Electronic Components & Devices

Electronic Components & Devices, HVAC

Industrial Manufacturer's Office HVAC Noise Inspires Industry's First Fabric Duct Attenuator

June 27, 2016

Peosta, Iowa - Industrial equipment manufacturer Mi-T-M Corp. inspired the world's first fabric ductwork sound attenuator when its new 68,000-square-foot office building experienced noise from mechanical air handling units (AHU) supplying the facility's HVAC. The two-story, free-standing building replaces smaller spaces and now consolidates most of Mi-T-M's office employees under... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Future Electronics Announces Global Agreement with Pericom

June 27, 2016

Montreal, Canada – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components founded in Montreal, Quebec, Canada  in 1968 by Robert Miller, is pleased to announce the completion of a contract to sell Pericom products worldwide, following the recent acquisition of Pericom Semiconductor by Diodes Incorporated. Under the terms of this new agreement, Future Electronics is... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Transportation Industry Products

Position and Heading OEM Boards integrate L-band.

June 27, 2016

Powered by Athena™ GNSS engine, Eclipse™ P326 and P327 are based on platform that integrates L-band and receives Atlas® GNSS corrections on single small board. Units support 394 channels and offer centimeter-level accuracy in either single-frequency or multi-frequency, multi-GNSS, Atlas-capable mode. Devices enable simultaneous tracking of all satellite signals including GPS, GLONASS, BeiDou, Galileo, and QZSS. During correction signal outages, Tracer™ technology helps maintain position. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Programmable Digital Attenuator features 0.1 dB step size.

June 27, 2016

With attenuation range of 120 dB and 0.1 dB step size, LDA-602EH Lab Brick Digital Attenuator allows for both precision and accuracy during fading tests or device characterizations. Unit features 15 µs switching speed, max RF input of +28 dBm, and operating temperature of -30 to 50°C. Used with any PC or laptop computer with USB 2.0 port and Windows OS, RoHS-compliant device operates with low insertion loss of 9 dB to 6 GHz, input of +55 dBm, and typical VSWR of 1.3:1. Read More

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

LED High Bays operate in hazardous environments.

June 27, 2016

Equipped with integrated power supply providing 6 kV surge protection, High Efficiency ATEX/IECEx Zone 1 SafeSite® High Bays provide 9,650–23,500 lm output with up to 110 lm/W efficiency. Units feature typical mounting height up to 13 m, offering retrofit for conventional 400 W HID fixtures. Operating from -40 to +60°C and L70 lifetime rated for more than 150,000 hours, high bays are suited for oil, gas, chemical, petrochemical, pharmaceutical, and other hazardous area applications. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

High-Speed CMOS SDRAMs come in 86-pin TSOP II package.

June 27, 2016

Internally configured as 4 banks of 8M word x 32 bits, 256 M Models AS4C8M32S-6TIN and AS4C8M32S-7TCN feature clock rates to 166 MHz and 143 MHz, and industrial and commercial temperatures ranges of -40 to +85°C and 0–70°C, respectively. Lead-free SDRAMs offer synchronous interface and operate from single +3.3 V (±0.3 V) power supply. Devices provide programmable read or write burst lengths of 1, 2, 4, 8, or full page, with burst termination option. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

High Frequency Chip Inductors feature high-Q characteristics.

June 24, 2016

Supplied in 01005 size (0.4 x 0.2 mm) package, LQP02HQ Series consists of 57 devices with inductance values ranging from 0.4–22 nH and inductor tolerance of ±0.05 nH (0.4–1.5 nH). Film-type inductors feature optimum coil patterns and L-shaped electrode construction. Product line meets demand for complex RF circuit functionality in smartphones and other compact mobile devices. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Passive Harmonic Filters operate at 99% efficiency.

June 24, 2016

Available in NEMA 1 and 3R enclosures, ECOsine® FN3415 Filters benefit electrical systems by limiting amplitude of current harmonics, minimizing losses, and maximizing efficiency. Devices are installed at typical 3-phase voltage of 480 Vac (±10%) or 600 Vac (±10%) at 60 Hz (±1 Hz). TDD and THDI performance at full, light, and no-load conditions is ≤5%, while THDv ratings are ≤3%. Filters are suited for virtually any kind of power electronics with front end 6-pulse rectifiers. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

N-Channel MOSFETs support synchronous buck applications.

June 24, 2016

To save space and power in synchronous buck converters used for automotive applications, 12 V Model SQJ202EP and 20 V Model SQJ200EP each combine high- and low-side MOSFET in 5 x 6 mm PowerPAK® SO-8L dual asymmetric package. AEC-Q101-qualified devices offer high temperature operation to +175°C. SQJ202EP is suited for applications with bus voltages ≤ 8 V and offers low max on-resistance down to 3.3 mΩ. For applications with higher bus voltages, SQJ200EP features max on-resistance of 3.7 mΩ. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Radio Transceiver targets IoT and other wireless applications.

