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Raritan Solutions Power, Monitor and Control Cisco UCS Blades and Other Data Center Equipment at Cisco Live

June 30, 2016

SOMERSET, N.J. - Raritan®, a leading provider of intelligent data center management and rack power distribution, will be showing at the Cisco Live conference its solution portfolio for high-performance data centers, such as those built on Cisco's Unified Computing System (UCS) blade servers, Cisco Nexus switches, and other components of the Cisco data center platform. "Data center... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

LED Emergency Driver brings constant power to tornado safe rooms.

June 30, 2016

Bringing UL Classified emergency capability to FEMA 2 hr applications, ILB-CP07-2H combines constant power technology with 120 min runtime to deliver emergency capability to Class 2 LED fixtures for FEMA tornado shelters and safe rooms. Constant 7 W output ensures emergency illumination without any light degradation for entire runtime. UL and CUL Classified for field and factory installation, this LED emergency driver is available in A (dual flex) and B (integral) mounting styles. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Circuit Breaker Panels feature explosion proof design.

June 27, 2016

By moving explosion protection to breaker itself, EPiK™ Circuit Breaker Panels eliminate need for explosion proof enclosure. Units are made of 316L stainless steel, which provides corrosion resistance and extends life and safety of system. In addition, lightweight panels are easily installed compared to traditional explosion proof cast and bolted systems. Read More

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

Wireless Medical-Grade Foot Switches come in 1- or 2-pedal models.

June 24, 2016

Used to control medical devices, wireless foot switches use globally accessible, 2.4 GHz, frequency-hopping protocol for optimal stability. Standard 1- and 2-pedal models are available; pushbuttons are optional. Other features include standard packaged or PCB- Receiver, USB Stick Receiver, up to 14 digital and 3 analog control functions, and multiple options. Sleep-mode, <200 msec wake-up time, and real-time battery charge status monitoring extend battery service life. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Display & Presentation Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Video Matrix Switch features Power over Ethernet.

June 24, 2016

SM-8X8-C64KR-POE-HDBT 4K HDMI Matrix Switch Over HDBase-T routes uncompressed Ultra-HD 4K x 2K digital HDMI signals and IR from 8 HDMI video sources to 8 displays and speakers via CATx cable using HDBase-T Technology. Unit is capable of connecting to video sources directly and video displays via ST-C6HDPOE-HDBT-R-LC receivers with max extension of 328 ft from switch. Switch supports Ultra-HD 4K x 2K resolutions to 4096 x 2160, HDTV resolutions to 1080p, and computer resolutions to 1920 x 1200. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Automatic Transfer Switches include bypass/isolation functions.

June 24, 2016

Medium-Voltage (5&ndash;15 kV) Circuit Breaker-Type AutomaticTransfer Switches and Bypass/Isolation Switches transfer electrical loads between preferred and alternate power sources through controlled opening and closing of circuit breakers. These products, which are UL tested, listed, and labeled under UL 1008A, can be configured for open- or closed-transition transfer. Though designed for unattended operation, they include controls for manually-initiated operation. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

COAX/RJ45 Switch features RS232 remote control.

June 23, 2016

Allowing conversion and connection to any 1 of 8 RJ45 Cat 6 interface devices from 1 Common COAX interface device, Model 7383 eliminates need to plug/unplug cables. Two pins of RJ45 interface are switched via break-before-make electromechanical relays and switch ports are transparent to all data. Remote control is performed via DB9 female connector on rear panel, accepting ASCII RS232 Serial Data commands. Unit is enclosed in 1U, full rack size, all metal chassis that provides EMI/RFI shielding. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Remote Switch Actuator safely closes/trips GE load break switch.

June 23, 2016

Portable RSA-22 allows technicians to remotely close or trip General Electric IC1074 series medium-voltage load break switch from safe distance of up to 300 ft while remaining stationed outside arc-flash boundary. Magnetic latching system negates any modifications to existing electrical equipment for installation/operation, and optional features include radio remote with 300 ft max range, 24 Vdc LED light, wireless video camera system with LCD monitor, and rugged protective case assembly. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Managed Ethernet Switches support DLR redundancy mechanism.

June 21, 2016

Supporting Common Industrial Protocol for use in EtherNet/IP networks, Series 7000 features recovery times of less than 3 ms, enabling switch-over to be performed quickly in event of failure. Switches support Device Level Ring redundancy mechanism and enable up to 6 non-DLR-capable devices to be integrated into ring. Functions such as IGMP snooping, multicast source detection, and auto-query port for intelligent multicast filtering are available to optimize network stability. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, HVAC, Services

Mersen to Exhibit During ITEC 2016 (IEEE Transportation Electrification Conference and Exhibition), June 27-29, 2016

June 17, 2016

NEWBURYPORT, MA - Mersen will be showcasing its broad line of power management solutions for the rapidly evolving Electric Vehicles (EV/HEV) and Electrical Energy Storage (EES) markets during the ITEC 2016 (IEEE Transportation Electrification Conference and Exhibition), June 27th – 29th in Dearborn, Michigan.          Mersen’s expert team of application specialists will be on hand... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Mercury-Free Tilt Switch with Hazardous Location Approvals

June 17, 2016

(Lincoln, Nebraska-June 14, 2016) The BM-TSM-EX mercury-free tilt switch features C/US Class II, Division I Groups E, F and G and ATEX Zone 21 hazardous location approvals. The innovative, patented tilt switch was designed for affordable, high level detection of powders and bulk solids in bins, tanks, and silos containing materials with a bulk density of at least 15 pounds per cubic foot. It... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Managed Ethernet Switches withstand industrial environments.

