Product News: Electrical Equipment & Systems

AC/DC Power Supplies accommodate challenging environments.

Press Release Summary:

Jan 07, 2013 - Supplied in potted and encapsulated, chassis-mount packages as small as 2.99 x 1.24 x 0.94 in., VSK-T series includes modules with ratings from 5–25 W. Package design also protects against environmental factors such as dust, moisture, shock, and vibration. Products have universal input of 85–264 Vac and provide fully regulated DC outputs of 3.3, 5, 9, 12, 15, 24, and 48 Vdc. Reaching efficiencies of up to 87%, series integrates protection features and offers 3K or 4K Vac isolation.

Original Press Release

Compact Chassis Mount AC-DC Power Supplies Ease Installation in Challenging Environments

Press release date: Jan 03, 2013

TUALATIN, Ore. – CUI Inc today announced the release of five new series of encapsulated ac-dc power supplies ranging from 5 W to 25 W.  The VSK-T family is housed in a potted and encapsulated chassis mount package, providing a convenient mounting solution when a dedicated circuit board for the power system is either not feasible or is cost prohibitive.   The units are compact, measuring as small as 76 x 31.5 x 24 mm (2.99 x 1.24 x 0.94 in) in the 5 W series.  The package design also protects against environmental factors such as dust, moisture, and shock and vibration, making these ac-dc modules ideally suited for use in a range of low power ITE, industrial, security and transport applications.

The VSK-T family provides a universal input of 85 to 264 Vac and fully regulated dc outputs of 3.3, 5, 9, 12, 15, 24, and 48 Vdc depending on the series.  The modules reach efficiencies of up to 87% and carry UL/cUL and CE 60950-1 certifications.  Protections for over voltage, over current, over temperature and short circuit are included as well as isolation voltages of 4K Vac in the 5 and 10 W versions and 3 K Vac in the 15, 20, and 25 W versions.  The VSK-T family is available immediately with prices starting at $8.90 USD for 1000 pcs.

Product name: VSK-T series
Availability: Stock to 6 weeks
Possible users: ITE, industrial, security, transportation
Primary features: Chassis mount package, rugged potted design
Cost: $8.90 for 1000pcs

About CUI Inc
CUI is a technology company focused on the development and distribution of electronic components. At the leading edge of power supply design, the organization supports customers as they strive to improve the energy efficiency and environmental credentials of their application.  The company's power group is complemented by a portfolio of world-class board level components, consisting of interconnect, sound, motion control and thermal products.  An unwavering commitment to create collaborative partnerships with customers and a drive to see that their design project is a success has been a hallmark of CUI's sustained growth since its founding in 1989.   As a leader in the industry, CUI will continue to invest in the future through new technologies, talented employees, expanded manufacturing capabilities, and a growing global reach.

CUI, Inc. is a subsidiary of CUI Global, Inc., a publically traded company under the ticker symbol CUGI.OB.

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