June 24, 2016

Featuring on-chip ARM® Cortex®-M0 radio processor that performs radio control and calibration, Model ADF7030-1 supports narrowband and wideband operation across sub-GHz ISM bands and data rates from 0.1–300 kbps using 2GFSK modulation. IC also supports Wireless M-Bus (WMBUS) and IEEE 802.15.4g-based protocols. Smart wake mode provides low overall power consumption, extending lifetime in battery-operated systems. Device can enter low power sleep mode consuming only 10 nA with memory retained. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Future Electronics Promotes Power Metal Strip Resistors from Vishay

June 23, 2016

Pointe Claire, Quebec - Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components founded in 1968 by Robert Miller, recently announced immediate shipping availability of Power Metal Strip resistors from Vishay. Vishay's new surface mount Power Metal Strip current sense resistor is in a compact 1206 case size that combines an extended power rating to 0.5W with a Kelvin... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Conduction Cooled Capacitors are rated to 1,200 A RMS, 1,100 Vac.

June 23, 2016

HC and LC Series can be used in resonant power circuitry ranging from 9 kHz to 1 MHz depending on capacitance value, which ranges from 0.05–37 µF. While LC Series features large flat copper plates, HC Series consists of compact, rectangular block types. These self-healing parts, depending on series, are designed with single or multiple element construction and feature impregnated dielectrics to reduce risk of corona within capacitor. Design is UL94V0 flame retardant. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices, HVAC, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Reference Design Kit creates solar-powered sensor beacons.

June 23, 2016

With CYALKIT-E02 Reference Design Kit, users can develop solar-powered Wireless Sensor Node that can sense temperature and humidity around its location and transmit data using Bluetooth® Low Energy connectivity. Measuring 25 mm in diameter, battery-free sensor integrates Energy Harvesting PMICs, EZ-BLE™ PRoC™ module, and 15 x 15 mm solar cell that enables operation using 100 lux of ambient light. BLE-USB Bridge and Debug Board can be connected to host PC to receive sensor data. Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Low-Jitter Retimers resolve HDMI® 2.0 and MIPI® signal issues.

June 23, 2016

Enabling extended signal range over long traces, connectors, and cables without degradation, Low-Power Retimers optimize video and camera signal quality in PCs, mobile devices, HDTVs, and automotive infotainment systems. Models DP159 and TMDS181 include adaptive equalization up to 15 dB and support multi-gigabit signals, such as DisplayPort and HDMI, up to 6 Gbps. Model DPHY440 is a 4-by-1-Gbps MIPI camera serial interface and display serial interface retimer with high bandwidth. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

Sensorless 3-Phase Motor Controller aids BLDC implementation.

June 22, 2016

Supporting 5.5–20 V operating range (4.5–40 V transient), AEC-Q100-qualified LV8907UW enables streamlined solutions for driving 3-phase brushless motors. IC, in base configuration, can operate without external MCU and does not require any programming. Open- and closed-loop speed control are possible. For more complex applications, LV8907UW can support MCU via integrated linear regulator, LIN transceiver, and watchdog timer. Integrated dual-stage charge pump allows 100% duty-cycle operation. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Aluminum Electrolytic Capacitor features glass-to-metal seal.

June 22, 2016

With glass-to-metal seal that prevents dry-out, Slimpack Type MLSH handles demanding military and aerospace applications. Hermetic unit features 1.5 V reverse voltage and maximum operating temperature of 125°C, with no derating required. Measuring 1.0 x 1.5 x 0.5 in., unit can replace parallel and series banks of wet tantalum capacitors in new and existing designs, especially where bulk storage is paramount. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Grid Resistors feature stainless steel resistive element.

June 22, 2016

Utilizing magnetic stainless steel material, GRE1, GRE2, and NGR Grid Resistors provide TCR of ±365 ppm/°C and deliver corrosion resistance for dynamic braking resistors, testing of load banks, and motor control. Devices utilizing non-magnetic stainless steel alloy offer TCR of ±930 ppm/°C. GRE1 and GRE2 models combine power ratings up to 24 kW with operating temperatures to +400°C, while NGR devices feature GRE1 resistors mounted in weatherproof IP23-rated enclosure with performance to +760°C. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

N-Channel Power MOSFET maintains typical Rdson of 54 mOhm.

June 22, 2016

Offered in 1.53 x 0.77 mm silicon-based package, 60 V Model CSD18541F5 maintains typical on-resistance of 54 mΩ at 10 V gate-to-source, and is designed to replace standard small-signal MOSFETs in space-constrained industrial load-switch applications. LGA package features 0.5 mm pitch between pads for easy mounting and is 80% smaller than traditional 60 V load switches. Integrated ESD protection diode safeguards MOSFET gate from over voltage. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Radial Aluminum Capacitors operate at up to 150°C.

June 21, 2016

Available in 10 case sizes from 10 x 12 mm to 18 x 35 mm, AEC-Q200-qualified 160 RLA Series targets automotive and industrial applications. Devices offer impedance down to 23 mΩ at 100 kHz, ripple current to 2,000 mA at +150°C, and capacitance from 33–3,300 µF over 16–50 V range. As polarized aluminum electrolytic capacitors with non-solid electrolytes, self-healing dielectrics, and radial leads, devices are specified for smoothing, filtering, and buffering in SMPS and DC/DC power supplies. Read More