Electronic Components & Devices

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

LED Railroad Lamps create bright, glowing spotlight.

August 1, 2006

Featuring round dome-shaped fixture, PAR46 Series Lamp Marker Lights exceed SAE requirements and standards to provide safe, bright light to many industrial applications. Sealed housing is resistant to moisture and dust, making lights suited for outdoor use and harsh environments. Available in 25-38 Vdc or 10-85 Vdc Red, or 10-85 Vdc White, units generate negligible amount of heat, reach peak intensities up to 350 cd, and use only 3.80 W of power. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Circuit Protector prevents damage to telephony equipment.

August 1, 2006

Incorporating PolySwitch(TM) PPTC overcurrent technology with MOV component, thermally protected 2Pro(TM) provides current limiting during overcurrent events and voltage clamping during overvoltage events. Hold current is greater than 120 mA, and voltage clamp at 1 mA is ~270 V. Featuring resettable functionality, RoHS-compliant device is suited for use in cordless phones, VoIP gateways, data modems, set-top boxes, security systems, analog linecards, and ISDN linecards. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Chipset is designed for broadband DSL.

August 1, 2006

ARION(TM) eXtremeVDSL2(TM) system-on-a-chip family offers 100 Mbps symmetric data rates and is targeted for DSL access equipment manufacturers for central office and customer premises equipment markets. Solution brings voice and video for multi-channel video, HDTV, video-on-demand, and interactive gaming applications. Featuring multi-mode operation for auto-detection and connectivity to legacy modems, ARION allows migration of old technologies to VDSL2 without infrastructure re-design. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

Valve Manifold Connectors feature IP67 protection.

August 1, 2006

With XV Fieldbus Connectors, users can add valve manifolds from various manufacturers to I/O system with minimal configuration. Complete electronics for 8, 16, or 24 valves are integrated in compact housing with standard D-sub interface. Connections to remote backplane and power supply are standard M8 and M12 connectors to facilitate wiring and provide resistance from elements. Connection to valve manifold is also sealed to ensure IP67 protection. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Audio Subsystems shield high-frequency interference.

July 31, 2006

LM4946 and LM4947 Boomer® audio subsystems incorporate RF suppression circuitry that prevents output from injecting noise back into amplifier signal path, mono amplifier, headphone amplifier, and 3D sound enhancement. Measuring 4 x 4 mm, LM4946 and LM4947 feature 540/500 mW of power, stereo headphone amplifiers providing 35/30 mW per channel, and 4/6 inputs, respectively. Both subsystems offer 32-step digital volume control and 8 distinct output modes. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Electronic Components & Devices

Proximity Switches meet strict space requirements.

July 31, 2006

Available in solid-state electronic and reed styles, Series 9F universal sensors are corrosion- and washdown-resistant and fit into any 4 mm T slot. Electronic version exhibits sensitivity to magnetism, while reed style offers operating voltage range of 0-120 V, AC/DC, 50/60 Hz. Both styles, compatible with intrinsically safe barriers, feature indicator light and 9 ft cable. Optional 8 mm circular connector with pig tail cable is also available. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics

Reflective Color Sensing Assembly sorts surfaces by color.

July 31, 2006

Used in photometric applications, OPB780 digitally measures red, green, and blue components of light reflected from surface being sensed. Product utilizes white LED to illuminate surface of object or liquid being sensed, while reflected light is received by 8 x 8 photodiode array. Operating from 5 V power supply, product measures 1.08 x 0.843 x 0.355 in. and is housed in plastic design capable of being mounted to PCB or flush-mounted to surface using clips. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

Voltage Regulators suit high-current applications.

July 31, 2006

Series TPS74 1.5-3 A low-dropout linear regulators (LDO) feature 1% voltage regulation accuracy rate over line, load, and temperature. Supporting input voltages as low as 0.9 V, LDOs have adjustable output of 0.8-3.3 V and deliver ultra-low dropout of 55 mV at 1.5 A (TPS74201/TPS74301) and 115 mV at 3 A (TPS74401). Capacitor-free LDOs meet sequencing requirements for high-current applications such as telecom, notebooks, and servers that use FPGAs and DSPs. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

Dual ULDO Voltage Regulator suits portable applications.

July 28, 2006

Offered in 2 x 2 mm, 8-pin leadless MLF® package, MIC5330 ultra-low dropout (ULDO(TM)) voltage linear regulator integrates 2 independently controlled LDOs that require 1 uF ceramic capacitors. Both feature quiescent current of 75 µA per output, turn-on time of 30 µsec, and current limit as well as thermal shutdown protection. With over 70 dB power supply ripple rejection, IC features ultra low dropout voltage of 75 mV @ 300 mA and delivers 150 mA/mm². Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Linear LED Drivers deliver fixed 100 mA output.

