Switches

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

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

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

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

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Double-Action Switches feature compact, long-lifetime design.

June 2, 2016

Featuring integrated actuator with 1.2 mm dia surface area, 3.7 x 3.0 x 1.05 mm top-actuated KXT2 Series has 100,000 cyle lifespan and is suited for use in ultra-compact electronics. Distinct and stabile tactile feeling of dual actuation forces foster differentiation between first and second actions, while dual-action, SPDT, NO contact arrangement and G-type SMT terminations minimize occupied board space (4.4 x 3.1 mm). Max voltage is 12 Vdc, and max current is 50 mA. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Anti-Vandal Switch offers RGB LED illumination.

June 1, 2016

Along with 16 mm panel cutout size, IP65-rated PV6 series offers RGB LED option for combining red, green, and blue LEDs to produce >16 million hues of light. Dot or ring illumination is available as are options for high actuator and pilot indicator. Latter offers illumination only and does not have internal switch contacts. Rated 48 Vdc, 2 A, switch operates from 20 to 55°C and has 1,000,000 cycle mechanical life rating and 50,000 cycle electrical life rating. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Managed Ethernet Switch supports low-power networking.

May 31, 2016

Providing up to four 1G, four 2.5G, and two 10G ports, VSC7440 SparX-IV-34 supports small and midsize businesses, small and midsize enterprises, and industrial Ethernet applications. Fully L2/L3 managed device features up to 2 integrated copper PHYs and two 10G SerDes. VeriTime&trade; distributed timing technology delivers nanosecond accuracy IEEE 1588V2 time stamping. In addition, device supports comprehensive application software suite and programming interface packages, accelerating time-to-market. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Microsemi Showcases Leadership in Differentiated Products with Introduction of 15 New RF, Microwave and Millimeter Wave Devices at IMS 2016

May 26, 2016

New Product Exhibitions Featured in San Francisco, California May 22-27 ALISO VIEJO, Calif. - Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq: MSCC), a leading provider of semiconductor solutions differentiated by power, security, reliability and performance, today announced it will feature 15 new products from its radio frequency (RF), millimeter wave integrated circuits (ICs), monolithic microwave integrated... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Switches and MMIC Amplifiers deliver ultra wideband operation.

May 26, 2016

Operating from DC to 18 GHz, non-reflective GaAs switches CMD234C4 (SP3T) and CMD235C4 (SP5T) provide 40 dB isolation @ 10 GHz and respective insertion loss values of 2 and 2.5 dB. Distributed amplifiers CMD240 (DC to 22 GHz) and CMD241 (2&ndash;22 GHz) offer respective noise figures down to 2.2 and 2.3 dB and gain values of 15 and 13.5 dB. Operating from 26&ndash;35 GHz, CMD243 wideband balanced driver amplifier offers 15.5 dB gain and noise figure of 4.4 dB. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Wireless Pushbutton Switches operate without battery.

May 25, 2016

Featuring internal electrodynamic energy generator, Wireless, Batteryless Pushbutton Switches send wireless telegram to one or more compatible receivers, which then send confirmation of received telegram. If pushbutton actuator does not receive confirmation signal within 15 ms, it transmits second telegram. Receiver accepts up to 10 discrete telegrams per channel. Available for operation at 915 or 868 MHz, IP67-rated switches offer max transmission range of 60 m indoors and 700 m outdoors. Read More