Electronic Components & Devices

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

LED Retrofit Kits replace recessed ceiling downlights.

May 19, 2015

Operating from 100–277 Vac, RDL36 Series can directly replace 100–250 W old-technology CFL, halogen, and metal-halide downlights while using only 21, 25, 41, or 42 W. UL-Listed, chip-on-board kits come in choice of 3,000 K, 4,000 K, or 5,000 K and can be retrofitted into existing 4, 6, 7, and 8 in. housings/trims. Units provide medium beam of 40° and CRI surpassing 83. Made with aluminum alloy heatsink and housing, lights have  0–10 V dimmability and luminosity from 1,145–3,515 lm. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

High-Voltage MLCs serve automotive/power applications.

May 19, 2015

Comprised of multilayer ceramic (MLC) capacitors qualified to AEC-Q200 and rated for 1,000 Vdc, SV Series features C0G (NP0) Class I dielectric materials and radial leads. Capacitance values range from 1,000 pF to 0.015 µF, and available tolerances include J (±5%), K (±10%), and M (±20%). Conformally coated to eliminate arc flashover potential, products operate from -55 to +125°C and come in 3 case sizes with 5.08 mm thickness and 11.9 x 10.2 mm, 7.62 x 9.14 mm, and 10.2 x 11.7 mm footprints. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Bias Tees support signal processing applications.

May 19, 2015

Available in high frequency, high current, and standard models, BTHF, BTHC, and BTS Series offer frequency ranges of 10 MHz to 40 GHz, 500 MHz to 4 GHz, and 10 MHz to 18 GHz, respectively. Units are designed for use in biasing active antennas, amplifiers, and laser diodes and for DC blocking or return in broadband microwave, RF, data communication, and ADC/DAC applications. Operating from -55 to +100°C, all series are matched to 50 Ω and are available as RoHS-compliant parts. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Mounting & Attaching Products, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Controls & Controllers

Connectivity Devices can accommodate any network requirement.

May 19, 2015

Targeting drives and motion applications, Anybus CompactCom 40-series enables drives manufacturers to comply with such profile specifications as PROFIdrive, EtherCAT DS402, and transparent DS402 on other networks. Process data latency is lower than 15 µsec, and 1,500 bytes of process data can be transferred in each direction. Accelerating testing and compliance, products are pre-certified for network conformance by all major network organizations. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

A/D Converters offer maximum sampling rate of 200 Msps.

May 19, 2015

Housed in 124-lead VTLA packages, Series MCP37DX0-200 and MCP372X0-200 feature 12- and 14-bit pipelined A/D converters with 67 dB SNR and over 96 dB SFDR. Converters operate at 338 mW including LVDS digital I/O for 12-bit devices and 348 mW for 14-bit devices. In addition to digital processing features, units include decimation filters for optimized SNR and phase, offset and gain adjustment. Data is available through serial DDR LVDS or parallel CMOS interface and configured via SPI. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Watertight LEDs feature solder lug/faston terminations.

May 19, 2015

Offered in chrome or black matte finishes, CRM Series features rear mount design with fast pitch threads and special nuts for quick installation in extreme and outdoor applications. Vibration- and water-resistant LED indicators are available with 2.8 x 0.5 mm fastons as well as pin and lead terminations. Leaded and pin terminated versions can be sealed to IP67 with voltages up to 60 Vdc and 240 Vac, while models terminated with fastons can be sealed to IP66 with voltages up to 60 Vdc. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Controls & Controllers

Embedded Motor Controller supports small electric drives.

May 18, 2015

Housed in 6 x 6 mm leadless QFN40 package, Model HVC 4223F supports direct drive of BLDC, BDC, and stepper motors. Integrated digital and analog components include comparators with virtual star point reference, diagnosis, and protection functions; programmable gain amplifier; A/D converter; embedded voltage regulators with up to 40 V load dump; and 6 identical half bridges to drive high currents. HVC 4223F can be directly connected to motor windings without need for external MOSFETs. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

TVS Diode Array provides 4 lines of ESD protection.

May 18, 2015

Housed in 0.93 x 0.53 mm flip chip package, bidirectional SP1015 Series protects data lines that may experience destructive ESD. Diodes can safely absorb repetitive ESD strikes (±20 kV contact, ±30 kV air) well above maximum level specified in IEC61000-4-2 international standard without performance degradation. With just 0.65 Ω of dynamic resistance, SP1015 Series supports low clamping voltage needed to protect small-geometry ICs used in modern electronic devices. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Ultrafast Recovery Diodes minimize conduction losses.

May 18, 2015

Offered as die in wafer form, H and U Series FRED Pt® Gen 4 Ultrafast recovery diodes are optimized for high-frequency converters in power modules, motor drives, UPS, and solar or welding inverters. Designed to minimize conduction losses in medium-speed circuits, U Series features forward voltage down to 1.4 V for 600 V devices and 1.48 V for 650 V devices. H Series offers reverse recovery times down to 25 ns with forward voltages down to 1.65 V for 600 V devices and 1.74 V for 650 V devices. Read More

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Smart Ready SoC doubles data rates for IoT devices.

May 15, 2015

Part of WICED™ Wireless Internet Connectivity for Embedded Devices family, BCM20706 integrates Bluetooth and Bluetooth Smart onto single chip with built-in ARM Cortex CM3 MCU offering clock speed up to 96 MHz. Device doubles data rates over Bluetooth Smart link, extending battery life for Internet of Things devices. Additional features include over 100 KB applications RAM for consumer applications and integrated power amplifier with max 10 dBm for Bluetooth Smart to maximize range. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Controls & Controllers

Digital Signal Controllers suit digital power applications.

