Electronic Components & Devices

Electronic Components & Devices

Sine Wave Filters prevent damage to VFD motor drives.

June 25, 2015

Sine wave filters eliminate premature motor damage caused by high dv/dt, overvoltages, cable ringing, motor overheating, and eddy current losses caused by VFDs. Suitable for up to 200–800 hp motors (60–600 Hz), products convert rectangular PWM output voltage into smooth sine wave with low residual ripple. Effects include elongating high-speed motor service life and improving bearing life by eliminating circulating bearing currents. Models FN5020 and FN5040 are offered as open and enclosed. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Resistive Sensing Conditioner offers 24-bit measurement.

June 25, 2015

Supplied in 6 x 6 mm VQFN package, Model PGA900 provides precise 24-bit measurement of conditions such as pressure, strain, flow, or liquid levels. One-chip solution integrates 2 low-noise 24-bit ADCs to enable high-resolution signal acquisition, 14-bit DAC to provide highly linear analog outputs, and variety of output interfaces, including analog voltage, 4–20 mA current loop, SPI, I(2)C, UART, and 1-wire. Integrated power management accepts external power supply voltages from 3.3–30 V. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

On-Chip Network enhances SoC design based on physical synthesis.

June 25, 2015

Expanding on interleaved multi-channel technology (IMT), SonicsGN® 3.0 includes layout optimization features for design flows based on physical synthesis as well as place and route tools. SoC designers can eliminate multi-channel DRAM access bottlenecks with IMT and reduce layout tool iterations with flexible user control of hierarchical RTL partitioning and re-timing stage insertion. Also included, flexible reordering buffer architecture enhances concurrency. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Electronic Components & Devices

Transistor Photocouplers offer wide operating temperature.

June 25, 2015

Housed in SO16 package with operating temperature of -55 to +125°C, 4-channel TLP292-4 and TLP293-4 offer isolation voltage of 3,750 Vrms for high-density surface mount applications. Both are comprised of phototransistors optically coupled to InGaAs infrared emitting diodes. TLP292-4 is connected in inverse parallel configuration, and can operate directly by AC input current. With collector-emitter voltage of 80 V, devices support low input current while maintaining high current transfer ratio. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Controls & Controllers

Long-Range Broadband PLC SoC offers multi-hop functionality.

June 25, 2015

With multi-hop communication function, KL5BPLC250WMP BlueChip PLC Chip ensures stable communication over wide area by allowing terminal to bridge to other terminal devices and hop over great distances. Multi-hop function enables communication between Master and Terminal even when no direct communication link is possible between them by using Terminal as relay point. Adopting ITU-T G.9905 standard as routing protocol, BlueChip PLC allows up to 10-phase hopping. Read More

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

Linear 104 W LED Fixture has low-profile, explosionproof design.

June 24, 2015

Class 1 Division 1 & 2, Class 2 Division 1 & 2 rated LED light fixture, EPL-LP-48-LED, provides 13,520 lm while drawing 104 W of power. Protected behind tempered borosilicate glass tube that is protected by aluminum wire guard, 2 offset LED assemblies within fixture allow 100° horizontal beam spread and 140° vertical beam spread. Operating from 100–277 Vac, 5 in. wide product carries paint spray booth, ATEX, and IECEx certifications and has T5 temperature rating. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Electronic Components & Devices

Optical Sensor ICs foster integration and innovation.

June 24, 2015

Offered in single- or multiple-photodetector element configurations, LeddarCore™ sensor ICs offer optimized integration. Photodetector, pulsed light source, and optical elements enable development of applications with reliability, footprint, power, and robustness requirements. Used for optical detection and ranging devices, ICs are optimized for sensitivity, noise and lighting condition immunity, signal processing speed and accuracy regarding simultaneous measurements, and spatial awareness. Read More

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

Strain Gage Input Module offers 1,500 Vrms input-to-bus isolation.

June 24, 2015

Able to interface to quarter, half, or full-bridge sensors using 4- or 6-wire connection, MAQ®20-BRDG1 provides 4 channels of strain gage input. Unit interfaces to transducers with nominal resistance of 100 Ω to 1 kΩ; four 24-bit data converters provide measurement capability with accuracy to ±0.05%; and anti-alias filtering eliminates signal degradation from environmental noise. Signal range, bridge excitation voltage, and sample rate are all user configurable.
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Electronic Components & Devices

Ceramic Resonator VCO saves board space.

June 24, 2015

Covering 1,800 MHz frequency within tuning voltage range of 0.5–4.5 Vdc, Model TRO1800A-LF features spectrally clean signal of -117 dBc/Hz at 10 kHz offset. Device delivers 4±3 dBm output power into 50 Ω load while operating off 5 Vdc supply and drawing 25 mA of current. Housed in 0.375 x 0.375 x 0.12 in. standard 375 package, RoHS-compliant VCO operates over extended commercial temperature range of -40 to 85°C with typical second harmonic suppression of -10 dBc. Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Electronic Components & Devices

Miniature Housing optically isolates IR emitter, proximity sensor.

June 24, 2015

Fostering rapid prototyping, TSSP-HA provides optical isolation between 3 mm (T1) IR emitter and any Vishay TSSP-type presence or proximity sensor. Miniature plastic housing also aligns emitter and sensor leads on standard breadboard grids. Capable of withstanding wave soldering temperatures on opposite side of the PCB, RoHS-compliant product has cavity on each side of holder with recessed top edge for cover pieces. This simplifies designing of aperture for sensor or aiming tube for emitter. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Low-Noise VCO suits satellite communications applications.

