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, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Standex- Electronics to Exhibit Sensors and Magnetics at Electronica 2016

October 19, 2016

VISIT STANDEX-MEDER AT HALL B1, BOOTH 516 (MAIN BOOTH) FOR REED BASED TECHNOLOGY AND HALL A2, BOOTH 501 FOR MAGNETICS TECHNOLOGY SINGEN, Germany - August 31, 2016 - Standex-Meder Electronics, a leading manufacturer of precise, reliable, and long-lasting sensors and magnetic components will highlight its diverse product line at the electronica 2016 show in Munich, Germany. This year’s... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Sealed Toggle Switch complies with MIL-DTL-3950G requirements.

October 18, 2016

Featuring toggle seal composed of dynamic silicone material that bonds to metal toggle, pin, and bushing, ST-Series is protected against environment, vibration, and shock, while withstanding extreme temperature variations. Switch also utilizes up to 3 terminal seals per pole, and optional O-ring assures additional under panel sealing protection. With IP68 rating and IEC 60529 compliance, switch is suited for military equipment as well as armored, law enforcement, and off-highway equipment. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Power Supply Distribution Switch separately controls 4 lines.

October 18, 2016

Enclosed in all-metal chassis that provides EMI/RFI shielding, Model 4423 lets user provide power to any or all of 4 outputs via internal power supply. On/Off rocker switch for each channel controls power output, and each of 4 DC supply voltage lines features protection via fuse: 15 A fuse for +60 Vdc power supply, 30 A fuse for +28 Vdc power supply, and 10 A fuses for +15 and -15 Vdc power supplies. Each channel has red LED that lights when voltage of selected power supply is enabled. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

MACOM's MASW-011071 20 W X-Band SPDT Switch housed in 44-lead PQFN plastic package.

October 13, 2016

Fabricated using MACOM’s patented HMIC process, MASW-011071 20 W SPDT switch is designed for X-band high-power and high-performance applications. Integrating a bias network to allow for simplified bias application and switch control, unit can handle greater than 20w CW power at +70 ºC with 8.0–10.5 GHz frequency band. With 1 dB insertion loss and 38 dB isolation performance, MASW integrates silicon pedestals containing series and shunt diodes in low-loss and low-dispersion glass. Read More

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

Custom MMIC High Performance DC-18 GHz Switches and MMIC Amplifiers to 36 GHz on Display at European Microwave Week 2016

October 4, 2016

Chelmsford, MA – Custom MMIC, a leading developer of performance driven monolithic microwave integrated circuits (MMICs) is pleased to announce attendance at European Microwave Week 2016. Custom MMIC products will be on display with our UK representative, Aspen Electronics, at European Microwave Week (EuMW) in London, this October from the 3rd-7th. Stop by the Aspen Electronics stand #121 to... Read More

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

Foot Switches are designed for medical imaging equipment.

September 23, 2016

X-Ray, MRI, and CT device foot switches are designed for facilitated navigation and user comfort and provide reliable control. Customizable for functionality and cosmetics, these ergonomic products are available with up to 14 digital and analog control functions along with choice of cable and connector; powder-coated, pressure die-cast, aluminum consoles; and ratings up to IPX8. Other options include integral carrying handles, console style, wireless operation, and actuator type. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

RF and Microwave Modules facilitate rapid prototyping.

September 22, 2016

Featuring fully integrated, hermetically sealed design, HMC Series Modules shorten proof-of-concept phase of design cycle and help minimize overall in-house technical support needed to assemble, test, and validate design. Series includes: HMC-C582 ultra-wideband power amplifier module ranging from .01–20 GHz; HMC-C583 single pole single throw switch module ranging from 0.1–40 GHz; HMC-C584 0.1–40 GHz, 31 dB, 5-bit digital attenuator module; and HMC7891 2–18 GHz limiting amplifier module. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

New Yorker Electronics Rolls Out Full New Line of Industrial Control Switches

September 20, 2016

New ECS Series with Detachable Contact Blocks Keep Installations Easy and Safe NORTHVALE, NEW JERSEY, USA - New Yorker Electronics is now featuring the complete new Excel Cell Electronic (ECE) line of Industrial Control Switches. The ECS Series is an IP65 waterproof type device. Because it is designed for liquid and oil resistance, the entire series can be used in a wide variety of... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Dortronics Push Button Switches Make Handicap Access Easier

