USB 3.0 Hub Controller uses low power 80 Nm CMOS technology.

Integrated single chip solution, VIA VL810 SuperSpeed USB hub controller allows single USB port to be used by up to 4 high-bandwidth USB 3.0 devices simultaneously. Upstream and downstream ports are also backwards compatible with previous USB specifications and offer support for hi- (480 Mbps), full- (12 Mbps), and low-speed (1.5 Mbps) traffic. Controller allows devices to communicate latency...

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CCFL Backlight Controller targets 40 in. and larger LCD TVs.

CCFL Backlight Controller targets 40 in. and larger LCD TVs.

Featuring PureBLACK(TM) technology, LX6503A(TM) Inverter Controller optimizes black-level quality and dynamic contrast performance in 40 in. and larger LCD TVs. Unit features soft-start capability, fault indication, and flexible configuration support for push-pull, full-bridge or half-bridge drive topologies. Synchronization functionality synchronizes both frequency and phase of lamp current...

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Prototype Shop Gets 20% Faster Set-Up and Running Times with New CNC Turning Machine

Prototype Shop Gets 20% Faster Set-Up and Running Times with New CNC Turning Machine

Fryer Easy Turn Combination Lathe with Siemens SINUMERIK 840D sl CNC lets operators at Continental Machine program, set-up and run faster; critical for one-off operations By definition, says Josh Johnson, vice-president, Continental Machine, Rockford, Illinois, his prototype and short-run production shop must constantly run lean. There can be no tolerating excessive programming, set-up or...

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Industrial Joystick Motion Controller operates analog devices.

Industrial Joystick Motion Controller operates analog devices.

Housed in NEMA 4X/IP66 stainless steel enclosure, M2000-Nx Series features gasket-sealed bottom plate with rubber feet to prevent slippage on dirty, wet surfaces. COTS unit has 8-pin NEMA 4 connection, providing X and Y axis voltage outputs, center voltage reference, and optional 1 or 2 pushbutton voltage outputs. With choice of 8 joystick knobs, unit offers many configurations for precision...

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Web-Based Monitoring System supervises bins, tanks, and silos.

Web-Based Monitoring System supervises bins, tanks, and silos.

Enabling remote wireless inventory management of stored material, BinLink-® consists of SmartBob2 and SmartBob-TS1 sensors mounted on bins, wireless or wired data communication network, gateway to provide connectivity to PC or IP network, and data collection software that can be viewed by authorized user via Internet connection. System features encryption and authentication functions for...

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Vaisala's New Runway Visual Range System Approved for Air Traffic Control Use in the USA

Availability of runway visual range information has a positive impact on flight safety and airport capacity (Louisville, CO, December 22, 2009) The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has approved Vaisala AviMet-® PC-Based Runway Visual Range (RVR) system for air traffic control use in airports across the country. The primary users of the system are air traffic controllers who access RVR...

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R&M Materials Handling, Inc. Introduces NRGmaster, an Alternative to C-track Festoons

R&M Materials Handling, Inc. Introduces NRGmaster, an Alternative to C-track Festoons

SPRINGFIELD, OH -- R&M Materials Handling, Inc. is pleased to introduce NRGmaster, a modern alternative to C-track festoons. The NRGmaster track system eliminates dangling cables and provides a sleek crane, inherently increasing hook coverage on the shop floor and decreasing common C-track festoon maintenance pitfalls. It comes standard with a radio control, allowing the operator to be free to...

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Flash MCUs provide 64 k to 256 kByte Flash memory options.

Flash MCUs provide 64 k to 256 kByte Flash memory options.

Based on 32-bit ARM Cortex-M3 RISC processor, SAM3S Series general-purpose microcontrollers save 50% power at 1 MHz operation with consumption of 2.3 mW. At maximum operating frequency of 64 MHz, devices consume 1.45 mW/MHz. Units provide system control, sensor interfaces, and optional external parallel bus interface. Operating from supply voltage of 1.62-3.6 V, MCUs include On-Die Termination,...

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Wireless Networking Modules suit data-intensive applications.

Suited for building automation and security, MiniCore Ethernet RCM5760 and Wi-Fi RCM5650W modules offer up to 640 KB SRAM for data storage, 1 MB flash memory for program storage, and 2 MB serial flash for mass storage. Both pin-compatible modules, supplied in mini PCIe form factor, facilitate placement of wired/wireless network connectivity on motherboard. Depending on version, modules include up...

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