May 15, 2015

Housed in 4 x 4 mm UQFN package for space-constrained designs, dsPIC33EP GS Series delivers performance needed to implement sophisticated non-linear, predictive, and adaptive control algorithms at high switching frequencies. Controllers include up to five 12-bit ADCs with as many as 22 ADC inputs, providing total throughput of 16 MS/s with 300 ns ADC latency. For higher-precision designs, devices also have 12-bit DACs for each of 4 analog comparators. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Electronic Components & Devices

High-Speed Photoreceiver features variable gain.

May 14, 2015

Using InGaAs or Si photodiodes followed by variable gain transimpedance amplifier, Model OE-300 covers 320–1,700 nm wavelength range. Unit has switchable gain from 102 to 108 V/A giving precise measurements within wide dynamic range from nanowatts up to 10 mW optical power. Using free space input option, OE-300 works with standard optical accessories like tubes and lenses. FC and SMA optical fiber inputs are also available. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

ADCs and DVGA promote optimal wideband equipment performance.

May 13, 2015

Offering 2 channels in 10 x 10 mm package, 16-bit ADS54J60 offers traits — >70 dBFS SNR at 1 GSPS, -159 dBFS/Hz noise floor, 86 dBc SFDR — that promote spectral purity and enable finding of weak signals in presence of large, unwanted blockers. As 14-bit, 500 MSPS ADC, ADS54J54 offers 4 channels in 9 x 9 mm package. Both ADCs work together with 4.5 GHz LMH6401 fully differential digital variable gain amplifier (DVGA) to provide optimal performance while reducing power and space requirements. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Steering Diode/TVS Array protects high-speed data line circuits.

May 13, 2015

With 0.9 pF capacitance rating, PAZC099 provides surge suppression and ESD (> 25 kV) protection in high-speed data line applications. There are 8 steering diodes for up to 4 individual data or transmission lines and one transient voltage suppressor (TVS) diode for power bus. Rated for 5.0 V applications with 100 W peak pulse power per line (8/20 µsec), product is also suited for circuit protection in USB 1.0/2.0/3.0 applications, DVI interfaces, and other portable electronics applications. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

BGA Socket operates at bandwidths up to 75 GHz.

May 12, 2015

Designed for 2.64 x 3.94 mm package size with 6 x 9 array and 0.4 mm pitch, Model GT-BGA-2024 operates up to 75 GHz with less than 1 dB of insertion loss. Socket is designed to dissipate few watts using compression screw and can be customized up to 100 W with modified fin design on top of screw and adding axial flow fan. Contact resistance is typically 30 mΩ per pin. Operating from -55 to +160°C, socket is constructed with clamshell lid and is mounted on PCB with no soldering. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

DC/DC Converter incorporates low on-resistance power MOSFETs.

May 12, 2015

Providing up to 3 A of current, Rohm BD9D321EFJ features SLLM™ (Simple Light Load Mode) control, which ensures optimal efficiency in light-load conditions, making converter suited for equipment and devices that demand minimal standby power consumption. Constant on-time control eliminates need for external phase compensation circuit. Supplied in HTSOP-J8 package, synchronous buck switching regulator includes over current, short circuit, thermal shutdown, under voltage lockout protection. Read More

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Hardware and Software Tools aid MAV electronics development.

May 11, 2015

Available in variants compatible with DuoVero or with Overo computers-on-module (COMs), AeroCore 2 provides intelligence needed to build next generation micro-aerial vehicles (MAVs). Solution runs NuttX RTOS on ARM Cortex-M4 MCU and provides space on board for Linux-powered supervisor COM. Along with RC radio control support, features include precision GPS, Wi-Fi® connected autopilot, and video streaming functionality. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Universal Signal Isolators accept voltages up to 3,600 Vdc.

May 8, 2015

Optimized for DC railway and light rail transit applications, P40000 ProLine Signal Isolators provide >0.1% gain error, cutoff frequency of >5 kHz with optional loss pass filtering, and >0.1 ms rise times. Units also offer high immunity to transient noise of T-CMRR >115 dB, with virtually no influence from common mode voltages. For shunt based current measurements, P41000 Series can accept voltages from ±60 mV to ±100 V, converting them into impressed ±20 mA, ±10 V, or 4-20 mA output signals. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Thick Film Chip Resistors deliver up to 500 V.

May 8, 2015

Designed with protective metal glaze on ceramic, RCV e3 Series offers high limiting element voltages of 400 V and 500 V in compact 0805 and 1206 case sizes with power ratings of 0.125 and 0.25 W, respectively. Devices offer tolerances of 1% and 5%, TCR of ±100 ppm/K and ±200 ppm/K, and resistance range from 100 kΩ to 10 MΩ. With high temperature operation up to +155°C, RoHS-compliant resistors are suitable for power supplies, battery chargers, vacuum tubes, and converters. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Material Handling & Storage, Chemical Processing & Waste Management

Vacuum Generator turns pipe into materials/parts conveyor.

May 8, 2015

Designed to attach to plumbing pipe couplers, aluminum 3/8 NPT and 1/2 NPT Threaded Line Vac® Air Operated Conveyors convert ordinary pipe into conveying system. CE-compliant products eject compressed air to produce vacuum on one end with high output flows on other. Response is instantaneous, and regulating compressed air pressure provides infinite control of conveying rate. Uses include moving small parts, material or gases, and scrap/product out of small spaces. Read More