September 16, 2016

Designed for Visibility and Easy Operation Orlando, FL (September 12, 2016) - Dortronics is showcasing their lineup of handicap accessible push button switches at ASIS 2016 this week. Available with a wide range of options, the switches are ideal for installation in hospitals, casinos, warehouses, banks, schools, offices and more. “The many design options available in our lineup makes... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Altronix Showcases Outdoor NetWay(TM) Managed PoE+ Switches at ASIS 2016

September 14, 2016

NetWay4EWP Managed PoE+ Hardened Switch with 1GB Fiber Uplink for Long Distance Applications NetWay4EWP Orlando, FL – Altronix, the recognized leader in power and transmission solutions for the professional security industry, is displaying new managed PoE+ indoor and outdoor hardened switches here at ASIS 2016. The new feature-packed NetWay4EWP features a 1GB SFP (fiber) port, 115/230VAC... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Heavy-Duty Safety Rope Pull Switches initiate emergency command.

September 13, 2016

Designed to mount on machines and sections of conveyors which cannot be protected by guards, stainless steel OMEGA® GLHD Series can initiate emergency command from any point along installed rope length to protect conveyor lengths up 820 ft. These switches, which conform to ISO13850 and EN60947-5-5, provide emergency stop rope pull protection for exposed conveyors or machines. NEMA 6 (IP67) construction accommodates indoor and outdoor use and withstands washdown. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Non-Contact Safety Switches feature European fittings.

September 12, 2016

Featuring coded magnetic actuation and IP69K rating, OMEGA® LPC/LMC, CPC/CMC, and SPC/SMC Series Switches are designed to interlock hinged, sliding, or removable machine guard doors in factory automation applications. Units can provide input to safety PLC to initiate machine shutdown in emergency situation. Switches are specifically advantageous in applications when poor guard alignment exists, anti-tamper sensing is required, and long life is required. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Nano-Power Digital Switches utilize TMR technology.

September 12, 2016

Based on Tunneling Magnetoresistive technology, Series CT51x offers alternative to Hall Effect and mechanical reed switches. Units enable high-accuracy position detection, control, and power switching functions for IoT, consumer, and industrial applications. Sensors are fully integrated with CMOS process to create completely monolithic solution. In terms of power efficiency, devices can perform switching, positioning, and rotation measurement while consuming less than 350 nA on average. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Ethernet Switch ensures reliable harsh environment communication.

September 9, 2016

Supplied in IP65-/67-rated metal enclosure, Scalance XP-200 Layer 2 switches are approved for hazardous locations in Zone 2 and used for setting up electrical line, star, and ring structures. Scalance XP208 has 8 ports, while Scalance XP216 has 16 ports. In addition to Fast Ethernet ports using M12 connection system (D-coded), Scalance XP216 also offers up to 4 Gigabit ports in M12 connection technology (X-coded). Switches operate over -40 to +70°C range and supply up to 20 W via PoE. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Micro-Grid Switch stores/couples energy to meet peak load needs.

September 8, 2016

Sub-cycle switching DTI Micro-Grid Power Controller can store power from renewable energy sources and be coupled to grid to meet peak load requirements in real-time. Providing bi-directional power flow, key system elements include grid-tied inverter at medium voltage and lower-voltage DC bus. Design uses redundant switches in series and features DC link that connects to grid at 4–7.5 kVac through inverter. Consolidating all necessary hardware, unit is scalable to multi-megawatt levels.
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Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

Analog Switches/Multiplexers feature advanced silicon process.

September 2, 2016

Replacing aging silicon technology in diverse applications, DGxxxLE and DGxxxxE analog switches and multiplexers are designed on high-density, 18 V process that proffers upgrade path for those using Vishay 12 V series products. Both ruggedized series feature 16 V operating voltage, minimized reduced leakage and parasitic capacitance, as well as maximized switching speeds, latch-up current, and ESD protection ratings. Read More