June 24, 2015

Operating at 6,800 MHz within tuning voltage range of 0.5–4.5 Vdc, CRO6800Z-LF comes in 0.86 x 0.63 x 0.22 in. VCO-24H package and features clean spectral signal of -104 dBc/Hz @ 10 kHz offset and typ tuning sensitivity of 18 MHz/V. RoHS-compliant product delivers +5 dBm output power into 50 Ω load while operating off 5 Vdc supply and drawing 69 mA typ. Operating range is -40 to +85°C, typical fundamental rejection is -35 dBc, and second harmonic suppression is -40 dBc.
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Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics, Green & Clean, Electronic Components & Devices

Combiner Box suits photovoltaic installations.

June 23, 2015

Housed in NEMA4X fiberglass enclosure, 1500 V SlimLine Combiner Box features 100% load break UL98B rated disconnects and surge suppression. Busbars utilized are C1100 oxygen-free and are precision milled to ensure optimum contact and long- term reliability. Multiple off-the-rack and custom options are available up to 400 A and 32 strings. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics

Pulsed Laser Diode Modules suit optical test applications.

June 22, 2015

Operating at center wavelength of 1490 nm, Series SCW 1430 is specifically designed for optical test applications such as optical time-domain reflectometers and optical spectrum analyzers. Al RWG F/P units come in 4 packages: 14-pin DIL, 14-pin butterfly, 3-pin coaxial, and 3-pin TO56. Integrating into new or existing systems, RoHS-compliant modules deliver no less than 100 mW optical power (fiber) and minimum of 300 mW (TO56). Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

ARM-Based Processor fosters efficient capacity scaling.

June 22, 2015

Based on ARM® Cortex®-A9 CPU, Sitara™ AM4376 processor supports industrial protocols for automation and industrial drives. Included programmable real-time industrial communications subsystem (PRU-ICSS) offloads tasks from ARM, and optional 3D graphics acceleration is available for enhanced UIs. Commercial (0 to 90°C), industrial (-40 to +90°C), and extended (-40 to +105°C) junction temperature ranges are available, as are 300 MHz, 800 MHz, and 1 GHz options. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

XMC Mezzanine Module supports reconfiguration by user.

June 22, 2015

Able to be reconfigured via direct download into Flash configuration memory over PCIe bus or JTAG port, XMC-7A200 serves as co-processor applying custom logic and algorithms to streams of remote sensor data. Features include Xilinx® Artix®-7 FPGA and 128M x 16-bit Quad DDR3 SDRAM as well as 4-lane high-speed serial interface on rear P15 connector for PCIe Gen 1/2 (standard), Serial RapidI/O, and Xilinx Aurora implementations. Rear I/O and other build options are also available. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

N-Channel MOSFET saves space in mobile devices.

June 22, 2015

Housed in chipscale MICRO FOOT® 0.8 x 0.8 mm package with 0.357 mm profile, TrenchFET® 20 V Model Si8824EDB extends battery usage and saves space in smartphones, tablets, wearable devices, solid-state drives, and portable medical devices. Unit features extremely low on-resistance of 75 mΩ at 4.5 V, 82 mΩ at 2.5 V, 90 mΩ at 1.8 V, 125 mΩ at 1.5 V, and 175 mΩ at 1.2 V. To prevent static damage from handling or human body contact, MOSFET has 2,000 V integrated ESD protection. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Thin Film Flat Chip Resistors operate up to 1,000 V.

June 18, 2015

Available in 1206 and 1210 case sizes, TNPV e3 Series covers resistance range from 121 kΩ to 3.01 MΩ. Devices feature low VCR of <1 ppm/V, tight tolerances to ±0.1%, and low TCR down to ±10 ppm/K. Operating over temperature range of -55 to +125°C, resistors offer dissipation to 0.33 W at ambient temperature of 70°C. RoHS-compliant units are extremely stable in various environmental conditions, as confirmed by load-life stability of ≤ ± 0.05 % for 1,000 hr at rated power and +70°C. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

TVS Diodes protect sensitive automotive electronics.

June 17, 2015

Supplied in DO-15 (DO-204AC) package, TP6KE Series protects sensitive electronic equipment from voltage transients induced by load dump and other transient voltage events. These AEC-Q101 qualified products, available as unidirectional and bidirectional polarity devices with 10–77 V standoff voltage range, provide 600 W peak pulse power dissipation, have operating junction temperature up to 175°C, and comply with IEC 61000-4-2 and IEC 61000-4-4 standards. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Power Modules suit motor driving and inverter applications.

June 16, 2015

Rated at 600 V, IPM Intelligent Power Modules integrate gate drivers, bootstrap diodes, IGBTs or power MOSFETs, as well as fly wheel diode within single package. Units offer range of currents, including 1.5, 2.5, 10, 15, 20, and 30 A. Featuring aluminium-based Silicon-on-insulator technology, ICs include current limit for bootstrap diode, under voltage lock-out for floating supply, fault output, thermal shut-down, and short circuit protection, plus FWD (IGBT version) to eliminate flyback. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

N-Channel Power MOSFETs target automotive applications.

June 16, 2015

Featuring chip that uses U-MOSVIII-H process in TO-220SM(W) package, Models TK160F10N1 and TK200F04N1L are 100 V/160 A and 40 V/200A MOSFETs, respectively. Devices achieve low on-resistance characteristics of RDS(ON) = 0.78 m (typical) at V(GS) = 10 V for TK200F04N1L and RDS(ON) = 2.0m (typical) at V(GS) = 10 V for TK160F10N1. With low thermal resistance of R(th(ch-c))=0.4°C/W max, both MOSFETs are suited for electric power steering, DC-DC converters, motor drivers, and load switches. Read More