Electrical Transmission & Switching

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

BWD Automotive Releases 268 New Parts

November 30, 2016

NEW YORK, Nov. 28, 2016 - Standard Motor Products, Inc. (SMP) announces the release of 268 new part numbers to its BWD® engine management line. The expansion increases coverage through the 2016 model year by more than 172 million additional VIO.

Highlights include new parts for key lines such as switches, sensors, and variable valve timing (VVT). The company adds 101 switches, 39...Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

RK Series Solid State Relays feature UL 100,000 cycle endurance test.

November 29, 2016

Extending current ratings 75 AAC per pole with proper heat sink, RK Series Two Pole Solid State Relay features output voltage rating of 600VAC. Offering Plug or connector control terminal, unit comes with 4-32VDC control. Providing output screw terminals for secure connectivity of cables with ferrules, relay offers pre-attached thermal pad. Confirming global standards such as UL 508, CSA C22.2 and EN 60947-4-3, device is VDE approved.

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Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mechanical Power Transmission

Standard Motor Products Releases 269 New Parts for Standard and Intermotor

November 23, 2016

NEW YORK, Nov. 21, 2016 - Standard Motor Products, Inc. (SMP) announces the addition of 269 new part numbers to its Standard® and Intermotor® lines. The release expands coverage through the 2016 model year with more than 172 million additional VIO.

SMP continues to expand its line of variable valve timing (VVT) components by introducing 56 VVT solenoids and 6 VVT sprockets. In total,...Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Franklin Electric Wins First R&D 100 Award

November 19, 2016

FORT WAYNE, Ind., Nov. 17, 2016 - INCON Power Reliability Systems, a subsidiary of Franklin Electric Co., Inc. (NASDAQ:FELE), won its first ever R&D 100 Award for the newly developed OPTIMIZER3, a complete performance monitoring system for high voltage substation circuit breakers. Widely known as the ‘Oscars of Innovation,’ the R&D 100 Awards are an international competition that recognize...Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Cloudberry CM-5000 Series provides 24 Gigabit Ethernet ports.

November 17, 2016

Being 3U OpenVPX Fully Managed Layer 2/3 Ethernet Switch, Cloudberry CM-5000 Series has 24 G Ethernet and four 10 G Ethernet ports. Each 1G port supports 10 Mbps and 100 Mbps connections. Designed for defense industry, CM-5000-MIL works on land, air and sea in harsh and challenging climatic conditions. Product works with interfaces like XAUI, 10 GBASE-T and 10 GBASE-KR. Using very low power and fast boot, product features auto-negotiation and IEEE-1588 v2 and PTP.

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Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

CleverLevel LBFS models based on frequency deviation technology.

November 16, 2016

Available in two variants LBFH and LBFI, CleverLevel LBFS models comes with two switching outputs, qTeach and a 360° output status indicator. Suitable for use in temperatures up to 135 C, unit ensures sensor faults and detects wire breaks reliably. Including adjustable sensors with ferromagnetic tool quickly adapt to changing process requirements on site. Offering two trigger thresholds, device is suitable for both hygiene and industrial applications.

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

WEG supplies a package of 15,000 Miniature Circuit-Breakers in Peru

November 14, 2016

WEG Peru supplied a large package of DIN RAIL MDW Miniature Circuit-Breakers for farm electrification project through photovoltaic systems.

The WEG Group through its Automation and Controls Division recently made an important supply of more than 15,000 units of Miniature Circuit-Breakers in one single sale for Peruvian company Norte Renovables SAC. The commercial process was conducted...Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

RK Series Solid State Relays feature single housing for two poles.

November 14, 2016

Conforming UL 508, CSA C22.2 and EN 60947-4-3 standards, RK Series Solid State Relays feature proper heat sink and output screw terminals for secured connection of cables with ferrules, ring or fork terminals. Rated at 600 VAC output voltage, with current ratings 75 A per pole, units offer common and independent control of two poles. Product is suitable for switching of resistive heating elements in Semiconductor, HVAC, Food and Beverage industries.

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Wireless Switches performs high/ low level detection.

November 14, 2016

Suitable for start/stop control, presence/position sensing, counting, alarm signaling, high/low level detection, wireless switches generate and receive “on/off” signals. Wireless switches help in developing robust, reliable digital switches and sensors.

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

ADGM1304 and ADGM1004 RF MEMS Switches gives 0Hz(DC).

November 13, 2016

Being 95% smaller than conventional relays, ADGM1304 and ADGM1004 RF MEMS Switches are faster, more reliable and consumes less power many times over. Product works with superior precision and RF performance from 0Hz (DC) to 14GHz. Switches have increased cold-switching that extends ATE equipment lifetime with reduction in downtime. Device can be surface-mounted on both sides of ATE test boards to boost channel densities without expanding equipment footprint.

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Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mechanical Power Transmission

RSA-119 for Merlin Gerin ICCB comes with magnetic latching system.

