Green 130 W AC/DC Power Supply has open-frame design.

Press Release Summary:

Measuring 2 x 4 x 1.25 in., single-output ECS130 unit can generate up to 100 W when convection cooled or 130 W with 10 cfm forced airflow. Efficiency rating reaches 90%, and no load power consumption is <0.5 W. Operating from -40 to +70°C without any derating until +50°C, power supply accommodates full 80–264 Vac universal input and offers nominal output voltages from +12 to +48 Vdc. Solution meets medical equipment safety standards as well as standards for IT and industrial equipment.

Original Press Release:

XP Power Launch Family of "Green" 130 Watt 2" x 4" AC-DC Power Supplies

XP Power announced today a 130 Watt addition to the ECS series of AC-DC power supplies. Packaged in a compact 2 x 4 x 1.25 inch (50.8 x 101.6 x 31.8 mm) open-frame format, the high efficiency single output ECS130 can be either convection or forced air cooled and used in a variety of end-applications. When convection cooled, the unit is capable of up to 100 Watts output. The full 130 Watts output can be delivered with only 10 CFM airflow across the power supply. The series comprises 6 single output models providing the popular nominal output voltages from +12 to +48 VDC. The extra wide input accommodates the full universal voltage range from 80 – 264 VAC.

The “green” credentials of the ECS130 includes an efficiency of up to 90% and a no load power consumption of less than 0.5 Watt. Less wasted heat is generated and the specifications helps design engineer’s ensure their end-system meets the demanding requirements of international energy efficiency standards.  The supply can operate over an extended temperature range from -40 to +70 degrees C, with no derating until +50 degrees C.

The ECS130 meets ANSI/AMMI ES60601-1 and IEC60601-1 medical equipment safety standards and UL60950-1 / IEC60950-1 standards for IT and industrial equipment. It also complies with both Class B conducted and Class A radiated limits of both EN55011 / EN55022 standards for emissions without the need for additional filtering components.

Provision for a Class I or Class II input gives the designer the option of choosing to use an input ground if required. A cover can also be specified for class I applications.

The ECS series of power supplies suit designers of medical, IT or industrial equipment. Applications cover a wide variety, such as test and measurement, broadcast equipment, communications and data storage. The medical safety approval makes it suitable for products such as portable medical devices, home healthcare devices and personal drug delivery equipment.

The ECS130 is priced at $55.38 in 500 pc quantities. It is available from Newark or direct from XP Power and comes with a 3 year warranty.

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XP Power is committed to being a leading provider of power solutions, including AC-DC power supplies and DC-DC converters. With ISO9001:2008, XP Power offers total quality, from in-house design through to manufacturing facilities around the world. The company offers the widest range of power products available from one source and unrivalled technical and customer support, aiding both vendor consolidation and cost reduction programmes. XP has 27 sales offices throughout Europe, North America and Asia.

XP Power Ltd, a London Stock Exchange listed public company, has design centres in Fyfield (UK), Orange County (California), and Singapore, which also serves as the company’s headquarters. Manufacturing is carried out near Shanghai, China and Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. The design teams push back the boundaries of cost and technology, providing market leading power products. Dedicated in-house Engineered Solutions teams provide customer specific solutions, with rapid response times. The applications team provide expert technical support to help customers integrate and use XP power products worldwide.

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