June 15, 2016

Enabling configuration, monitoring, and management of industrial LANs, 5-port Managed Industrial Ethernet Switches provide real-time deterministic network operation. IDS-200 models include management VLAN, QoS, RMON, N:1 port mirroring, and local alert log. For enterprise-grade environments, IDS-300 models add RADIUS and TACACS+ security protocols; secure management sessions via SSH, SNMPv3, Telnet, and HTTPS; Management Access Lists by IP address and port number; and Password Strength Checking. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Subminiature Rotary Switches feature 9.2 mm body diameter.

June 15, 2016

Available as single-pole switches with 2&ndash;8 positions and positive detents that provide tactile feedback, RM Series is suited for building automation, lighting controls, telecom, and audio equipment. Gold-plated contacts provide operating lifespans of 2,000 cycles, with operating force of 270+/-100 gf cm. Contacts are rated for 0.5 A at 24 Vdc and 0.2 A at 48 Vdc, with insulation resistance of 100 M&Omega; at 500 Vdc, and dielectric strength of 500 Vac for 1 minute. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Altronix Highlights Innovative Power and Transmission Solutions at ESX 2016

June 14, 2016

LINQ™ Network Communication and Control Solution Among Many Featured Products Fort Worth, TX – Altronix Corporation, a leader in power and transmission solutions for the professional security industry, is showcasing a number of new and innovative products and solutions at ESX 2016, including the company’s new LINQ™ Technology Platform. Designed to fill the void in network... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Reverse Engineered Membrane Switch Assembly

June 10, 2016

Challenge A fast growing company has been making high-end conformal coating systems, fluid dispensing solutions and custom automation products for 20 years. Their products are used in industries including solar, semiconductor packaging, printed circuit board assembly, medical device manufacturing, and consumer electronics. The company previously relied on a small, local company to provide... Read More

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

Rigid-Flex Power Distribution Control Circuits Application

June 10, 2016

Challenge A contract manufacturing company needed help improving the quality and supply chain reliability of rigid-flex circuits for a power distribution control circuit application. The product had been in production already, but had issues with circuit failure. The existing rigid-flex circuit design also did not meet IPC standards for materials and construction. A solution was needed that... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Transmitters and Switches increase process monitoring versatility.

June 9, 2016

One Series includes 5 switch only, transmitter only, and hybrid transmitter-switch models that offer alternatives to mechanical switches and transmitters for controlling operations based on temperature or pressure. Explosionproof and programmable, models incorporate diagnostics; programmable set point, deadband, and trip delay; and nuisance trip filtering. Features, along with integral digital process display, include HART® compatibility and integral keypad.<br /> Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Low-Power Ethernet Switches aid industrial network migration.

June 9, 2016

With flexible interfaces, TCAM-based classifications, 1588 timing, and ring protection, Ocelot series simplifies IIoT network migration to Ethernet backbone. Models VSC7511 (4-port) and VSC7512 (10-port) are layer 2 gigabit Ethernet switches featuring 4 fully integrated copper PHYs, while models VSC7513 (8-port) and VCS7514 (10-port) are layer 2/3 gigabit Ethernet switches. All models feature optimized port configurations, unmanaged and managed options, and IStaX software. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

HDMI Quad Screen Multiviewer has built-in USB KVM switch.

June 7, 2016

In addition to letting 4 computers display video simultaneously on one monitor, SPLITMUX®-USBHD-4RT can switch one of 4 attached computers to shared keyboard and mouse for operation and access to 2 additional USB devices (via built-in 2-port USB 2.0 hub). Supporting resolutions to 2K (2048 x 1080), multimodal multiviewer can be controlled via Ethernet, RS232 serial port, keyboard commands, OSD, front panel buttons, or IR remote. Quad mode delivers real-time video performance of 60 fps. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, HVAC, Mechanical Power Transmission, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Standard Motor Products Releases 186 New Parts for Standard® and Intermotor®

June 6, 2016

NEW YORK - Standard Motor Products, Inc. (SMP) announces the addition of 186 new part numbers to its Standard® and Intermotor® lines. The release expands coverage through the 2016 model year covering more than 67.5 million additional VIO. SMP introduced 90 new sensors covering 23 million VIO. Highlights include 47 accelerator pedal sensors, 16 ABS speed sensors, 7 mass air flow (MAF)... Read More