November 13, 2016

Enabling operators to remotely close or trip Merlin Gerin insulated case circuit breaker (ICCB) from a safe distance of up to 300 feet, CBS ArcSafe’s RSA-119 (Remote Switch Actuator) are compatible with all closed-door Mechanical Products (MP) breakers. Suitable for low-voltage electrical distribution for buildings, hospitals, and data centers, remote switch is housed in rugged case, along with 24V DC LED light, and wireless video camera system with LCD monitor.

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Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage

Maxim's Octal High-Side Switch and Driver Safely Demagnetizes any Inductive Load for Industry 4.0 Applications

November 13, 2016

MAX14913 provides ultra-high speed switching and unique demagnetizing clamps

SAN JOSE, Calif. and MUNICH, Nov. 8, 2016 - Designers of industrial controllers can safely drive and demagnetize any inductive load for Industry 4.0 applications with the MAX14913 octal high-side switch and driver from Maxim Integrated Products, Inc. (NASDAQ: MXIM). With a unique, innovative,...Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

TPS2660 eFuse provides adjustable overvoltage protection up to 60 V.

November 8, 2016

Offering on-chip reverse polarity protection and reverse current blocking, TPS2660 FET eFuse provides protection from over voltage and over current and short-circuit events. Housed in 4.4 mm by 5 mm thin shrink small outline package (TSSOP), efuse is suitable for 24-V and 48-V rail applications in industrial, automotive and communication infrastructure designs.

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

AutomationDirect Adds Schmersal Control and Signaling Devices

October 31, 2016

AutomationDirect has added Schmersal IP69K-rated pushbuttons, selector switches and indicator lights. These control and signaling devices have special design features that make the devices suitable for food processing, pharmaceutical, and medical applications. With an ingress protection rating of IP69K, this Schmersal 22mm series is also suitable for marine applications, traffic systems,...Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

25 KVA Temporary Power Distribution System is NEMA 3R rated.

October 31, 2016

Distributing 480 volts AC power from sources like generators and direct grid power, Larson's MGL-25-480.3P-1X480.50A-4X120.20A-2X240.50A temporary power distribution system converts 480 volts AC single phase electrical current to 120 and 240 volts AC. With a standard steel dolly cart style frame to be used as assembly mounting, system's step down transformer offers 125 amp main breaker and 100 amp main breaker on primary and secondary sides respectively. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Richardson RFPD Announces Global Agreement with Tagore Technology, Inc.

October 26, 2016

Richardson RFPD to distribute Tagore Technology’s disruptive semiconductor switches for wireless applications to worldwide audience October 20, 2016- Geneva, Ill.: Under an agreement announced today, Richardson RFPD will distribute Tagore Technology Inc.’s portfolio of high-power RF switches to customers worldwide. Tagore Technology has developed innovative switch products using...Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Transportation Industry Products

SW45023 Exit Door Lamp Switch enables operating pressure of 32 oz.

October 26, 2016

Measuring less than ¾” diameter, SW45023 Exit Door Lamp Switch is rated at 2.0A resistive load at 28VDC input and switch life of 200,000 minimum cycles. Weighing less than 15 grams, unit offers custom PC pins 0.025 square for mating into next higher assembly connector. Featuring push-On/remain-In/push-off switch mechanism with plunger travel of approximately 0.19”, device comes with custom PC pin housing for protection during transit. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

A/B Switch supports multiple Hi-Speed USB 3.0 devices.

October 25, 2016

Controlled manually via front panel pushbutton or remotely using DB9 RS232 serial port on rear panel, PathWay® Model 4508 with RS232 Serial Remote Control allows switching between 2 Hi-Speed USB 3.0 devices without disconnecting cables. Remote RS-232 ASCII commands let user control switch position, lockout front panel operations, and obtain switch status. This network device is suited for connecting PC to multiple USB 3.0 devices or sharing USB 3.0 device between 2 computers. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Electromechanical Relay Transfer Switches cover DC to 40 GHz.

October 25, 2016

Offered in 43 models, Electromechanical Relay Transfer Switches feature 2 input ports and 2 output ports, enabling connection of 2 different instruments with 2 devices under test. Coaxial RF switches can also be used as drop-out switches for signal reversal or to bypass component under test. Providing insertion loss as low as 0.2 dB min and isolation greater than 80 dB, both +12 V and +28 V units offer latching or failsafe actuators, indicators, self-cut-off, TTL logic, and suppression diodes. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Rockwell Automation's Circuit Breakers are UL-listed.

October 24, 2016

Useful in industrial automation, Rockwell’s 140 G molded case current-limiting circuit breaker safeguards against overload, short-circuit and ground-fault conditions. Minimizing downtime, 140 G protects devices from damage during sudden current surge. Circuit breaker can reduce energy let through by more than 50 percent when there is high fault. Read More