full differential remote-voltage sensing, PMBus interface for adaptive voltage scaling (AVS), and frequency synchronization to external clock. Latter eliminates beat noise and reduces EMI. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Regulated 1 W DC/DC Converter comes in miniature package.

August 6, 2015

Fully regulated to within ±0.5% of stated output, MTC1 Series includes 6 single-output models providing 3.3, 5, or 12 Vdc. Voltage trim pin allows adjustment of output voltage by ±10%. Available with nominal input voltages of 12 or 24 Vdc, these isolated devices accommodate 2:1 input range around selected nominal. Other features include remote on/off pin, input to output isolation, and operating range up to 100°C with derating. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Power Sources support DC regenerative sink option.

August 5, 2015

With installed AC sink and optional ability to sink DC current, California Instruments RS and MX Series power sources lets users source and sink both AC and DC currents at up to 100% of source's rated output power. When sinking, current is regenerated and returned to electrical grid and thereby reduces operating expense of electricity. DC sink application, for example, simulates batteries connected to bidirectional converter in hybrid electric vehicle motor drive systems. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Power Converter features heavy-duty waterproof design.

August 5, 2015

Featuring industrial grade male plug and 3 ft of cable on input end and 1 ft cable with flying leads on other end, 16 A Model DCP-16-HD converts commonly used 120–240 Vac electrical current to 12 or 24 Vdc. Unit features IP67-rated waterproof design and is wet area approved, making it suitable for indoor or outdoor use. Integral short circuit, over voltage, over temperature, and overload protection will shut transformer down or reduce output in case of faults to protect connected equipment. Read More