July 28, 2006

Suited for applications using 24/48 V inputs, constant current Models CL6 and CL7 feature built-in reverse polarity protection as well as over-temperature protection. With max ratings of 90 V, RoHS-compliant ICs are able to withstand transients without additional transient protection circuitry. Model CL7 also features active low enable input pin that allows logic level control of LED for on/off or PWM dimming control. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Incandescent LEDs emit 3,000 K warm white color.

July 27, 2006

Offered in standard 5 mm size, Series L200-XIW Super Bright LEDs feature water-clear dome lens housing that allows for 20° viewing angle. Solid-state design renders LEDs impervious to shock, vibration, frequent switching, and environmental extremes. They are suited for mini lamps, displays, telecommunications data products, pushbutton switches, safety area lighting, street lighting, and medical equipment. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

EL Lamp Drivers target handheld wireless devices.

July 27, 2006

Model HV835 dual segment low noise electroluminescent (EL) lamp driver features independent input control for lamp selection, 160 V peak-to-peak output, 2.0-5.8 V input supply, and drives two EL lamps with combined area of 3.5 sq in. Designed to drive single EL lamp up to 5 sq in., Model HV857L high voltage driver features circuitry for reduced audible noise, 190 V peak-to-peak output, and output timing for high efficiency. Both parts are RoHS compliant. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Multimedia SoC suits portable electronics.

July 26, 2006

Built on 0.18 micron process, mixed-signal multimedia system-on-a-chip (SoC) utilizes audio decoding and power management technologies. It supports USB 2.0 transfer rates, image storage and display, battery charge protection, and video display. Compatible with APE and OGG audio formats, as well as MP3 and WMA formats, product also works with Windows Media Digital Rights Management v10, Media Transfer Protocol, and AMV video engine. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Services

Reference Design is suited for 60 W power adapters.

July 26, 2006

Used for 60 W adapters powering consumer electronics, GreenPoint(TM) reference design meets standby and active mode energy efficiency regulations. It addresses all functional blocks of power adapter and achieves 88% energy efficiency. In standby mode, it consumes under 250 mW of power. Enabling device, NCP1337 PWM current-mode controller, combines true current-mode modulator and demagnetization detector to ensure full borderline/critical conduction mode in any load/line. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Step-Down Converter targets GSM applications.

July 26, 2006

Combining 600 mA step-down converter with 300 mA LDO linear regulator, Model AAT2505 offers solution for GSM mobile phones. Low RDS(ON) integrated power switches extend battery life and handset talk time by supporting efficiency levels up to 98%. With output voltage of 0.6 VIN, converter maintains low 27 µA no load quiescent current. Housed in 12-pin lead-free package, unit features 1.4 MHz switching frequency, 150 µs turn-on time, and temperature range of -40 to +85°C. Read More

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

LED Lamp is stop, turn, and tail lamp with reflex reflector.

July 25, 2006

Measuring 1 3/8 in. thick with overall size of 11 x 3 7/8 in., Model 267 LED Signal Lamp conforms to ECE regulations in both left- and right-hand drive countries. Horizontally mounted using 2 M6 bolts, lamp provides resistance to vibration and shock, low power consumption, and never needs bulb replacement. Lamp is designed for use in rugged environments, making it suitable for agricultural, construction mining, and recreational vehicles. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

System-on-Chip offers Ethernet and fieldbus connectivity.

July 25, 2006

With available network stacks, netX System on Chip (SoC) can be Master or Slave for Ethernet and fieldbus technologies in industrial control products that require built-in network connectivity. Product can also be used as network co-processor, leveraging protocol stacks and interfacing to host via dual port memory, USB, or serial. Along with various peripherals, SoC features processors that can be programmed to interface to virtually any network physical layer and protocol. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

CMOS LSI Chips feature Cu/low-k multilevel interconnects.

July 25, 2006

Featuring seamless low-k stack structure without any high-k silica layers, 45 nm node CMOS Basic Circuit Modules possess high-speed 5 GHz-clocked LSI operation potential at 0.9 V, making them suited for next-generation supercomputers and network servers. Parasitic capacitance of 140 nm pitched lines has been reduced to 85 fF/mm with effective dielectric constant of keff=2.99 Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Pulse Transistor suits S-band radar applications.

July 25, 2006

Housed in hermetically sealed package, class C Model 2731-100M provides 100 W peak power, 40% collector efficiency, and 8.0 dB power gain flatness. Unit performs over 2.7-3.1 GHz frequency range with 250 µs pulse width and 10% duty cycle. Providing VSWR 2:1 load mismatch and Vcc of +36 V, transistor is suited for air traffic control and military radar applications. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Pulsed Power Transistor targets avionics applications.

July 25, 2006

Providing 500 W of output power, extended length messaging Model MDS 500L offers 55% collector efficiency and 3:1 load mismatch tolerance for Mode-S applications in 1,030-1,090 MHz frequency range. Pulsing is rated at 32 µsec ON/18 µsec OFF x 48 repeated at 23 msec. Performance is based on bipolar silicon chip design that also provides max fast rise time of 80 nsec and Vcc of 50 V. Hermetic metal packaging supports avionics applications. Read More