Medical DC/DC Converters offer 2 x MOPP, patient leakage to 2 µA.

Press Release Summary:

JHL03 (3 W) and JHL06 (6 W) series are available with 5/12/15 Vdc single outputs and ±12 or ±15 Vdc dual outputs as well as 10–17 Vdc or 20–30 Vdc input. In addition to 5/12/15 Vdc single outputs, JHM15 (15 W) series offers ±5, ±12, or ±15 Vdc dual outputs and 2:1 input voltage range options of 9–18 Vdc or 18–36 Vdc. All models are encapsulated, isolated, and regulated DC/DC converters approved to 3rd edition international medical safety standards EN60601-1:2006 and ANSI/AAMI ES60601-1:2005.

Original Press Release:

3, 6 and 15 Watt Medical DC/DC Converters Offer 2 x MOPP and Patient Leakage to 2 uA

XP Power today announced the JHL & JHM series of encapsulated, isolated and regulated DC-DC converters for medical applications. Available with single and dual outputs, the 3 Watt JHL03, the 6 Watt JHL06 and the 15 Watt JHM15, are all packaged in industry-standard format cases. Their size is model dependant, ranging from an industry standard DIP-24 for the JHL03 and JHL06 through to 1.6 x 1.0 x 0.4 inches for the JHM15 series.

All models are approved to the 3rd edition international medical safety standards EN60601-1:2006 and ANSI/AAMI ES60601-1:2005, feature a low 2uA maximum patient leakage current, and offer 2 x means of patient protection (2 x MOPP). They also have a double / reinforced isolation barrier that provides 4000 VAC maximum input to output isolation for one minute with a 250 VAC working voltage.

The JHL03 and JHL06 series single output models are available with 5, 12 or 15 VDC and duals +/- 12 or +/- 15 VDC. Two input range variants are available across the JHL series, 10 – 17 or 20 – 30 VDC, accommodating nominal 12 or 24 VDC applications.

The JHM15 series comprises two 2:1 input voltage range options of 9 – 18 or 18 – 36 VDC. Singles provide 5, 12, or 15 VDC and duals +/- 5, +/- 12 or +/- 15 VDC models.

An output voltage trim function is available across the single output models of JHL/JHM series, and provides a +/- 10% adjustment of the output in order to accommodate losses or for special applications.

The units meet the EN55011 Level A EMI standard for both conducted and radiated emissions without the need for any external filtering components.

Capable of operating in most environments and over an extended operating temperature from –40 to +80 degrees, the JHM15 can deliver the full output power up to + 60 degrees C without derating. The JHL03/06 series operate from -20 to + 80 degrees C with full output power available up to +50 degrees C.

Typical applications include medical devices that require a low power isolated and regulated DC-DC converter that has an extremely low patient leakage current and reinforced insulation.

The JCL03 single output series is priced at $25.77 for 500 pcs orders and is available from Newark, Digi-Key, or direct from XP Power and come with a 3 year warranty.

For further information and reader enquiries:


Duane Darrow

XP Power

990 Benecia Avenue,

Sunnyvale, CA 94085

Tel: (971)-322-0326



William Sng SK


Tel: +65 68469368


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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